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Nigeria moves to recover another $500 million Abacha loot

In addition to the $322 million recovered from Switzerland, Nigeria will soon repatriate another $500 million which late Sani Abacha looted and locked up in other countries.

Central bank steps up campaign to stop Naira abuse

As Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), for the umpteenth time, urged the public to refrain from accepting multilated Naira notes from banks, all tiers of government equally have a role to play via mass education in changing the orientation of Nigerians towards the currency.

President Buhari: We’ll spend $320m Abacha loot to support the poor

The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja announced that $320m stolen funds by former late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, would be spent on the Conditional Cash Transfer scheme of the administration to support the poor.

Minister: Donald Trump’s proposed visit to Nigeria may take one year to plan

The suggestion by the U.S. President Donald Trump to visit Nigeria may not happen any moment soon as it will take up to a year to prepare, Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has said.

Donald Trump calls on Nigeria to remove trade barriers

US President Donald Trump has called on Nigeria to remove its trade barriers, saying America is "owed that" on account of providing the West African country with more than $1bn in foreign aid each year.

Kuwait: Not resolving GCC crisis is destructive to region

Kuwait's deputy foreign minister said the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member-states were determined to resolve the ongoing crisis in the Gulf because not doing so would be destructive to the region, the official KUNA news agency reported on Tuesday.

Lai Mohammed: Ministers didn’t shun US-Nigeria Investment Forum

The Federal Government has denied media reports that Ministers who were invited to the US-Nigeria Investment Summit in Washington, DC, on 19 April 2018 shunned the forum.

Kemi Adeosun, Godwin Emefiele join economic experts to discuss global issues at IMF/WorldBank meeting

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, left Nigeria for Washington DC on Sunday to join other economic experts from around the world to discuss issues affecting global economy.

Donald Trump, Qatar emir to discuss mutual issues of interest

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani is due to meet United States President Donald Trump in Washington, DC, on Tuesday to discuss ways of enhancing political coordination between the two countries, strengthening security as well as economic relations.

Crown Prince: Only death can stop me from ruling Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has said that "only death" will stop him from ruling the kingdom in a wide-ranging interview on the eve of his first official visit to the United States.

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein sued over sexual misconduct

New York's attorney general has filed a lawsuit against scandal-hit Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, his brother and his former company, alleging that their film studio failed to protect its employees against its co-founder.

Saudi, UAE intended to invade Qatar – Defence minister

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates had intentions to invade Qatar at the beginning of a diplomatic crisis that erupted in June, according to Qatar's defence minister.

US accuses Syria chemical weapons attack in East Ghouta

The United States has accused the Syrian government of using chemical weapons against its people.

Countries against Jerusalem move are enemies – Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump used his first State of the Union address on Tuesday to describe countries which voted against his move to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel as "enemies of America".

Police commission approves promotion of 250 senior officers

The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion and confirmation of acting appointments of 250 senior Police officers.

Nigeria won’t be reckless with foreign borrowings – Kemi Adeosun

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, disclosed on Sunday that the Federal Government would not be reckless with foreign borrowings as it maintains an expansionary fiscal policy.

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Troops of 26 Brigade Garrison on patrol and escort duties of civilian merchants and commuters along Wala village and adjoining communities in Borno on Saturday had a fierce encounter with desperate and hungry Boko Haram terrorists’, who had laid an ambush, ready to pounce on food and other essentials.

Official: Soldiers kill 13 bandits in Zamfara, Kebbi

No fewer than 13 armed bandits have been killed by the military under Operation Hadarin Daji in several villages in the war theatre area covering the three states of Zamfara, Katsina and Kebbi.
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