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CBN Mints N500m eNaira, Issues N200m To Banks- Emefiele

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Central Bank of Nigeria CBN, Governor, Godwin Emefiele has disclosed that the apex bank has minted N500 million, N200 million has been issued to financial institutions, while over 2,000 customers have been onboarded. The apex bank

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Anambra 2021: Aspirants To Watch

Mustapha Suleiman The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has another herculean task ahead as the Anambra State governorship election inches close.   The INEC under the leadership of Professor Mahmood Yakubu has been adjudged to have performed creditably well at the

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Northern Governors Back Regulation Of Social Media

The Northern Governors Forum on Monday expressed support for the ongoing efforts to regulate the social media in order to check the spread of fake news in the country. The Forum expressed its  support in a communique issued by its

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President Buhari Urges Governor To Invest In Education, Healthcare

Our collective goal is to implement initiatives that will lift our citizens out of poverty through mass employment and social safety nets. This is achievable with the right fundamentals in place.

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Between The Governors And Predecessors

On Wednesday last week, May 29, President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in for a second term in office and in at least 10 of the 12 states that witnessed a change of mantle, there appears to be an all-out war

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Cancer: Governor’s wife urges women to adopt monthly breast self-examination

Wife of the Kwara Governor, Mrs Omolewa Ahmed, has advised sexually active females to adopt monthly breast self-examination as a precautionary measure. Ahmed made the call on Monday while addressing students on an advocacy sensitisation visit at the Kwara State

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Police arrest suspected killer of Enugu deputy gov’s orderly

An allegedly killed the Enugu Deputy Governor’s orderly, Sgt. Helen Sunday has been apprehended by the police while attempting to flee. The command’s spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement on Friday in Enugu, said that the fleeing member of

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Gov.Emmanuel sacks cabinet

Governor  Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom state has sacked his entire cabinet. No reason was given, according to  a statement issued in Uyo on Saturday by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Etekamba Umoren. Umoren directed the Permanent secretaries to

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Accused of age falsification, governor Ayade seeks God’s help

Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has said that he was called by God to govern Cross River to provide needed dividends of democracy to the people. Mr. Ayade made the statement on Friday while addressing thousands of supporters who

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I cannot be intimidated – Godwin Emefiele

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele said that no amount of intimidation will make him stop performing his duties effectively to Nigerians. He said this in a statement while reacting to the release of his

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