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The Federal High Court in Lagos has granted an interim order for seven commercial banks in Nigeria to remit a total of $793,200,000, allegedly hidden with them in violation of the Constitution and the Treasury Single Account (TSA) policy of the Federal Government.

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday in Abuja, constituted a committee to articulate its position on restructuring of the country as agitations increase.

Imo State Govrnor, Rochas Okorocha, has confirmed the state’s own share of the latest Paris Club Fund of Seven Billion Naira (N7 billion).
He also said that the fund would be use to clear 2017 outstanding pensions.
Sam Onwuemeodo, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, disclosed this on Thursday.

The Governors Forum last night set up a six-man committee to explore the option of actualising state police in the country.
This appears to be a tacit support for the restructuring of the country.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has withdrawn from the motion on notice it filed in suit No. E/201/2017 at an Enugu High Court seeking an interim injunction and stay of action of the order of mandamus that recognized Chief Martin Agbaso as the authentic national chairman of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA).

Tragedy struck again in Kaduna State on Tuesday as 37 people were reported killed in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state.

The incident came barely three days after four herdsmen were said to have been killed by gunmen in the same place.

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Civil Defence Officer shot dead driver, police sergent in Jigawa

An officer serving with the Jigawa State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has allegedly shot dead a commercial driver, Hussaini Andaza, and injured a police sergeant working with the Dutse division.

Saraki to Customs boss: I’ll move motion that you wear jeans, T-Shirt if you end smuggling

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has promised the Comptroller-General of Customs, Col.

How bomber killed self, eight others in Maiduguri mosque

A suicide bomber has attacked a mosque in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, northeast Nigeria. The incident took place in the early hours of Monday and is said to have killed about nine people including the suicide bomber.

Crude oil theft: Court upholds conviction of nine foreigners

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos has upheld the conviction and sentence of nine foreigners for stealing 3,423.097 metric tonnes of crude oil from Nigeria.

Why Okorocha dislikes restructuring of Nigeria

By Dallas Onyema

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Here are some of the things your body is telling you

Overcoming low birth registration in Bauchi

By Patience Michael, Bauchi

Niger govt donates N31m to flood victims

By Ummi Ismaeel,
Minna

Dogara to commission projects in Yobe

By Mohammed Abubakar,
Damaturu

Nigeria: Why Fayose wants to sue acting president

Ekiti State Governor and Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has written to the Acting
President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, demanding the immediate release of the

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