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I’ll consider your demand for Kanu’s release, Buhari tells Igbo leaders

I’ll consider your demand for Kanu’s release, Buhari tells Igbo leaders

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that even though the Igbo leaders demand for the unconditional release of the leader of the proscribed indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, was heavy, he would consider it.…

New Telegraph awards: Political class must keep Nigeria united, says Lawan

New Telegraph awards: Political class must keep Nigeria united, says Lawan

…says Senate’ll pass 2022 Budget by December …Sanwo-Olu, Ikpeazu, Abiodun, others shine Kalu: Newspaper has become an authoritative voice Sanwo-Olu: New Telegraph has taken governance to next level Sylva hails award recognition, harps on efficiency…

Nigeria’s fiscal deficit to hit 6.3% of GDP in 2021 –IMF

Nigeria’s fiscal deficit to hit 6.3% of GDP in 2021 –IMF

…calls for complete removal of subsidies The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said Nigeria’s fiscal deficit will widen to 6.3 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2021, noting that it will worsen in…

7 dead, 5 injured as army intercepts vehicle with weapons in Benue

7 dead, 5 injured as army intercepts vehicle with weapons in Benue

Seven persons were confirmed dead and five others, including a Catholic priest, injured as Nigerian army yesterday intercepted a vehicle carrying a large cache of weapons in the Tor-Donga axis in Katsina- Ala Local Government…

Kuru submits list of top 1,000 AMCON debtors to N’Assembly

Kuru submits list of top 1,000 AMCON debtors to N’Assembly

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), has submitted a list containing its top 1,000 obligors to the National Assembly, the corporation said in a press release yesterday. According to the statement, AMCON handed the…

JUST IN: Borno LGA under attack by ISWAP

JUST IN: Borno LGA under attack by ISWAP

  Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State, is under heavy attack by terrorists of Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP). This attack is coming less than a week after deadly attack in neighbouring Chibok/Askira…

#EndSARS: Lagos counsel picks holes in judicial panel’s report

#EndSARS: Lagos counsel picks holes in judicial panel’s report

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr Abiodun Owonikoko, who also represented the Lagos State Government as counsel during the year-long sitting of the Lagos Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution for Victims of SARSrelated…

Nigeria’s GDP grows by 4.03% in Q3’21

Nigeria’s GDP grows by 4.03% in Q3’21

Volume of economic activities peaks at N18.54trn Nigeria’s economy has recorded a slow growth as the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) peaked at 4.03 per cent during the third quarter of 2021, signifying a contraction from…

#EndSARS reports: We’re waiting for states to take action, Buhari tells Blinken

#EndSARS reports: We’re waiting for states to take action, Buhari tells Blinken

President Muhammadu Buhari has told the United States Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken that the Federal Government would allow the system to exhaust itself by waiting for the states to take action on the reports…

Strike: Gbajabiamila brokers truce between FG, ASUU

Strike: Gbajabiamila brokers truce between FG, ASUU

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Thursday, brokered a truce between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) with the parties agreeing on four major issues. ASUU…