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VIDEO: ‘Only God Can Give Them Punishment’, Buhari Blasts Looters

  President Muhammadu Buhari has again rebuked those he said looted the nation’s resources, especially since the nation returned to democracy. The President, who received members of the 1,000 Support Group on Friday in Abuja, condemned the action of the alleged looters which he said brought the nation to its present condition. According to him, […]

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We’ve recovered N527b through whistleblowing, says EFCC

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has recovered over N527 billion in two years through the Federal Government’s whistleblowing policy. Its Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, stated this yesterday at a Southsouth town hall meeting on whistleblowing and the fight against corruption in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, by African Centre for Media and […]

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FG to increase N-Power beneficiaries to 1.5 million

To touch lives of more Nigerians, Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday said  the Federal Government will expand the number of beneficiaries of the N-power programme from five hundred thousand to 1.5 million. N-Power is one of the Social Investment Programme of the current administration. Osinbajo made the disclosure at a rally held in […]

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Buhari fulfills campaign promise on fight against corruption — Minister

The Minister of Communications, Mr Adebayo Shittu, says that President Muhammadu Buhari has fulfilled his campaign promise on the fight against corruption in the country. Shittu made the assertion at the N-power Volunteers National Rally tagged, “ #Rave For Buhari # Energising the FCT 4 #Next Level, held on Wednesday in Abuja. The minister said […]

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Buhari restates commitment to develop Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Lafia, Nasarawa state restated his administration’s commitment to the overall development of Nigeria. Buhari stated this while addressing the All Progressives Congress (APC) supporters in Nasarawa state in continuation of the party’s presidential campaign rally. He said that the administration had performed creditably well in its development strides in […]

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Buhari appeals for understanding on minimum wage

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed for understanding of Nigerian workers as the Federal Government attempts to address the pressing issue of a new national minimum wage. Buhari, represented by Mr. Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, made the appeal at the 12th National Delegates Conference of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on […]