Buhari’s Turkish Trip Averts Lingering Diplomatic Row Over Extradition Request

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Turkey to participate in D-8 Summit in Istanbul has helped to avert the lingering diplomatic row between the two countries.

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Turkey to participate in D-8 Summit in Istanbul has helped to avert the lingering diplomatic row between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Serap Asks N’Assembly to Withdraw Directives to Banks to Unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s Accounts

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara to urgently withdraw the directives to …

[This Day] A civil society organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara to urgently withdraw the directives to some banks to unfreeze former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan's accounts."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Considers Review of NNPC Appointments

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency is currently considering a review of the recent senior executive appointments of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) made by its Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, THISDAY has learnt.

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency is currently considering a review of the recent senior executive appointments of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) made by its Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, THISDAY has learnt.

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Nigeria’s Voting Population May Hit 80 Million in 2019, Says INEC

[This Day] Abuja -The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has projected that the number of Nigerian voters may likely reach the 80 million mark before the 2019 general election.

[This Day] Abuja -The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has projected that the number of Nigerian voters may likely reach the 80 million mark before the 2019 general election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MTN, Airtel, Ntel, 13 Other Firms Scramble for 9Mobile

[This Day] The scramble to acquire 9mobile, Nigeria’s fourth largest network operator, promises to be very competitive, as 16 firms have submitted expressions of interest (EoIs) to Barclays to bid for 9mobile, THISDAY has learnt.

[This Day] The scramble to acquire 9mobile, Nigeria's fourth largest network operator, promises to be very competitive, as 16 firms have submitted expressions of interest (EoIs) to Barclays to bid for 9mobile, THISDAY has learnt.

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River’s Top Position in Fiscal Index Report Sign of Frugal Leadership, Says Govt

[This Day] Port Harcourt -Rivers State Government has said it came tops in the newly published Fiscal Sustainability Index Report because of the frugality of the Governor Nyesom Wike-led administration in the management of public resources.

[This Day] Port Harcourt -Rivers State Government has said it came tops in the newly published Fiscal Sustainability Index Report because of the frugality of the Governor Nyesom Wike-led administration in the management of public resources.

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Dangote Cement Controls 65 Percent Market Share

[This Day] Dangote Cement, with plants spread across Africa, has maintained its dominance in the Nigeria domestic cement market accounting for 65 per cent of the Nigerian market volume.

[This Day] Dangote Cement, with plants spread across Africa, has maintained its dominance in the Nigeria domestic cement market accounting for 65 per cent of the Nigerian market volume.

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