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Academic Seeks Simplification Of Preparation Of Budgets

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Business and Economy  

Professor Musa Fodio, an expert in Finance and Accounting has called for the simplification of the preparation of the Nigerian Budget at all ties of Government to make it more user friendly.

Police Parade More Than 30 Suspects In Owerri

1 day ago /
Security 

The Imo State Police Command has paraded over 30 suspects alleged to be involved in several criminal activities in the State.

 

Buhari Off To The Hague On Sunday

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International News 

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Sunday, July 15, 2018, depart for the Netherlands to participate in activities to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), at The Hague.

 

Pacquiao Set Against Matthysse

1 day ago /
International News  Sports  

Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao weighed in saturday comfortably under the 147-pound (67-kilogramme) limit and said he was “ready” to win back the welterweight belt against WBA Champion Lucas Matthysse of Argentina.

 

Trump-Putin Summit To Go Ahead Despite Election Meddling Tensions

1 day ago /
International News  Politics 

The white house says a summit between U.S President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin will go ahead as planned despite tension over Moscow's alleged election meddling. The pair will meet for talks in the Finnish Capital, Helsinki, on Monday. But there are calls for the meeting to be cancelled after...

 

Iran Says U.S. Isolated Over Sanctions

1 day ago /
International News 

Iranian president hassan rouhani said on saturday the united states was more isolated than ever over sanctions against iran, even among its allies, in remarks carried live on state television.

 

Eritrea President Afwerki Visits Ethopia

1 day ago /
Business and Economy   International News 

Eritrea's president isaias afwerki is visiting ethiopia for the first time since the start of the two countries' border war in 1998.

 

Pakistanis Mourn After Bombing

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International News 

Mourners gathered on saturday to bury their dead in southwest pakistan after a blast killed 128 people at a political rally.

 

Counting Of Votes In Ekiti Election

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Nation  Politics 

Counting of votes is underway in the ekiti governorship election holding in sixteen local government areas of the state.

RIGHT ACTIVISTS PLEAD WITH BUHARI TO SIGN DISABILITY BILL

1 day ago /
Nation 

President muhammadu buhari has been called upon to immediately sign the nigerian disabilities bill into law.

Thugs smash ballot box in Ikole Ekiti

1 day ago /
Politics 

Some Suspected Hoodlums have smatched ballot box at a polling Unit in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti state.

Nigeria Adopts Cluster Strategy For Development

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Nation 

The Nigerian Government says it is adopting the strategy of cluster development initiative to push for sociol and economic growth of the nation by using available raw materials.

West African Health Organization Decries Rising Rate Of Child Mortality

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Health 

The Director General of West African Health Organization (WAHO) Professor Stanley Okolo says women will continue to die in Nigeria if issues and challenges affecting Marternal Health are not properly addressed.   

Gombe State University To Commence Academic Activities

1 day ago /
Education 

With the inauguration of the Council for the Gombe State University for Science and Technology, Kumo, Academic activities would begin in earnest from the month of November.

US Accuses North KOREA OF Breaching U.N Sanctions

1 day ago /
International News 

The United States has accused North Korea  of breaching U.N. sanctions on refined petroleum by making illicit transfers between ships at sea.

Post Mugabe Zimbabwe Mnangagwa Woos Investors

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International News 

President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who took power when Robert Mugabe was removed in a De Facto Coup last November, has been trying to woo investors ahead of an Election on July 30, a contest in which he is the narrow favorite.

Trump Say UK Will Not Get Trade Deal Over Brexit Plan

1 day ago /
International News 

President Donald Trump Says  The UK Will "Probably Not" Get a trade deal with the US, if the prime minister's brexit plan goes ahead.

NEITI Optimistic Of EITI Validation

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Executive Secretary Nigeria Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative, NEITI, waziri Adio is optimistic that the upcoming validation by the international body, the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative, EITI, of Nigeria is going to be positive.

President Muhammadu Buhari Denies Claims Of meeting with Kemi Adeosun And Tunde Bakare

1 day ago /
Nation 

The Presidency has denied making the rounds that Pastor Tunde Bakare of Latter Rain Assembly and Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, met together with President Muhammadu Buhari at State House, Abuja, Friday, saying such reports are Far from the truth.

NEITI Optimistic Of EITI Validation

2 days ago /
Nation 

The executive secretary Nigeria extractive industry transparency initiative, NEITI, Waziri Adio is optimistic that the upcoming validation by the international body, the extractive industry transparency initiative, EITI, of Nigeria is going to be positive.