Budget Padding – Court Fixes Hearing for February 20

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Kano on Wednesday fixed February 20 for hearing in the case against the Clerk and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, over the suspension of Abdulmumini Jibrin.

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Kano on Wednesday fixed February 20 for hearing in the case against the Clerk and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, over the suspension of Abdulmumini Jibrin.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Patience Jonathan – Court to Hear Ex-First Lady’s Suit Against EFCC

[Guardian] A Federal High Court Lagos, on Wednesday fixed February 13 to hear a suit by an ex-first lady, Patience Jonathan against the EFCC seeking to unfreeze her account.

[Guardian] A Federal High Court Lagos, on Wednesday fixed February 13 to hear a suit by an ex-first lady, Patience Jonathan against the EFCC seeking to unfreeze her account.

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Senate Sets Oil Benchmark At $44.5 Per Barrel

[Guardian] The Senate on Wednesday approved the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) and set oil benchmark for 2017 budget at 44.5 dollars per barrel.

[Guardian] The Senate on Wednesday approved the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP) and set oil benchmark for 2017 budget at 44.5 dollars per barrel.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Dismiss Militant’s Claims of Pipeline Attack in Niger Delta

[Daily Trust] The Joint Military Operation in Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, on Wednesday dismissed claims of responsibility by a militant group on a supposed explosion at an oil field in Ughelli, Delta.

[Daily Trust] The Joint Military Operation in Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, on Wednesday dismissed claims of responsibility by a militant group on a supposed explosion at an oil field in Ughelli, Delta.

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