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    Politics Almost Three Years On, Presidency Lists Buhari's Achievements - The Nation

    The Presidency has appealed to former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Ghali Na’Abba, to take a second look at Muhammadu Buhari administration’s achievements since its inception on May 29, 2015. Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity...
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    Metro Navy destroy 900,000 MT of illegally refined petroleum products in 7 months – The Nation

    The Central Naval Command (CNC) of the Nigerian Navy said it has destroyed more than 900,000 metric tonnes of illegally refined petroleum products and crude oil in the last 7 months. The outgoing Flag Officer Commanding the CNC, Rear Admiral Abubakar Al-Hassan, who disclosed this yesterday at...
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    Politics Diezani In Trouble Again Over Withdrawal Of $1.3b From NNPC Accounts - The Nation

    THERE seems to be no end to the alleged mind-boggling financial misappropriation in the former President Goodluck Jonathan administration. In the centre of it all is, according to records unearthed by investigators, former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke. Economic...
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    Politics Aisha Buhari is an intelligent woman, says Ben Bruce – The Nation Nigeria

    Lawmaker representing Bayelsa East Senatorial, Ben Murray-Bruce has said First Lady, Aisha Buhari is an intelligent woman that has the capacity to lead well. The Senator spoke in reaction to the two videos shared on her official and verified twitter handle on Friday. via The Nation...
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    Metro Institute develops herbal drugs for Ebola, malaria – The Nation Nigeria

    The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) said it has successfully researched and developed six traditional herbal products for the treatment of Ebola, malaria and other diseases. via The Nation Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Recovered $500m Abacha Loot Vanishes Into Thin Air, EFCC Launches Probe - The Nation

    Where is $500 million recovered from the late Gen. Sani Abacha’s family? This is the question the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is battling to answer. The cash was recovered from the family of the late Head of State during ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. It...
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    Politics How Anyim got N575m for Special Service, by EFCC – The Nation Nigeria

    Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation Anyim Pius Anyim is fighting to keep his integrity after being accused of collecting N575m for special service. The cash, according to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), came from the Office of the National Security...
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    Metro If Your Wife Has Never Said “Thank You” After Sex, She Would Soon Cheat On You - The Nation

    I can’t stress this enough “ women love good sex” My name is James a sexual health researcher with Larger Life Nigeria. Over the course of my extensive research, I discovered most women pretend about sex, especially Nigerian women. For example, unlike what they want to make you believe, A...
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    Politics EFCC uncovers ‘strange’ payment of N2.9b to 54 senators

    Anti-Magu senators may send 15-man team to Buhari A curious payment of N2, 922, 236.310 to 54 Senators during the tenure of Chief David Mark as Senate President is now engaging the attention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Each of the Senators is believed to have …...
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    'Yaba Left' Mental Hospital Records Sharp Increase In Patient Visits Through 2017– The Nation

    The Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba, Lagos recorded a 15 percent increase in its attendance for last year. This is a 35 percent increase in male attendance and one percent in female. The hospital’s Medical Director, Dr Oluyemisi Ogun, stated this at the presentation of last year’s...
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    Entertainment How Kate Henshaw assaulted me at event – The Nation Nigeria

    I have never felt so humiliated as I did last weekend during the book presentation of ‘Loud Whispers’, a book written by Erelu Bisi Fayemi, the former first lady of Ekiti State which held at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos on December 3, 2017. In the course of via The Nation Nigeria...
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    Jonathan’s Ex-campaign Chief Forfeits 38 Houses To EFCC– The Nation Nigeria

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has traced 38 choice houses to a former Chairman of the Nigerian Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Dr. Ngozi Olojeme. Mrs Olojeme, Deputy Chairman of the Finance Committee of the Goodluck Campaign Organisation in 2015, is being investigated...
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    Metro Motorist Kills Masquerade In A’Ibom

    Tragedy struck Thursday evening when an unknown motorist knocked down a masquerade along and-run along Nwaniba Road, by Use Offot, Uyo. The masquerade known as ‘ekpo’ in local parlance is reportedly died instantly while his lifeless body laid on the tarred road. The Nation gathered that the...
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    El-Rufai to Atiku: prove you funded Buhari’s campaign – The Nation Nigeria

    Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar was challenged yesterday to prove that he funded President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2015 campaign. Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai threw the challenge and stated why the forme vice president quit the All Progressives Congress (APC) — there was no room for him...
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    Metro Tailor jailed for absconding with wedding fabrics – The Nation Nigeria

    A Masaka Upper Area Court on Monday sentenced a 37- year- old tailor, Felix Ayuba, to four months in prison for absconding with his customer’s wedding fabrics. Ayuba, a resident of Angwan Jaba Masaka, pleaded guilty to two-counts of criminal breach of trust and cheating. The judge, Yakubu...