2017 Budget – Taking the Process a Notch Higher

[Vanguard] Since President Muhammadu Buhari submitted the 2017 Appropriations proposal to the joint sitting of the two branches of the National Assembly last December, many Nigerians have been on the watch to know what difference will attend the proces…

[Vanguard] Since President Muhammadu Buhari submitted the 2017 Appropriations proposal to the joint sitting of the two branches of the National Assembly last December, many Nigerians have been on the watch to know what difference will attend the process of passing it compared to that of last year.

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JNI Prays for Buhari’s Quick Recovery, Safe Return

[Premium Times] The Jigawa chapter of the Jama’atul Nasril Islam, JNI, has organised a special prayer for the quick recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari and his safe return to the country.

[Premium Times] The Jigawa chapter of the Jama'atul Nasril Islam, JNI, has organised a special prayer for the quick recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari and his safe return to the country.

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Developmental Legislation, Not Tax Exemption Will Grow Insurance

[Monitor] Ms Miriam Magala, the chief executive officer at the Uganda Insurers Association ( UIA) is quoted by the media rooting for tax exemptions in the sector. Ms Magala is right and wrong here. She is right from the generalised perception that tax …

[Monitor] Ms Miriam Magala, the chief executive officer at the Uganda Insurers Association ( UIA) is quoted by the media rooting for tax exemptions in the sector. Ms Magala is right and wrong here. She is right from the generalised perception that tax exemptions are an essential catalyst to investment and therefore economic development. Whereas tax exemptions may be essential at a given time in the life of a given business or industry, what the insurance sector in Uganda needs today, is developmental legislation. Th

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Lumumba Faults NRM Leaders Over Division

[Monitor] Buhweju -The NRM secretary general, Ms Justine Kasule Lumumba, has criticised the party leaders in Buhweju District over failure to secure victory for the party flag bearers during the 2016 presidential and parliamentary elections.

[Monitor] Buhweju -The NRM secretary general, Ms Justine Kasule Lumumba, has criticised the party leaders in Buhweju District over failure to secure victory for the party flag bearers during the 2016 presidential and parliamentary elections.

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Army Labels IPOB Criminal Gang, Warns It Against Lies

[Vanguard] Nigerian army has described Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOP, as a criminal gang, dismissing as untrue the group’s allegation that it murdered 11 of her members during her protest on January 20 this year in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.

[Vanguard] Nigerian army has described Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOP, as a criminal gang, dismissing as untrue the group's allegation that it murdered 11 of her members during her protest on January 20 this year in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.

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State Now Second Largest Producer of Rice – Presidency

[Daily Trust] The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, says Nigeria has achieved the status of second largest producer of rice in the world.

[Daily Trust] The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, says Nigeria has achieved the status of second largest producer of rice in the world.

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Gates Foundation Spends $250 Million On Humanitarian Services in Nigeria in 2016 – Country Rep

[Premium Times] The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation said on Sunday that it spent $250 million dollars on health, education and improving the lives of the poor in Nigeria in 2016.

[Premium Times] The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation said on Sunday that it spent $250 million dollars on health, education and improving the lives of the poor in Nigeria in 2016.

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Army Denies Killing Biafran Protesters

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Army said on Sunday that it will no longer condone any form of false allegation of brutality by its personnel from Biafran agitators otherwise known as Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Army said on Sunday that it will no longer condone any form of false allegation of brutality by its personnel from Biafran agitators otherwise known as Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.

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