Osinbajo – Nobody Can Remove Magu

[This Day] Kaduna -As the Senate insists on the removal of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Thursday, declared that nobody can remove Magu from office.

[This Day] Kaduna -As the Senate insists on the removal of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Thursday, declared that nobody can remove Magu from office.

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Magu Will Remain Anti-Graft Chairman – Acting President

[Premium Times] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says President Muhammadu Buhari has resolved to work with Ibrahim Magu as chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to stamp out corruption in the country.

[Premium Times] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says President Muhammadu Buhari has resolved to work with Ibrahim Magu as chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to stamp out corruption in the country.

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Saraki Tasks Ecowas Electoral Body On Credible Elections

[Office of Senator Bukola Saraki] Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has called on the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC), to leave no stone unturned in ensuring that elections in the …

[Office of Senator Bukola Saraki] Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has called on the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC), to leave no stone unturned in ensuring that elections in the sub-region reflect the genuine wishes of the people at all times.

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Fashola Warns Against Trivialising Issues Raised On 2017 Budget

[Premium Times] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday said it was regrettable that the Senate Committee Chairman on Appropriation, Danjuma Goje, would seek to trivialize the issues he raised about the unilateral slash…

[Premium Times] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday said it was regrettable that the Senate Committee Chairman on Appropriation, Danjuma Goje, would seek to trivialize the issues he raised about the unilateral slashing of the budgetary allocation to key national infrastructure by the National Assembly.

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Find Long-Term Solution to Recurrent Hunger

[Monitor] This paper yesterday reported that five people have died as famine hits Kanungu and Rukungiri districts in western Uganda. In Rukungiri District alone, more than 900 families in Bwambara Sub-county are reportedly suffering from acute food sho…

[Monitor] This paper yesterday reported that five people have died as famine hits Kanungu and Rukungiri districts in western Uganda. In Rukungiri District alone, more than 900 families in Bwambara Sub-county are reportedly suffering from acute food shortage.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Boko Haram Can Be Defeated, Ex-Defence Chief

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Chief of Defence Staff, General Martin-Luther Agwai, Thursday, tasked the Nigerian Army authorities to train all Army personnel, irrespective of professional background, as infantry soldiers, saying it was the panacea to defeat…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Chief of Defence Staff, General Martin-Luther Agwai, Thursday, tasked the Nigerian Army authorities to train all Army personnel, irrespective of professional background, as infantry soldiers, saying it was the panacea to defeating Boko Haram terrorists in the North East.

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Working Towards a Budget That Leaves Nobody Behind

[Monitor] The hurdles faced by a woman in a remote village somewhere in Karamoja aren’t hard to imagine: She may have dropped out of school, with limited ability to be productive in the labour market. She got married underage, exposing her to maternal …

[Monitor] The hurdles faced by a woman in a remote village somewhere in Karamoja aren't hard to imagine: She may have dropped out of school, with limited ability to be productive in the labour market. She got married underage, exposing her to maternal mortality and now she is trying to raise her children with a cloud of challenges over her head - food insecurity and little or no access to basic essentials.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda