May 22, 2019
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FG shuts its foreign missions

The Federal Government has closed four of its missions abroad due to funding issues, it was learnt on Tuesday. The missions, according to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, are Sri-lanka, Serbia, Ukraine and Czech Republic. The outgoing minister, who is an advocate of Smart
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Presidential Tribunal: Police to divert traffic around court area to forestall clash between APC and PDP

The police in  Federal Capital Territory  say they will divert  traffic  from routes leading to the  Court of Appeal  where  the Presidential Election  Petitions Tribunal  will  sit  on Wednesday to  avert a possible clash between  the supporters of the All Progressives Congress and their Peoples Democratic Party counterparts. The  force  said traffic  would be diverted  
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Buhari returns from Makkah

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday returned to Abuja after performing the Umrah (Lesser Pilgrimage) in Saudi Arabia. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the presidential aircraft conveying the president and members of his entourage which took-off from Royal Terminal of the King Abdul’aziz International Airport around 2.00pm (local time), landed at the
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Journalists’ accreditation: Saraki denies knowledge of it, says it will be investigated

President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki says he is unaware of alleged new guidelines by National Assembly’s Director of Information, Emmanuel Agada, for accreditation of journalists covering the activities of the legislative arm. Saraki, who stated this on Tuesday through his aide, Olu Onemola, Special Assistant on New Media, said the controversial guidelines would […]