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    Politics Wike Supports Fayose, Says $1bn ECA Insurgency Fund Illegal

    Punch reports that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Friday described as illegal the recent approval by the Nigeria Governors’ Forum for the Federal Government to withdraw $1bn from the Excess Crude Account to fight insurgency. Wike stated this in an interview with State House...
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    Politics Paris Club Refund: 27 States Get Final Tranche

    The Federal On Saturday confirmed the release of the final tranche of the Paris Club refund to 27 state governments. The Director, Home Finance, Federal Ministry of Finance, Mrs Siyanbola Olubunmi, confirmed the release of the fund to the 27 states while speaking at the end of the Federation...
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    Politics Attorney General, Abubakar Malami Speaks on Arms Deal and Stolen Funds

    Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, (SAN), yesterday, in an interview with Vanguard said the Federal Government was more interested in recovering to the last kobo, all public funds stolen and stashed away by top politicians and their cronies under the...
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    Metro Arms Deal: Buhari, Other Ex-Heads Of State Got Amoured Cars From Dasuki [DailyTrust]

    The Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) under the leadership of retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki procured bullet proof vehicles for all former heads of state and presidents of Nigeria, Daily Trust gathered yesterday. Related Story: Arms Deal: I'm Ready To Expose More Top Nigerian...
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    Metro Arms Deal: EFCC Afraid of Interrogating Emir Sanusi

    As investigation into the looting of funds meant for the acquisition of arms for the Nigerian armed forces continues, operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, are in a dilemma over what to do with the former Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi...
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    Politics [Photos] Atiku Chairs Audu's Governorship Campaign FundRaising

    Former Vice President and chieftain of APC Atiku Abubakar chaired the fund raising for the Kogi APC gubernatorial candidate, Prince Abubakar Audu for the 2015 Kogi election. See Photos: Chairman of the occasion and former Vice President and chieftain of APC Atiku Abubakar and Governor...
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    Metro Reasons Why Lagos -Ibadan Expressway Project is Delayed

    A representative of the Federal Ministry of Works, Nelson Olubakinde explained that the construction company, Reynolds Construction Company (RCC) is facing challenges of finance, irregular climate condition, especially rain, and impatience on the part of road users often resulting in accidents...