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FAAC/NNPC FACEOFF: President Buhari intervenes

The deadlock between the Nigeria National Petroleum corporation NNPC and the Federal Accounts Allocation Committee FAAC, may be at an end with the intervention of President Muhammadu Buhari. The dispute over remittances into the Federation account by the Corporation has resulted in inability to disburse allocations for the months of May and June and may […]

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Reps to probe cut-off marks for Unity Schools 

The House of Representatives has queried the varied cut-off marks set by the National Common Entrance Examination Board for admission into Unity Schools for the 2018/2019 session. The House observed that the  NCEEB set different cut-off marks for different states, saying that it raised questions over uniformity in admission for the states and the likely […]

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$322 Million Dollars: Reps to investigate plans to expend last tranche of Abacha loot without parliamentary approval

The House of Representatives on Wednesday moved in favour of a motion to stop the federal government from expending the last tranche of the Abacha loot or any recovered loot without parliamentary approval. This followed a motion of urgent public importance moved by Representative Sunday Karimi from Kogi State. The House resolved to set up […]

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It is impossible to clone Permanent Voters Cards- INEC

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission Professor Mahmood Yakubu says it is impossible to clone Permanent Voters Cards or pre-load its Smart Card Readers. This comes just forty eight hours after the Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose accused the Commission’s officials of a plot to rig the polls in favour of an […]

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Breaking News: Mimiko Resigns PDP Membership

Amidst report that he is planning to return to the Labour Party, a former Ondo state governor, Dr Olusegun Mimiko today officially resigned his membership of the people’s democratic party, PDP. In a three paragraphs letter he addressed to the Secretariat of the PDP and a copy made available to journalists, Dr Mimiko said he […]

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