Adoke – Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Endorsed Malabu Oil Agreement

[This Day] Abuja -A former Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister for Justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke (SAN), has again faulted the decision of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to prosecute him and others for resolving th…

[This Day] Abuja -A former Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister for Justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke (SAN), has again faulted the decision of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to prosecute him and others for resolving the ownership disputes of the Oil Prospecting Licence 245 between the federal government, Shell Nigeria Ultra Deep and Malabu Oil and Gas Limited.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Pledges to Support Kogi Govt On Development

[Leadership] The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Syminton said yesterday that America will help the administration of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State to achieve its goals as contained in the new direction blueprint of the administration.

[Leadership] The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Syminton said yesterday that America will help the administration of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State to achieve its goals as contained in the new direction blueprint of the administration.

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Two Herdsmen Killed in Southern Kaduna, Group Threatens Reprisal Attack

[Guardian] Two Fulani herdsmen were killed Saturday afternoon in Southern Kaduna sparking fresh fears of renewed violence in the area.The herdsmen were reportedly shot at about 4:00pm while herding cattle in Unguwan Maiyaashi village in Jema’a local go…

[Guardian] Two Fulani herdsmen were killed Saturday afternoon in Southern Kaduna sparking fresh fears of renewed violence in the area.The herdsmen were reportedly shot at about 4:00pm while herding cattle in Unguwan Maiyaashi village in Jema'a local government area and Madakiya community in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area.

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Huriwa Faults Army’s Investigation of Amnesty’s Report On Killings, Rights’ Abuses

[Guardian] Abuja -A pro-democracy and Civil rights body, Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA), says the belated decision by the Army’s headquarters to investigate the Amnesty International’s report on the killing of over 200 members of …

[Guardian] Abuja -A pro-democracy and Civil rights body, Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA), says the belated decision by the Army's headquarters to investigate the Amnesty International's report on the killing of over 200 members of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and rights abuses is an afterthought which lacks credibility.

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Why Interest Rate Is High – CBN

[Vanguard] The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, at the Vanguard Personality Awards, last weekend took time to explain why interest rate is still high.

[Vanguard] The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, at the Vanguard Personality Awards, last weekend took time to explain why interest rate is still high.

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Ife Crisis – Ooni Sets Up Truth, Reconciliation Committee

[Vanguard] The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has inaugurated a truth and reconciliation committee to ensure peace between the Hausa community and Yorubas in the ancient city.

[Vanguard] The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has inaugurated a truth and reconciliation committee to ensure peace between the Hausa community and Yorubas in the ancient city.

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General Angina Orders Arrest of UPDF Captain Over Land Grabbing

[Monitor] The deputy coordinator of Operation Wealth Creation (OWC), Lt Gen. Charles Angina has ordered the arrest of the OWC coordinator for Mbarara Municipality, Captain David Bashaija, over alleged misconduct.

[Monitor] The deputy coordinator of Operation Wealth Creation (OWC), Lt Gen. Charles Angina has ordered the arrest of the OWC coordinator for Mbarara Municipality, Captain David Bashaija, over alleged misconduct.

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CBN Set to Inject More Dollars Into Forex Market

[Vanguard] Determined to maintain the momentum of strengthening the Naira at the foreign exchange market, there are strong indications that the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, will inject more foreign currencies into the market early this week.

[Vanguard] Determined to maintain the momentum of strengthening the Naira at the foreign exchange market, there are strong indications that the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, will inject more foreign currencies into the market early this week.

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Serap Gives Ministry 7 Days to Recall Whistle-Blower

[Vanguard] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has given a seven-day ultimatum to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama to unconditionally reinstate a whistle-blower, Ntia Thompson sacked for exposing an alleged $229…

[Vanguard] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has given a seven-day ultimatum to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama to unconditionally reinstate a whistle-blower, Ntia Thompson sacked for exposing an alleged $229,000 fraud in the ministry.

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