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    Clinton Vs Trump: 48hrs To Go, What To Expect

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    As the hand of the clock winds down to the crucial U.S. Presidential Election, expected to produce either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump as the country’s 45th president, TONY EGBULEFU writes on the deciding factors in the election Tuesday, November 8, is the ‘D’ Day for what has turned out to be the most acrimonious…

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    Clinton Vs Trump: 48hrs To Go, What To Expect

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    As the hand of the clock winds down to the crucial U.S. Presidential Election, expected to produce either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump as the country’s 45th president, TONY EGBULEFU writes on the deciding factors in the election Tuesday, November 8, is the ‘D’ Day for what has turned out to be the most acrimonious…

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    Why We Are Cracking Down On Judges – DSS

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    Nigeria’s secret police, the Department of State Services, DSS yesterday explained why it embarked on nocturnal invasion of the homes of High court and Supreme Court judges and arresting them in the process in the past few days. The directorate, which described the crackdown as “sting operations involving some Judges of the Supreme, Appeal and…

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    Independence: FG To Revive River Basin Authorities – PMB

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    President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that in the effort to diversify the economy and create more jobs, his government has embarked on reviving all the 12 river basin authorities in the country. The river basins are: Anambra – Imo, Benin – Owena, Chad Basin, Cross River, Hadejia – Jama’are, Lower Benue, Lower Niger, Niger Delta,…

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    I’m Committed To Making PDP Return To Power – Makarfi

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    Ahmed Makarafi, former Senator and former governor of Kaduna State presently leads the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP as chairman of its National Caretaker Committee. It is a responsibility he would shoulder for the next one year. In this interview, he gives his perspectives on his party’s performance as the nation’s leading opposition party as well…

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    Why Nigeria Is In Recession – Makarfi

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    Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarafi, chairman, Caretaker Committee, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has stated that the President Muhammadu Buhari government should not be blamed for the current economic recession that is biting the country hard.  The issues that built up to land the country in the present economic recession, he said, predated the present administration.  He…

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    Police Insist On Power Of Prosecution

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    Contrary to the order of the Attorney General of the Federation and minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, that stripped the Nigeria Police Force, NPF of its power to prosecute criminal cases, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has stated that NPF will go on with the prosecution of criminal cases in the country….

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    How FIRS Plans To Raise N4.9trn Revenue

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    The Federal Inland Revenue Services, FIRS under the leadership of Babatunde Fowler, the executive chairman has raised non-oil revenue generation to the federal government coffers to an all-time high. Against a backdrop of N4.957trillion tax revenue target the agency handed down to itself for 2016, it is clear that its monthly remittances to the Federation…

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    EFCC And The Nunugwo Conundrum

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    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC is facing a head wind from the aggrieved family of the late Desmond Nunugwo, a fraud suspect, who died just few hours after he was detained in the agency’s Abuja cell. Tony Egbulefu writes Nigeria’s foremost anti-corruption agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC is known for…

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    Zamfara Loses $500mAnnually To Smuggled Gold – Min Of Solid Minerals Devt

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    …Fayemi to deploy 2000 Civil Defence Corps for surveillance …Nigeria has Over 1400 illegal unmanned land routes Information emanating from the Ministry of Solid Minerals Development, MSMD indicates that Zamfara State, North-west Nigeria alone loses $500million annually in revenue to gold smugglers, who illegally enrich themselves through the state’s rich gold deposits. Patrick Ojeka, director…

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