September 2020

Buhari renews appointments of PTDF, PEF, NCDMB bosses

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President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed the appointments of Chief Executive Officers of agencies under the Ministry of Petroleum Resources. The agencies are Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), Petroleum Equalization Fund … Read more

Colonel, 2 soldiers die as Nigerian troops, bandits battle in Katsina

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The Nigerian military has lost one senior military officer (reportedly a Colonel) and two soldiers. Brigadier General Benard Onyeuko, Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, said this in a statement made … Read more

Boko Haram kills 15 security personnel in attack on Borno gov’s convoy

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An ambush on the convoy of Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, on Friday left about 15 persons dead. The governor’s convoy was said to have been attacked between Monguno and … Read more

Magi: why I didn’t appear before before Salami panel-Malami

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The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Thursday, explained why he decided not to honour the invitation by Justice Ayo Salami panel was … Read more

Soldiers rescue 20 kidnap victims

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Troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have rescued over 20 victims of kidnapping, including 11 women, a truck driver, and an undisclosed number of children abducted by bandits at different locations … Read more

CAMA law will enhance transparency, says Buhari

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The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Thursday, said the Companies and Allied Matters Act, 2020 which he recently signed into law would enhance transparency and corporate accountability and … Read more

Labour lists conditions to avert strike •Govt, NLC/TUC meet today •Governors to parley •’Mobilisation continues’

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After last week’s meeting, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) leadership were mandated to meet with their executives ahead of Thursday’s parley. However, both Labour … Read more

FG receives smart walk through sample collection booths from Korea

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The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Adeleke Mamora, with the Korean Ambassador to Nigeria, HE Lee In-tae, at the handover ceremony of the three Smart Walk-Through Booths for COVID-19 … Read more

$1.96 billion rail link with Niger Republic, PDP, others attack Buhari

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The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and some civil rights groups took a swipe at the Buhari regime over the planned construction of $1.96 billion rail link with Niger Republic. … Read more

We will resist Water Resources Bill-UNDEDSS

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The Niger Delta will resist the National Water Resources Bill 2020 “with every iota of its might”, a group, the United Niger Delta Energy Development Security Strategy (UNDEDSS), said yesterday. … Read more