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Yemi Osinbajo: I stand for state police

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has restated that he is an advocate of fiscal federalism, stronger state governments and state police.

Rochas Okorocha: Hope Uzodimma can’t win election in Imo

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, yesterday said that Senator Hope Uzodimma, who is the state governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has no capacity to win election in Imo.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo tasks Canadian investors on opportunities in Nigeria

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has urged Canadian investors to explore the opportunities that abound in Nigeria’s education, health and transport sectors.
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AFC set to finalise N36 billion investment in Nigeria’s mining sector

The continental multilateral financial institution, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), is on the verge of finalising a $100 million (N36.5 billion) investment deal in Nigeria’s mining sector.

Consumer confidence projected to rise in Q4

The Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) Consumer Expectation Survey (CES) has predicted a positive outlook for next quarter as well as the next 12 months.

Muhammadu Buhari: We’ll sustain delivery of quality infrastructure to boost investments, businesses

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will sustain the delivery of quality infrastructure across the country for investments and businesses to thrive.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Nigeria requires $1 trillion to modernise energy infrastructure

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says 1 trillion dollars is required to modernise Nigeria’s energy infrastructure in 29 years.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo tasks public, private sectors to boost economy through technology

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday said that both public and private sectors had a big role to play in using technology to boost the economy of the country.

[email protected]: Nasir el-Rufai approves release of 19 prisoners

Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has approved the release of 19 prisoners, and further commuted the life sentences of three others to five years’ imprisonment.

NMA: Health sector needs improvement

The Lagos Chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association, says brain drain, improper policies and investments, inadequate facilities and health insurance are yet to be addressed in the health sector as the nation marks its 58th independence.
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NACC partners firm to attract US investors in power, non-oil sectors

The Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) said on Friday that it was collaborating with a firm, `FootPrint to Africa` to boost investments in agriculture, power and the mining sectors.

My vision is to redirect economic future of Osun – AD candidate

The Governorship Candidate of Alliance for Democracy (AD), in the forthcoming Gubernatorial Election in Osun State, Arc. Olugbenga Akintola, has said that his vision for Osun was to redirect the economic future of the agrarian State.
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LADOL explains sack of Samsung from Lagos Free Zone

Following the recent refusal of entry to workers of the Samsung Heavy Industries Nigeria (SHI), the management of Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics, LADOL, has justified the sacking of the fabrication and integration company from the free zone over expiry of operating licence.

Abuja DisCo raises alarm on energy thieves

The Abuja electricity distribution company (Discos) has raised the alarm over alleged sophisticated methods of stealing electricity from its network by consumers under its network coverage areas.
5 President Buhari departs Abuja for China ahead of the Forum on China-Africa Corporation (FOCAC) Summit in Beijing on 31st Aug 2018

President Buhari arrives China for FOCAC summit

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday arrived in Beijing, China, to participate in the 7th Summit of the Forum on China — Africa Cooperation.

Expert tasks central bank on tight monetary policy regime

The Director General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Muda Yusuf, has called on the Central Bank of Nigeria to relax the tight monetary policy regime in the country in order to spur domestic investments and consumer’s spending.

Nigeria’s economic reforms 2017, Q1 worth over $83.9bn

The Federal Government’s economic reforms to attract investments in 2017 and the first quarter of 2018 is said to yield over 83.9 billion dollars.
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Killer of Serena and Venus’ sister released from prison

Former Southside Crips gang member Robert Maxfield shot registered nurse Yetunde Price in a drive-by shooting in September, 2003.

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Presidency: There’ll be no ‘Obi-tuary’ for TraderMoni

Lauretta Onochie, special assistant to the president on social media, has lauded Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo for his commitment towards the TraderMoni scheme, officially called Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP).
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Edo government announces bid for 2020 National Sports Festival

The Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, who made the announcement at a press conference in Edo Government House, Benin, said the state was poised to re-enact its prominence in sports.

ICPC set to arraign former OAU lecturer over sex-for-marks scandal

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) is set to arraign a former lecturer of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Richard Akindele, at the Federal High Court, Osogbo, for allegedly demanding sex from one of his students, Monica Osagie, in order to upgrade her academic result from fail to pass.

Another 116 stranded Nigerians return from Libya

The returnees who had tried to proceed to Europe en-route Libya were repatriated from the North African country by International Organisation for Migration (IOM).