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Senate Confirms👍 Tukur as New 💸Financial Intelligence 👔Director

The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Modibbo Hamman Tukur as the Director of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU).

President Muhammadu Buhari had nominated Tukur as the director of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit on January 7 in accordance with the provision of Section 5(1) of the Nigerian …

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Police Speaks🔊 on Arrest of Amaechi⛓

The Rivers State Police Command has denied reports that the former governor of the State, Mr. Chibuike Amaechi was arrested on Wednesday by the new Commissioner of Police in the state, Usman Belel, on allegations of corruption.

This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Command’s Public Relations …

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Release N30.8bn💰 Bailout Fund for Workers:🗣 Labour Tells FG

The organised labour in Kogi, on Wednesday appealed to the Federal Government to immediately release N30.8 billion balance of the approved bail out fund to the state government.

The State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr Onuh Edoka, told newsmen in Lokoja that the money was needed …

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INEC 🗳Recruitment: 3⃣ Arrested for Impersonating🎭 Officials

Three suspects have been arrested at the Akoka area of Lagos for allegedly impersonating the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials.

The suspects were arrested by policemen attached to the Police Command in Lagos, following a complaint by the Deputy Director of INEC at Shomolu LGA, NAN reports.

In statement …

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Polaris Bank🏦 up for Sale After 2019🗳 Elections – AMCON Says

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has said Polaris Bank will be put up for sale after the 2019 elections. The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has said Polaris Bank will be put up for sale after the 2019 elections.

This is coming barely four months after the …

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Zimbabwean Music🎶 Legend Oliver Mtukudzi Dies⚰

Jazz musician Oliver Mtukudzi has passed away, according to multiple news sources in Zimbabwe.

A tweet was initially sent out by Zimbabwean publication Masvingo Mirror.

According to the tweet, the publication “has it on good authority that he died two hours ago in the ICE at Avenues Clinic in Harare …

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Don’t Drag🙅‍♂️ Us into Politics – NNPC Warns Politicians

The Management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has called on politicians and those canvassing for votes for the general elections, to refrain from using the NNPC or its top management as part of their electioneering strategies.

NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs Division, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu, in …

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General Danjuma🔊 Reveals Secret Plans to 🗳Rig Election

Former Minister of Defence, Lt. General Theophilus Danjuma rtd has raised the alarm of an alleged plot to use undemocratic ways to rig the 2019 general elections.

The retired general alleged that there were clandestine moves to cause civil unrest in Taraba, with the hope of making the governorship election …

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Fayose Attacks👊 Buhari, Says President🤷‍♂️ Tired, Clueless

Former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has said President Muhammadu Buhari was tired, clueless and should go and rest.

Fayose said this while reacting to report of people of Katsina State fleeing to Niger Republic due to kidnapping.

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain wondered how Buhari intends to …

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Residents Doctors🏥 Begin Warning Strike🚷 Jan. 28, Give Reasons

Resident doctors at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, said they will begin three days warning strike on Jan. 28 over shortage of house officers and resident doctors.

Dr. Fatai Balogun, President, Association of Resident Doctors (ARD-LASUTH), said at a news conference on Tuesday in Lagos that the …

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