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What Saraki told Northern Senators about restructuring, others - Daily Post Nigeria

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday said the issues of restructuring can be a “bit fanciful” in the North where insurgency persists. Saraki said this while addressing Senators at a retreat in Katsina. The Senate President called on ...

Osinbajo commissions Africa's largest oil tank farm in Ogun - P.M. News

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday commissioned the largest mega oil tank farm in sub-saharan Africa at Ibefun, Ijebu-Ode, in Ogun State. Osinbajo described the tank farm as very significance for Nigeria. “From the point of view of government on ...

FG to demolish, rebuild Jibowu, Costain bridges for Lagos-Ibadan rail line - Vanguard

Strong indications emerged Tuesday that Lagos-Ibadan rail project may face delay if the challenges of gas pipeline, Military property, Jibowu and Constain bridges are not surmounted ahead of the December 2018 completion deadline. Nigeria's first high ...

Echoes from the PDP Convention - Daily Trust

The much expected convention of the People's Democratic Party has come and gone, and the Prince Uche Secondus era has taken off. Significant to the convention is the fact that it held at all, a fact for which Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi and the ...

Three die in suicide attack on Borno village - The Punch

A suicide attack on an internally displaced persons camp in Pulka village, Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State, has left three persons dead and seven injured. An aid worker, Bukar Amin, who spoke with our correspondent on the phone, said, “A ...

Olubadan reacts to deposition threat - Premium Times

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Saliu Adetunji, has described the threat of 21 new Ibadan kings to recommend him for removal as an affront to the people of Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Ibadan Council of Obas on Monday issued a 21 ...

TSA: Reps query Buhari's exemption of N50bn NNPC accounts - The Punch

The House of Representatives, on Tuesday, raised questions over a “purported” presidential approval exempting some special Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation accounts from the Treasury Single Account. The accounts, with funds worth N50bn, are ...

Lack of funds stalls investigation of ex- govs – ICPC - Daily Trust

The Acting Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses (ICPC) Abdullahi Bako yesterday said lack of funds has stalled investigations into alleged corruption of about 20 former governors. Bako made this known in an interview ...

2014 Confab report: Northern senators tackle Southern counterparts - Vanguard

KATSINA — Northern senators, yesterday, replied their Southern counterparts on their call on President Muhammadu Buhari to consider report of 2014 national conference. Gov Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State; Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Abubakar Sa'ad III ...

el-Rufai Signs N216.55bn Budget Into Law For 2018 - Leadership Newspapers

Kaduna State Governor,Malam Nasir El-Rufai, on Tuesday, signed into law the N216.55bn for the 2018 budget,saying the full implementation will commence 1st January next year. Signing the budget recently passed by the Kaduna State House of Assembly into ...