Will EFCC Take Patience Jonathan’s Bait?

[Daily Trust] Nigeria’s former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, has proposed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), an out-of-court “amicable resolution of all cases” the agency has against her.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria's former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, has proposed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), an out-of-court "amicable resolution of all cases" the agency has against her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anxiety Over Order of Elections – NASS Override Awaiting Presidential Veto?

[Vanguard] The stage is set for a possible presidential veto on the proposed amendments to the Electoral Act which, from all indications, would be met by an uncomplimentary override by members of the National Assembly.

[Vanguard] The stage is set for a possible presidential veto on the proposed amendments to the Electoral Act which, from all indications, would be met by an uncomplimentary override by members of the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oliseh Tips Ndidi, Iwobi to Shine At Russia 2018

[Vanguard] Former Super Eagles captain and coach, Sunday Oliseh said Wilfred Ndidi and Alex Iwobi are two Nigerian players to watch out for at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament.

[Vanguard] Former Super Eagles captain and coach, Sunday Oliseh said Wilfred Ndidi and Alex Iwobi are two Nigerian players to watch out for at the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

9Mobile Prize for Literature Announces 2018 Shortlist

[Vanguard] The three shortlisted titles are: Stay with Me by Nigeria’s Ayobami Adebayo; What it Means When a Man Falls Down From the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah, also a Nigerian; and Asylum by Marcus Low, from South Africa.

[Vanguard] The three shortlisted titles are: Stay with Me by Nigeria's Ayobami Adebayo; What it Means When a Man Falls Down From the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah, also a Nigerian; and Asylum by Marcus Low, from South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Brazen Banditry At Lagos Airport and Regulatory Agency’s Denial

[This Day] Although concerned authorities continue to deny the poaching that is going on at the runway of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, the nefarious activities of daring thieves have drawn attention to the consequences of security…

[This Day] Although concerned authorities continue to deny the poaching that is going on at the runway of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, the nefarious activities of daring thieves have drawn attention to the consequences of security breaches at the nation's busiest airport, Chinedu Eze writes

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Investors Upbeat As MTN Finalises Plans to Raise $500m Capital On NSE

[This Day] MTN, Nigeria’s leading telco, has dropped a hint that it would soon offload 30 per cent of its shares to Nigerian investors, after 16 years of making handsome profit in the economy. Though proceeds from the listing will be spent on paying fi…

[This Day] MTN, Nigeria's leading telco, has dropped a hint that it would soon offload 30 per cent of its shares to Nigerian investors, after 16 years of making handsome profit in the economy. Though proceeds from the listing will be spent on paying fines slammed on the firm by the federal government, investors, who said the planned action was overdue, await the dawn of a new era on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Bamidele Famoofo reports

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