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SENATE WILL ONLY ACCEPT BUDGET SUBMITTED BY BUHARI – SARAKI

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki,today  announced that the Senate will only accept the version of the 2016 Appropriation Bill that was presented by President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015 Joint Session of the National Assembly. Saraki made this statement after the Senate ad hoc committee setup to investigate the claims of […]Read More

Nigeria

TORIOLA, OFFIONG FOR OLYMPICS QUALIFYING TOURNAMENT IN SUDAN

After missing their places at the Rio 2016 Olympic during the 2015 African Games in Brazzaville, Nigeria’s Segun Toriola and Edem Offiong will another shot at making it to Brazil at the 2016 Olympics Qualifying Tournament in Khartoum, Sudan on February 16 to 18. The tournament holds after the ITTF Africa Top 16 Cup. Toriola […]Read More

Nigeria

UK TO DEPLOY MILITARY PERSONNEL TO TRAIN NIGERIAN ARMY

More than 35 personnel from the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Anglian Regiment are set to be deployed to Nigeria by the British Government, to deliver infantry training to Nigerian military. This is part of the British government’s assistance in the fight against the Boko Haram insurgents in the disturbed northern region. The UK military […]Read More

Foreign

JAKARTA ATTACKS: ISIL CLAIMS RESPONSIBILITY

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has claimed responsibility for the coordinated bomb and gun attacks in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, a news agency linked to ISIL reported on Thursday.At least seven people, including five attackers, were killed in the explosions and gun battle between police and the attackers in the […]Read More

Lagos News

LG BOSSES LAUD AMBODE OVER CONSTRUCTION OF 114 ROADS

…Say Project Will Boost Grassroots Development  The Conference of Executive Secretaries of Local Government Areas (LGAs) and Local Council Development Areas in Lagos Stateon Thursday commended the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode for his passion, commitment and sense of dedication to grassroots development, just as it urged Lagosians to support the current administration in its […]Read More

Foreign Health

WHO DECLARES EBOLA OUTBREAK OVER

The world breathed a sigh of relief Thursday as a two-year Ebola epidemic that killed 11,000 people and triggered a global health alert was declared over, with Liberia the last country to get the all-clear. The deadliest outbreak in the history of the feared tropical virus wrecked the economies and health systems of the three […]Read More