Nigerian Docked for Allegedly Defrauding Canadian Firm of $20,906

[Premium Times] A Nigerian identified as Taiwo Quadri allegedly defrauded a Canada-based company, Allan Dodds, of over $20,906, an Economic and Financial Crimes Commission witness, told an Ikeja Division of the Lagos State High Court on Friday.

[Premium Times] A Nigerian identified as Taiwo Quadri allegedly defrauded a Canada-based company, Allan Dodds, of over $20,906, an Economic and Financial Crimes Commission witness, told an Ikeja Division of the Lagos State High Court on Friday.

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Experts Suggest Steps to Nigeria’s Sustainable Growth

[Premium Times] A senior lecturer at the Lagos Business School, Doyin Salami, on Friday said Nigeria would need to think away from government for the nation to innovate out of recession.

[Premium Times] A senior lecturer at the Lagos Business School, Doyin Salami, on Friday said Nigeria would need to think away from government for the nation to innovate out of recession.

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Migrant Workers Contribute $18.956 Billion Remittances in 2016

[Premium Times] Nigerian migrant workers contributed $18.956 billion as remittances in 2016, representing 5.2 per cent growth in nine years, a United Nation’s agency has said.

[Premium Times] Nigerian migrant workers contributed $18.956 billion as remittances in 2016, representing 5.2 per cent growth in nine years, a United Nation's agency has said.

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Govt Reacts As Two South African Communities Ask Nigerians to Leave

[Premium Times] The Nigerian mission in South Africa on Friday said it had waded into issues surrounding the alleged quit order given to Nigerians by two communities in that country.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian mission in South Africa on Friday said it had waded into issues surrounding the alleged quit order given to Nigerians by two communities in that country.

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Current House of Reps Nigeria’s Best in 25 Years – Chief Whip, Doguwa

[Premium Times] In this revealing interview, the Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Ado Doguwa, tells PREMIUM TIMES’ Nasir Ayitogo of the successes and achievements of the current House. He also speaks on what the lawmakers learnt from the bud…

[Premium Times] In this revealing interview, the Chief Whip of the House of Representatives, Ado Doguwa, tells PREMIUM TIMES' Nasir Ayitogo of the successes and achievements of the current House. He also speaks on what the lawmakers learnt from the budget padding scandal, and blames the media for the unfavourable perception Nigerians have of the National Assembly.

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Footballer-Turned-Actress, Chika Kalu Opens Up On Why People Think She’s a Lesbian

[Vanguard] Footballer-turned-actress, Chika Kalu who made her debut in the industry recently, featuring in Nollywood latest same-sex movie, “Busted”, is not surprised when people have negative impression about her sexuality. She doesn’t even complain b…

[Vanguard] Footballer-turned-actress, Chika Kalu who made her debut in the industry recently, featuring in Nollywood latest same-sex movie, "Busted", is not surprised when people have negative impression about her sexuality. She doesn't even complain because her psyche says it all.

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Govt Spent N1.2trn On Capital Projects in Last I2 Months – Finance Minister

[Vanguard] The Federal Government has spent over N1.2 trillion in the last 12 months on capital projects in the country and pledged to continue to prioritise infrastructure spending. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, disclosed this yesterday a…

[Vanguard] The Federal Government has spent over N1.2 trillion in the last 12 months on capital projects in the country and pledged to continue to prioritise infrastructure spending. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, disclosed this yesterday at the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE and Bloomberg CEO Roundtable Session in Lagos.

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Phyno’s ‘I Am a Fan’ Track Disowned By Original Song Writer, T. Cole

[Vanguard] Just a couple weeks ago news broke about the alleged theft of the single “I’m a Fan” by rising American pop star Pia Mia. The song featured on Phyno’s most recent album “The Playmaker”.

[Vanguard] Just a couple weeks ago news broke about the alleged theft of the single "I'm a Fan" by rising American pop star Pia Mia. The song featured on Phyno's most recent album "The Playmaker".

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No One Person Can Solve Nigeria’s Problems – Jonathan

[Vanguard] Owerri -Despite myriads of opinions on how to bail Nigeria out of its numerous problems, the immediate past President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has said, “no one person can do it. Dr. Jonathan made this known through the former Secretary to th…

[Vanguard] Owerri -Despite myriads of opinions on how to bail Nigeria out of its numerous problems, the immediate past President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has said, "no one person can do it. Dr. Jonathan made this known through the former Secretary to the Federal Government, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, at the 5th Memorial Lecture of late Professor Celestine O. E. Onwuliri, at Nnarambia Mbaise.

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