Katsina, Kano Polls Show Buhari Has Lost Popularity – PDP

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said the use of “primitive cheating” and deployment of heavily armed security forces to “muscle votes” for the All Progressives Congress, APC, in last Saturday’s House of Representatives bye-electi…

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said the use of "primitive cheating" and deployment of heavily armed security forces to "muscle votes" for the All Progressives Congress, APC, in last Saturday's House of Representatives bye-election in Katsina State and Kano State local council election, show that President Muhammadu Buhari and his party are no longer popular.

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Osoba Condemns Outrageous Pension Packages for Former Governors

[Premium Times] A former governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba, says he has never benefited from the outrageous pension packages for former governors and their deputies across states in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] A former governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba, says he has never benefited from the outrageous pension packages for former governors and their deputies across states in Nigeria.

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Matric Board Reacts to ‘Money-Swallowing Snake’ Report

[Premium Times] The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has reacted to a bizarre report trending of a snake swallowing N36 million from the vault of one of its state branches.

[Premium Times] The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has reacted to a bizarre report trending of a snake swallowing N36 million from the vault of one of its state branches.

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Govt Ponders Harmonisation of Mobile Money Transactions

[Citizen] The government now wants all telecommunication companies to register their mobile money transactions with the National Switch as it seeks to rollout interoperability across all operators.

[Citizen] The government now wants all telecommunication companies to register their mobile money transactions with the National Switch as it seeks to rollout interoperability across all operators.

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Conman Swindle Presidential Aide, Mutharika’s Name Used

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika’s advisor on youth affairs, Symon Vuwa Kaunda, has been swindled K1.4 million by a suspected fraudster who used President’s name to persuade Kaunda to release the cash.

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika's advisor on youth affairs, Symon Vuwa Kaunda, has been swindled K1.4 million by a suspected fraudster who used President's name to persuade Kaunda to release the cash.

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Joyce Banda’s Party Operating Like Headless Chicken – MPs

[Nyasa Times] People’s Party (PP) of former president Joyce Banda will be reduced to spectators in the 2019 elections because it has no direction like a headless chicken, two members of Parliament (MPs) for the party have said.

[Nyasa Times] People's Party (PP) of former president Joyce Banda will be reduced to spectators in the 2019 elections because it has no direction like a headless chicken, two members of Parliament (MPs) for the party have said.

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Economy Tipped for Strong Growth

[Citizen] Barclays Africa Group says Tanzania’s economy is growing at 7.2 per cent, this year, citing agriculture and massive investment in infrastructure as major driving factors.

[Citizen] Barclays Africa Group says Tanzania's economy is growing at 7.2 per cent, this year, citing agriculture and massive investment in infrastructure as major driving factors.

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Pros and Cons of Adding Naira On Britain Trade List

[Daily Trust] The acceptance of the Britain’s export finance agency last week to add the naira to its list of “pre-approved currencies”, has no daubt has its pros and cons on trade between the two countries. Below are key of them:

[Daily Trust] The acceptance of the Britain's export finance agency last week to add the naira to its list of "pre-approved currencies", has no daubt has its pros and cons on trade between the two countries. Below are key of them:

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Minister Msaka Eyes MP Seat

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka has said government recognizes the role young people play in the socio-economic development of the country.

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka has said government recognizes the role young people play in the socio-economic development of the country.

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