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UN to Help Ensure Smooth Transition in Gambia

The United Nations has deployed officials to Gambia to help ensure a smooth transition from former President Yahya Jammeh’s government to that of incoming President Adama Barrow, according to Dr. Mohammed Ibn Chambas, the special representative of the …

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NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT DENIES PRES BUHARI IS UNWELL

The Nigerian government said that President Muhammadu Buhari is in good health, urging people to disregard what it said were false and subversive messages on social media after he traveled to Britain last week for medical checks.News of the president’s…

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NNPC Prepares Staff For Global Oil Trading

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru, has charged oil traders under the purview of the Corporation to sharpen their skills for the challenges ahead as the National Oil Company seeks to acti…

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Nigeria to adopt organic budget law in 2018

Director-General, Budget Office of the Federation Mr Ben Akabueze, says the Federal Government has concluded plans to adopt the organic budget law in 2018 to speed up its implementation.Akabueze made this known during a monthly Lunch Time Reform Semina…

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Gambian President arrives home

Gambia’s President, Adama Barrow has returned to the country to assume power, days after his predecessor, Yahya Jammeh left to go into exile.President Barrow’s plane touched down at Banjul airport where jubilant crowds waited to welcome him. After land…

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NPFL: Nasarawa United defeats Remo Stars

Hosts Nasarawa United Football Club defeated Remo Stars Football Club of Sagamu 3-1 on Wednesday at the Lafia Township Stadium in a Match Day 4 fixture.The win helped them to secure their first victory in the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football Lea…

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El Kanemi, Sunshine stars bag late wins

El Kanemi Warriors and Sunshine Stars needed late winners to stop Katsina United and Kano Pillars, respectively as Akwa United remained the only team yet to win this season.Visiting Katsina United looked like they will be the first team to pick a draw …

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Ethiopia ready to host AU summit

Ethiopia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs says the country is ready to host the upcoming 28th African Union (AU) Summit which comes off in the capital, Addis Ababa.The Pre-Summit meetings have been going on since early this week but the meeting of Heads o…