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Daring The Police

A man who shared a wanted picture of himself on Facebook was captured by police just 45 minutes later. Anthony James Lescowitch Jr. had been...

Abuja Commodity Exchange For Sale

The Federal Government plans to sell its ownership of the Abuja Securities & Commodities Exchange by the middle of the year after missing an...

40,000 Prepaid Metres Coming To Kaduna

The Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company will take delivery of 40,000 prepaid metres from the World Bank in February, the company’s Managing Director, Malam Mohammed...

Privatisation Vote of Confidence

“We have absolute confidence in the way the Government and the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) have positioned the power sector reforms”, Alhaji Ibrahim...

Eating Fish For A Bigger Brain

Eating more fish could give you a bigger brain - and greater protection against diseases such as Alzheimer’s, claim researchers. They found people with higher...

7,000 years ago, Every Human Was Black?

Hunter-gatherer roots, Paleo diet and some possible traces of African genes A 7,000-year-old man from the Mesolithic Period had blue eyes and dark skin. (Pelopanton/CSIC) Dark...

Rep Seeks Review Of Adoption Laws

A member of House of Representatives, Hon Chris Emeka Azubogu, has reiterated the need to review adoption laws in the country. Azubogu, who represents Nnewi North/Nnewi...

MDGs: FG To Deliver 3,383 Health Projects In 210 LGAs

The federal government, through the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) 2013 Conditional Grant Scheme (CGS), will provide 3,383 health projects, 7,015 educational projects, 2,780 water and sanitation...

Senators To Okonjo-Iweala: You Are Imposing IMF, World Bank Policies On Nigeria

The highpoint of yesterday’s debate was the allegation by  some Senators that the Minister of Finance, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is imposing the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and...

Our Economic Indices Have Been Quite Impressive- VP SAMBO

Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo has remarked that the economic indices of Nigeria have been quite impressive since the inception of President Goodluck Jonathan’s...

Agric sector attracted $8b private sector investment in two years – Minister

The Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has said that agriculture attracted private sector investment valued at $8 billion in the past two years. Adesina...

CBN to Move 7% of External Reserves into Yuan

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Tuesday revealed plans to increase the Chinese Yuan’s proportion of the country’s external reserves from two percent to...

Senators begin probe of AMCON’s N5.6trn fund

Angered by its less than stellar performance in recovery of banks’ toxic assets after three years in business, Senators yesterday demanded a probe of...

TUC To Okonjo-Iweala: Explain Depleting Foreign Reserves

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) of Nigeria has urged the finance minister, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and director-general of the Budget Office, Dr Bright Okogu,...

Jonathan Restates Commitment to Auto Industry Devt

•  Nissan to roll out SUVs in April President Goodluck Jonathan  Thursay in Davos, Switzerland,  disclosed that his administration was poised to rapidly develop Nigeria’s...

SERAP Counters President Jonathan, States “400 billion Reasons” Corruption Is Nigeria’s Biggest Problem

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has faulted President Goodluck Jonathan over his statement yesterday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland to...

President Seeks N’Assembly’s Approval for Increase of Diaspora Bond to $300m

Forwards names of service chiefs for confirmation Omololu Ogunmade and     Muhammad Bello President Goodluck Jonathan Tuesday sought the approval of the National Assembly to increase $100...

Inspection Team Sealed NNPC And Other Filing Stations

   The Weights and Measures Department of the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment had sealed two dispensing pumps of NNPC filling station, Gwarimpa...
CAC

CAC Rues Instant Company Registration

Registrar-General of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Bello Mahmud, says the CAC's goal was to be able to register companies within two hours, anywhere...

N12.2bn For State House Sewage Truck, Machine For The Dead

A total of N12.2billion was proposed as recurrent and capital expenditure for the State House. Some of the major items of purchase include sewage...

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