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We Need Responsibilities, Not Pity - PWDsa member of the group as senior special adviser on disability matters, soliciti
We Need Responsibilities, Not Pity - PWDs
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a member of the group as senior special adviser on disability matters, soliciting for more of such appointments into the federal executive council, commissions, boards and other parastatals of government. He advised states governors to borrow a... Read more
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Achieving Sustainable Resource Flows By Statesof state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan shou
Achieving Sustainable Resource Flows By States
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of state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan should be dealt with by the Presidency, the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly through legislation. "President Buhari urged the governors, however, to... Read more
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BATN's Boost to Rice Farmingthe Government to modify the ban. Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji AbdulAziz Yari
BATN's Boost to Rice Farming
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the Government to modify the ban. Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji AbdulAziz Yari, while addressing journalists after a Federal Executive Council meeting in October last year, said that "the ban on the importation of rice would not be enforced... Read more
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Governors Push for New Revenue Sharing Formulaof state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan shou
Governors Push for New Revenue Sharing Formula
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of state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan should be dealt with by the Presidency, the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly through legislation. He also reminded the governors that though the... Read more
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ASUP Threatens FG With Industrial Actionthese issues and proposed ways of resolving them." He observed that ASUP "expe
ASUP Threatens FG With Industrial Action
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these issues and proposed ways of resolving them." He observed that ASUP "expectation was that the re-constitution of the Federal Executive Council by Mr. President will nip the issues in the bud considering the quality of the appointees and the... Read more
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States Still Owe Workers Despite Bailoutan inter-ministerial committee to study the plan. He said the committee's reco
States Still Owe Workers Despite Bailout
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an inter-ministerial committee to study the plan. He said the committee's recommendations would be tabled before the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly. Buhari assured them that he would reimburse the states for the money... Read more
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Govt to Make More Funds Available to Statesthe committee would review the plan to improve the finances of state government
Govt to Make More Funds Available to States
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the committee would review the plan to improve the finances of state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan should be dealt with by the Presidency, the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly through legislati... Read more
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Buhari Promises States More Moneyof the state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan
Buhari Promises States More Money
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of the state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan should be dealt with by the presidency, Federal Executive Council (FEC) and the National Assembly through legislation. However, Buhari reminded the governors to... Read more
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24 States Can't Pay Salary Despite Bailoutof state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan shou
24 States Can't Pay Salary Despite Bailout
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of state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan should be dealt with by the Presidency, the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly through legislation. He, however, urged the governors to understand that... Read more
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Buhari 'Concerned' About States' Inability to Pay Salaries Despite Bailoutof state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan shou
Buhari 'Concerned' About States' Inability to Pay Salaries Despite Bailout
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of state governments and make recommendations on how proposals in the plan should be dealt with by the Presidency, the Federal Executive Council and the National Assembly through legislation. Mr. Buhari therefore urged the governors to... Read more
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FG Requires N2 Trillion to Complete Ongoing Road Projects - Fasholathe projects and not to undertake new ones. He said: "The Ministry of Power, W
FG Requires N2 Trillion to Complete Ongoing Road Projects - Fashola
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the projects and not to undertake new ones. He said: "The Ministry of Power, Works and Housing proposed N423billion at the Federal Executive Council and the information reaching us is that we are not going to get all that. Ongoing road projects... Read more
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Goje, Abdulmumin Ask Colleagues to Reconsider BudgetSenate President Bukola Saraki, House Speaker Yakubu Dogara and the entire memb
Goje, Abdulmumin Ask Colleagues to Reconsider Budget
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Senate President Bukola Saraki, House Speaker Yakubu Dogara and the entire members of the National Assembly, members of the Federal Executive Council, the Minister of Budget and National Planning and the budget team for their cooperation, and... Read more
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FRSC's Speed Limiter - When Abuja Court Spoke for Poor Nigeriansthe FRSC. Shaibu, of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), condemned the
FRSC's Speed Limiter - When Abuja Court Spoke for Poor Nigerians
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the FRSC. Shaibu, of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), condemned the idea, alleging that some members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) were hand in glove with the FRSC hierarchy to fleece Nigerians. "I'm calling on all... Read more
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We've Chased Out 65,000 Ghosts From the Civil Service - Abah, DG, Bpsrthat we are following. And the strategy has been approved by the steering commi
