Court Strikes Out Alison-Madueke’s Name From $1.6bn Fraud Trial

[This Day] Abuja -Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Abuja division of the Federal High Court Wednesday struck out the name of the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, in the ongoing trial of the Chairman of Atlantic Energy Dr…

[This Day] Abuja -Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Abuja division of the Federal High Court Wednesday struck out the name of the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, in the ongoing trial of the Chairman of Atlantic Energy Drilling Concept (AEDC) Nigeria Limited, Mr. Jide Omokore, and five others standing trial over their alleged involvement in a $1.6 billion crude oil fraud.

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Dangote – We Should Pray Oil Prices Stay Low

[This Day] Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has told a packed room in New York that he is hoping that oil prices will remain low to wean Nigeria away from its dependence.

[This Day] Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, has told a packed room in New York that he is hoping that oil prices will remain low to wean Nigeria away from its dependence.

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Over 30 Million Biafra Agitators to Go On Street – Youth Leader

[Vanguard] Owerri -A community youth leader in Owerri Municipal Council of Imo state, Comrade Ifeanyichukwu Benwood, said Wednesday, that over 30 million pro-Biafra agitators will continue the demonstration.

[Vanguard] Owerri -A community youth leader in Owerri Municipal Council of Imo state, Comrade Ifeanyichukwu Benwood, said Wednesday, that over 30 million pro-Biafra agitators will continue the demonstration.

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$1bn Oil Deal – EFCC Opts for Diezani’s Trial in UK As Court Strikes Out Application

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Abuja has struck out the money laundering charges involving former Minister of Petroleum Diezani Allison-Madueke, which was brought alongside oil magnate, Jide Omokore and five others.

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Abuja has struck out the money laundering charges involving former Minister of Petroleum Diezani Allison-Madueke, which was brought alongside oil magnate, Jide Omokore and five others.

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EU-Nigeria Trade Stands At 19.9 Billion Euros in 2016 – Official

[Vanguard] Multilateral trade between Nigeria and European Union (EU) member states stood at 19.9 billion Euros in 2016, Fillippo Amato, the Union’s Head of Trade and Economic Sector, has said.

[Vanguard] Multilateral trade between Nigeria and European Union (EU) member states stood at 19.9 billion Euros in 2016, Fillippo Amato, the Union's Head of Trade and Economic Sector, has said.

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Meet Klem, the Guy Behind Davido, Yemi Alade, Seyi Shay’s Hit Songs

[Vanguard] The name Klem or Ikemefunna Nwanbonye doesn’t ring a bell to the average Nigerian music lover but hit songs like Sade by Davido, Yolo by Seyi Shay, Nackam by Yemi Alade, Applaudise and Gift by Iyanya are well-known songs.

[Vanguard] The name Klem or Ikemefunna Nwanbonye doesn't ring a bell to the average Nigerian music lover but hit songs like Sade by Davido, Yolo by Seyi Shay, Nackam by Yemi Alade, Applaudise and Gift by Iyanya are well-known songs.

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Court Strikes Out Charge Against Ex-Oil Minister

[Vanguard] The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Wednesday, struck out a charge that indicted the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke to the illegal diversion of about $1.6billion from proceeds of sales of petrole…

[Vanguard] The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Wednesday, struck out a charge that indicted the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke to the illegal diversion of about $1.6billion from proceeds of sales of petroleum products belonging to the Federal Government.

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