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Donkey Skin In Lagos

Customs Seizes N15billion Worth Of Donkey Skin In Lagos

Customs operatives attached to the Federal Operations Unit in Lagos have seized two containers of donkey skin known locally as ponmo (hides), valued at N15 billion. Controller of the unit, Aliyu Mohammed, told journalists at a media briefing today that [...]

May 23, 2019 Business
Al-Makura Begs Governor-Elect Abdullahi Sule To Give Him Three Months

Al-Makura Begs Governor-Elect Abdullahi Sule To Give Him Three Months

Lafia – There was drama on Wednesday at the Nasarawa State Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs in Lafia when Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura begged the governor-elect, Abdullahi Sule, to give him three more months to take the state [...]

May 23, 2019 Government and politics
Amaechi

Amaechi Thanks Buhari For Not Converting Him To Islam

Mr Rotimi Amaechi and other Ministers at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday expressed appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for the opportunity he gave them to serve in his cabinet. At the valedictory session of the council, ministers in [...]

May 23, 2019 Government and politics
Governor Darius Ishaku

Any Governor Saying He Can Tackle Insecurity Is Lying – Governor Darius Ishaku

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State who had a chat with journalists shortly after he inaugurated the distribution of fertilizers, seedlings and agro-chemicals for Taraba farmers for the 2019 farming season, stated that any Nigerian Governor saying he can tackle [...]

May 23, 2019 Government and politics
Why EFCC Is Prosecuting Naira Marley – Magu

Why EFCC Is Prosecuting Naira Marley – Magu

Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday spoke on prosecution of popular musician, Afeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley. A statement by EFCC spokesman, Tony Orilade, quoted Magu as saying Naira Marley was [...]

May 23, 2019 Economy
Nigeria Electricity Generation

Nigeria Electricity Generation Falls To 2,616MW, Six Plants Idle

Nigeria electricity generation has fallen to 2,616MW as it was further gathered that six power plants in different parts of the country are idle.  The total power generation declined to 3,978.5MW as of 6.00am on Monday from 4,297MW on Sunday. [...]

May 23, 2019 Power