We've Chased Out 65,000 Ghosts From the Civil Service - Abah, DG, Bpsr
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that we are following. And the strategy has been approved by the steering committee on reforms and will be ratified by the Federal Executive Council (FEC). We hope in the next two to three months, we will change the DNA of the public service. For... Read more
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2016 Budget - Allegations Against U.S. "Unfounded," Say Senator Goje, Rep JibrinSenate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker Yakubu Dogara and the entire members of
2016 Budget - Allegations Against U.S. "Unfounded," Say Senator Goje, Rep Jibrin
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Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker Yakubu Dogara and the entire members of the National Assembly, members of the federal executive council, the minister of budget and the budget team for their cooperation even as we assure all Nigerians... Read more
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Nwoke - Bill On Freedom From Hunger Vital to Nigeria's Poverty Eradication Effortthe motion that got to second reading was one that would have terrified a new s
Nwoke - Bill On Freedom From Hunger Vital to Nigeria's Poverty Eradication Effort
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the motion that got to second reading was one that would have terrified a new senator, because it was calling on the Federal Executive Council to set up the procurement counsel. Immediately the motion was put up, the Senate Leader, Ali Ndume,... Read more
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Blackout Looms As Electricity Workers Plan Transmission Shutdownby the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige on Tuesday but failed. It was reschedule
Blackout Looms As Electricity Workers Plan Transmission Shutdown
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by the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige on Tuesday but failed. It was reschedule for Wednesday but could not hold due to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Rather, they moved on to sit with a different body that does not entirely represent... Read more
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African Press Review 21 April 2016countrymen on Wednesday that the ongoing nationwide fuel scarcity would end nex
African Press Review 21 April 2016
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countrymen on Wednesday that the ongoing nationwide fuel scarcity would end next week. Speaking at State House after the Federal Executive Council meeting, Kachikwu said about 1,200 trucks were now involved in fuel deliveries around the country.... Read more
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Why Kill the Coastal Rail Project?of passengers with a projected traffic volume of about 50 million per annum amo
Why Kill the Coastal Rail Project?
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of passengers with a projected traffic volume of about 50 million per annum among others. The project was approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting held at the State House with the then President Jonathan presiding on the 25th July,... Read more
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N1.4 Trillion Fine - We Haven't Started Negotiation With MTNMTN was only to show its commitment to negotiation after it had resolved to set
N1.4 Trillion Fine - We Haven't Started Negotiation With MTN
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MTN was only to show its commitment to negotiation after it had resolved to settle out of court. Earlier, Shittu said the Federal Executive Council yesterday approved a memo for the final acts and instruments amending the International Telecoms... Read more
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Fooling the Emperor to Cross the Seabelieved was the main policy thrust of PMB on Nigeria's oil industry. And if th
Fooling the Emperor to Cross the Sea
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believed was the main policy thrust of PMB on Nigeria's oil industry. And if the reader can further recall the composition federal executive council was still being eagerly awaited, the accomplished technocrat and political neophyte Dr. Ibe... Read more
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Fuel Scarcity Will End Next Weekan earlier promise that the persistent fuel queues would end on April 7. Speak
Fuel Scarcity Will End Next Week
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an earlier promise that the persistent fuel queues would end on April 7. Speaking to State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting yesterday, Kachikwu said thanked Nigerians "for their unbelievable level of patience" over... Read more
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Fashola - 10,000MW of Electricity Achievableof 10,000 megawatts of electricity by 2019‎ is achievable. Fashola who was spe
Fashola - 10,000MW of Electricity Achievable
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of 10,000 megawatts of electricity by 2019‎ is achievable. Fashola who was speaking with journalists after yesterday's Federal Executive Council meeting, said: "Essentially, it's gas supply issue arising from the problems that's now well... Read more
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Fuel Scarcity Ends Next Weekhas crippled socio-economic activities in the country will end next week. Spea
Fuel Scarcity Ends Next Week
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has crippled socio-economic activities in the country will end next week. Speaking to State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council Meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Ibe... Read more
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We're Still Discussing With N'Assembly Over Budget, Says Presidencybe signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari appeared far off yesterday aft
We're Still Discussing With N'Assembly Over Budget, Says Presidency
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be signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari appeared far off yesterday after the more than three hours meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) did not seem to address the grey areas of disagreement with the lawmakers. The Budget and... Read more
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No Decision Yet On 2016 BudgetSenator Udoma Udo Udoma, declared this today while briefing State House corresp
No Decision Yet On 2016 Budget
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Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, declared this today while briefing State House correspondents on the outcome of a four-hour Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. Asked to provide an insight into the state of... Read more
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Budget - FEC in Crucial SessionThe Federal Executive Council (FEC) is currently meeting over the 2016 budget.
