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Rumbles and strains between Myanmar military, rebels

Since Myanmar’s military staged a coup against Aung San Suu Kyi’s elected government on February 1, triggering mass unrest, the formerly restive far-western state of Rakhine has remained relatively peaceful. But recent skirmishes have raised concern that an informal ceasefire agreed in the long-troubled area in November last year is starting to break down, even […]Read More

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Aribo Tipped To Join Gerrard At Aston Villa

Former Celtic star Frank McAvennie has tipped Joe Aribo to join his former boss Steven Gerrard at Premier League club Aston Villa. Gerrard was appointed new Aston Villa manager last week following the sacking of Dean Smith, who has moved to Norwich City. And McAvennie believes Gerrad will seek to bring some of his former […]Read More

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Osimhen to miss 2021 AFCON.

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, has been ruled out of action for three months following the surgery on his cheekbone and eye socket. Serie A leaders Napoli disclosed this in a statement released on their official website on Tuesday. With this, the striker will miss the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon next year. […]Read More

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CBN disburses N41.2bn to cut wheat imports

  The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, has said the bank has disbursed N41.2bn under its intervention schemes to cut wheat production. Speaking after the Monetary Policy Committee meeting in Abuja on Tuesday, he said, “The bank also disbursed the sum of N41.2bn for the commencement of the brown revolution, a […]Read More

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CBN retains 11.5% Monetary Policy Rate

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday voted to hold the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 11.5 per cent for the umpteenth time. Reading a communiqué after the committee’s  282nd meeting on Tuesday, Mr Godwin Emefiele, the CBN Governor, said the MPC also unanimously agreed to hold all other […]Read More

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EFCC arrests Fani-Kayode

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, over allegation of forgery and manipulation of documents. It was learnt that the former minister was arrested yesterday to answer questions on possible forgery of hospital documents to hoodwink the court handling the case against him on money laundering […]Read More

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Buhari suspends inauguration of NNPC board

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate suspension of the inauguration of the newly constituted board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC), an official has said. The inauguration was scheduled to hold on Wednesday but has now been postponed till further notice, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, said in a […]Read More

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Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has extended his heartfelt condolences to the Omidina family and the Nigerian entertainment industry on the passage of a renowned Nigerian comic actor, Mr. Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe, who died on Monday at age 63. Governor Sanwo-Olu, in a statement issued on Tuesday by his Chief […]Read More