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… ‘Only Contributing Shipowners Eligible’ Ahead of a planned commencement of the disbursement of the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF), the Federal Government has set up a committee to develop guidelines for the distribution of the fund. Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, established the committee at a meeting on Thursday in Lagos […]Continue Reading
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 (dpa) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit legislation was given royal assent on Thursday, paving the way for Britain to begin the formal withdrawal from the European Union on January 31. The formal approval from Queen Elizabeth II followed final passage of the EU Withdrawal Bill through the British parliament late Wednesday. Johnson said the […]Continue Reading
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The plan by President Donald Trump to include Nigeria on travel ban list is unsettling Abuja,Nigeria’s seat of power.Nations being considered for new rules include Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania. The news is also generating disconcerting discourse among Nigerians especially in the southern part of the country known to be closely Continue Reading
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…Scores of Terrorists Killed, Wounded A Nigerian Army officer and seven soldiers have been killed in a fierce battle against Boko Haram terrorists in Mainok, 60 kilometres from Maiduguri, Borno State, North-East Nigeria. PRNigeria gathered from security sources that the deadly encounter which occurred at about 1pm on Tuesday before the troops repelled an ambush […]Continue Reading
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Federal Commissioner of National Commission for Refugee Migrants andInternally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI), Senator Bashir Mohammed hassaid that resettlement cities will be built by government to   returndisplaced persons to communities. The resettlement cities of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), are tobe constructed across the country to return about a million IDPs. Continue Reading
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Turkey’s General Directorate of Mineral Research and Exploration (MTA) will conduct mineral researching and exploring activities in Niger, under a recently reached agreement between the two countries,Daily Sabbah has reported. Speaking during a signing ceremony of the cooperation agreement between Turkey and Niger in the mining areas on Monday, Energy and Natural Continue Reading
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By Surukusku Dalori Amidst increasing insurgents’ attacks in the North East,pressure is mounting on the government and the military authorities to stop the ex-insurgents’ rehabilitation and resettlement programme. The programme which is a standard recommendation of certain counter terrorism schools is frequently recommended and funded by donor agencies on the Continue Reading
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After years of toleration,North Eastern leaders are gradually voicing out their displeasure against President Muhammadu Buhari over the deteriorating security situation in the region. In the last five days,sound bites from the region are becoming very critical of the increasing inability of the military to secure certain strategic roads such as the Maiduguri-Damaturu road. Continue Reading