Over Two Years in Office, Buhari Continues to Violate Nigeria’s Procurement Law

[Premium Times] Despite promises made during the 2015 election, President Muhammadu Buhari has failed to inaugurate the National Council on Public Procurement, NCPP, as required by the Public Procurement Act 2007.

[Premium Times] Despite promises made during the 2015 election, President Muhammadu Buhari has failed to inaugurate the National Council on Public Procurement, NCPP, as required by the Public Procurement Act 2007.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2017 Has Been a Tough Year for Nigeria – Buhari

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted that 2017 has been a tough year for Nigeria just as he expressed optimism that 2018 will be a prosperous one for the country.

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted that 2017 has been a tough year for Nigeria just as he expressed optimism that 2018 will be a prosperous one for the country.

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Nigerian Ex-President’s Campaign Chief Held for Alleged Graft

[Guardian] The former campaign chief of Nigeria’s ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has been arrested for allegedly stealing $48.5 million from state coffers to fund his failed 2015 re-election bid, an official said Tuesday.

[Guardian] The former campaign chief of Nigeria's ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has been arrested for allegedly stealing $48.5 million from state coffers to fund his failed 2015 re-election bid, an official said Tuesday.

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Buhari’s Age Controversy, a National Embarrassment – Opposition Party

[Vanguard] Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tuesday labelled as a “national disgrace” the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari, that he had all the while believed he was 74 this year until told his age was 75 this year.

[Vanguard] Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tuesday labelled as a "national disgrace" the declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari, that he had all the while believed he was 74 this year until told his age was 75 this year.

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Fuel Scarcity – Despite NNPC’s Claims, Our Depots Are Empty – Marketers

[Premium Times] The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association, DAPPMA, on Tuesday expressed concern over the inability of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to send petrol to its members’ depots.

[Premium Times] The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association, DAPPMA, on Tuesday expressed concern over the inability of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to send petrol to its members' depots.

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Top Three Kannywood Controversies in 2017

[Premium Times] As Kannywood reflects on the giant strides of 2017, it is also worth looking back at some of the major controversies that rocked the industry. Here, this newspaper reflects on Kannywood’s five biggest controversies of 2017.

[Premium Times] As Kannywood reflects on the giant strides of 2017, it is also worth looking back at some of the major controversies that rocked the industry. Here, this newspaper reflects on Kannywood's five biggest controversies of 2017.

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Tourist Stranded On Cape Town’s Robben Island While Kite Surfing

[News24Wire] A French tourist, who went kite surfing in the Blouberg area in Cape Town, found himself stranded on Robben Island after winds suddenly dropped, leaving him marooned.

[News24Wire] A French tourist, who went kite surfing in the Blouberg area in Cape Town, found himself stranded on Robben Island after winds suddenly dropped, leaving him marooned.

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