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Boko Haram in Show of Defiance Marks Eid-el-Fitr in Sambisa…

The Boko Haram terrorists in a flagrant show of defiance have again openly celebrated this Year’s Eid-el-Fitr in Sambisa Forest. The five minute, 17 second video footage seen by News correspondent in Maiduguri shows the terrorists and their families dressed in festival attires, performing salat after completing 29 days of …

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Buhari Shuns Saraki, Other nPDP Members in APC Crisis…

President Muhammadu Buhari has turned down the possibility of meeting with the faction of the All Progressives Congress, APC, known as the New Peoples Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP. The President was said to have reportedly vowed that he will not discuss with the aggrieved members of the nPDP that joined …

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Nigerian Banks to Mitigate Losses from Cyber Attacks…

BANKS and other financial institutions (OFIs) are beginning to see the need to explore cyber-insurance as a means of alleviating the impact of electronic payment fraud and other cyber crimes in the country. The increase in cyber attacks along with its wider impact has led insurers’ clients and insurers to …

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U.S. Consulate Trains Women, Students on Drone Technology…

The United States Consulate General in Lagos in collaboration with Baltimore-based Global Air Media, on Tuesday concluded a two-day drone technology workshop for students and women. The training was held at the Cedar STEM & Entrepreneurship Hub, and American Corner at Co-Creation Hub (CCHUB), both in Yaba, Lagos, on Monday …

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U.S. Announces Fresh $102 Million Assistance to Nigeria…

The U.S. government has announced a fresh $102 million in humanitarian assistance to Nigeria. The U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, announced the new aide at ongoing National Conversation on the Humanitarian-Development-Peace Nexus, on Thursday. A U.S. embassy statement said the new funding “will address the shelter, health and food …

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Senate Mandates INEC to Announce June 12, 1993 Results…

The Senate Thursday mandated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to announce the final results of the June 12, 1993 presidential election so that it can be on record that MKO Abiola won the poll. INEC is an offshoot of the National Electoral Commission (NEC), which was chaired in 1993 …

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CBN Raises BDCs Trading Margin in Dollar Sales in Nigeria…

DETERMINED to stem the tide of falling value of the naira and even shore up its exchange rate, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved an upward review of the trading margin available to operators of Bureau De Change (BDC) in the country. Analysts believe this will motivate BDCc to …

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APC Chieftain Writes UN, Accuses Buhari of Terror Over Saraki…

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has written another open letter to the Secretary-General of the United Nations Mr Antonio Guterres, alleging that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, has been persecuting some perceived to oppose the government. PoliticsNGR gathered that those mentioned in …

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