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Acting President Yemi Osibanjo (7th r); Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita (7th l) Chief of Staff. Alahji Abba Kyari (6th r) NationalSecurity Adviser, retired Brig.-Gen
Babagana Mongulu (5th l) and the new Federal Permanent Secretaries
after their inauguration by the Acting President at the Presidential
Villa in Abuja on Wednesday (16/8/17).
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Senator’s brother, who failed civil service exam, among new permanent secretaries Osinbajo inaugurated

An official says the acting president was never made aware of Mr. Aduda’s antecedent.

U.S. President, Donald Trump

Trump removes Nigerian-born Ogunlesi, others as advisers

The American president dissolved his advisory councils.

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu

‎Nigerian govt moves to avert strike by polytechnic, college lecturers

The move is to forestall further crisis in the education sector

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo [Photo Credit: The Nation]

Osinbajo urges media chiefs to project Nigeria

Nigeria is hosting the global media congress.

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95% of Nigerians indulge in bribery – NBS

‎The estimated value of bribe paid to public officials by Nigerians in a year is N400 billion.

PIC. 1.  MEN OF THE 115 TASK FORCE  THAT  RECAPTURED MUBI FROM INSURGENTS 

AT THEIR BASE IN MUBI, ADAMAWA STATE ON MONDAY (8/12/14)
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Nigerian soldiers ambush Boko Haram, kill 10 -‎ Official

‎The soldiers also recovered several items from the terrorists.

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#ResumeorResign: “I’m not happy with you,” Charly Boy calls out 2face

Charly Boy challenges 2face to speak out and join the movement.

Pic.22. Muslim pilgrims from Kwara boarding during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17).
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Hajj 2017: 58% Nigerian pilgrims arrive Saudi Arabia

About 37,388 Nigerian pilgrims for the 2017 hajj have been transported.

Nigerian Senate

Senate appeals to ASUU to call off strike

The senate said it would be involved in the negotiations with ASUU.

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu

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ASUU Strike: Lecturers didn’t give us ‘good notice’ – Education Minister

ASUU embarked on the indefinite strike on Sunday.

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INEC registers new party

Nigeria now has 46 political parties.

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We’re yet to audit TSA – Auditor-General

“What we have been doing is audit of the Consolidated Revenue Account of the Federation.”

University of Nigeria Nsuka

UNN, UniAbuja join ASUU strike

ASUU declared a nationwide strike on Monday.

FROM LEFT: National Security Adviser, retired Brig.-Gen Babagana  Mongulu; Head of Civil Service of the 
Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita and Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the Federal Executive Council Meeting at the 

Presidential Villa Abuja on Wednesday (12/7/17)
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Osinbajo assigns portfolios to 15 new Perm. Secs. (FULL DETAILS)

The 15 new permanent secretaries were appointed to fill vacancies in various agencies of the federal government

Billionaire kidnapper, Evans, reveals multi-million properties; victims' location

How suspected kidnapper Evans floored Nigeria Police in court

Evans’ lawyer is asking the police to arraign the suspect in court or release him.

Charly Boy during the #ResumeOrResign Protest [Photo Credit: The Guardian Nigeria]

#ResumeOrResign: Presidency reacts to attack on Charly Boy, others

Charly Boy and others were attacked at Wuse Market on Wednesday.

The entrance of Wuse Market

#ResumeOrResign: Wuse market reopens after attack on Charly boy, others

Contending protests have greeted the continued stay of ailing President Buhari in the UK.

Anti-Buhari protesters in Abuja

#ResumeOrResign: Charly Boy suspends participation in protest indefinitely

“We are not deterred by the intimidation and harassment by the sponsored thugs.”

Director-General, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mounir Gwarzo

Quoted companies to save N1 billion from printing of annual reports – SEC

The director-general said that 98 per cent of shareholders don’t get dispatched copies of annual reports.

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo

What Osinbajo told Nigeria’s new Permanent Secretaries

“You come into office at a crucial moment in our national history,” Mr. Osinbajo told the new appointees.

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Widows beg Nigeria Police: Please pay out late husbands’ entitlements

“Life has become unbearable for us since we lost our bread winners.”

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Nigerian telecoms sector attracts $68 billion Foreign Direct Investment – NCC

The sector’s contribution to the GDP has increased to 9.8 per cent, says the commission.