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Bank accounts without BVN’ll be barred by August 1, says CBN

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

As from August 1, all customers without Bank Verification Number (BVN) linked to their bank accounts will not be allowed to make...

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Nigeria will be among top 3 world economies by 2050 —Britain

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Britain has predicted that Nigeria would emerge one of the three biggest economies of the world by 2025, even as it commences same day...

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Army, DSS uncover arms, ammunition in Anambra communities, arrest suspects

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Authorities of the 82 Division of the Nigerian Army disclosed, yesterday, that a joint security cordon-and-search operation by its troops...

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FG plans whistle blower policy on illegal weapons

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

The Federal Government is set to release policy to prevent and eradicate illegal ownership of small arms and light weapons. The Senior...

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2019: Northern Youths commence search for alternative to Buhari

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Peeved by the seeming drift in the nation’s economy and politics, Northern youths under different groups have commenced frantic search for...

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CBN suspends nationwide implementation of cash-less policy

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), yesterday, suspended the nationwide implementation of the cash-less policy indefinitely. In a circular...

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Igbo demands N1trillion from FG over neglect, injustice

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Constitutional lawyer, Mr. Olisa Agbakoba has filed N1trillion fundamental human rights suit against the Federal Government before a...

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Yoruba are more than 500m in the world – Ooni

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ojaja II) on Friday said that Yoruba are more than 500million in the...

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Police recover $19,000 from Senator Goje’s house after raid

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Men of the Nigeria police force who stormed the Abuja residence of Danjuma Goje, the senator representing Gombe central, found cash in...

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Over 30 football fans electrocuted in Calabar

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Football, Lead | 0 comments

It was a sad day for residents of Calabar, the Cross River capital yesterday as no fewer than 30 football fans were reportedly...

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‘We’ll abandon PDP for Sheriff, if…’

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Loyalists of the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said they would decamp en masse to another...

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Buhari Orders Suspension Of SGF Babachir Lawal, DG Of NIA, Oke

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the...

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Buhari cancels Wednesday’s FEC meeting

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

The Wednesday edition of the Federal Executive Council, FEC weekly meeting has been canceled. But the presidency said that it was not...

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Plane lands in Abuja airport for the first time in six weeks

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

A plane has landed in the rehabilitated Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport, Abuja, for the first time in six weeks. According to...

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NIA admits ownership of seized N13bn, says Jonathan approved it

Posted by on Apr 15, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

The mystery surrounding the ownership of $43,449,947, £27,800 and N23,218, 000 recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,...

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Seized $43m belongs to Rivers –Wike

Posted by on Apr 15, 2017 in Lead, News | 1 comment

A new twist was added to the controversy trailing the true ownership of over $43million recovered from a Lagos home on Wednesday by the...

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Man pays N42m tithe to Benue church

Posted by on Apr 15, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

A man whose identity has been shielded by a local church in Makurdi, has shocked church members with a tithe offering of N42 million....

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Controversy over Lagos home EFCC discovered N15bn

Posted by on Apr 14, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

Controversial has  continued to trail the  large sums of foreign and local currencies amounting to about N15 billion recovered by the...

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Buhari sacks Heads of CPC, PENCOM, 21 Others

Posted by on Apr 14, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the replacement of heads of 23 federal government agencies, including those of the Consumer...

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Why Buhari did not attend FEC meeting – Lai Mohammed

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Lead, News | 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari was not on hand yesterday to preside over the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting as Vice President Yemi...

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