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House Committee discover at NIA, $202m missing, not $44m

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Safety and National Intelligence said on Sunday that contrary to recent reports, the real amount of money missing at the National Intelligence Agency was $202m and not the $44m as reported. The Chairman

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Full-Text of Senate President, Saraki At Georgetown University, USA

Saraki says Africa is rising… PROTOCOLS. A very good morning to you all. Let me start by thanking the organizers of the Georgetown Africa Business Conference for the opportunity to be part of this conversation, which I see as crucial

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Reps member condemns attack on Nigerians in South Africa

Chairperson of  the House of  Representatives Committee on Diaspora Matters, Rita Orji, has condemned recent attacks on Nigerians living in South Africa. The lawmaker and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member representing Ajeromi Ifelodun federal constituency in the House of Representatives, also carpeted

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Peace Corps: Group drags IGP Idris, AGF before Reps for disobeying court orders 

A coalition of Civil Society Organizations for Justice and Equity (Coalition-JE), an umbrella body of different indigenous Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the country, has petitioned the Nigerian House of Representatives, over what it described as “total disregard of court

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Senate summon IG over Kwankwaso, Ganduje feud

The crisis in the All Progressives Congress in Kano State involving Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and his predecessor, Senator Rabi’u Kwankwaso, was extended to the Senate on Wednesday where members had a hot debate. President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, also

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Breaking! Strike looms at National Assembly

By Fidelis Yughur, Abuja National Assembly Management Staff under the banner of Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) have issued a notice, to embark on a peaceful protest that may likely degenerate into a strike beginning from Thursday,1st February 2018 if

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Breaking! Senate okays bill on residency

By Fidelis Yughur, Abuja The Senate Wednesday moves to support a bill to establish Residency Rights. This is a one wholesome Nigerian Bill to do away with all divisive sentiments to keep Nigeria one. Nigeria, according to the Senate, must

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Reps ask Amaechi to produce $195m contract document within 72hrs

The House of Representatives on Tuesday directed the Minister of Transportation, Chief Rotimi Amaechi, and other stakeholders to produce the documents on the $195m waterways security contract awarded to an Israeli security firm within 72 hours. The Federal Government had

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Suspended SEC DG, Gwarzo alleges Adeosun on Oando audit

The Minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun, and the suspended Director General of Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Munir Gwarzo have disagreed over the legality of the controversial suspension of the latter. At an investigative hearing organised by the House Committee

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Senate, Presidency hold National Security Summit Feb 1

The Senate and Presidency has entered into partnership to convene a National Security Summit so as to end the multi-dimensional security challenges facing the country. The Summit will provide an all-inclusive platform for heads of security and defence agencies, Governors,

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