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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:12
[New Times] At least 15 people died from disasters while 37 sustained injuries from January 1 to 25 this year, according to a report from the Ministry in Charge of Emergency Management.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:12
[New Times] Rwandan premier league powerhouse Rayon Sports have been signed Ugandan forward Musa Esenu on a two-year deal.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:10
South Africa joined the rest of the continent in calling for the military in Burkina Faso to return to their barracks and restore civilian democratic rule. News24 spoke to Emmanuel Matambo, a senior researcher in North African politics for the Centre for Africa-China Studies.
Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:05
[This Day] A former President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has hinted at a high possibility of contesting the 2023 presidential election, even as a former governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha has also declared his intention to vie for the nation's number one job.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:05
[Leadership] Senate has approved the sum of N215.8 billion naira as budget for the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) for the 2022 fiscal year.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:05
[This Day] Abuja -- The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila yesterday set up an ad hoc committee to investigate the actual volume of petrol consumed daily in order to determine the level of subsidy being paid by the government.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:05
[This Day] The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo has knocked the state governor, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), for allegedly procuring N1.5 billion worth of bullet proof jeeps for official use amidst unpaid salaries among other challenges.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:00
[This Day] The construction of a carriageway, a traffic solution proposed 20 years ago to ease the perennial gridlocks that usually stretch from the Sheraton link road into Opebi corridor was yesterday flagged-off by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:00
[This Day] Oyo State Governor, 'Seyi Makinde, yesterday received the report of the Oyo State Judicial Panel of Inquiry into police brutality and other related matters that was set up by the state in the aftermath of the #EndDSARS protests that rocked the country October 2020.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:00
[This Day] The Nigerian Navy, yesterday, released the posting of 54 rear admirals following the recent promotion of senior officers in the service.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:00
[This Day] Ahead of the 2023 general election, Senator Ehigie Uzamere has declared his support for Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), saying that age will not be a hindrance to the former vice president to lead Nigeria as president.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 07:00
[This Day] Abuja -- The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies OPEC+ are expected to continue their last year's plan to gradually release 400,000 barrels per day when they meet next week.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 06:56
[Leadership] Federal government has approved amendments to the 2022 budget and reversed previous approvals granted the anti-corruption agencies to retain 10 per cent of recovered loots.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 06:56
[Leadership] House of Representatives ad-hoc Committee on Constitution Review has recommended the creation of 111 additional legislative seats in the National Assembly to be occupied solely by women beginning from the next general election.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 06:56
[This Day] The minority caucus in the House of Representatives yesterday expressed shock over the 2021 Transparency International (TI) report which ranked Nigeria as the second most corrupt country in West Africa and 154 out of 180 countries globally.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 06:56
[This Day] As the dates for the national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) draws near, a group in Niger state, The APC Progressive Vanguard (TAPV) is seeking divine intervention for the victory of Senator Mohammed Sani Musa, a contenders for the national chairmanship position...
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 06:56
[This Day] Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has warned that no child of school age should be seen on the streets during school hours across the state. Also, Kogi State Government has flagged off its School Adoption and Mentorship Programme to help restore the glory of education and to motivate...
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 06:56
[This Day] Benue State Governor, Mr. Samuel Ortom has once more alleged that the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to secure the country was giving opportunity to terrorists to take over some parts of the country.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 06:56
[This Day] Abuja -- President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, pledged a fair deal to the Itsekiri people of Delta State, while extolling the patriotism of His Royal Majesty, Tsola Emiko, Ogiame Atuwatse III, the Olu of Warri Kingdom.
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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 06:55
[Leadership] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has restated President Muhammadu Buhari's determination to ensure things are done right, saying the president is absolutely committed to the progress of the people and the country.
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