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    SERAP To FG: Pay Judges Salaries And Allowances Or Face Legal Action

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      Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari requesting him “to use your good offices and leadership to urgently instruct all appropriate authorities to release budgetary allocations for the immediate payment of outstanding salaries and allowances of judges and judicial workers across the country.” In the letter dated…

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  • Non-Passage Of PIB Inimical To Economy, CLSD Tells NASS

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    The African Centre for Leadership, Strategy and Development (Centre LCD) has urged the National Assembly to keep faith with its promised to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) now known as Petroleum Industry Institution Framework Governance Bill (PIGB) within the first quarter of 2017, stressing that the country’s economy will continue to suffer from the…

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  • 25 Million Nigerians Live With Disability – Report

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    A baseline report for the implementation of Voice in Nigeria presented to the public reveals that 25 million Nigerians live with disability, with 3.6 million of them having very significant difficulties in functioning. The report which is an initiative by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and executed by a consortium between Oxfam Novib and…

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    Gunmen Kidnap Turkish Teacher, 7 Others At NTIC Ogun

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    A group of gunmen armed to the teeth have stormed the Nigerian Tulip International College (NTIC) Ogun State where they abducted  three female supervisors, a female cook, a female teacher (Turkish) and three female students. A press release signed by the Spokesperson of the school, Cemal Yigit, indicated that the gunmen stormed the girls’s section…

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    Trending Video Of Bishop Oyedepo’s Prayer Is Fake, False, Malicious, Says Living Faith Church

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    The Living Faith Church on Friday described the reported trending video of its founder, Bishop David Oyedepo as “fake, unbelievably and maliciously fabricated and outright lies” and that they are “tweaked, baseless, and fraudulent” and that the revered Bishop never made them. The church stated this in a statement signed by the church’ chairman, Editorial…

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    Nigeria May Lose Another $550m Abacha’s Loot To US – Sagay

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    The chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, has disclosed that Nigeria risked losing another $550m recovered from the Abacha family to the government of United States. Speaking during a media parley on asset recovery jointly organised by PACAC and Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and the Diaspora, Prof…

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