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Why I Am Sponsoring Amendment to Procurement Act - Sen. Egwuused to drag under the extant procurement Act. He further explained that the S
Why I Am Sponsoring Amendment to Procurement Act - Sen. Egwu
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used to drag under the extant procurement Act. He further explained that the Senate decided to remove the power of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to approve contracts and ceded the power to the National Council on Public Procurement,... Read more
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Remove Me From the National Grida suggestion right away. For a start, there should be an EXTRAORDINARY (emphasi
Remove Me From the National Grid
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a suggestion right away. For a start, there should be an EXTRAORDINARY (emphasis is mine and deliberate) meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to ventilate the issue. The extraordinariness of the FEC meeting shall be in its composition... Read more
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Zuma studying spy tapes appeal judgementdirectly. Even if the original judgment stood, the NPA could still decide not t
Zuma studying spy tapes appeal judgement
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directly. Even if the original judgment stood, the NPA could still decide not to prosecute based on other reasons. DA federal executive council chairperson James Selfe said Zuma could now have his day in court and face the 783 charges. Hilton... Read more
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Buhari Didn't Cancel Dinner With Lawmakershe concluded. LEADERSHIP recalls that President Buhari hosted service chiefs t
Buhari Didn't Cancel Dinner With Lawmakers
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he concluded. LEADERSHIP recalls that President Buhari hosted service chiefs to a dinner on Monday, members of the Federal Executive Council on Tuesday, and Wednesday was supposed to be the turn of members of the national... Read more
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Dalung Reveals State Burial Plans for Keshirevealed that a memo which will suggest ways of immortalising both Keshi and Co
Dalung Reveals State Burial Plans for Keshi
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revealed that a memo which will suggest ways of immortalising both Keshi and Coach Amodu Shaibu is to be presented at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in Abuja. Meanwhile, Keshi's children have praised the efforts of the Federal... Read more
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From London to Rio - What Has Changed for Team Nigeria?the government was on the side of the people on that collective national embarr
From London to Rio - What Has Changed for Team Nigeria?
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the government was on the side of the people on that collective national embarrassment. As I walked stealthily into the Federal Executive Council meeting in the week following the Olympics, several of my colleagues greeted me with the query,... Read more
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Govt Unveils New Debt Management Strategyin Abuja. A statement by the agency quoted Nwankwo to have said that the new d
Govt Unveils New Debt Management Strategy
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in Abuja. A statement by the agency quoted Nwankwo to have said that the new debt management strategy approved by the Federal Executive Council last Wednesday, is aimed at economy recovery and diversification. The DMO boss explained that the... Read more
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Pray for Better, Peaceful Nigeria, Buhari Urges MinistersPresident Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday urged members of the Federal Executive Co
Pray for Better, Peaceful Nigeria, Buhari Urges Ministers
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday urged members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to redouble their efforts in praying for a better and peaceful Nigeria. The president, who was speaking at the breaking-of-fast dinner for members of FEC at... Read more
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Buhari Warns Biafra Agitators, N/Delta Militantsin the region. Speaking at the State House in Abuja Tuesday night at the break
Buhari Warns Biafra Agitators, N/Delta Militants
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in the region. Speaking at the State House in Abuja Tuesday night at the breaking of fast dinner for members of the Federal Executive Council, Buhari asked Biafra agitators and the militants to reflect "very seriously" on the Civil War of... Read more
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DMO Justifies External Borrowing Amid Forex, Reserves Constraintsfavour of external sources as contained in the new Debt Management Strategy (20
DMO Justifies External Borrowing Amid Forex, Reserves Constraints
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favour of external sources as contained in the new Debt Management Strategy (2016-2019) which was approved last week by the Federal Executive Council (FEC). One of the major elements of the strategy is the remixing of public debt portfolio to 60... Read more
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Age of Candidacy Bill - a Renewed Hope for Nigerian Youthsto being inclusive in terms of youth's inclusiveness in governance is a point o
Age of Candidacy Bill - a Renewed Hope for Nigerian Youths
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to being inclusive in terms of youth's inclusiveness in governance is a point of worry and needs urgent attention. In the Federal Executive council, where decisions are being made, no single youth to represent and negotiate for the youths, even... Read more
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FG Unveils 3-Year Debt Management Strategy(DMO), Dr. Abraham Nwankwo, who disclosed this in Abuja, said the three year de
FG Unveils 3-Year Debt Management Strategy
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(DMO), Dr. Abraham Nwankwo, who disclosed this in Abuja, said the three year debt management strategy was approved by the Federal Executive Council last week, and is aimed at economic recovery and diversification. Nwankwo said the new initiative... Read more
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Govt Unveils Borrowing Strategy, Increases External Borrowing to 40%debt management strategy at a press briefing yesterday in Abuja said the new De
Govt Unveils Borrowing Strategy, Increases External Borrowing to 40%
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debt management strategy at a press briefing yesterday in Abuja said the new Debt Management Strategy approved by the Federal Executive Council last Wednesday, is aimed at economy recovery and diversification. "Therefore one of the major... Read more
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Senate Committee Rejects MTN, NCC Dealagreed to reduce it to N300 billion, which would be paid within the period of t
Senate Committee Rejects MTN, NCC Deal
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agreed to reduce it to N300 billion, which would be paid within the period of three years. According to Shittu, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) decided to relax the penalty against the telecommunications giant after realising the... Read more
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N1.04 Trillion MTN Fine - Senate Summons AG, CBN Gov, Accountant General, Otherswas one of those strategies. He, however, said that "as far as we are concerne
N1.04 Trillion MTN Fine - Senate Summons AG, CBN Gov, Accountant General, Others
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was one of those strategies. He, however, said that "as far as we are concerned, the MTN issue is a closed matter. The Federal Executive Council has remitted a substantial part of the penalty to them. Nigeria as a country must move on. We must... Read more
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Buhari Returns From UK Vacation, Says 'I'm Okay'by FCT minister, Muhammad Bello; Zamfara State governor, Abdul'aziz Yari; Kogi
Buhari Returns From UK Vacation, Says 'I'm Okay'
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by FCT minister, Muhammad Bello; Zamfara State governor, Abdul'aziz Yari; Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello; members of the Federal Executive Council, service chiefs, and lawmakers among other government officials. On arrival, Buhari inspected a... Read more
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Case Closed On MTN N1.03 Trillion Fine, Minister Tells Nigeriansagreed to reduce it to N330 billion, which would be paid within the period of t
Case Closed On MTN N1.03 Trillion Fine, Minister Tells Nigerians
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agreed to reduce it to N330 billion, which would be paid within the period of three years. According to Shittu, the Federal Executive Council decided to relax the penalty against the telecommunications giant after realizing the negative... Read more
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President Buhari Returnspresident landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International A
President Buhari Returns
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president landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport at about 5.32 p.m. Members of the Federal Executive Council, Service Chiefs, Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, and Inspector General of Police,... Read more
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Buhari Returns to Abujathat the president's return had been shifted to Sunday. Speaking shortly befor
Buhari Returns to Abuja
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that the president's return had been shifted to Sunday. Speaking shortly before the commencement of a meeting of the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday, Mr. Osinbajo said he spoke to the president the previous day and that he was in good... Read more
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President Buhari Returns to Abujapresident landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International A
President Buhari Returns to Abuja
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president landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport at about 5.32 p.m. Members of the Federal Executive Council, Service Chiefs, Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, and Inspector General of Police,... Read more
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Why We Reduced MTN Fine - Nigerian Govton Sunday in Ibadan at an award ceremony in honour of Lekan Balogun, the Otun O
Why We Reduced MTN Fine - Nigerian Govt
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on Sunday in Ibadan at an award ceremony in honour of Lekan Balogun, the Otun Olubadan of Ibadanland. He said that the Federal Executive Council, FEC, decided to reduce the penalty against the telecommunications giant after realising the... Read more
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FEC Relaxes MTN Fine to Encourage Foreign Investments, Says Ministeron Sunday in Ibadan at an award ceremony in honour Chief Lekan Balogun, the Otu
FEC Relaxes MTN Fine to Encourage Foreign Investments, Says Minister
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on Sunday in Ibadan at an award ceremony in honour Chief Lekan Balogun, the Otun Olubadan of Ibadanland. He said that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) decided to reduced the penalty against the telecommunications giant after realising the... Read more
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I'm Strong, Very Energeticpresident landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International A
I'm Strong, Very Energetic
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president landed at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport at about 5.32 p.m. Members of the Federal Executive Council, Service Chiefs, Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari and Inspector General of Police,... Read more
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Buhari Returns to Nigeria After 14 Days Medical Vacationevening. He was received by Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari; Kogi State
Buhari Returns to Nigeria After 14 Days Medical Vacation
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evening. He was received by Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari; Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello; members of the Federal Executive Council, service chiefs, lawmakers among other government officials. On arrival, Buhari inspected a guard... Read more
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FG to Borrow More From External Sourcesgovernment yesterday disclosed that it had taken a strategic decision to borrow
FG to Borrow More From External Sources
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government yesterday disclosed that it had taken a strategic decision to borrow more externally, where possible. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) also approved the debt management strategy for the year 2016-2019. According to the council,... Read more
