Saraki Says 2017 Budget to Be Passed This Week

[Vanguard] The Senate resumed plenary Tuesday from its three weeks recess after the Christmas and New year holiday, with a vow to consider the 2017–2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework, MTEF, and Fiscal Strategy Paper, FSP, and subsequently pass it …

[Vanguard] The Senate resumed plenary Tuesday from its three weeks recess after the Christmas and New year holiday, with a vow to consider the 2017--2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework, MTEF, and Fiscal Strategy Paper, FSP, and subsequently pass it this week, just as it said that 2016 was a challenging year for all Nigerians.

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Biafra – Kanu, Others Ask Court to Quash Treason Charge Against Them

[Vanguard] Detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, on Tuesday, queried the competence of the 11-count treason charge the Federal Government entered against him and three other pro-Biafra agitators.

[Vanguard] Detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, on Tuesday, queried the competence of the 11-count treason charge the Federal Government entered against him and three other pro-Biafra agitators.

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Adeboye – Throw Controversial Code Out Completely, CAN Tells FG

[Vanguard] The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Monday, called on the Federal Government to completely throw away the controversial corporate governance code of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, warning it against any attempt to weaken …

[Vanguard] The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Monday, called on the Federal Government to completely throw away the controversial corporate governance code of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, warning it against any attempt to weaken the church of God in the country.

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Jonathan Did Not Sign FRCN Law That Forced Adeboye to Resign – Reno

[Vanguard] Former Special Adviser to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Electronic Media, Reno Omokri has denied claims making the rounds that Former President, Goodluck Jonathan signed the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria’s law that sought to reg…

[Vanguard] Former Special Adviser to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Electronic Media, Reno Omokri has denied claims making the rounds that Former President, Goodluck Jonathan signed the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria's law that sought to regulate the finance and or the internal structures of religious organisations in the country, a development some quarters claim forced the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, to announce a National Overseer for RCCG Niger

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Former Katsina Governor Appears in Court in Corruption Case

[Guardian] The immediate former governor of Katsina State, Alhaji Ibrahim Shema, has appeared in court for alleged financial misappropriation during his tenure as governor.

[Guardian] The immediate former governor of Katsina State, Alhaji Ibrahim Shema, has appeared in court for alleged financial misappropriation during his tenure as governor.

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