Appeal Court Reserves Ruling Indefinitely in Metuh’s Suit

[Guardian] Abuja -The Court of Appeal has reserved ruling indefinitely in the interlocutory suit filed by former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, challenging the refusal of the Federal High Court, Abuja p…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Court of Appeal has reserved ruling indefinitely in the interlocutory suit filed by former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, challenging the refusal of the Federal High Court, Abuja presided over by Justice Okon Abang, to issue a subpoena to the Department of State Services (DSS) to produce one-time National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), to testify in the case.

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Court Orders Govt to Publish Alleged – Looters Names, Amount Recovered

[Guardian] A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the Federal Government to without any further delay, make public the names of high ranking public officials from whom public funds were recovered and the circumstances under which funds were recovere…

[Guardian] A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the Federal Government to without any further delay, make public the names of high ranking public officials from whom public funds were recovered and the circumstances under which funds were recovered, as well as the exact amount of funds recovered from each official.

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Fayose Decries Harassment of Yari, Governors

[Guardian] Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has condemned alleged harassment and malignment of serving governors in the country, especially the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and Governor of Zamfara State, Abudulazeez Yari by th…

[Guardian] Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has condemned alleged harassment and malignment of serving governors in the country, especially the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and Governor of Zamfara State, Abudulazeez Yari by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Acting Chairman, Mr. Ibrahim Magu.

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Ogun Shut Down 186 Illegal Health Facilities, Warns Erring Operators

[Guardian] Abeokuta -The Ogun State government on Monday said it has shut down 186 illegal health facilities in the State in the last one year over allegations of quackery and sharp practices.

[Guardian] Abeokuta -The Ogun State government on Monday said it has shut down 186 illegal health facilities in the State in the last one year over allegations of quackery and sharp practices.

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Kagame Calls for Businesses to Invest in Tertiary Education

[New Times] There has been much progress in the education sector in recent years, including through the catalyst that was the Millennium Development Goals. In particular, access to education has greatly improved,” the President said.

[New Times] There has been much progress in the education sector in recent years, including through the catalyst that was the Millennium Development Goals. In particular, access to education has greatly improved," the President said.

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Reps to Invite Jonathan Over $1.3 Billion Malabu Oil Deal

[Guardian] The House of Representatives would invite former President Goodluck Jonathan to testify on his role in the award of Oil Prospecting Licence, OPL 245, to Malabu Oil and Gas Ltd in the spirit of natural justice and fair play.

[Guardian] The House of Representatives would invite former President Goodluck Jonathan to testify on his role in the award of Oil Prospecting Licence, OPL 245, to Malabu Oil and Gas Ltd in the spirit of natural justice and fair play.

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Poor Implementation Threatens Govt’s Credit Ratings, Investors’ Trust

[Guardian] The long years of misappropriation of public finance and non-transparent implementation of borrowed funds in Nigeria are now threatening sovereign credit rating and trust of institutional investors.

[Guardian] The long years of misappropriation of public finance and non-transparent implementation of borrowed funds in Nigeria are now threatening sovereign credit rating and trust of institutional investors.

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Mimiko Urges Govt, Others to Ban Foreign Medical Trips

[Guardian] Ibadan -Former Ondo State governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has urged the Federal Government and its state counterparts to muster enough political will to discontinue the practice of Nigerians travelling abroad for medical treatment. The Medica…

[Guardian] Ibadan -Former Ondo State governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has urged the Federal Government and its state counterparts to muster enough political will to discontinue the practice of Nigerians travelling abroad for medical treatment. The Medical Doctor-turned-politician said In Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on Thursday that the constant "relocation" of Nigerians overseas for medical tourism is a sort of clear message to the various governments at all levels, because Nigeria has abundant medical practitioners, who are

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Resign If You Can’t Cope, Senate Tells Fashola

[Guardian] The Senate Committee on Appropriation yesterday asked the Works, Power and Housing Minister, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, to resign if he could not cope with the responsibilities of his ministry.

[Guardian] The Senate Committee on Appropriation yesterday asked the Works, Power and Housing Minister, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, to resign if he could not cope with the responsibilities of his ministry.

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