World Bank Will Not Approve Loan to Other States Without Kaduna – El-Rufai

[This Day] Kaduna -The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, on Monday said the World Bank would not grant the loan requested by other states if Kaduna is not included.

[This Day] Kaduna -The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, on Monday said the World Bank would not grant the loan requested by other states if Kaduna is not included.

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U.S. Military Worried Over Rising Foreign Extremists’ Attacks in Nigeria, Other Countries

[This Day] Barely one week after President Muhammadu Buhari blamed the rise in attacks by suspected herdsmen on foreign militia once trained by Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi, the United States military Monday expressed great concern over incessant attacks by…

[This Day] Barely one week after President Muhammadu Buhari blamed the rise in attacks by suspected herdsmen on foreign militia once trained by Libya's Muammar Gaddafi, the United States military Monday expressed great concern over incessant attacks by foreign extremists in Nigeria and other West African countries.

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Govt to Fortify NAF Air Power to Combat Terrorism, Militancy

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government yesterday said efforts had been put in place to fortify the air power of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in order to combat rampant cases of terrorism, militancy and resource-based conflicts around the country.

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government yesterday said efforts had been put in place to fortify the air power of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in order to combat rampant cases of terrorism, militancy and resource-based conflicts around the country.

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Health Workers to Begin Nationwide Strike Tomorrow

[Leadership] Unless the federal government meets the demand of health workers in the next 24 hours, the Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) will tomorrow commence a nationwide strike.

[Leadership] Unless the federal government meets the demand of health workers in the next 24 hours, the Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) will tomorrow commence a nationwide strike.

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Forte Oil Reports N2.96bn Pat in 3 Months

[Leadership] Forte Oil Plc has recorded N2.963 billion in profit after tax for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. The company is the first to fill in its first quarter result for 2018 on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

[Leadership] Forte Oil Plc has recorded N2.963 billion in profit after tax for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. The company is the first to fill in its first quarter result for 2018 on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

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Police Lose Four Officers to Herders’ Attacks in Benue

[Guardian] The Benue Police Command says it has lost no fewer than four personnel to herdsmen’s attacks at Anyibe, near Ayilamo in Logo council area of the state. The force spokesman, Moses Yamu, in a statement yesterday in Makurdi, said the onslaught …

[Guardian] The Benue Police Command says it has lost no fewer than four personnel to herdsmen's attacks at Anyibe, near Ayilamo in Logo council area of the state. The force spokesman, Moses Yamu, in a statement yesterday in Makurdi, said the onslaught began around 6p.m. on Sunday and lasted till yesterday morning.

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Ezekwesili Condemns Discretionary Award of Oil Blocks

[Guardian] Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has denounced discretionary allocation of oil blocks in the country, saying it gives rise to massive corruption in the sector.

[Guardian] Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has denounced discretionary allocation of oil blocks in the country, saying it gives rise to massive corruption in the sector.

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Health Workers Begin Indefinite Strike Tomorrow Over Non-Implementation of Agreement

[Guardian] Health workers in the country under the auspices of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) would begin an indefinite strike tomorrow as a result of non-implementation of agreement reached with the Federal Government.

[Guardian] Health workers in the country under the auspices of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) would begin an indefinite strike tomorrow as a result of non-implementation of agreement reached with the Federal Government.

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