Anti-Corruption War Not Meant to Intimidate Judiciary – President Buhari

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday assured the Judicial community that the recent investigations involving some judicial staff was not aimed at intimidating the Judiciary as wrongly portrayed in some sections of the media.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday assured the Judicial community that the recent investigations involving some judicial staff was not aimed at intimidating the Judiciary as wrongly portrayed in some sections of the media.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mediterranean Tragedy – Nigeria Accuses Italy of Violating Agreement

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Government says it has written to the Italian Embassy asking it why the 26 migrants recovered from the Mediterranean were buried nine days before the agreed date.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Government says it has written to the Italian Embassy asking it why the 26 migrants recovered from the Mediterranean were buried nine days before the agreed date.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Latest GDP Growth, Proof of Steady Economic Recovery – Presidency

[Premium Times] The Presidency on Monday hailed the latest report that the country’s gross domestic product, GDP, grew by 1.40 per cent in real terms in the third quarter of 2017, saying the new figure highlights the “steady recovery of the economy.”

[Premium Times] The Presidency on Monday hailed the latest report that the country's gross domestic product, GDP, grew by 1.40 per cent in real terms in the third quarter of 2017, saying the new figure highlights the "steady recovery of the economy."

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Anambra Election – the Challenges INEC Must Deal With for Successful Polls in 2018, 2019

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, may have wasted yet another opportunity to showcase its readiness for a system which guarantees hitch-free elections in Nigeria as inadequate preparation, failure of equipment, poor s…

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, may have wasted yet another opportunity to showcase its readiness for a system which guarantees hitch-free elections in Nigeria as inadequate preparation, failure of equipment, poor staff welfare and poor mobilisation of logistics almost undermined the Anambra gubernatorial election on Saturday.

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Last Held in 2011, Nigeria to Conduct Assessment of Its Basic Schools

[Premium Times] Worried by the perceived low quality of basic education in the country, the Nigerian government said it has commenced a national assessment of teaching and learning quality in that sub-sector.

[Premium Times] Worried by the perceived low quality of basic education in the country, the Nigerian government said it has commenced a national assessment of teaching and learning quality in that sub-sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gunmen Kill Nigerian Soldier, Seize Weapons in Port-Harcourt

[Premium Times] A deadly exchange of gunfire involving Nigerian soldiers guarding a storage facility operated by Royal Dutch Shell and British Petroleum in Port-Harcourt left at least one Army corporal dead last week, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

[Premium Times] A deadly exchange of gunfire involving Nigerian soldiers guarding a storage facility operated by Royal Dutch Shell and British Petroleum in Port-Harcourt left at least one Army corporal dead last week, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria