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FBI Completes Review of Newly Revealed Hillary Clinton Emails, Finds No Evidence of Criminality






FBI Director James Comey said Sunday that the bureau won’t change the conclusion it made in July after it examined newly revealed emails related to the Hillary Clinton probe. “Based on our review, we have not changed our conclusions that we expressed …

  • November 7, 2016
Osinbajo, Governors In National Economic Council Meeting






Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over a meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC). The meeting is being held inside the Council Chambers of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja on Tuesday. As members of the council, …

  • October 25, 2016
Teen Wakes Up From Coma Speaking Fluent Spanish






A Georgia teenager who suffered a life-threatening head injury last month while playing soccer awoke from a coma speaking fluent Spanish for the first time in his life. Rueben Nsemoh, 16, shocked family members and doctors when he opened his eyes after …

  • October 25, 2016
Finally, APC Accepts Responsibility For Nigeria’s Poor Economic Situation, Promises Solution






After several months of blaming the erstwhile ruling party, PDP, for the current state of Nigeria’s economy, the APC has accepted responsibility. The ruling party also promised to fix the problems. The APC’s position was stated by Governor Rochas Okorocha who briefed …

  • October 24, 2016
Communications Tax: Global Body Rejects FG’s 9% Proposal






The GSM Association (GSMA), a global association of mobile operators, has rejected the 9% tax proposed in the Communications Service Tax Bill before the federal lawmakers in Nigeria. The tax would be charged at the rate of nine percent of the fees …

  • October 24, 2016
MTN Suspends Nigeria Dividend Payout, As New CEO Resumes March 2017






MTN Group’s next chief executive will take over three months ahead of plan, the South African telecoms company announced on Monday, as the firm faces allegations it illegally moved $14 billion out of Nigeria. Rob Shuter, Vodafone European boss, was due to …

  • October 24, 2016
PDP Urges Probe Of Corruption Charges Against Amaechi






Ekiti State chapter of the peoples Democratic Party has called on President Mahammadu Buhari to immediately set up a probe panel to investigate the bribery allegations made against the Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi by Justices Sylvester Agwata and Nyang Okoro. The …

  • October 24, 2016
Be Ready For Probe, Gov. Ganduje Tells Kwankwaso






Kano State Commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba, has issued a fresh warning to Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso, warning him to desist from spreading falsehood about the present administration in the state. Kwankwaso, immediate past governor of the state was allegedly accused of …

  • October 24, 2016
Sokoto State Govt Partners Nigerian Army To Build Schools






The Commissioner of Basic and Secondary Education in Sokoto State, Dr. Jabbi Kilgore, has announced the state’s collaboration with the Nigerian Army to build two schools in Sokoto town and Shagari local government area. This was contained in a press statement signed by Dr. …

  • October 24, 2016
Nigeria Set To Become Regional Hub For Air Transportation Says Aviation Minister






The Minister of State for Aviation, Mr. Hadi Sirika, has reiterated the federal government commitment to re-position the Nigerian Aviation Sector in such a way that would turn the nation into a regional hub for air transportation. Sirika stated this while receiving a delegation from …

  • October 24, 2016