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CCT convicts Onnoghen, sacks him as CJN

CCT convicts Onnoghen, sacks him as CJN

News April 18, 2019 at 6:12 pm 0 comments

The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, on Thursday convicted former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen of breach of Code of Conduct for Public Officers.
Tribunal Chairman, Danladi Umar, in his judgment, ordered the immediate removal of Onnoghen from office

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Federal Govt. not removing fuel subsidy – Finance Minister

Federal Govt. not removing fuel subsidy – Finance Minister

Business, News April 18, 2019 at 10:07 am 0 comments

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, on Wednesday refuted media reports that the Federal Government had agreed with the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) advice on the removal of fuel subsidy.
The minister stated this when she fielded questions from State House correspondents after the meeting of the Federal Executive

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Presidential panel recovers $20m hidden in bank

Presidential panel recovers $20m hidden in bank

News April 18, 2019 at 9:53 am 0 comments

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property on Wednesday said it had recovered the sum of 20 million dollars from one of the commercial banks in the country.
The panel’s Head, Media and Communication, Ms Lucie-Ann Laha, in a statement quoted its chairman Mr Okoi Obono-Obla,

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Buhari demands that ministers give account of stewardship

Buhari demands that ministers give account of stewardship

News April 18, 2019 at 9:38 am 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked for a comprehensive “status reports on policies, programmes and projects” from ministers on their ministries, departments and agencies.
Buhari gave the order today as the countdown begins for the end of his first term on 28 May. The following day, he will be sworn in

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Homegrown School Feeding Now in 30 States As FG Targets Millions More For Social Investment Schemes

Homegrown School Feeding Now in 30 States As FG Targets Millions More For Social Investment Schemes

Education, News, press release April 17, 2019 at 9:48 pm 0 comments

• Over 12m Nigerians currently beneficiaries of Programmes
• 9.5 million pupils now being fed under School Feeding programme
• 1 million poorest households to benefit from Cash Transfer
• Next Level: 10m Nigerians to benefit from GEEP schemes, with 1 million new additions to N-Power in the offing

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EFCC to arraign Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia on 18 Count-charge Thursday

EFCC to arraign Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia on 18 Count-charge Thursday

News April 17, 2019 at 9:28 pm 0 comments

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on Thursday arraign Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia on 18 charges at the Federal High Court in Lagos.
Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia is to be arraigned before Justice Rilwan Aikawa, alongside Godwin Obla, SAN.
The EFCC had on Tuesday arrested Rita who is a dismissed

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