Buhari Signs Extradition Treaty With UAE, Other Pacts to Check Graft, Boost Economy

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja signed nine international agreements, including an extradition treaty with the United Arab Emirates (UAE), aimed at strengthening the anti-corruption war, boosting the economy and improving securi…

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja signed nine international agreements, including an extradition treaty with the United Arab Emirates (UAE), aimed at strengthening the anti-corruption war, boosting the economy and improving security in the country.

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38 Senior Army Officers Petition Buhari Over Wrongful Dismissal

[This Day] Thirty-eight senior army officers have petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari over what they described as wrongful dismissal from the Nigerian Army and accused the Minister of Defence, Brig-General Mansur Dan Ali (rtd), Chief of Defence Staff…

[This Day] Thirty-eight senior army officers have petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari over what they described as wrongful dismissal from the Nigerian Army and accused the Minister of Defence, Brig-General Mansur Dan Ali (rtd), Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin, and the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Yusuf Buratai of victimisation of innocent senior officers.

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Mbuya Muzenda’s Dying Wish

[The Herald] As news filtered throughout Zimbabwe, firstly, as a rumour on social media, secondly, as was confirmed by family members, that Mbuya Maud Muzenda was no more, a dark cloud, once again, enveloped Masvingo Province sending shock waves in the…

[The Herald] As news filtered throughout Zimbabwe, firstly, as a rumour on social media, secondly, as was confirmed by family members, that Mbuya Maud Muzenda was no more, a dark cloud, once again, enveloped Masvingo Province sending shock waves in the country.

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‘If I Have Sex With VP Mnangagwa, It’s None Of Your Business’

[New Zimbabwe] Outspoken MDC MP Priscilla Misihairabwi has advised aspiring female politicians not to worry about dirty politics, adding that they were free to bed whomever without any qualms.

[New Zimbabwe] Outspoken MDC MP Priscilla Misihairabwi has advised aspiring female politicians not to worry about dirty politics, adding that they were free to bed whomever without any qualms.

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Nwabueze, Anyaoku, Akinrinade, Others Explain How to Restructure Nigeria

[Premium Times] The Group of Southern Leaders of Thought, an association of elder statesmen, have said a negotiated restructuring, implemented through a new Constitution, is the best assurance for the realisation of one Nigeria.

[Premium Times] The Group of Southern Leaders of Thought, an association of elder statesmen, have said a negotiated restructuring, implemented through a new Constitution, is the best assurance for the realisation of one Nigeria.

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IPOB, Kanu’ll Drop Agitation for Biafra If … – Nwabueze

[Vanguard] A day after President Muhammadu Buhari said the National Assembly and not him could restructure the country, a group of eminent leaders from Southern Nigeria threw the ball back in his court, pointing out how he can safely lead the country t…

[Vanguard] A day after President Muhammadu Buhari said the National Assembly and not him could restructure the country, a group of eminent leaders from Southern Nigeria threw the ball back in his court, pointing out how he can safely lead the country through the process.

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Why NHIs Is Not Working Efficiently in Nigeria – NACA DG

[Premium Times] The Director of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS, NACA, Sani Aliyu, has stressed the need for the country to go back to the drawing board in the implementation of the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS.

[Premium Times] The Director of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS, NACA, Sani Aliyu, has stressed the need for the country to go back to the drawing board in the implementation of the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS.

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‘Nigeria’s Business Environment Yearning for Innovation’

[This Day] A senior lecturer at the University of Lagos, Dr. Ayodele Shittu has said that Nigeria’s business environment is currently yearning for innovation in order to fulfil its potential of stimulating prosperity.

[This Day] A senior lecturer at the University of Lagos, Dr. Ayodele Shittu has said that Nigeria's business environment is currently yearning for innovation in order to fulfil its potential of stimulating prosperity.

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UN Envoy Warns of Election Risks

[VOA] The U.N. Special Envoy for South Sudan warned Thursday that the country risks falling deeper into conflict if serious issues are not addressed before planned elections next year.

[VOA] The U.N. Special Envoy for South Sudan warned Thursday that the country risks falling deeper into conflict if serious issues are not addressed before planned elections next year.

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