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FAAC shares N682bn to FG, states, LGs

FAAC shares N682bn to FG, states, LGs

Nigerians three tires of governments received N682.060 billion from the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) as revenue accrual into federation account in August. Gross statutory revenue received in August was put at N531.830 billion, an…

IGP orders restriction of vehicular movement for 18 hours

IGP orders restriction of vehicular movement for 18 hours

…says action to check illicit arms, hard drugs, political thugs Ahead of tomorrow’s gubernatorial election in Edo State, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Mohammed Adamu, has ordered restriction on vehicular movement. Saturday’s election appears…

Obaseki to electorate: Don’t shed blood for my re-election

Obaseki to electorate: Don’t shed blood for my re-election

Governor Godwin Obaseki and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said his second term ambition is not worth spilling the blood of anyone in the Edo State governorship election holding tomorrow. He reassured…

Buhari: Politicians, security agents must behave responsibly

Buhari: Politicians, security agents must behave responsibly

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised political parties, candidates and security agents to behave responsibly in tomorrow’s governorship election in Edo State. Buhari, in a message to voters, political parties, election officials and security personnel, reiterated…

Edo: Soldiers, policemen in show of force ahead of poll

Edo: Soldiers, policemen in show of force ahead of poll

Thousands of security operatives, including soldiers, riot and regular policemen as well as men of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) yesterday embarked on a show of force ahead of Saturday’s governorship election…

We’re ready for Edo election, says INEC

We’re ready for Edo election, says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it is ready for tomorrow’s governorship election in Edo State. The commission, in a statement by National Commissioner, Festus Okoye, said sensitive materials for the election have been…

NNPC’s trading surplus hits N20.36bn in July

NNPC’s trading surplus hits N20.36bn in July

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) had a clean slate in July, recording 858 per cent increase in trading surplus of N20.36 billion in July 2020 compared to the N2.12 billion surplus in June 2020.…

Why govs kick against LGs’ autonomy, by el-Rufai

Why govs kick against LGs’ autonomy, by el-Rufai

Govs direct states’ AGs to review Water Bill, others Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el Rufai, has said that corruption and lack of a credible audit system have been the main reasons some state…

FG orders Nigerians with bank accounts to register again

FG orders Nigerians with bank accounts to register again

The Federal Government has ordered all persons holding accounts across financial institutions and insurance firms to complete and submit self-certification forms. The directive was announced, yesterday, via the Federal Government’s Twitter handle. The government warned…

Smoking increases risk of bleeding in the brain

Smoking increases risk of bleeding in the brain

Researchers in Finland have reaffirmed a link between smoking and bleeding in the brain. This is the result of a new study published yesterday in the journal ‘Stroke’. The bleeding which is known as subarachnoid…