March 19, 2019
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Focus Lab: FG Targets $25b Investments

The Federal Government is targeting $25 billion investment or its Naira equivalent in private investments from the first-ever Focus Labs to hold in the country, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has disclosed.  The initiative, which is part of the government effort to boost local economy and creates employment, was launched on
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Buhari Fires Amnesty Programme Boss, Paul Boroh

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday announced the sack of coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Paul Boroh over alleged financial impropriety and other acts that are allegedly detrimental to the objectives of the Programme. Buhari also approved the appointment of Charles Quaker Dokubo, a professor, as the new Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme
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What I know about IGP/Benue-Femi Adesina

By Ibrahim Sarafa The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has dismissed as allegations claims that the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, failed to heed the president directive to relocate to Benue State. President Buhari had ordered the IGP to relocate to Benue shortly after the January killings […]

IGP/Benue: PDP Attacks President Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says President Muhammadu Buhari, in saying that he is unaware that the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, did not carry out his orders regarding the security situation in Benue state, has directly admitted running an incompetent, disorganized and uncoordinated administration. President Buhari’s explanation on the IGP is

Ambode: Rapists, Hoodlums have no place in Lagos

By Sarafa Ibrahim Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has stepped up efforts to curb menace of rape and domestic violence in the state, throwing his weight behind 25 years jail term for perpetrators. The governor who vowed to root out acts of rape and domestic violence from Lagos society through appropriate legal steps, said […]