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Adamu Abdullahi blasts Obasanjo, says should be docked for corruption

ABUJA – A former Governor of Nasarawa state, Senator Adamu Abdullahi, has lambasted former President Olusegun Obasanjo, saying his latest letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, was aimed at promoting self as usual. Prompt News Online recalls that Obasanjo, had in an open letter to Mr Buhari titled “The Way Out: A Clarion Call For Coalition For Nigeria Movement”, asked the ...

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Police Nab Kano ‘Society Woman’ For Alleged Impersonation

Police in Kano have arrested a 38-year-old woman popularly called ‘society woman’ and have charged her to court for allegedly impersonating police, with police uniform in her possession, and other related offences. The suspect, who is being referred to by her pseudo name ‘Kofar Mata’ was arrested on February 11 this year and was immediately arraigned in Court 29 at ...

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Obasanjo, Jonathan, Dickson at Otuoke Church, Preach Unity

OTUOKE, BAYELSA – Former Presidents, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan and Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State have reaffirmed their call on Nigerians to embrace peace and unity for the good of the country. The leaders spoke on Sunday during a Thanksgiving Service for the successful groundbreaking ceremony of the Azikel Refinery, at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Otuoke, Ogbia Local ...

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Eminent world citizens, political leaders, industry moguls to grace AITEO/NFF Awards

An array of prominent global figures, including FIFA President Gianni Infantino and CAF President Ahmad, political chieftains, football stars, renowned administrators past and present, captains of industry, legends of the Nigeria game and oaks of the entertainment industry are now confirmed for the inaugural edition of the AITEO/CAF Football Awards holding at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos ...

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Gov Tambuwal Commends Jaiz Bank

SOKOTO – Jaiz Bank has done much to create a unique identity and boost ethical operations in the banking sector in the country, Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has said. He spoke when the Managing Director of Jaiz Bank, Hassan Usman, paid a visit to him in Sokoto. A statement issued by the Governor’s spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, said ...

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Ex-New Telegraph Staff Appointed PA to PDP Deputy National Chair

Mr Anthony Agbetuyi has been appointed as Personal Assistant to the Deputy National Chairman (South) Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Elder Yemi Akinwonmi. He hails from Ikere-Ekiti in Ikere Local Government of Ekiti-State. He was born to the family of Late Mr & Mrs John Sunday Agbetuyi. The 46-year-old studied Marketing at The Polytechnic Ibadan, Oyo-State. He started his working career ...

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Buhari’s anti-corruption conundrum, By Sufuyan Ojeifo

There is common sense in the submission that the anti-corruption crusade of the President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has slumped. This is validated by the slipshod, ineffectual and selective manner the administration has so far executed the vaunted crusade. There has been so much mismanagement of the process, so much misapplication of the momentum, and so much floundering of the philosophy ...

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Nigerian Breweries Declares N33bn Dividend For 2017

LAGOS –  The Board of Directors of Nigerian Breweries Plc has announced its results for the 2017 operating year with a dividend recommendation of N33 billion to its shareholders. The recommendation, which amounts to a total dividend of N4.13 (four Naira thirteen kobo) per share for the 2017 operating year was part of the company’s filing to The Nigerian Stock ...

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