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  • Fashola Denies Involvement In Alleged N166m Contract Scam

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    The minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has described as fictitious and sensational, a media report suggesting that he is allegedly involved in a N166 billion contract mess. According to him, the report fits perfectly into an emerging pattern by the said media house to create fiction, avoid obvious facts and sensationalise headlines…

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  • SunTrust Bank, FG Partner Over N13bn Housing Scheme

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    Newly licensed commercial bank, SunTrust Bank, is partnering with the federal government, through the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC), on a housing scheme for 5,635 civil servants across the country. The project is valued at over N13 billion. Speaking at the launch of the federal government’s civil servants mortgage loan refinancing scheme, minister for finance,…

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  • Sheriff’s Removal: Abuja High Court Never Gave An Order

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    Facts have emerged that the Abuja Federal High Court presided over by Justice Valentine Ashi last Wednesday never gave an order for the removal of the National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff as it only nullified the 2014 PDP Constitution Amendment. Besides, the National PDP Chairman was not joined…

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  • KEBBI STAMPEDE: Mother Denies Report Of Infant’s Death

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    Contrary to reports, no baby died before, during or after the presentation of food items to underprivileged members of the society in Kebbi State. Speaking in Birnin Kebbi, yesterday, the affected mother, Hajiya Aishatu, described the stories of the death of her baby as untrue. According to her, the food items donated by the wife…

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  • Allegation Against Lokpobiri Baseless – ReNAN

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    The Rescue Nigeria Anti-corruption Network (ReNAN) has described the recent allegation levelled against the Minister of State, Agriculture and Rural Development, Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri, by the Chairman, All Progressives Congress, APC, Bayelsa State Chapter, Chief Timipa Oruminighe. The National Coordinator, ReNAN, Hon. Engema Jumbo, made the statement while he briefed journalists in Abuja, and said…

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  • Rotary’s 111th Anniversary: 4-Way Test As Antidote To Corruption

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    The Rotary International (RI) worldwide will, on February 23, be celebrating 111 years of its existence. Dr Mike Omotosho, the Governor, Rotary International District 9125 which covers 23 states across Nigeria including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, spoke to LEADERSHIP Friday on the significance of the day and the Four-way Test principle. Abah Adah…

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  • NEMA Decries Incessant Fire Incidents In The Country

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    The National Emergency Management Agency has decried incessant fire incidents resulting in lost of lives, destruction of properties and loss of means of livelihood across the country.     The Director General of NEMA, Muhammad Sani Sidi who was reacting to fire incidents, sympathised with victims of the unfortunate incidents and called on the state…

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