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Senate Finance Committee speaks on why it approves PMB’s $30bn loan request

Anietie Udobit, Abuja Sen Olamilekan Adeola, Chairman Senate Committee on Finance, on Thursday, has said that the approval of request by Buhari’s government to borrow about 30 billion dollars was a necessary step to catalyse development. Adeola , who spoke to Journalists in said “The 30 billion dollar loan the Federal Government is sourcing for

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INEC sensitizes electorate at Calabar Carnival

Anietie Udobit, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Cross River on Saturday joined the Carnival Calabar street party as part of measures to sensitise the electorate to its activities. Speaking to journalists in Calabar, the Executive Secretary of the Commission, Mrs Ngozi Oghuma said that INEC participated in the carnival to publicise its

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FG orders Dasuki, Sowore’s release from detention

The Nigerian Government on Tuesday ordered the release of former National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki and Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore from detention. “I have directed the State Security Services (DSS) to comply with the order granting bail to the Defendants and effect their release,” Nigeria’s justice minister and attorney general of the federation

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Nigerian Navy Releases List of Shortlisted Candidates for DSSC Course 27

The Nigerian Navy has released the names of applicants who sat for the Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 27. According to a statement by the Directorate of Naval Information, "applicants who sat for the Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 27 Aptitude Test are to check online at www.joinnigeriannavy.com for

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Buhari appoints seasoned administrator Yusuf Kazaure as NigComSat board chairman

Anietie Udobit,Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Arch. Yusuf Kazaure as the board chairman of the Nigeria Communications Satellite Limited, NigComSat. The appointment was contained in a statement on Monday by Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, in which the president approved the appointments of chairmen and

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