Senate Stands With Buhari, Tells Protesters to Leave Him Alone

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Tuesday lashed out at civil society organisations (CSOs) protesting the prolonged medical vacation of President Muhammadu Buhari abroad, asking the protesters to leave the president alone as he had not violated any law.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Tuesday lashed out at civil society organisations (CSOs) protesting the prolonged medical vacation of President Muhammadu Buhari abroad, asking the protesters to leave the president alone as he had not violated any law.

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EFF Supporters March On Union Buildings

[GroundUp] Supporters of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Tuesday before the vote in Parliament of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

[GroundUp] Supporters of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Tuesday before the vote in Parliament of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

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Opposition Parties Unite in Call to Fire Zuma

[GroundUp] Thousands of protesters marched to Parliament today before the vote of no confidence in Jacob Zuma. Several opposition parties came together, calling on parliamentarians to vote Zuma out.

[GroundUp] Thousands of protesters marched to Parliament today before the vote of no confidence in Jacob Zuma. Several opposition parties came together, calling on parliamentarians to vote Zuma out.

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Motion of No Confidence – the ANC Wins the Battle but What About the Electoral War of 2019?

[Daily Maverick] The ANC on Tuesday evening celebrated the defeat of the constitutional motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma despite the narrowing margin of 198 against, 177 for, and nine abstentions, in a secret ballot. But in clinching thi…

[Daily Maverick] The ANC on Tuesday evening celebrated the defeat of the constitutional motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma despite the narrowing margin of 198 against, 177 for, and nine abstentions, in a secret ballot. But in clinching this victory in the political battles, both inside and outside the governing party, has the ANC lost the war as the 2019 election looms? By MARIANNE MERTEN.

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Customs Seizes N1.611 Billion Vehicles, Indian Hemp

[This Day] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Tuesday announced the seizure of 37 assorted vehicles, 12,081 bags of smuggled parboiled rice and other contraband with a duty paid value of N1.611 billion.Comptroller General of the NCS, Col Hameed Ali (rtd…

[This Day] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Tuesday announced the seizure of 37 assorted vehicles, 12,081 bags of smuggled parboiled rice and other contraband with a duty paid value of N1.611 billion.Comptroller General of the NCS, Col Hameed Ali (rtd.), who disclosed this in a chat with newsmen in Lagos said the goods were seized between 2nd and 3rd of this month by the CGC compliance team and the roving team of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A.

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Hubmart Stores Set to Delight Customers With New Ikeja Outlet

[This Day] On the heels of her successful launch of operations on Victoria Island, (35 Adeola Odeku Street), leading indigenous retail giant – Hubmart Stores Limited, is poised to delight customers and residents in the Ikeja and its environs with the o…

[This Day] On the heels of her successful launch of operations on Victoria Island, (35 Adeola Odeku Street), leading indigenous retail giant - Hubmart Stores Limited, is poised to delight customers and residents in the Ikeja and its environs with the opening of its new outlet situated at 26 Isaac John Street in Ikeja G.R.A.

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When Slot Missed the Slot

[This Day] I used to think that Slot was the only place to buy phones or repair phones in Nigeria but I got a rude shock over the weekend. They did a good job of disabusing me of this impression. My daughter had battery issues with her phone and change…

[This Day] I used to think that Slot was the only place to buy phones or repair phones in Nigeria but I got a rude shock over the weekend. They did a good job of disabusing me of this impression. My daughter had battery issues with her phone and changed the phone's battery in their service center on Tuesday last week. She insisted on going to Slot because she wanted the assurance that the battery would be original in view of the fake batteries we get in Nigeria. She needed to ensure that the battery was as good as th

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EFCC Recovers N328.9 Billion From Oil Marketers

[This Day] Gombe/Kano -The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in North-west zone in Kano has recovered N328.9billion from alleged fraudulent petroleum transactions in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) between July 2016 to …

[This Day] Gombe/Kano -The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in North-west zone in Kano has recovered N328.9billion from alleged fraudulent petroleum transactions in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) between July 2016 to July 2017.

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