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The federal government has reaffirmed its confidence in the ability of the Armed Forces to end the activities of the Islamic sect, Boko Haram. Supervising Defense Minister, Labaran Maku, said this at a news conference in Abuja ahead of the Armed Forces…
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The Federal Executive Council has approved the signing of an agreement for the development of the Lekki deep sea port in Lagos State. Transport Minister, Idris Umar, after the meeting said the project would be executed at the cost of about 221.9…
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President Goodluck Jonathan last night left for Paris, France to participate in the Summit on Peace and Security in Africa. His Special Adviser on Media, Reuben Abati said about 50 heads of state and governments are expected to participate in the Elysee…
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Indications have emerged that the organized labour would mediate in the faceoff between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Supervising Education Minister, Nyesom Wike, had ordered ASUU members who have been on strike since July, to return to…
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The Federal Executive Council has approved the engagement of a consultant, to provide technical support in the collection of taxes and revenues in the non-oil sector. Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, after the FEC meeting said the consultant, Mckinsey and Company, would provide…
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