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SENATE INVESTIGATES ‘MISSING 2016 BUDGET’ CLAIM

The Senate Committee on Ethics and Privileges has begun investigation of claims that the 2016 budget is missing from the chamber.This was disclosed to reporters by the Chairman of the committee, Senator Samuel Anyanwu, after Wednesday’s legislative proceedings in the National Assembly in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. While addressing reporters, the Senate Majority Leader, Senator Ali […]Read More

Lagos News

FEC APPROVES $200M LOAN FOR LAGOS

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday approved $200 million World Bank loan for Lagos State. This was disclosed by the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed and his Power, Works and Housing counterpart, Babatunde Fashola. According to them, it was part of a $600 million loan granted by World […]Read More

Nigeria Sport

NFF BLASTS REPORT OF POOR CONDITIONS IN EAGLES’ CAMP

The Nigeria Football Federation has condemned, in strong terms, a report in a national sports paper of Wednesday, 13th January 2016 which detailed imagined ‘poor conditions’ in the camp of the Super Eagles B in Pretoria, South Africa. The said report had talked of ‘inferior’ NIKE kits being used by the team at the pre-CHAN […]Read More

Nigeria

COMMITTEES’ REPORT ON MISSING BUDGET READY TOMORROW- SARAKI

Senate President Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, assured that a feedback from the committees assigned to look into reports of the missing 2016 budget, sent to the joint session of the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari, on December 22, 2015, will be ready tomorrow (Thursday, January 14, 2015). Saraki gave this assurance during proceedings on […]Read More

Sport

FIFA SACKS JEROME VALCKE

World football’s governing body Fifa has dismissed secretary general Jerome Valcke. The 55 year old Frenchman, was provisionally suspended from football for his alleged involvement in a scheme to profit from the sale of World Cup tickets. He was released from his duties on the 17th of September after being accused of a series of […]Read More