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2021 BUDGET: SERAP ASKS NATIONAL ASSEMBLY TO STOP BUHARI FROM SELLING GOVERNMENT PROPERTIES TO FUND BUDGET.

Wakeupafrica360 corespondent in Nigeria reports that the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Senate President Dr Ahmad Lawan, and Speaker of House of Representatives Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila to urgently review the 2021 appropriation legislation to stop President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration from selling public properties to fund the 2021 budget. SERAP also urged them to identify areas in

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CRITICIZE US FAIRLY, PRESIDENT BUHARI APPEALS TO THE NIGERIAN ELITE, SAYS NIGERIA IS BETTER THAN HE MET IT.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday urged critics of his regime to be fair, particularly the nation’s elite. The disclosure was made known in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, noting that the President made the call while receiving the Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission, Rev. Yakubu Pam, at the Presidential Villa,

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The Federal Government Of Nigeria Okays January 18 As The Official Date For School Resumption

After reaching a consensus with Governors, Commissioners, and other stakeholders, the Federal Government has okayed the resumption of schools on January 18, 2021. It was gathered that the consensus was reached at a meeting between the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu and Commissioners of Education in Abuja. The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Education, Arc. Sonny Echono

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I Will Accept Election Outcome; Uganda Is Not my House – PRESIDENT OF UGANDA, YOWERI MUSEVENI affirms

 Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has said he is ready to go home if he loses the highly presidential elections slated for tomorrow Thursday, January 14. Wax lyrical, the 76-year-old president assured the world if Ugandans prove they do not want him to solve their issues, he will go back to his home and do his own things. In an interview

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Uganda Election: Vote Counting Begins, First Batch Of Official Results Expected At 9pm

Vote counting in the January 14 Uganda General Election began few minutes after 5 pm when the exercise was officially closed. Long queues stretching out of select poll stations were witnessed in the historic election that saw the East African country shut down the internet and communication channels. Voters who were still in the queue by the official closing time,

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President Uhuru Kenyatta, Raila Odinga In Joint 2022 Plan To Stop William Ruto’s Presidency

ODM leader Raila Odinga on Tuesday gave the clearest hint that his party will work with President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee to mount a unified campaign for the presidency against William Ruto. Raila said Jubilee and ODM are now one thing adding that their strategy has nothing to do with the United Democratic Alliance that is associated with Ruto. The handshake

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PIB: STAKEHOLDERS IN THE OIL INDUSTRY SHOULD FIND A WAY OF PRODUCING OIL CHEAPER AT THE LARGEST VOLUME – PROF. OSINBAJO

Nigeria’s oil and gas sector, the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy, is still largely governed by the Petroleum Act and the Petroleum Profit Tax (PPT) Act, enacted since 1969 and 1959 respectively. Since the enactment of these laws, the global oil and gas industry has changed significantly from an investment, governance and fiscal perspective. Although certain obsolete aspects of the aforementioned

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Ghana Launches World’s First Digital Finance Policy Amid Covid-19

Ghana has launched a digital financial services (DFS) policy, which the government hopes will help provide support for the various measures it is taking to make good use of the DFS in it’s Covid-19 response. According to report, as part of the policy, the government has removed fees for low-value remittances, relaxed transaction and wallet size limits for mobile money,

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Malinda Speaks On Allegations Against Amotekun Operatives

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has reacted to the allegation leveled against some members of the Western Nigeria Security Network codenamed Operation Amotekun. It was gathered that three youths were reportedly killed by Amotekun operatives on Wednesday evening in Tapa, Ibarapa area of the state. It was learned that some youths clashed with some of the operatives during a

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NIMC Workers Suspend Strike To Begin NIN Registration

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) workers on Friday suspended the industrial action which they embarked upon on Thursday over the fear of COVID-19 spread in the agency.According to news media, the workers suspended their strike after a meeting with the Federal Government, where it was agreed that the demands of the employees would be addressed. Confirming the suspension, the

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