Daily Archives: March 1, 2018

Atiku reveals why restructuring won’t solve Nigeria’s problems – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Atiku reveals why restructuring won't solve Nigeria's problems
Daily Post Nigeria
Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, on Thursday warned Nigerians against seeing restructuring as the panacea to the many challenges confronting the country. The Waziri of Adamawa stated this while speaking at the public presentation of the book, 'In
Good leadership, tackling corruption won't solve Nigeria's problems – AtikuPremium Times
Breaking:Nigeria's current structure facilitates corruption – AtikuVanguard
Restructuring as critical ingredient but no magic wand for a united, productive Nigeria, by Atiku AbubakarThe Eagle Online
The Whistler NG –Naija News –Ripples Nigeria –NAIJA.NG
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Reps pass vote of no confidence on Fayemi – Daily Post Nigeria


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Reps pass vote of no confidence on Fayemi
Daily Post Nigeria
The House of Representatives has unanimously passed a vote of no confidence on the Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, and the Minister of State, Mr. Abubakar Bawa-Bwari. This follows absence of both ministers at a sectoral
FG frustrating $1.5bn loan from US to fix Ajaokuta Steel – ExpertBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Reps Pass Vote Of No Confidence On Fayemi, OthersSaharaReporters.com
Face-Off: Reps pass vote of no confidence on Fayemi, othersPremium Times
Pulse Nigeria –The Nation Newspaper –TheCable –TV360
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Alleged False Asassination Claim: Dino docked, secures N100, 000 bail – Vanguard


Vanguard
Alleged False Asassination Claim: Dino docked, secures N100, 000 bail
Vanguard
ABUJA—-The Federal Government, on Thursday, docked Senator Dino Melaye before an Abuja High Court sitting at Maitama, over allegation that information he gave to the police about an assassination attempt on his life on 15 April 2017, was false. Dino
Alleged frame-up: Court grants Dino Melaye bailDaily Post Nigeria
Court Arraigns Dino Melaye For Misinforming The PoliceLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Sen. Melaye granted N100,000 bailDaily Trust
Pulse Nigeria –TheCable –SaharaReporters.com –The Eagle Online
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What Northern governors will do to address crisis in their region – Daily Post Nigeria


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What Northern governors will do to address crisis in their region
Daily Post Nigeria
Chairman, Northern States Governors' Forum and governor of Borno State, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, has assured that governors will take hard and critical look at conflicts in the country with a view of coming up with implementable ways and means of
Avoid Political, Ethnic, Religious coloration To Conflict, Northern Govs UrgeLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Security: Northern govs back cattle ranchingDaily Trust
We are not opposed to ranching – Northern GovernorsVanguard
The Nation Newspaper –SaharaReporters.com –Premium Times –The Punch
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Nigerian Army Commanding Officer Of The "Strike Force Group" Killed By Boko Haram Suicide Bomber In Sambisa … – SaharaReporters.com


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Nigerian Army Commanding Officer Of The "Strike Force Group" Killed By Boko Haram Suicide Bomber In Sambisa …
SaharaReporters.com
Lieutenant-Colonel AE Mamudu, one of the commanding officers of the Nigerian Army Strike Force Group, was on Thursday, killed by a vehicle-borne Improvised Explosive Device in Sambisa Forest. Military sources told SaharaReporters that Lieutenant
Two soldiers killed during operation to clear Sambisa ForestTVC News
Nigerian army commander killed in Sambisa ForestNAIJA.NG

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Make clear commitment to abolish double pay, pensions laws, SERAP tells NGF’s Yari – Vanguard


Vanguard
Make clear commitment to abolish double pay, pensions laws, SERAP tells NGF's Yari
Vanguard
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged “the Chairman, Nigeria Governors' Forum and Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari to emulate the example of Senate President Bukola Saraki and make a clear public commitment that the
Saraki Seeks End To Pension For Ex-govs, DeputesLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Nigeria: Saraki Expresses Happiness Over Stoppage of Pension to Ex-Governors, DeputiesAllAfrica.com
Saraki to Assemblies: Stop pension to ex-govsNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Aisha Buhari speaks on her son, Yusuf’s return – Daily Post Nigeria


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Aisha Buhari speaks on her son, Yusuf's return
Daily Post Nigeria
Yusuf was received at the airport by Minister of Health (State) Dr. Osagie on his return from Germany. Aisha on her verified twitter page, while thanking Nigerians for support and prayers wrote “We thank God for the return of our son Yusuf today after
Yusuf Buhari returns to Nigeria from medical treatment abroadPremium Times
Yusuf Buhari returns to Nigeria after medical treatment abroadTheCable
Yusuf Buhari Returns To Nigeria After Treatment In GermanySaharaReporters.com
360Nobs.com –NAIJA.NG –News Agency of Nigeria (press release) –Independent Newspapers Limited
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N10bn not missing at NHIS, Yusuf tells Reps – Vanguard


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N10bn not missing at NHIS, Yusuf tells Reps
Vanguard
ABUJA—Executive Secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Professor Usman Yusuf, yesterday, told members of the House of Representatives that no N10 billion was missing from the coffers of the agency. He explained that Ministry of Finance
Reps summon Udoma, Adeosun, others over N10 billion withdrawal from NHIS accountPremium Times
Reps panel invites Adeosun, Emefiele over N10bn NHIS fundDaily Trust
N10 billion not missing from NHIS coffers – YusufBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
The Punch –Naija News –Guardian (blog) –SIGNAL (press release)
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How Femi Fani-Kayode Spent N840 million In 6 months – EFCC Witness – SaharaReporters.com


