Dangote, Niger Sign $450m Pact in Rice, Sugar Today

[Daily Trust] Minna -A Memorandum of Understanding between Dangote Group and Niger State government would be signed today for a $450million investment in sugar and rice production, the Executive Director, Corporate Services of Dangote Group, Dr. Mansur…

[Daily Trust] Minna -A Memorandum of Understanding between Dangote Group and Niger State government would be signed today for a $450million investment in sugar and rice production, the Executive Director, Corporate Services of Dangote Group, Dr. Mansur Ahmed, has disclosed.

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Are Resumption or Resignation the Only Options for Buhari?

[Daily Trust] The recent protest calling for the resignation or resumption to duty of President Muhammad Buhari has sparked constitutional discourse on whether the stay of the President in the UK legally or even morally hang an obligation on his neck t…

[Daily Trust] The recent protest calling for the resignation or resumption to duty of President Muhammad Buhari has sparked constitutional discourse on whether the stay of the President in the UK legally or even morally hang an obligation on his neck to resume or resign.

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Man Behind Miway Fake Email Says Sorry – Through Song

[News24Wire] A former MiWay client who wrote and distributed a fake email painting the company as racist has apologised again – this time through a catchy song to express his regret.

[News24Wire] A former MiWay client who wrote and distributed a fake email painting the company as racist has apologised again - this time through a catchy song to express his regret.

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Obasanjo to Commercial Banks – Lower Interest Rates for Farmers

[Vanguard] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged commercial banks to lower their interest rates to enable farmers access loans for improved agricultural production.

[Vanguard] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged commercial banks to lower their interest rates to enable farmers access loans for improved agricultural production.

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Shell Paid $31 Billion to Nigerian Govt Between 2002-2016 – Official

[Premium Times] Shell Petroleum Development Company remitted 29.8 billion dollars to the federation account and 1.2 billion dollars to Niger Delta Development Commission between 2002 and 2016, Igo Weli, General Manager, External Relations, made the dis…

[Premium Times] Shell Petroleum Development Company remitted 29.8 billion dollars to the federation account and 1.2 billion dollars to Niger Delta Development Commission between 2002 and 2016, Igo Weli, General Manager, External Relations, made the disclosure on Monday.

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Six Police Officers Arrested for Rape, Extortion, Attempted Murder

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, has said that six police officers were arrested for extortion, rape and attempted murder in the last two weeks.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, has said that six police officers were arrested for extortion, rape and attempted murder in the last two weeks.

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Presidency Denies Hiring Pro-Buhari Protesters

[Premium Times] The Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, has dismissed the assertion that the presidency sponsored a group of Nigerians that embarked on solidarity protests in Abuja support of the President Muhammdu Bu…

[Premium Times] The Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu, has dismissed the assertion that the presidency sponsored a group of Nigerians that embarked on solidarity protests in Abuja support of the President Muhammdu Buhari-led government.

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Presidency Replies Jonathan – You Put Nigeria in This Economic Mess

[Premium Times] The presidency said on Monday that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration was handed an economy ravaged by years of mismanagement and corruption.

[Premium Times] The presidency said on Monday that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration was handed an economy ravaged by years of mismanagement and corruption.

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