Govt to Deliver 30,000 Metric Tons of Food to the North East

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government will deliver 30,000 metric tons of maize, rice, sorghum, millet and soya beans to the North East, 50% of which will be allocated to Borno State. This disclosure was made by the Minister of State for Budget and Natio…

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government will deliver 30,000 metric tons of maize, rice, sorghum, millet and soya beans to the North East, 50% of which will be allocated to Borno State. This disclosure was made by the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab S. Ahmed on May 31 during a courtesy visit on Governor Kashim Shettima at the Government House, Maiduguri. She was accompanied by the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA),

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Presidency Reacts to Recall of Justice Ademola, Others

[Premium Times] The Presidency has restated its decision to appeal a judgement by a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory that acquitted one of the six judges recalled by the National Judicial Council, Justice Adeniyi Ademola.

[Premium Times] The Presidency has restated its decision to appeal a judgement by a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory that acquitted one of the six judges recalled by the National Judicial Council, Justice Adeniyi Ademola.

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Customs N30 Trillion Probe – Senate Summons Emefiele, Adeosun, Banks

[Premium Times] The Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff has summoned Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, and Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, over alleged N30 trillion import duties infractions.

[Premium Times] The Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff has summoned Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, and Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, over alleged N30 trillion import duties infractions.

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Acting President to Okay 2017 Budget

[Vanguard] After three days of stormy deliberations over the belated 2017 budget, the Presidency and the National Assembly have resolved all the grey areas that prevented the President from assenting to the appropriation bill passed into law by the leg…

[Vanguard] After three days of stormy deliberations over the belated 2017 budget, the Presidency and the National Assembly have resolved all the grey areas that prevented the President from assenting to the appropriation bill passed into law by the legislature last month.

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Ambassador Deo Rwabiita Has Died

[Monitor] Former Ibanda South MP, minister and Ugandan ambassador Deo K. Rwabiita has died at Kirudu Hospital, a subsidiary of Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala.

[Monitor] Former Ibanda South MP, minister and Ugandan ambassador Deo K. Rwabiita has died at Kirudu Hospital, a subsidiary of Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala.

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Cranes Skipper Odongo Will Not See Things in Narrow Prism

[Monitor] Kampala -Not too long ago (in the noughties actually), Legends Club’s rugby pitch and clubhouse faced an existential threat as its Lugogo neighbourhood underwent a sheer makeover. Fortunately, the change of Lugogo’s skyline did not count the …

[Monitor] Kampala -Not too long ago (in the noughties actually), Legends Club's rugby pitch and clubhouse faced an existential threat as its Lugogo neighbourhood underwent a sheer makeover. Fortunately, the change of Lugogo's skyline did not count the facility as one of its scalps.

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106 Lawyers Defend Saraki As Trial Continues

[Premium Times] There were 106 lawyers in the defense team of Senate President Bukola Saraki on Thursday, as the false asset declaration case against Mr. Saraki came up for hearing at the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

[Premium Times] There were 106 lawyers in the defense team of Senate President Bukola Saraki on Thursday, as the false asset declaration case against Mr. Saraki came up for hearing at the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

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