Constitutionality of EFCC Act Subjecting President’s Appointment to Senate Confirmation

[Vanguard] Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN, is a renowned constitutional lawyer and a leader of The Patriots. In this decisive essay, he examined the constitutionality of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Act 2004, subjecting the President…

[Vanguard] Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN, is a renowned constitutional lawyer and a leader of The Patriots. In this decisive essay, he examined the constitutionality of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Act 2004, subjecting the President's appointment of members of the Commission to Senate confirmation.

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The School Where Children Kneel On the Floor and Use Chairs As Desks

[GroundUp] Grade one learners at Isiseko Junior Secondary School in Centane Nontshinga village near Kei Mouth kneel on the floor and use chairs as desks because of lack of furniture.

[GroundUp] Grade one learners at Isiseko Junior Secondary School in Centane Nontshinga village near Kei Mouth kneel on the floor and use chairs as desks because of lack of furniture.

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2017 Budget, Taking Too Long, Says NACCIMA

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines And Agriculture (NACCIMA), yesterday harped on the delay in passing the 2017 budget by the National Assembly.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines And Agriculture (NACCIMA), yesterday harped on the delay in passing the 2017 budget by the National Assembly.

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Clark Slams Obasanjo Over Attacks On Jonathan, Ijaw Nation

[Vanguard] Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has berated former President Olusegun Obasanjo over perceived disparaging comments against Ijaw nation, particularly former Presdent Goodluck Jonathan, in “Against the Run of Play,” a new book by former presid…

[Vanguard] Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has berated former President Olusegun Obasanjo over perceived disparaging comments against Ijaw nation, particularly former Presdent Goodluck Jonathan, in "Against the Run of Play," a new book by former presidential spokesman, Olusegun Adeniyi.

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Naira Watch – Dollar Glut, As Banks Fail to Gulp CBN’s $100m Offer

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says authorized dealers were able to subscribe to $65.94 million out of the $100 million offered by it at the inter-bank wholesale transactions concluded yesterday indicating emergence of dollar glut in the …

[Vanguard] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says authorized dealers were able to subscribe to $65.94 million out of the $100 million offered by it at the inter-bank wholesale transactions concluded yesterday indicating emergence of dollar glut in the market.

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Govt, States Incur N18 Trilliob Debt – NBS

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS), yesterday said that the total public debt of the Federal Government and the 36 states jumped by 43 per cent to N18 trillion in 2016.

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS), yesterday said that the total public debt of the Federal Government and the 36 states jumped by 43 per cent to N18 trillion in 2016.

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Saraki Denies Rift With Presidency

[Vanguard] Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, said, yesterday, that what Nigerians called friction was normal in every democracy and denied any rift with the Presidency.

[Vanguard] Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, said, yesterday, that what Nigerians called friction was normal in every democracy and denied any rift with the Presidency.

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