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Buhari’s war against corruption unstoppable – Presidency

A presidential spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s led administration has vowed to fight corruption to standstill in spite strong resistance by some individuals and groups to thwart these efforts.Shehu, who is the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President, made this known in

Tinubu: we must spend our way out of recession

The audience was right – a group of military chiefs. So was the guest speaker, a renowned political strategist widely credited with the movement that swept the President Muhammadu Buhari administration into power – Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.Tinubu yesterday in Abuja gave the Federal Government a strategy to pull Nigeria out

Police, Shi’ites clash at National Assembly

The Army was called in to disperse protesters at the National Assembly yesterday.The Shi’ites group converged on the National Assembly to protest the continued detention of their leader, Sheik Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.But policemen and other security personnel attempted to disperse the protesters with tear gas.When the confusion did not abate an hour

Buhari’s health: Govt to punish rumour mongers

The Federal Government is investigating sources of “subversive messages” on President Muhammadu Buhari’s health.Purveyors of such messages will face “the full wrath of the law”, the government said yesterday.For the second time in one week, the social media was yesterday awash with rumours on the President’s state of health, creating the

Court to Hear Applications Challenging it’s Jurisdiction in Fani-Kayode, others’ Trial

Money Laundering: Court to hear applications challenging it's jurisdiction in Fani-Kayode, others' TrialA Federal High Court in Lagos, on Wednesday, said it will hear an application challenging it's jurisdiction in the ongoing trial of Femi Fani-Kayode facing charges of money laundering. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had arraigned Fani-Kayode

Another UNIOSUN Student Killed In Osogbo

A 300-level student of the department of Civil Engineering at the Osun State University, Osogbo identified as Kazeem Amodu Ige has been killed in a fight that erupted among some students of the institution on Monday evening.PacificNews  gathered from some students who spoke on condition of anonymity that Kazeem was

NLNG floods Lagos with 13,000 tonnes of cooking gas

• NNPC, Sahara Energy tackle shortage with vesselsThe Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (NLNG) said it has started the supply of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), commonly called cooking, to Lagos to ease its shortage and attendant high prices.The firm in a statement endorsed by its General Manager, External Relations, Kudo