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  • ‘Nigeria loses N730b yearly to illegal parking, trading on roads’ 25 Apr 2017 04:59 The Guardian Nigeria Road transportation has remained the major means of conveying goods in Nigeria due to the dilapidated state of the railway system but rather than bringing relief in the movement of people and goods, it has led to untold hardship and huge economic losses. …
  • Sanusi did not misappropriate N4 billion, says emirate council 25 Apr 2017 04:48 The Guardian Nigeria Worried by the allegations of financial impropriety against the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, the Emirate Council has refuted all the allegations, stressing that they were deliberate attempt to smear the image of the Council. At a press conference …
  • NSA, group seek collaboration to tackle money laundering, terrorism 25 Apr 2017 04:44 The Guardian Nigeria The National Security Adviser, Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno (rtd), has stressed that without collaborative efforts, the fight against terrorism in the country may be a mirage. He made this assertion in his keynote address at a sensitisation workshop held at …
  • Edo, Abraka residents lament herdsmen’s activities 25 Apr 2017 04:39 The Guardian Nigeria Indigenes of Abraka community in Delta State have described the alleged statement credited to the state’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Mr. Andrew Aniamaka, that Hausa/Fulani herdsmen were living peacefully with natives in Ovre-Abraka as …
  • Bush: Africa Drop Dead 25 Apr 2017 04:34 Black Star News It has been impossible to find African commentators who believe that the rich industrial countries will heed Tony Blair’s call for 100 percent debt cancellation. Already, Blair’s ally, U.S. President George Bush has publicly opposed doubling …
  • ECOWAS takes anti-money laundering campaign to Nigerian universities 25 Apr 2017 03:24 Punch Newspapers Alexander Okere, Benin the Economic Community of West African States has called for the incorporation of teaching and research on anti-money laundering and counter-financing of terrorism in Nigerian universities, as part of efforts to promote the fight …
  • [PHOTOS] Chief Gabriel Igbinedion Displays Massive Love For Wife, Lady Cherry As He Lavishly Celebrates Her 65th Birthday 25 Apr 2017 03:06 Nigerian Monitor Lady Cherry, the British-Jamaican wife of Esama of Benin, Chief Gabriel  Osawaru Igbinedion celebrated her 65th birthday in a lavish style at Claridge’s, one of London’s most exclusive hotels located in highbrow Mayfair. He owns a private bank, oil …
  • Emirate defends Sanusi spending 25 Apr 2017 02:32 Nation •Council says Emir inherited N1.8b, not N4b THE Kano Emirate Council yesterday debunked allegations that Emir Muhammadu Sanusi II inherited N4 billion from his predecessor, the late Alhaji Ado Abdullahi Bayero. According to the Walin Kano, Alhaji Mahe …
  • HURIWA Wants Supreme Court to Resolve PDP’s Crisis Rapidly 25 Apr 2017 01:02 This Day A major pro-democracy and civil rights body, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onoghen, to ensure that the subsisting intra-party leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic …
  • Davido announces 8-City for his #BackToBasics Nigerian Tour 2017 | See list 25 Apr 2017 00:58 Information Nigeria 2017 has been a ground-breaking year for Davido so far. From the release of his smash hit record “IF”, to performing round the world and recording new music, this year has been tagged ‘The Year of King O.B.O’. At the beginning of the year, Davido said via …