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    FG Suspends Law That Caused Adeboye To Retire

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    The federal government has suspended the law that forced Enoch Adeboye to step down as the Nigeria overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG). The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRN), under Jim Obazee, had directed not-for-profit organisations — including churches and mosques — to comply with a corporate governance code stipulating a term of 20…

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    Sokoto To Establish 488 Integrated Islamiya/Nursery Schools – Tambuwal

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    Sokoto State government plans to establish 488 Integrated Islamiya/Nursery schools across the state. Governor Aminu Tambuwal disclosed this yesterday  at the closing ceremony of the 2016/2017 edition of the state Quranic recitation competition to select who will represent  the state at the forthcoming national and international editions. The governor explained that the move  is aimed…

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    FG Loses $198.7m To Oil Swap, Offshore Arrangement – NEITI

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    The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, NEITI, said the country  lost $198.7 million in 2014 to the crude oil-for-product swap and the Offshore Processing Arrangements, OPA NEITI disclosed this  in its Audit Report for 2014 released in Abuja. It  said the release of the reports was in accordance with the global Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative…

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    Hundreds Of Candidates Disqualified From N-Power Jobs

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    A total number of 4,136 candidates were successful in the just concluded physical verification exercise for the Federal Government N-Power jobs in Niger, an official has said. The state coordinator, National Orientation Agency, NOA, Muhammed Ali, made this known to journalists in Minna on Tuesday. “A total of 5017 candidates applied in the first phase…

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    Nigeria Not All About Corruption, PMB Tells New Ambassadors

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has given new ambassadors-designate the task of projecting Nigeria’s positives ideals and contributions to the world to counter the taint of crime and corruption heaped on the country’s image by foreign elements. He specifically urged them to change the narrative of Nigeria outside the country by playing up the positive values and…

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    Military Equipment: Nigeria To Get 3m Euros From Germany

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    Germany is to provide Nigeria with three million Euros for the procurement of surveillance equipment, mobile medical care unit and other support services for the country’s armed forces. The minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, announced this yesterday at joint news conference with the German Defence Minister, Ursala Von dar Leyen, at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International…

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    UN Job: Amina Mohammed Remains Environment Minister – Presidency

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    The Presidency has reacted to media reports on the purported appointment of Mrs. Amina Mohammed Nigeria’s Minister of Environment as Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, saying “she remains our Minister of Environment.’’ In a tweet yesterday in Abuja, Malam Garba Shehu, senior special assistant on media and publicity to the president, assured that Nigerians…

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    Gov Wike Sacks Protocol Aide

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    Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Friday relieved his Senior Special Assistant on Protocol, Sir Joe Akpa, of his appointment. This is contained in a statement by Mr Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the governor on Electronic Media, in Port Harcourt. However, the statement did not give any reason for the action. It said that…

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