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How Our Blood Safety Runs At the Mercy of Foreignersby the former Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu, and the current m
How Our Blood Safety Runs At the Mercy of Foreigners
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by the former Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu, and the current minister is supposed to take it to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting but he has not done that till date. Is there no budgetary allocation in the health... Read more
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Buhari, Changing the Tide of Nigerian Politics As Osinbajo Acts AgainMallam Aminu Goronyo and the President Wheat Farmers Association Saliu Mohammed
Buhari, Changing the Tide of Nigerian Politics As Osinbajo Acts Again
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Mallam Aminu Goronyo and the President Wheat Farmers Association Saliu Mohammed. On Wednesday, he presided over the Federal Executive Council Meeting where the economy was reviewed and it was decided that the release of N350 billion into the... Read more
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One More Adviser for Buhariwould have been able to say 'the matter of the take-over of banks by the Federa
One More Adviser for Buhari
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would have been able to say 'the matter of the take-over of banks by the Federal Government was actually discussed at the Federal Executive Council meeting on a Wednesday but Ngige who had previously complained of an ear infection might have... Read more
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Buhari's Medical Trip, a Blot On Nigeria's Imagerespect to the utilisation of the medical expertise and facilities that abound
Buhari's Medical Trip, a Blot On Nigeria's Image
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respect to the utilisation of the medical expertise and facilities that abound in Nigeria by him and other members of the Federal Executive Council, particularly in concrete expression of Section 46 of the National Health Act which seeks to... Read more
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Of Corruption and Federalismpreceding regime of former President Goodluck Jonathan has become the sole item
Of Corruption and Federalism
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preceding regime of former President Goodluck Jonathan has become the sole item of weekly information dissemination of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). It has to be acknowledged, though, that it is difficult to minimise the significance of the... Read more
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Procurement Process Delaying Release of N350 BillionUdoma Udoma, said yesterday. He disclosed this yesterday while answering quest
Procurement Process Delaying Release of N350 Billion
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Udoma Udoma, said yesterday. He disclosed this yesterday while answering questions from State House reporters after the Federal Executive Council meeting chaired by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. Responding to a question on President Buhari's... Read more
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Buhari's Medical Triprespect to the utilization of the medical expertise and facilities that abound
Buhari's Medical Trip
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respect to the utilization of the medical expertise and facilities that abound in Nigeria by him and other members of the Federal Executive Council, particularly in concrete expression of section 46 of the National Health Act which seeks to... Read more
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SGF Asks Nigerians to Pray for Buhari, Ministers(SGF), Mr. Babachir Lawal yesterday disclosed this while saying the opening pra
SGF Asks Nigerians to Pray for Buhari, Ministers
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(SGF), Mr. Babachir Lawal yesterday disclosed this while saying the opening prayer at the beginning of a meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. LEADERSHIP... Read more
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Due Process Delays Release of N350 Billion Capital Voteahead as it said it had the magic wand to turn the ailing economy around. Brie
Due Process Delays Release of N350 Billion Capital Vote
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ahead as it said it had the magic wand to turn the ailing economy around. Briefing State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting chaired by the acting President Yemi Osinbajo wednesday, the Minister of Budget and... Read more
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Govt Confirms Buhari, Three Ministers Sickof the Federation, Mr. Babachir Lawal disclosed this while saying the opening p
Govt Confirms Buhari, Three Ministers Sick
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of the Federation, Mr. Babachir Lawal disclosed this while saying the opening prayer at the beginning of a meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. LEADERSHIP... Read more
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We Have What It Takes to Turn Economy Aroundhad promised to release the money immediately the 2016 budget was passed. Brie
We Have What It Takes to Turn Economy Around
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had promised to release the money immediately the 2016 budget was passed. Briefing State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC"s) meeting chaired by the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, Minister for Budget... Read more
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Why We Don't Want Banks to Sack WorkersPlanning, Senator Udo Udoma made the disclosure while fielding questions from S
Why We Don't Want Banks to Sack Workers
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Planning, Senator Udo Udoma made the disclosure while fielding questions from State House Correspondents at the end of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting at the presidential villa, Abuja on Wednesday. He said that government has kicked... Read more
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Three of Buhari's Ministers Fall Sickare sick. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir David La
Three of Buhari's Ministers Fall Sick
