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Police arrest notorious armed robbery syndicate, recover rifle, arms in Katsina

The Katsina Police Command has arrested a notorious syndicates of armed robbery suspects terrorising Funtua area of Katsina state and its environs.

PDP: Simon Lalong may trigger political crisis in Plateau

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Plateau State, said Governor Simon Lalong could trigger a bloody political crisis in the state following his desperate attempt to remain in power against the wish of the people.

Central bank injects $210 million to boost forex market

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in continuation of its intervention in the foreign exchange market, has injected another sum of $210 million to boost sales in the inter-bank segment of the market.

Plateau PDP accuses APC of buying voters cards

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of buying voters cards especially in the PDP strongholds as part of its plan to win 2019 election at all levels even as the governor stated that PDP was merely playing to the gallery and engaging in diversionary tactics to misinform and mislead the public.

Official: Katsina United close door on Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa

Katsina United officials have said they have closed the door on Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa after transfer talks broke down.

22 internet fraudsters jailed in Edo

The Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has announced that it has secured the conviction of 22 persons who were involved in yahoo-yahoo within its operational base in the last one year
Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has been left out of tomorrow’s all-important CAF Confederation Cup semifinal second leg match at Raja Casablanca of Morocco.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa’s salary demand crashes sensational Katsina United transfer

Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa’s sensational transfer to ambitious Katsina United crashes after he demanded to be paid 700,000 Naira a month

Panic as fire engulfs filling station at Lagos airport

Major tragedy was averted yesterday when a filling Station managed by Forte Oil inside the Murtala Muhammed Airport premises was yesterday burnt by fire.

EFCC arrests nine suspected internet fraudsters in Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo-Yahoo boys, in Abuja.
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Ogenyi Onazi donates N1,000,000 to Lobi Stars

Ogenyi Onazi has donated a million Naira cash gift to lift Lobi Stars ahead of tomorrow’s CAF Champions League preliminary round match against UMS de Loum of Cameroon.
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Ogenyi Onazi cash boost for Lobi Stars ahead CAF Champions League decider

Super Eagles midfield star Ogenyi Onazi has donated a million Naira gift to lift Lobi Stars ahead of tomorrow’s CAF Champions League preliminary round second leg match against UMS de Loum of Cameroon in Makurdi.

LCCI: Falling oil prices pose risk to forex market, new minimum wage

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has warned that the declining global oil prices pose a risk to stability in the foreign exchange market and may threaten the ongoing negotiation on the new minimum wage.

Lower oil prices may weaken naira to N380 per dollar – analysts

Should oil prices continue to decline and fall below Nigeria’s Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) benchmark of $60 per barrel, the impact on the country’s economy could include the naira depreciating to $380/$, analysts at Financial Derivatives Company (FDC) have predicted.

EFCC docks deputy director for alleged N145.3 million fraud

The Lagos Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday arraigned Bello Na’ Allah Yabo, a Deputy Director, Accounts, Ministry of Police Affairs, before Justice A.I. Ogunmoye of the State High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State.

NAFDAC: Six billion tablets of Tramadol worth N193 billion intercepted in 1 year

Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, Director-General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), says the agency has intercepted more than six billion tablets of Tramadol worth about N193 billion in the last one year.

Central bank introduces $15,000 weekly special intervention for BDCs

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday said it plans to boost its dollar sales to exchange bureaus after the currency weakened sharply on the black market.

Naira crashes further against dollar at parallel market

The Naira on Thursday depreciated at the parallel market, exchanging at N368 to the dollar.

Naira gains against dollar at investor’s window

The Naira on Wednesday gained 70 kobo to exchange at N364.15 to the dollar at the investor’s window, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

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Sex-for-marks: Court sentences OAU lecturer to two years in prison

A Federal High Court in Osun on Monday sentenced a former Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) lecturer, Richard Akindele, to two years in prison for demanding sex for marks from a student, Monica Osagie.

OAU ‘sex-for-marks’ prof pleads guilty in court

Richard Akindele, a former lecturer at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has pleaded guilty to charges levelled against him by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC).
Chelsea’s Brazilian midfielder Willian (L) is congratulated by teammates midfielder Ross Barkley, forward Álvaro Morata and defender Davide Zappacosta (R) after scoring during the UEFA Europa League Group L football match between MOL Vidi FC and Chelsea on December 13, 2018 in Budapest. during the UEFA Europa League Group L football match between MOL Vidi FC and Chelsea on December 13, 2018 in Budapest. – Chelsea’s Brazilian midfielder Willian (L) is congratulated by teammates midfielder Ross Barkley, forward Álvaro Morata and defender Davide Zappacosta (R) after scoring during the UEFA Europa League Group L football match between MOL Vidi FC and Chelsea on December 13, 2018 in Budapest. (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK / AFP)

Chelsea draw Malmo in Europa League last 32

Former champions Chelsea will face Malmo in the last 32 of the Europa League while Arsenal will lock horns again with BATE Borisov.

Federal government faults FAAN, NTDC, others over non-remittance of operating surplus

The Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC) has faulted several government agencies’ reluctance to remit their operating surplus into the Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF).

INEC: 461,988 still unclaimed in Adamawa

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 461,988 Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) are still unclaimed in Adamawa State few months to the 2019 general poll.