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    Issues As NASS Moves To Amend CBN Act

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    There is a bill before the House of Representatives seeking for an amendment of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Act, 2007 which has drawn so many silent interests. SUNDAY ISUWA reports. Unlike what happened in the past, the 8th National Assembly is set to subject the spending and appointment into the board of the…

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    20 Political Parties Ask INEC To Shift Ondo Guber Election

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    No fewer than 20 political parties in Nigeria have asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to shift Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State, citing insecurity. Speaking at a joined press conference yesterday in Abuja, the National Chairman of Labour Party, Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, said they have observed that there is serious danger if INEC went…

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    Ondo Guber: Mass Defection Looms In PDP

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    There are indications that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) faces the imminent danger of massive defections of its loyalists in Ondo State, following the cloud of uncertainty surrounding Governor Olusegun Mimiko’s preferred choice for the governorship ticket, Eyitayo Jegede. LEADERSHIP gathered yesterday that PDP leaders sympathetic to the plight of the state governor are currently…

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    Emir Of Kano Now President General, Tijaniyya Nigeria

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    The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has accepted his nomination as the President-General of the Jamiyyatu Ansariddeen Attijaniyya Nigeria. Speaking at the weekend in Abuja during a National Retreat and Inauguration ceremony of the Jamiyyatu Ansariddeen Attijaniyya Nigeria, Sanusi, who spoke in Arabic, said he was happy to take over the leadership of a…

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  • FCT Christian Pilgrims Board Holds In-house Staff Training

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    The FCT Christian Pilgrims Welfare Board (FCPWB) has trained its staff on the way and manner to handle intending pilgrims to the Holy lands, during this year’s exercise. The in-house training which was organised by the board director, Mr. Dabara Audu Vingo, acquainted the staff on some basic principles in administering their duties both in…

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    Nigeria Can Make 4bn Dollars Annually From Tourism – Mbanefo

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    Nigeria can make over 4 billion US dollars annually from tourism once the different tourism sites across the nation are properly harnessed, Director General, Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Mrs Sally Mbanefo, has said. Speaking in an exclusive interview with LEADERSHIP Sunday, Mbanefo said vast tourism potentials are being explored in Kano, Enugu, Lagos and…

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    Nigeria, Indivisible As Catholic Marriage – Jega

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    The immediate past chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, has said that Nigeria is as indivisible as a Catholic marriage. Speaking at the annual lecture of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) in Abuja, yesterday, he called for more concerted efforts to sustain the nation’s democracy. Jega who spoke on the…

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    Budget Padding: I’ve Nothing To Fear, Jagaba Tells Abdulmumini

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    A member of the House of Representatives, representing Kagarko/Kachia Federal Constituency of Kaduna State, Hon Jagaba Adams Jagaba, has told the embattled former House Committee Chairman on Appropriation, Hon. Jibril Abdulmumini to face his ordeal and stop dragging others into his mess. Jagaba who was reacting to a statement credited to the embattled lawmaker, that…

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