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Health Minister Challenges Health Professionals on Medical Tourism

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Nigeria's minister of health Isaac Adewole has challenged physicians in the country to live up to their professional calling and find ways of discouraging medical tourism in the country.

FG to Focus on Local Production of Building Materials

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Minister of power, works and housing, Babatunde Fashola says the government will ensure local production of building materials to bring down the cost of housing in the country.

House of Representatives Tasks FCTA on Housing Project

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Nigeria’s House of Representatives has urged the Federal Capital Territory Administration to ensure the completion of various housing projects for the needs of the people.

Sule Lamido Tells Adamawa Delegates to Reject Atiku

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The former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido stormed Yola, Adamawa state on Tuesday to canvas for the support of PDP delegates ahead of the party's primary election.

Buhari asks National Assembly to Amend 2018 Budget Act

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President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the national assembly to slice out the sum of two hundred and twenty-eight billion naira from the five hundred and seventy-eight billion naira they allegedly inserted in the 2018 budget to finance the general elections in 2019.

Kaduna APC Chieftain Brand’s r-APC Members Trouble Makers

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An All Progressives Congress chieftain in Kaduna, Kailani Muhammad has accused members of the rAPC  of fermenting trouble in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Kailani who addressed journalists in Kaduna at a press briefing on the state of the nation described members of the rAPC as ingrates.

Dasuki Fulfills Bail Conditions, May Regain Freedom

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The Detained Former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki Retired, may regain his freedom this Tuesday.

Fayemi To Get Certificate Of Return Wednesday

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The Independent National Electoral commission INEC will on Wednesday issue a certificate of return to the Ekiti Governor-Elect Kayode Fayemi. 

House Of Representatives To Unravel Status Of Recovered Loot

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The Speaker of Nigeria's House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has pledged the Parliament’s commitment to the recovery of looted funds and assets, adding that the Parliament is poised to unravel the mystery behind the process.

Nigeria Air Force Denies Refusing Landing Rights at Air Force Base Makurdi

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The Nigerian Air Force has denied allegations that it prevented a chartered flight from landing at its Base in Makurdi on 16th July 2018, for political reasons.

Police Commissions E-Library for Children in Umuahia

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In an effort to revive the reading culture amongst Nigerian children, a modern electronic library has been built for the Police Children's school in Umuahia, Abia State, South East Nigeria.

Jang’s Money Laundry Trail Stalled, Adjourned till October 30

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The accelerated hearing in the case of corruption leveled against former governor of plateau state Jonah Jang and Yusuf Gyang was stalled Tuesday following the failure of counsel to EFCC to produce the witnesses in court.

Buhari Assures Of Free, Fair And Peaceful 2019 Polls.

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President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the International community of a free, fair and peaceful 2019 general elections in Nigeria, contrary to the tragic incidents that characterized the 2011 general elections, necessitating preliminary investigations by the ICC.

Family of Slain Corp Member Petitions Medical and Dental Council

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The family of Angela Igwetu, the youth corps member shot dead by a policeman in Abuja, the Nigerian capital says autopsy report has faulted claims made by Garki hospital where she was taken to for emergency care.

Osinbajo Explains Gains of African Continental Free Trade Agreement

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Vice president Yemi Osinbajo says there are huge gains for Nigerian signing the African continental free trade agreement.

SAN Advises INEC to Track Election Spending by Political Parties

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As reactions continue to trail the just concluded Ekiti Governorship election, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Yusuf Ali, has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to track the amount spent by political parties during election as much money are in circulation during the period which are not applied for the right purposes.

Ekiti Election: Observers Condemn Deployment of Military Personnel

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One of the election observer group that monitored Saturday’s Ekiti state governorship election ‘clean foundation’ has condemned the use of military personnel during the poll, saying it negates election security and accountability.

Buhari Orders Airlift of Stranded Nigerian Football Fans from Russia

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President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and Minister of State, Aviation, Hadi Sirika, to commence the process of repatriating Nigerians who travelled to Russia for the FIFA 2018 World Cup and got stranded after the competition.

R-APC will not affect APC Fortunes- Omo-Agege

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The crisis which has created the emergence of the reformed All Progressives Congress is still attracting mixed reactions even as the APC savours its victory in Ekiti state.

FG Says Executive Order Is Most Potent Weapon Against Corruption

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The federal government says it is convinced that the Executive order six recently signed by President Muhammadu Buhari is the most effective weapon against corruption.