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Osinbajo Denies Resignation Rumour

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Wednesday night in Lagos denied the purported news of his resignation which was circulated on social media for the better part of Wednesday. The vice president’s media aide, Laolu Akande, in a statement, said his principal denied the rumour at a meeting with young Christian leaders in Lagos on Wednesday night. According

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Udom delivers two aircrafts for Ibom state-owned airline

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State on Wednesday took delivery of two aircraft for operations at the state-owned airline,  Ibom Air. The official unveiling of the aircraft was performed by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, at Obong Victor Attah International Airport in Uyo. In his remarks, Governor Emmanuel described the airline was a monumental achievement

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Nigerian Ambassador reacts to deportation of 723 Nigerians From Ghana Over Cybercrime, Prostitution

Michael Abikoye, the Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, has described the deportation of Nigerians by the Ghana Immigration Service as an "improper act". He stated this at a meeting with the Comptroller-General of the GIS, Kwame Takyi, in Ghana, according to NAN. The Nigerian ambassador said the deportation could strain the brotherly relationship both countries share. It

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ATM transactions hit N39.15trn in Q4, 2018 —NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics said Automated Teller Machine from selected banks across the country recorded transactions valued at N39.15 trillion in the fourth quarter of 2018. The bureau stated this in its “Selected Banking Sector Data for Fourth Quarter, 2018”, posted on its website on Wednesday. It said that the N39.15 trillion was derived

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Rescheduled Polls: Aero, Arik slash fares by 50% to encourage voters

Nigerian carriers, Aero Contractors and Arik Air, have introduced promo fares to help Nigerians who wish to travel to go and vote during the 2019 General Elections. The airlines made the announcement in separate statements issued by their spokespersons on Monday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nigerians are set to go

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Polytechnic lecturers Call Off Strike, to Start Work Immediately

  Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has suspended its strike nationwide. The poly lecturers had embarked on industrial action two months ago over the Federal Government's failure to implement agreements reached with the union in 2017. Addressing journalists at the end of its national executive council (NEC) emergency meeting yesterday in Abuja,

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