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FG to subject buildings to mandatory maintenance checks – Osinbajo

The federal government has concluded plans to subject public buildings across the country to mandatory maintenance checks, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said.
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Why Buhari campaigned for APC, AA in Imo – Presidency

The Nigerian presidency has said the president, Muhammadu Buhari, did not expressly ask voters in Imo state to vote for the All Progressives Congress (APC) because of the “mixed crowd” that attended h
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What You Need To Know About Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, new Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday controversially suspended Justice Walter Onnoghen as chief justice of Nigeria. He appointed the next in line, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammed as acting CJN.
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FG mulls entrepreneur bank bill – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government plans to establish an Entrepreneur Bank to provide flexibility in provision of facilities to businesses.
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More corrupt persons will go to jail – Osinbajo

The Buhari-led administration will jail more corrupt Nigerians, if re-elected, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said.
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General elections: INEC accredits 144 observer groups

The Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC ) has accredited 144 observer groups that will monitor the conduct of the forthcoming general elections in the country.
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It’s not true my govt is marginalising Igbo – President

President Muhammadu Buhari has said it is not true that his government has been marginalising Igbo people. He also assured the Igbo of a seaport in Onitsha if re-elected.
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Why Buhari reinstated TETFund boss he sacked in 2016 – Nigerian Govt

The Nigerian government has said it reinstated Suleiman Bogoro as the Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETfund) after it found out he was wrongly accused of misappropriating N
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NLC fumes as council of state fixes minimum wage at N27,000

The National Council of State on Tuesday fixed N27, 000 as the new National Minimum Wage.
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Minimum wage Bill for transmission Jan. 23

The controversy over the delay in transmitting a New National Minimum Wage Bill to the National Assembly has finally been laid to rest
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