Budget - FEC in Crucial Session
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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) is currently meeting over the 2016 budget. President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over the meeting being held at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Federal Executive Council is expected... Read more
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No Decision Yet On Budgetand the President is taking action on it. He said after the budget was passed
No Decision Yet On Budget
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and the President is taking action on it. He said after the budget was passed and transmitted to the President, a Federal Executive Council meeting was held where copies of the budget were distributed to all the Ministers to study areas... Read more
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2016 Budget Not Returned to N/Assembly for Fresh Work, No Decision On Signing Yetinto law anytime soon, had been dashed. The decision for further negotiation w
2016 Budget Not Returned to N/Assembly for Fresh Work, No Decision On Signing Yet
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into law anytime soon, had been dashed. The decision for further negotiation with the federal lawmakers, was taken at the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, presided over by President Muhammadu... Read more
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No Currency Swap Deal With Chinanot entered any currency swap agreement with China. Onyeama who spoke with Sta
No Currency Swap Deal With China
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not entered any currency swap agreement with China. Onyeama who spoke with State House correspondents after yesterday's Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari, stressed that there was no such deal with... Read more
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No Decision On Signing 2016 Budget Yetsigned into law anytime soon had been dashed. The decision for further negotia
No Decision On Signing 2016 Budget Yet
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signed into law anytime soon had been dashed. The decision for further negotiation with the federal lawmakers taken at the Federal Executive Council, FEC meeting which held on Wednesday at the presidential villa, Abuja presided over by president... Read more
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No Decision Yet On When 2016 Budget Will Be Signedexpecting that the 2016 budget would be signed into law anytime soon has been d
No Decision Yet On When 2016 Budget Will Be Signed
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expecting that the 2016 budget would be signed into law anytime soon has been dashed. This was one of the outcomes of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting which held at the Presidential Villa in Abuja wednesday and presided over by... Read more
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No Currency Swap Deal With Chinaparties have in recent weeks been pointing accusing fingers at each other. Bri
No Currency Swap Deal With China
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parties have in recent weeks been pointing accusing fingers at each other. Briefing State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, minister of Budget and Planning, Udo... Read more
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Buhari Presides As FEC Meets Over 2016 BudgetAbuja — President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the meeting of t
Buhari Presides As FEC Meets Over 2016 Budget
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Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC holding at the presidential villa, Abuja. Top on the agenda of the meeting is believed to be 2016 budget which has stirred up... Read more
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States Risk Tax Deduction From Federation Account - Fowlerfrom VAT this year. After Fowler's submission, the committee directed him to f
States Risk Tax Deduction From Federation Account - Fowler
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from VAT this year. After Fowler's submission, the committee directed him to furnish it with the waiver approval by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to reduce taxes for construction companies and National Assembly's approval for the 4%... Read more
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FG Considers Deducting Unremitted Taxes By States From Monthly Allocationsof tax policy and audit compliance in the country. The committee members direc
FG Considers Deducting Unremitted Taxes By States From Monthly Allocations
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of tax policy and audit compliance in the country. The committee members directed the FIRS to provide the approval of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for certain waivers to construction companies, and the list of the beneficiaries. The... Read more
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Budget to Dominate Today's FEC Meetingwas believed to have centered on the controversial 2016 budget estimates. The
Budget to Dominate Today's FEC Meeting
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was believed to have centered on the controversial 2016 budget estimates. The meeting is preceding the meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC which is expected to finally take a stand on the budget. A lot of apprehension is being... Read more
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'Govt Must Develop a Policy That Would Make Nigeria an Arbitration Hub'although all foreign companies are required to register with the Corporate Affa
'Govt Must Develop a Policy That Would Make Nigeria an Arbitration Hub'
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although all foreign companies are required to register with the Corporate Affairs Commission, a company may apply to the Federal Executive Council for exemption if it satisfies the requisite conditions. In addition to this, there also exist a... Read more
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Osinbajo, Ministers in Closed Door Meeting Over 2016 Budgetwas believed to have centered on the controversial 2016 budget estimates. The
Osinbajo, Ministers in Closed Door Meeting Over 2016 Budget
