Govt Turns to Renewable Energy for Economic Growth

[This Day] Abuja -The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, tuesday announced federal government’s plans to provide renewable power supply for no fewer than one million households in rural communities that are not connected to the national grid.

[This Day] Abuja -The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, tuesday announced federal government's plans to provide renewable power supply for no fewer than one million households in rural communities that are not connected to the national grid.

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The Evans in All of Us

[Daily Trust] Congratulations Naija. For two weeks I waited for the police to change the story and it did not, so I reckon it must be true. The most wanted man after Abubakar Shekau, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans is finally in the police net. Ok…

[Daily Trust] Congratulations Naija. For two weeks I waited for the police to change the story and it did not, so I reckon it must be true. The most wanted man after Abubakar Shekau, Chukwudubem Onwuamadike, a.k.a Evans is finally in the police net. Okay, kidnapping has not stopped, but those remaining in the business are no match for the improved expertise of our crack police team. They are running against the time machine.

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Ambode Demands Return of Federal Assets in Lagos

[This Day] Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Tuesday asked the federal government to return all the disused lands, buildings and disputed quarters it acquired in the state, saying the assets “are no longer in use for the purpose the apex gove…

[This Day] Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Tuesday asked the federal government to return all the disused lands, buildings and disputed quarters it acquired in the state, saying the assets "are no longer in use for the purpose the apex government acquired it."

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CBN Moves to Licence Private Asset Management Companies

[This Day] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has unveiled to members of the public, a draft document for licencing of Private Asset Management Companies (PAMCs) that are expected to play complementary roles in the management of non-performing loans in …

[This Day] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has unveiled to members of the public, a draft document for licencing of Private Asset Management Companies (PAMCs) that are expected to play complementary roles in the management of non-performing loans in the country.

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Capturing the Uncaptured

[This Day] With an ambitious revenue projection of over N5 trillion in the 2017 budget, the federal government has a lot to do to drag more Nigerians into the tax net.

[This Day] With an ambitious revenue projection of over N5 trillion in the 2017 budget, the federal government has a lot to do to drag more Nigerians into the tax net.

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I’m the Rightful Oba of Lagos, Akiolu Insists

[This Day] The Oba of Lagos, Alhaji Rilwan Akiolu, Tuesday continued with the defence of his ascendance to the throne, insisting before an Ikeja High Court that he is the rightfully appointed monarch of Lagos.

[This Day] The Oba of Lagos, Alhaji Rilwan Akiolu, Tuesday continued with the defence of his ascendance to the throne, insisting before an Ikeja High Court that he is the rightfully appointed monarch of Lagos.

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