APC Hits Back At Sagay, Says He’s a ‘Rogue Elephant’

[Leadership] Abuja -The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday descended verbally on the chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN), saying he is a rogue elephant who has no respect for eve…

[Leadership] Abuja -The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday descended verbally on the chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN), saying he is a rogue elephant who has no respect for even the president.

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Govt Open to Divestment of 40 Percent Shares in Discos, Says Fashola

[This Day] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Monday stated that the federal government would be open to welcome new and tangible offers that would lead to it divesting its 40 per cent shares in the 11 electricity distribu…

[This Day] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Monday stated that the federal government would be open to welcome new and tangible offers that would lead to it divesting its 40 per cent shares in the 11 electricity distribution companies (Disco) in the country.

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External Reserves Rise to 31-Month High At $32 Billion

[Leadership] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) hinted yesterday that the nation’s external reserves have risen to a 31-month high of $32 billion as at September 22, 2017.

[Leadership] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) hinted yesterday that the nation's external reserves have risen to a 31-month high of $32 billion as at September 22, 2017.

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Military Invasion – Don’t Keep Quiet in the Face of Intimidation, Igbo Elders Told

[This Day] Awka -Former Vice Chancellor of Nnamdi Azikiwe University and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Prof Ilochi Okafor, has charged elders of Igbo land not to keep quiet in the face of brazen intimidation by the federal government against the people…

[This Day] Awka -Former Vice Chancellor of Nnamdi Azikiwe University and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Prof Ilochi Okafor, has charged elders of Igbo land not to keep quiet in the face of brazen intimidation by the federal government against the people of the South-east.

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Former Ekiti First Lady Elected Into Stock Exchange Council

[This Day] Former first lady of Ekiti State, Erelu Angela Adebayo, was Monday elected into the council of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) during the 56th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the body.

[This Day] Former first lady of Ekiti State, Erelu Angela Adebayo, was Monday elected into the council of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) during the 56th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the body.

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You’re the Rogue Elephant, APC Fires Back At Sagay

[This Day] The All Progressives Congress (APC) Monday rebuked the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN), describing him as lacking in decorum and respect for the party and President Muham…

[This Day] The All Progressives Congress (APC) Monday rebuked the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN), describing him as lacking in decorum and respect for the party and President Muhammadu Buhari.

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Buhari Feeds Three Million School Kids

[This Day] Over 19,000 schools and about three million pupils have so far been covered under the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme of the Muhammadu Buhari administration.

[This Day] Over 19,000 schools and about three million pupils have so far been covered under the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme of the Muhammadu Buhari administration.

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Presidency Consults Saraki, CJN in Expanded Pebec Meeting Today

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency will today host the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, and the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, in an expanded meeting of the Pres…

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency will today host the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, and the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, in an expanded meeting of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) in the State House, Abuja.

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Suspects Plead Guilty to Importing 661

[This Day] Two out of the five men being prosecuted by the federal government for the unlawful importation of 661 pump-action rifles into the country have indicated their intention to enter into a plea bargain for a soft-landing.

[This Day] Two out of the five men being prosecuted by the federal government for the unlawful importation of 661 pump-action rifles into the country have indicated their intention to enter into a plea bargain for a soft-landing.

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