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was believed to have centered on the controversial 2016 budget estimates. The meeting is preceding the meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC which is expected to finally take a stand on the budget. A lot of apprehension is being... Read more
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Feasting On Pork BarrelsMost of the padded items are still there, so how can anyone hold the document t
Feasting On Pork Barrels
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Most of the padded items are still there, so how can anyone hold the document to be sacrosanct? Yet, the tone of the Federal Executive Council meeting held a day after the president received budget details suggested that ministers were... Read more
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There Is Need to Review All Ports Concessions - NPA Bossand it is because of that reason we wrote to the government, Federal Ministry o
There Is Need to Review All Ports Concessions - NPA Boss
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and it is because of that reason we wrote to the government, Federal Ministry of Transportation, NCP and to the Federal executive council. So it is the NCP that gave the extension, based on of cause on our recommendations that ok this... Read more
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Budget - Presidency Seeks Deal With N/Assemblypresidential aide however did not give the details on the nature of the agreeme
Budget - Presidency Seeks Deal With N/Assembly
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presidential aide however did not give the details on the nature of the agreement being sought with the legislature. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) after an emergency meeting on April 8 to scrutinise the budget details, had reportedly... Read more
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Sign the Budget, Amend It LaterOn Thursday penultimate week, the National Assembly transmitted to the presiden
Sign the Budget, Amend It Later
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On Thursday penultimate week, the National Assembly transmitted to the president the budget's details. An emergency Federal Executive Council [FEC] took place the next day to scrutinize the budget details. Buhari did not attend the meeting,... Read more
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2016 Budget - for Executive and Legislature, the Gloves Are Offcritically review the budget before signing it. Upon his return from his state
2016 Budget - for Executive and Legislature, the Gloves Are Off
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critically review the budget before signing it. Upon his return from his state visit, the president called for an emergency Federal Executive Council ( FEC) meeting where copies of the budget was distributed to all the ministers to go and critically... Read more
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DSS Arrests Al-Barnawi's Deputy, Impersonators of Public OfficersChief Security Officer, CSO, to the President. "Investigation revealed that Ad
DSS Arrests Al-Barnawi's Deputy, Impersonators of Public Officers
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Chief Security Officer, CSO, to the President. "Investigation revealed that Ado had the mobile phone numbers of all the Federal Executive Council, FEC, members, some state governors, their wives, aides, military and police officers. "David Ali... Read more
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State Services Arrests UN Building Bomber's Deputy, Impersonators of Public OfficersOfficer (CSO) to the President and that further investigation revealed that Ado
State Services Arrests UN Building Bomber's Deputy, Impersonators of Public Officers
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Officer (CSO) to the President and that further investigation revealed that Ado had the mobile phone numbers of all the Federal Executive Council (FEC) members, some state governors, their wives and aides as well as that of prominent Nigerians... Read more
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State Security Holds Man for Defrauding Ex-Minister, Governor's Wifeto the president. Abdullahi added that further investigation revealed that Ado
State Security Holds Man for Defrauding Ex-Minister, Governor's Wife
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to the president. Abdullahi added that further investigation revealed that Ado had the mobile phone numbers of all the Federal Executive Council (FEC) members, some state governors, their wives and aides as well as those of prominent Nigerians,... Read more
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DSS Parades Al-Banawi's Associate, Five Othersto the President. Abdullahi added that further investigation revealed that Ado
DSS Parades Al-Banawi's Associate, Five Others
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to the President. Abdullahi added that further investigation revealed that Ado had the mobile phone numbers of all the Federal Executive Council (FEC) members, some State Governors, their wives and Aides as well as that of prominent Nigerians... Read more
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State Security Service Arrests Another 'Top Boko Haram Terrorist'Security Officer (CSO) to the President. Further investigation revealed that AD
State Security Service Arrests Another 'Top Boko Haram Terrorist'
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Security Officer (CSO) to the President. Further investigation revealed that ADO had the mobile phone numbers of all the Federal Executive Council (FEC) members, some State Governors, their wives and Aides as well as that of prominent Nigerians... Read more
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Calabar-Lagos Rail Project That Was Never Listed, Triggers a Spatin order to get feedback that would inform his assent. "The president received
Calabar-Lagos Rail Project That Was Never Listed, Triggers a Spat
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in order to get feedback that would inform his assent. "The president received the budget and convened an emergency Federal Executive Council meeting. "He gave each of the ministers, departments and agencies the opportunity to look at the... Read more
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