Nigeria out of recession August – CBN

•As foreign reserve hits $31bn By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Christiana Ekpa The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has promised Nigerians that the country will come out of its present economic recession by the end of August, saying this is based on emerging economic indicators being observed by the nation’s economic team. He More...

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No sacred cow in corruption fight – Buhari

From Femi Oyelola, Kaduna President Muhammadu Buhari has said all past and current corrupt officials who have illegally obtained monies meant for the good of Nigerians will not be spared as the anti-corruption agencies More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu gets conditional bail, barred from rallies

By Paschal Njoku, Abuja Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday granted stringent bail condition to the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu being More...

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Criminals posing as passengers, NSCDC warns tricycle, taxi operators

From Femi Oyelola, kaduna Following an emerging wave of robbery, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has called on the operators of tricycles also known as Keke-NAPEP and taxis in Kaduna metropolis to be More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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Court remands ex Gov Aliyu, CoS in prison

Former Niger State Gov. Dr Muazu Babangida Aliyu From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna A Minna High Court 11 yesterday remanded ex Govenor Babangida Aliyu and his Chief of Staff Alhaji Umar Mohammed Nasko in prison. The court More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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N25bn fraud: Clerk’s letter stalls Goje’s corruption case

Former Governor of Gombe State, Danjuma Goje From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos A letter written to the Registrar of Jos Federal High Court by the Clerk of the National Assembly, M.A. Sani-Omolori has stalled the hearing More...

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Nigeria Customs redeploys 4,072 senior officers

Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd.) Comptroller General Nigeria Customs Service The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has approved the redeployment of 4,072 senior officers to commands across the four zones of the service. The More...

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Peoples Daily Chair, Maida advocates evidence-based reporting

By Ochiaka Ugwu The Chairman of Peoples Media Limited, publisher of Peoples Daily Newspaper and Peoples Daily Weekend titles, Mallam Wada Maida has strongly called for evidence based reporting among journalists More...

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Why NYCN honours businessmen- President

By Albert Akota The President of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, Comrade Murutal Ganji has said that the Council has decided to honour grassroots businessmen in Nigeria following their vital role in the emergence More...

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FG pledges to carry states along on coal devt

By Musa Adamu Federal Government has declared its readiness to collaborate with states and other critical stakeholders to revive the mining sector in the country. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr More...