Lamido Insists On Being Tried By Justice Ademola

[Daily Trust] Former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido has asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to transfer the money laundering allegations against him to Justice Adeniyi Ademola’s court.

[Daily Trust] Former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido has asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to transfer the money laundering allegations against him to Justice Adeniyi Ademola's court.

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Presidency – Buhari Won’t Approve Humiliation of Journalists

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency on Tuesday dismissed the attribution of the expulsion of The Punch reporter, Lekan Adetayo, from the Villa on Monday, by The Guardian to the personality of President Muhammadu Buhari, saying the president would never ap…

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency on Tuesday dismissed the attribution of the expulsion of The Punch reporter, Lekan Adetayo, from the Villa on Monday, by The Guardian to the personality of President Muhammadu Buhari, saying the president would never approve the oppression of any journalist.

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Social Media Makes Spokespersons’ Tasks More Difficult – Lai Mohammed

[Premium Times] The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has again accused the social media of aggravating the challenges of government’s media representatives.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has again accused the social media of aggravating the challenges of government's media representatives.

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Again, Saraki’s False Asset Declaration Trial Postponed

[Premium Times] The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, on Thursday adjourned the trial of Senate President, Bukola Saraki, after the prosecutor failed to provide a witness against the defendant.

[Premium Times] The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, on Thursday adjourned the trial of Senate President, Bukola Saraki, after the prosecutor failed to provide a witness against the defendant.

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Crude Swap – Taleveras Begins Final Payment of Debt to NNPC

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has confirmed Taleveras Oil & Gas Limited kept its pledge and obligation to settle its commitment to the crude oil swap programme.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has confirmed Taleveras Oil & Gas Limited kept its pledge and obligation to settle its commitment to the crude oil swap programme.

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Meningitis Outbreak in Nigeria: Is There an End in Sight?

[Guardian] As of April 17 2017, there had been over 8000 reported cases of Meningitis in Nigeria, and nearly 800 deaths, and it’s not slowing down yet. The first case of the disease was first reported in Zamfara state in November 2016. By February 2017…

[Guardian] As of April 17 2017, there had been over 8000 reported cases of Meningitis in Nigeria, and nearly 800 deaths, and it's not slowing down yet. The first case of the disease was first reported in Zamfara state in November 2016. By February 2017, it had become more widespread in the Northwest and Northcentral zones in Nigeria and was declared an epidemic in six states Katsina, Kebbi, Zamfara, Niger, Sokoto and Yobe.

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