Saturday, September 18, 2021

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September 18, 2021

Buhari justifies borrowing spree, says $4 billion loan for 15 projects

The World Bank is to finance seven of the 15 listed projects across the six geo-political zones.

September 18, 2021

There are plans to frustrate Lagos EndSARS panel: Adegboruwa

Condemning the adjournment of the panel, Mr Adegboruwa said he would give details later.

September 18, 2021

Nigerian youths love NYSC, against scrapping it: Official

The official said only a few Nigerians want the scheme scrapped and that the majority of the youths love it.

NYSC Corpers used to illustrate the story.
September 18, 2021

Insecurity: Nigeria needs a 10-year roadmap for recovery, says ex-Gov. Daniel

“The path to Nigeria’s economic growth lies on the universe of values; on the nation’s ability to develop a clear ten-year roadmap for local production.”

September 18, 2021

Buhari regime seeks fast-track of military pact with Pakistan

Defence minister Bashir Magashi says Nigeria was consolidating its defence bilateral cooperation to support the fight against insecurity around the country.

September 17, 2021

Christians owe Nigeria three types of tax: Osinbajo

The vice president listed the types of tax as personal income tax, social or philanthropy tax, and civic tax.

Osinbajo and Kumyi
September 17, 2021

Man who stole copper wire to clean toilets for 82 hours

The accused stole the copper wire valued at N200,000 at Dangote Sinotruk Company, Oba Akran Avenue, Ikeja.

September 17, 2021

Kerosene, cooking gas prices increased in August: NBS

The NBS said while residents in Enugu bought at N494.05 per litre, the highest of any state, those in Bayelsa paid N255.56.

A filling station dispensing fuel
September 17, 2021

Buhari has receptive ears, Femi Fani-Kayode sings praise of President

Mr Fani-Kayode, a bitter critic of Mr Buhari in the past six years, has turned around to sing his praise, saying he misjudged the president persona.

Buhari and Fani-Kayode
September 17, 2021

Insecurity, sluggish justice system causing prison congestion: Police IG Usman

“For one to stay years on awaiting trial is a systemic issue of the criminal justice system of the society and not the fault of the suspect,” he said.