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How Femi Fani-Kayode Spent N840 million In 6 months – EFCC Witness
SaharaReporters.com
A prosecution witness of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday gave the account details of a former Minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, from when the account was opened in February 2015 up until July of same year. The
Fani-Kayode claims Nigerian govt lied about sending Airforce jets to rescue Dapchi girlsDaily Post Nigeria
Alleged N4.6bn laundering: Witness testifies against Usman, Fani-Kayode, othersVanguard
How bank surcharged Fani-Kayode N2.2m for exceeding withdrawal limit – WitnessThe Punch
The Nation Newspaper –The Eagle Online –New Telegraph Newspaper
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Edo PDP: Of Fly-By-Night Defenders Of A Demeaning Culture – Leadership Newspapers (press release)


Leadership Newspapers (press release)
Edo PDP: Of Fly-By-Night Defenders Of A Demeaning Culture
Leadership Newspapers (press release)
As has become their stock in trade, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State, has gone to town with their ill-informed reasoning, trying to tell the people what is not, with a flippant assessment of statement by the Attorney General of Edo State
Human trafficking increased since APC assumed power – PDPDaily Post Nigeria
PDP blasts Edo govt over human trafficking to LibyaVanguard
ADP Accuses APC Of Planning To Rig Edo Council PollsIndependent Newspapers Limited
The Punch –THISDAY Newspapers –Guardian (blog) –Nigerian Observer
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Minister orders IG relocation to N’East, UN flays girls’ abduction – The Punch


The Punch
Minister orders IG relocation to N'East, UN flays girls' abduction
The Punch
The United Nations on Wednesday condemned the abduction of Dapchi schoolgirls in Yobe State by Boko Haram insurgents, calling for their “immediate and unconditional release.” The United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, in a statement by his
Chief of Air Staff relocates to Maiduguri, to coordinate search of Dapchi girlsVanguard
Video: Army intensifies search for 110 abducted school girlsThe Nation Newspaper
Dapchi Girls: NAF Explains Deployment Of SortiesLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Daily Trust –BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) –The Streetjournal –PRNigeria News (press release)
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APC and the confusion within – The Punch


The Punch
APC and the confusion within
The Punch
The All Progressives Congress must have felt very triumphant with what looked like a successful National Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. The party's national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, at his almost ever ebullient best, ventilated the
Tenure elongation: APC won't go beyond 2019 – Party chieftainVanguard
EXCLUSIVE: My role in tenure extension for Oyegun, others – Lagos APC ChairmanPremium Times
Obire Congratulates APC NEC, Delta Exco Over Tenure ExtensionLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Daily Post Nigeria –Daily Trust –The Nation Newspaper –Pulse Nigeria
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Gov for A’Ibom festival draw – The Punch


The Punch
Gov for A'Ibom festival draw
The Punch
Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel is expected to lead top government officials to the draw ceremony of the 2nd Akwa Ibom Youth Sports Festival at the Civil Service Auditorium in Uyo on Thursday. The draw will be for the team events, including
Over 50, 000 Akwa Ibom traders set to endorse Udom Emmanuel for 2nd TermVanguard
Draw Ceremony for AKS Youth Festival Holds Today in UyoTHISDAY Newspapers

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Establish cattle ranches before implementing anti-grazing law – IGP tells Nigerian governors – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria
Establish cattle ranches before implementing anti-grazing law – IGP tells Nigerian governors
Daily Post Nigeria
The Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Kpotun-Idris, on Wednesday, advised state governors to establish cattle ranches before enacting anti-grazing laws, to avert conflict between farmers and herdsmen. The IGP gave the advice at the Northern
Build ranches before passing anti-grazing laws, IGP cautions governorsPremium Times
IGP to governors: Establish ranches before anti-grazing lawThe Nation Newspaper
Why Police can't arrest herdsmen for open grazing – IGPNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Nigeria should take corruption rating by Transparency International as a challenge – Saraki – Vanguard


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Nigeria should take corruption rating by Transparency International as a challenge – Saraki
Vanguard
Senate President, Bukola Saraki says that the recent corruption rating of the country by Transparency International (TI) should be seen as a challenge to redouble efforts toward the country's anti-corruption campaign. Saraki. Saraki said this at a two
Anti-corruption war: Osinbajo speaks on Transparency International reportPremium Times
Dapchi Girls + Killer Herdsmen + Corruption = Buhari's Nemesis By Churchill OkonkwoSaharaReporters.com
2019 presidency: Pastor Chris Okotie bombards with compelling grammar in support of BuhariDaily Post Nigeria
The Nation Newspaper –TheCable –SundiataPost (press release) (blog) –Politics Nigeria
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Bayelsa govt records N1.4 billion increase in February salary – Premium Times


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Bayelsa govt records N1.4 billion increase in February salary
Premium Times
The Bayelsa State Government says it will spend N3.5 billion for the payment of civil servants salary in February against the N2.9 billion spent for January salary in the state. Governor Seriake Dickson disclosed this through his deputy, retired Rear
Ex-APC chieftain, Nathaniel Sylva, visits Dickson, lauds developments in BayelsaVanguard
Bayelsa records N1.4b increase in February salaryThe Eagle Online
Bayelsa reduces monthly wage bill to N2.9bnThe Nation Newspaper
NAIJA.NG –NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog) –TheNewsGuru
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