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are sick. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir David Lawal, disclosed this today shortly before the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting which was presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. President Muhammadu... Read more
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U.S.$1.6 Billion Judgment Debt - Justice Ministry Not Involved, Says Adoke(SAN) has denied his involvement in an alleged $1.6 billion judgment debt scam,
U.S.$1.6 Billion Judgment Debt - Justice Ministry Not Involved, Says Adoke
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(SAN) has denied his involvement in an alleged $1.6 billion judgment debt scam, saying his ministry was not involved as the Federal Executive Council (FEC) had approved decentralisation of judgment debts. In a statement yesterday, Adoke said his... Read more
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Buhari Medical Vacation Abroad Stirs Outragefor the President to show leadership by example in patronising local expertise
Buhari Medical Vacation Abroad Stirs Outrage
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for the President to show leadership by example in patronising local expertise and health facilities, and have the entire Federal Executive Council follow suit. Enabulele, a former president of the Nigerian Medical Association, said incessant... Read more
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There Was a Dora - a Tributeremember how she averted the looming constitutional crisis in the President Yar
There Was a Dora - a Tribute
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remember how she averted the looming constitutional crisis in the President Yar'Adua days through her letter, urging the Federal Executive Council to pass a resolution to make the then Vice President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, acting president... Read more
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FG to Declare Telecom Infrastructure Critical National Assetsministry and NCC to look into the issues confronting the industry very closely
FG to Declare Telecom Infrastructure Critical National Assets
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ministry and NCC to look into the issues confronting the industry very closely and see which one to be taken to the Federal Executive Council , those to be addressed by National Assembly and the ones to be addressed by the committee... Read more
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IOM Presents National Migration Policy to Govtin Nigeria, Enira Krdzalic. Development of the NMP started in 2006 and on May
IOM Presents National Migration Policy to Govt
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in Nigeria, Enira Krdzalic. Development of the NMP started in 2006 and on May 13, 2015, the policy was adopted by the Federal Executive Council, the adoption of which is one of the key achievements of IOM's ongoing national 10th European... Read more
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Commonwealth Doctors Condemn Buhari's Medical Trip to Londonrespect to the utilization of the medical expertise and facilities that abound
Commonwealth Doctors Condemn Buhari's Medical Trip to London
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respect to the utilization of the medical expertise and facilities that abound in Nigeria by him and other members of the Federal Executive Council, particularly in concrete expression of section 46 of the National Health Act which seeks to... Read more
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Petroleum Varsity Sited in Ugbomro - GroupPresident Goodluck Jonathan before he left office on May 29, acknowledged Ugbom
Petroleum Varsity Sited in Ugbomro - Group
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President Goodluck Jonathan before he left office on May 29, acknowledged Ugbomro as the host community. "After the then Federal Executive Council FEC, during former President Olusegun Obasanjo, gave the directive to establish FUPRE, in March,... Read more
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Fantastically Corrupt Nigeria, Fantastic British Creation!story of a "fantastically corrupt minister" who allegedly spent £140m on the AP
Fantastically Corrupt Nigeria, Fantastic British Creation!
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story of a "fantastically corrupt minister" who allegedly spent £140m on the APC presidential campaign but who sits in the Federal Executive Council chambers and not in EFCC cell like Dasuki. Mr. President eventually agreed that Mr. Cameron was... Read more
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Buhari Calls for Investigative Journalismexperience for us." He said that the issue of padding made the budget process
Buhari Calls for Investigative Journalism
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experience for us." He said that the issue of padding made the budget process more difficult for him and members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), as some of them heard about padding for the time. "Things were even more difficult during... Read more
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President Buhari's Federal Excuses CouncilOn January 22, 2016, I tweeted a joke which went viral. I had said that at meet
President Buhari's Federal Excuses Council
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On January 22, 2016, I tweeted a joke which went viral. I had said that at meetings of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, would address members and say 'turn to your neighbour and say, neighbour... Read more
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Lack of Competition Law, Policy, Hurting Economy - Private Sectora policy document and a Bill on competition and Consumer Protection; while the
Lack of Competition Law, Policy, Hurting Economy - Private Sector
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a policy document and a Bill on competition and Consumer Protection; while the policy document was never presented to the Federal Executive Council, FEC, for consideration, the Bill was approved by FEC and transmitted to the National Assembly for... Read more
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Ibadan - A Road and its DiscontentsConcession and Regulatory Commission (ICRC) must issue a no-objection approval
Ibadan - A Road and its Discontents
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Concession and Regulatory Commission (ICRC) must issue a no-objection approval before the concession is taken to the Federal Executive Council for approval. There is no evidence that these steps were taken. When Bi-Courtney learnt that the... Read more
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