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2019: Group demands ex-VP Atiku Abubakar’s return to PDP

Ahead of the forthcoming 2019 Presidential election, a group, Stronger North East for a Greater Nigeria (SNEFAGN), have urged former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to return to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

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Labourer jailed for stealing shovel, others

A Sokoto Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday sentenced, a 20-year-old labourer Ana’s Muhammad, to seven months in prison for stealing two drums, a digger and a shovel, belonging to his neighbours.

Benue SUBEB chairman vows to report defaulting contractors to EFCC

The Chairman, State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) in Benue, Dr Philip Tachin, has threatened to drag some contractors who were foot-dragging on their jobs before the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) by December.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is to kick-start his campaign for the 2019 presidential election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday.

Atiku Abubakar urges NDI, IRI not believe Muhammadu Buhari’s words, focus on evidence

Following President Muhammadu Buhari’s pledge that he would give his opponents in the 2019 elections a level playing field, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar has urged the International Republican Institute (IRI) and National Democratic Institute (NDI) not to believe the president’s deceitful words but focus on evidence.
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Abike Dabiri-Erewa: Diaspora remittance hits $22 billion annually

The Federal Government has said that Nigerians in the Diaspora have been remitting about $22 billion to their home country annually.

CBN approves Diamond Bank merger with Access Bank

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved the proposed merger between Access Bank and Diamond Bank.