nigerian metro news 201219

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    Metro Breaking: EFCC secures court order to detain ex-AGF, Adoke for 14 days - The Cable

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, secured an order from the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Maitama, to detain the immediate past AtAttorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, SAN, for 14 days. read more
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    Metro If I talk about Nigeria, nobody’ll sleep again – Danjuma - Daily Trust

    A former Minister of Defence, retired General Theophilus Danjuma, says if he reveals what is happening in the country, Nigerians will no longer sleep. He spoke yesterday at the University of Ibadan during the launch of a book, 70 Years of Progressive Journalism: The Story of the Nigerian Tribune...
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    Metro Nigerians to pay more for Schengen visa from February 2020 - Daily Post

    As from February 2, 2020, Nigerians will have to pay an increased fee of €80 when applying for a visa to Schengen countries. Schengen refers to the European Union (EU) passport-free zone that covers 26 European countries. According to an official from the information monitoring and media...
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    Metro 3 die,1 injured in truck accident on Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway - daily trust

    The Ogun Command of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Friday said that three persons died while one person sustained injuries in an accident involving a truck and a Bajaj motorcycle around Toll-Gate on Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway read more
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    Politics Buhari, VP to spend N9.06b on food, travel, cars, others - Vanguard Newspaper

    The National Assembly has retained the N3. 327 billion which the executive proposed as travel expenses for President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in the federal government’s 2020 budget. Read more at:
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    Politics I’ve been asked to dethrone Sanusi, says Ganduje - The cable

    Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano, says he has received a letter asking him to dethrone Muhammad Sanusi II, emir of Kano, if he fails to submit to the state’s authority. In a statement on Thursday, Abba Anwar, spokesman of the governor, said 35 civil society organisations (CSOs) wrote to the...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    22 former Nigerian Governors, 11 serving senators under probe for corruption – Daily Post Nigeria

    Nigeria’s Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has claimed that 22 former governors are currently under investigation for corruption. Malami stated this on Thursday, while addressing journalists in Abuja..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...