FEC approves tax waivers automation platform

By Lawrence Olaoye The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the automated platform for the issuance of Import Duty Exemption Certificate (IDEC)  as well as vehicle identification and registration number. Speaking to State House correspondents after the Council  meeting chaired by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, Minister of Finance, Budget More...

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Nigeria qualifies for 2020 World Ultra Runners Championship

South African, Nigerian and Zimbabwean teams have qualified for the 2020 World Ultra Runners Championship at the Valuejet Remo 50 kilometres Ultra Race held in Sagamu and Ikenne. Dapo Sotiminu, Media Coordinator, More...

By Ese Awhotu On Sunday, December 8th, 2019
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Lagos seals 24 pharmacies, patent medicine stores

The Lagos State Government says it has sealed 24 pharmacies and patent medicine stores in various parts of the state for illegal operation and operating beyond scope of pharmaceutical practice. Akin Abayomi, the More...

By Ese Awhotu On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019
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6 girls die in Kebbi boat mishap

From Ahmed Idris Birnin Kebbi Six teenage girls were confirmed dead today in Kebbi State as a result of canoe mishap in Suru Local Government Area of Kebbi State. Confirming the incident to newsmen in Birnin Kebbi, More...

By Ese Awhotu On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Reps probe unidentified policemen on highways

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives Thursday mandated its Committee on Police Affairs to investigate policemen who are not properly dressed on highways with view to take necessary measures to curb unprofessional More...

By Ese Awhotu On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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9 year-old girl commits suicide in Benue

From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi A 9-year-old girl, Abah Maria Baba Thursday committed suicide at Ankpa quarters area of Makurdi, the Benue State capital. The Benue State Police Command Police Public Relations Officer, More...

By Ese Awhotu On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Police confirm release of abducted Catholic priest

The Police Command in Enugu State says abducted Catholic Priest, Malachy Asadu, serving under Catholic Diocese of Nsukka, has been released. Mr Asadu was abducted on Monday by unknown persons in Nsukka town. The More...

By Ese Awhotu On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Fraud charge: Maina granted N1bn bail

  By Vivian Okejeme,Abuja The Federal High Court, Abuja, Monday , granted former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team (PRTM), Abdulrasheed Maina, bail in the sum of N1 billion. Justice Okon Abang, More...

By Ese Awhotu On Monday, November 25th, 2019
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Correctional centres can reject persons awaiting trial- AGF

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) has told officials of the Correctional Services (Prisons) that they have powers to refuse to keep More...

By Ese Awhotu On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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NAFDAC seals 22 bakeries, 25 ‘sachet water’ factories in Borno – Official

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it has sealed 22 bakeries and 25 “sachet water” factories during routine inspection in Maiduguri. The agency’s Coordinator in Borno, More...