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PDP CALLS BUHARI UNREPENTANT TYRANT

PDP CALLS BUHARI UNREPENTANT TYRANT

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called President Muhammedu Buhari an unrepentant tyrant. The party made this known Monday on it twitter handle @pdpnigeria The party further said that the Buhari APC goverment does not know anything about democracy nor the rule of law and that a bag of rice is now N18,000 and Minimum wage is also N18,000. “This […]

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AVENGERS ARE BOMBING PIPELINES BECAUSE OF PROBE – FG

AVENGERS ARE BOMBING PIPELINES BECAUSE OF PROBE – FG

The Federal Government has said that the Niger Delta Avengers are bombing the petroleum facilities in the oil-rich region due to the President Muhammadu Buhari’s stance on anti-corruption crusade. It expressed optimism that the challenges posed by the destruction of the pipelines would soon be overcome. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the disclosure yesterday at a […]

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JONATHAN DENIES OWNING £15M HOUSE IN UK

JONATHAN DENIES OWNING £15M HOUSE IN UK

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has denied owning a £15m property in the United Kingdom. A former Editor of the UK SUN, Kelvin Mackenzie, had said in his weekly column on Saturday that Jonathan had bought a property in Surrey. He had said, “I hear the aptly named Goodluck Jonathan, the former President of oil-rich Nigeria, has bought a 12,000 square […]

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TOTAL OIL AND GAS SACK WORKERS WITHOUT PAY

TOTAL OIL AND GAS SACK WORKERS WITHOUT PAY

Just before that guy tells you that he works in Total Oil and gas, I think you should ask him the last time his salary was paid. Twitter user @papidray shared these photos and he claims that Total Oil workers were sacked without being paid their terminal benefits (final entitlements of an employee upon termination of an employment contract). This […]

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MILITANT GROUPS FIGHT OVER FGs NEGOTIATION

MILITANT GROUPS FIGHT OVER FGs NEGOTIATION

The noticeable crack in the camp of the militant groups bombing oil installations in the Niger Delta degenerated, yesterday, as one of them, Reformed Egbesu Boys of Niger Delta, unilaterally declared a cessation of hostilities. Meanwhile, Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, last night, raised a seven-man provisional team, tagged Aaron Team 2, to negotiate with the […]

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WAEC DOCUMENT SURFACES, BACKING AHAIWE’S CLAIM THAT BUHARI DIDN’T SIT FOR WAEC

WAEC DOCUMENT SURFACES, BACKING AHAIWE’S CLAIM THAT BUHARI DIDN’T SIT FOR WAEC

Interesting! Of all the people who filed suits challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s qualifications to stand for election into the office of the president regarding his West African School Certificate, WASC, in the run-up to the general election last year, it is only Nnamdi Nwokocha-Ahaaiwe who has refused to back down from pursuing the case in court. Read his genuinely reasons […]

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I PLANNED TO MAKE VEHICLES RUN ON GAS – OBASANJO

I PLANNED TO MAKE VEHICLES RUN ON GAS – OBASANJO

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday said his intention during his regime was to develop the nation’s natural gas for vehicles to use and reduce dependence on imported petrol. Obasanjo said he gave out licences to companies in a bid to achieve this, adding that by now, 50 per cent of the vehicles in the country should have been running […]

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500,000 TEACHERS’ RECRUITMENT PORTAL CRASHES ON DAY ONE

500,000 TEACHERS’ RECRUITMENT PORTAL CRASHES ON DAY ONE

The recruitment of 500,000 teachers by the Federal Government might have run into a hitch as the website for the exercise crashed on Sunday following what was suspected to be massive applications by prospective candidates. The Federal Government had, last week, announced that the recruitment of the teachers would commence on Sunday, directing interested Nigerians to apply through http://portal.npower.gov.ng/ But […]

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BANKS SEEK N10,000 WITHDRAWAL LIMIT

BANKS SEEK N10,000 WITHDRAWAL LIMIT

•Deposit declines by N1.029tr A proposal to limit the over the counter cash withdrawal by bank customers to N10,000 has been tabled before the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The Sub-committee on Payments Systems and Infrastructure of the Bankers Committee last week sent the proposal to the CBN. The proposal was presented at the committee’s meeting but it is not […]

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ARMS SCANDAL: AIR FORCE TO RETIRE AVMS, COMMODORES

ARMS SCANDAL: AIR FORCE TO RETIRE AVMS, COMMODORES

• Adigun, Ojuawo, Oguntoyinbo, Omenyi, Mamu, Kayode-Beckley On The List • Affected Officers To Face Trial, Lose Ranks There are strong indications that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) will, any moment from now, sack some of its senior officers over their indictment in the $2.1 billion arms procurement scandal and other corruption related offences. New Telegraph’s investigation revealed that the […]

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