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    Non-Metering: How Nigeria Lost N4.25trn Oil Money

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    As the riddle of the missing $20bn oil money is yet to be solved, fresh facts from the nation’s oil and gas sector have indicated that a whopping N4.2tr ($25bn) may have been lost from oil terminals due to lack of metering facilities in all oil terminals in the country. LEADERSHIP investigations last week revealed…

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    Group Condemns Campaign Of Calumny Against Former IGP, Abba

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    Following the recent revelation that the former inspector general of police, Suleiman Abba was sacked over indiscipline, a socio-political group known as the Global Peace Movement For Sustainable Development (GPMSD) has condemned in its entirety the negative campaign, saying the people making such claims should learn to base their assessment on issues rather than personality….

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    Boko Haram: More Than 2,000 Women In Captivity –  Amnesty International

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    The  Amnesty International (AI)  has commended the Nigerian military for rescuing 293 women and girls from Boko Haram captivity, saying that apart from the Chibok girls, there are over 2,000 women in captivity. In a statement made available yesterday by its Africa Director, Research and Advocacy, Netsanet Belay, the Amnesty International described the rescue of…

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    Group Wants Gov Fashola As FCT Minister

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    Conscious of the peculiarity of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja where elections are not held for governor and state legislators, some concerned Nigerians, made up of people living in and outside of the city, have demanded for the appointment of Governor Babatunde Fashola, current governor of Lagos State, Nigeria’s former capital city, as minister…

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    Obama Didn’t Issue Certificate To Jega – US Embassy

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    The United States president, Barack Obama has not issued any certificate of commendation to the chairman Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Attahiru Jega, the United States embassy in Abuja has said. According to Mr. Robert Kerr, the acting embassy counsellor for Public Affairs in a letter to LEADERSHIP explained that contrary to report, “President…

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    Jonathan’s Aide, Okupe Congratulates Buhari

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    Senior Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, has congratulated president-elect, Gen Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) on his victory in last Saturday’s presidential polls. The presidential aide who had been one of the most vociferous attackers of Buhari said the election of the All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate is an…

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    Jonathan Is Best Presidential Candidate – Olejeme

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    The deputy chairman, Finance Committee of the PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation, Dr Ngozi Olejeme, has stated that President Goodluck Jonathan is the best among all those running for the 2015 presidential election. She made the statement during a meeting in Abuja to discuss the legacy of President Jonathan. “We have a president that is governing…

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    Civil War: Buhari’s Must Apologise To Igbos – Fani-Kayode

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    The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation (PDPPCO) has asked the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Gen Muhammadu Buhari to apologize to the Igbo over the alleged massacre of their army officers and indigenes during the civil war in the 60s. The Director, Media and Publicity of the PDPPCO, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode,…

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