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Why Magu is After Daura!

Why Magu is After Daura!

    TELL’s investigation shows that EFCC is probing into alleged corrupt practices of the director-general of the Department of State Security, Lawal Musa Daura Since riding into power on the mantra of “change” and anti-corruption posturing, Nigeria, under the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has become a theatre of the absurd. The actions and

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FG Suspends SEC DG

  The federal government has suspended the Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Mounir Gwarzo, from office, to allow for an unhindered investigation of several allegations of financial impropriety leveled against him. Patricia Deworitshe, Deputy Director, Ministry of Finance in a statement issued on Wednesday,  said the suspension was in line with the

Fans Attack Whizkid over Banky W’s Wedding

Whizkid, one of Nigeria’s star musicians, failed to attend Banky W’s,  his former boss’s white wedding. The event held on November 25 in South Africa.  This really made some fans angry and they trooped to his instagram page to call him names, ranging from proud to arrogant. Whizkid’s absence is viewed as a snub, as

Atiku Leaves APC

Atiku Abubakar, former vice president has resigned from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. In a statement released this morning, the former vice president said “events of the intervening years” have proved that he was wrong to have believed that the APC was capable of bringing about a “rebirth of the new Nigeria”. Here is

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Nigeria Floats US$3bn Dual-Tranche Bond to Fund 2018 Budget

Following the presentation of the N8.6 trillion 2018 Budget to the the National Assembly two weeks ago, the Federal Government on Monday announced that it has priced its offering of US$3 billion aggregate principal amount of dual series notes under its US$4.5 billion Global Medium Term Note programme (increased from US$1.5 billion). The Ministry of

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Alex Ekwueme is Dead

Alex Ekwueme, 85, former vice president in the second republic, is dead. He died in a London hospital yesterday, according to a statement released by his family. His younger brother, Laz, who’s the traditional ruler of Oko, in Anambra state, conveyed the message in the statement. “The Ekwueme family regrets to announce the peaceful passing

Dress Made of 5,888 Leaves

  A model presents a dress made of leaves to promote environmental protection at the Shampoola scenic area in Fogang County of Qingyuan City, south China’s Guangdong Province, Nov. 12, 2017. The dress was made of 5,888 leaves by four staff members in a week. (Xinhua) A model presents a dress made of leaves to

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Obaseki’s One Year in Office: APC, PDP Bicker Over Performance Score Card

Activities marking the one year anniversary of the Goodwin Obaseki administration in Edo State climaxed last week with an inter-denominational thanksgiving service held at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium where political big wigs from across the country and across party lines showered encomiums on the governor and his All Progressives Congress, APC party for having performed

Nigerian Guild of Editors to Avengers: Drop Your Arms, Embrace Dialogue

The Nigerian Guild of Editors, has urged the Niger Delta Avengers, a militant group, to embrace peace rather than violence. The call was made at a meeting of the editors in Katsina, on November 9, 2017. In a communique issued at the end of the meeting, the Nigerian Guild of Editors expressed worry over the

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