Alleged Arms Deal: Two Nigerians, Israeli Caught Smuggling $9.3m Into South Africa

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Lanseria airport South African police are investigating two Nigerians and an Israeli citizen who tried to bring $9.3 million in cash into the country illegally, a spokesman said on Monday, in what might More...

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FG Eyes $80bn Trade With Asia In 2 Yrs

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Nigeria says it would work to double the volume of trade between it and Asia to about $80 billion by 2016. Speaking with journalists after his meeting with Nigeria’s ambassadors More...

Capital Importation Now N9.5t For Q2 – NBS

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Dr. Yemi Kale The National Bureau of Statistics on Sunday said the capital imported in the second quarter of 2014 was recorded at a value of $5.8 billion (N9.5 trillion). This More...

FG Seals $1.29bn Development Assistance Deal With UN

Minister of National Planning Commission, Dr. Abubakar Sulaiman

Minister of National Planning Commission, Dr. Abubakar Sulaiman The Federal Government on Friday night sealed a $1.29bn development assistance pact with the United Nations to More...

Senate

Boko Haram: Senate To Consider Jonathan’s $1bn Request

Baring any last minute change, the Senate will on Tuesday consider President Goodluck Jonathan’s request for a US$1billion loan to fight terrorism. The Senate will also discuss More...

Fayemi Orders Aides To Prepare Handover Notes

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi The outgoing Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Monday ordered his commissioners, special advisers and other political appointees More...

Special Report: How Corruption Hinders Regulation Of Telecom Service Providers

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Telecom By Benjamin Umuteme The joy of Nigerians knew no bound when telecommunications giant, MTN began operations in the More...

Special Report: Boko Haram And Crisis Management In Nigeria

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Boko Haram By Benjamin Umuteme “The Boko Haram crisis is worsened by lack of collaboration among security More...

The Champions League Needs Liverpool – Rodgers

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The Reds will end a five-year exile from Europe’s elite club competition when they welcome Bulgarian side More...

Jonathan Hosts Team Nigeria, Falconets Wednesday

President Goodluck Jonathan would on Wednesday receive Team Nigeria to the 2014 Commonwealth Games as well as the Silver medal’s Falconet..

Pistorius Convicted Of Culpable Homicide, But Walked Free On Bail

“Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius was convicted of culpable homicide Friday for shooting his lover Reeva Steenkamp, but walked free on bail..

Ebola Outbreak: Liberia ‘Sacks Two Ministers, 8 Others For Alleged Insensitivity To National Tragedy

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has announced the sacking More...

US Father Held In Deaths Of Five Children

Timothy Jones Jr. allegedly went on a 700-mile journey that began in South Carolina with the bodies of his five young..

New Evidence Show Children Pay A Heavy Price Across South Asia

UNICEF has launched the latest trends and data on children across South Asia which show huge progress and also that strong..
Katsina State Governor Mr. Shehu Shema

Exclusive: Gov. Sherma Moves To Unseat VP Sambo

There are strong indications that Katsina State Governor Mr. Shehu Sherma is making desperate moves to unseat Vice President Nnamadi Sambo..
HON. CHAIRMAN, INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (INEC), PROFESSOR ATTAHIRU M. JEGA, OFR

INEC Chair’s Address on New Polling Units

AN ADDRESS AT A PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE NEW POLLING UNITS STRUCRTURE BY HON. CHAIRMAN, INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION (INEC), PROFESSOR..
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Interview With The Minister Of Water Resources, Mrs Sarah Ochekpe

You have been a Minister of Water Resources for over two years, how will you assess the work of your Ministry..