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Minister, FRCN Boss In Fierce Battle Over Pastor Adeboye’s Sack

 There are strong indications that the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Okechukwu  Enelamah, and the Executive Secretary  of the Financial Regulatory Council of Nigeria, Mr. Jim Obazee, are currently engaged in a face-off over an FRCN regulation, which stipulates   20  years tenure   for heads of   religious groups   and civil society groups in the […]

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Buhari Keeps Campaign Promise, Begins Payment of N5,000 to the Poor

In keeping with one its key election campaign promises, the Muhammadu Buhari administration has commenced payment of the N5,000 monthly stipend to the poorest and the most vulnerable in the country through the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) scheme of its Social Investment Programme (SIP).  A statement monday by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo’s media aide, Mr Laolu […]

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Multiple Protests Rock U.S Cities Following Trump’s Victory

Republican Donald Trump’s surprise U.S. presidential election win, sparked spontaneous protests across many cities on Wednesday, with marchers  blasting his stance on immigrants, Muslims and other groups. In the early hours of Wednesday after Trump was declared winner, Lady Gaga staged a protest outside Trump Tower in New York, standing on a sanitation truck and holding a […]