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Court orders probe of demolition of Patience Jonathan’s properties in Abuja

The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday ordered investigation into the alleged demolition of an Abuja property linked to former First Lady, Patience Jonathan.

President Buhari to commission new AfDB building

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, will commission the new office complex of the African Development Bank in Abuja on January 18, 2018, consolidating the country’s position as the Bank’s largest shareholder.

Governor Ambode reshuffles cabinet, drops three commissioners

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday carried out a major cabinet reshuffle, dropping three commissioners and appointing five new ones

Senator Kwankwanso visits burnt art, craft village, pledges support

Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso representing Kano Central Senatorial District has pledged to assist the affected artistes whose works of art were destroyed in the recent inferno at the Abuja Art, Craft village.

Apapa ports not designed for haulage vehicles – Governor Ambode

The Lagos State Government wednesday lamented intractable traffic congestion in Apapa Central Business District, noting that the Apapa ports were never designed for haulage trucks or articulated vehicles.

Lagos lawmaker Victor Akande seeks constitutional roles for traditional rulers

A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Victor Akande, on Sunday called for constitutional roles for traditional rulers to accelerate peaceful coexistence and national development.

Ex-President Jonathan was not power hungry – Senator Saraki

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday said he believes ex-President Goodluck Jonathan let corruption thrive during his administration, but was not a power hungry individual.

Prayer warriors storm Abuja in December for President Buhari

The Eagle Square in Abuja will host prayer warriors from different religions to pray and thank God for the survival of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Musa Bello invites investors to FCT light rail transit project

Federal Capital Territory Minister Muhammad Bello has invited investors to take advantage of business opportunities that would be offered by the completion of the FCT Light Rail Mass Transit System.

Why we stopped allocation of land in Abuja – Musa Bello

The Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Mohammed Musa Bello, has said the FCT Administration needs over N80 billion to provide infrastructure in the new districts.

Almakura gets Assembly’s nod to sell govt properties

Nasarawa House of Assembly has approved Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura’s request to sell state’s properties in Lagos, Jos and Kaduna states, due to dilapidation and deteriorating condition of the assets.

EFCC uncovers ex-First Lady’s N6bn plaza in Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has reportedly uncovered an uncompleted eight-storey building allegedly belonging to Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja.

Boris Johnson opens new UK embassy in Abuja

The United Kingdom on Thursday opened its new Embassy in Abuja, which it said would further strengthen its relationship with Nigeria.

Abuja metro rail ready by December – contractor

China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) says the phase one of Abuja Rail Mass Transit Project will be commissioned by December.

Man docked over alleged attempt to commit offence

A 42-year-old man, Friday Buoro, was on Tuesday arraigned in a Gudu Upper Area Court, Abuja, for alleged attempt to commit an offence.

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The Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 (PTF) has decried the continued refusal by medical institutions including federal tertiary institutions to receive and treat patients for fear COVID-19.

PTF decries continued refusal by hospitals to treat patients for fear of coronavirus

The Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 (PTF) has decried the continued refusal by medical institutions including federal tertiary institutions to receive and treat patients for fear COVID-19.
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NDDC HQ shut over ‘coronavirus outbreak’

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has ordered the immediate shutdown of the headquarters of the Niger Delta Development Commission in Port Harcourt following the sudden death of the Commission’s Executive Director, Finance and Administration, Chief Ibanga Etang.
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Loans request: Nigeria now on the auction market – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alarms that with the volume of foreign loans being accumulated by President Muhammadu Buhari and his All Progressives Congress (APC), our nation and her people have been placed on the international auction market.
213 British nationals were Monday evacuated from Nigeria through the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on a British Airways flight BA9157 .

Nigeria releases new guidelines for international flights operations

Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority , NCAA, Thursday, released new guidelines for international flights operations during the current Covid-19 pandemic for Nigerian based crew.

Official: ICPC investigating cases of coronavirus fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) says it is investigating alleged cases of corruption in the management of COVID-19 funds and palliatives.