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Expect More Investment In Education, Buhari Assures Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Paris, France, assured Nigerians that allocations to the educational sector will be improved as revenue increases, describing the sector as a major engine for the development of any country. The President, during an interactive session with the Nigerian community in Paris, said the about 5 per cent allocation to the sector was inadequate to propel the desired growth for the economy, pointing that United Nations target of 26 per cent remains ideal. “We are currently reviewing investments in the entire infrastructure of the country like…

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How To Curb Illicit Financial Flows, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday in Paris, France, called for stringent actions against perpetrators of illicit financial flows, including crackdown on safe heavens, warning that continuous impunity will encourage more pilfering of countries’ resources to the detriment of poor and vulnerable populace. Speaking at the first edition of the Paris Peace Forum, held on the sidelines of the Centenary of Armistice Day, President Buhari said Nigeria had strengthened its laws and institutions to fight corruption, fast-track recovery of stolen assets and punish offenders, urging more commitment from governments and international institutions….

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Buhari Discusses Peace At Paris Peace Forum With World Leaders

President Buhari delivers his address at the Opening Ceremony of Paris Peace Forum at the Grande Halle de la Villette Paris on 11th Nov 2018 *Paris Peace Forum: President Buhari with other World Leaders including Russian Vladmir Puttin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron, UN Secretary General Anthonio Guterres amongst others as he participates at the Opening Ceremony of Paris Peace Forum at the Grande Halle de la Villette Paris on 11th Nov 2018 *Paris Peace Forum: President Buhari with Programme Manager Leadership Initiative for Transformation and Empowerment…

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Atiku Returns From Dubai, Subjected To Security Search At Airport

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, returned to the country from Dubai on Sunday morning. As his private jet landed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja around 1a.m., security operatives were waiting for him. They did not allow the former Vice President to disembark. Rather, they boarded the jet and embarked on a thorough search. However, nothing incriminating, aside personal effects of Atiku, his aides and crew members, was found. A source said “they were probably looking for bags of hard currencies”. Atiku later disembarked…

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Kano Scholarship Students Stranded In Foreign Universities, Send SOS To Gov

Students of Kano State origin on scholarships in foreign universities have sent a save our soul letter to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje for urgent financial assistance. The students who are currently faced with expulsion for failure to meet their financial obligations to their schools, are based in Sudan, Egypt and India where they are pursuing different courses of study.   “An Open Letter to His Excellency Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduhe Phd, OFR   “Your Excellency we choose to write to you via this medium because we have exhausted all possible means to get your…

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Man, 65, Dies During Sex With Young Lover In Hotel

Police in Anambra State have arrested and detained a 34 years old lady, identified as Ifeoma Ayinka, in connection with the death of her lover, Obi Nwoda aged 65 of Agu Ukwu in Aniocha local government area of the state. In a statement the state public relations officer, SP Haruna Mohammed said: “ SUDDEN AND UNNATURAL DEATH:On the 10/11/2018 at About 8:15pm, there was a report by the management of Desires and Leisure hotel Agu Awka at B’ Division that on the same date at about 5:pm, one Ifeoma Ayinka…

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B’Haram Terrorists Raze 65 Houses, Steals 200 Cows, 300 Goats In Borno, Says NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said that Boko Haram terrorists invaded Bale Shuwa Vilage in Jere Local Government area of Borno State on a deliberate robbery mission on Saturday night where they stole cows, sheep and goats. The NEMA’s Northeast Zonal Coordinator, Bashir Garga made the disclosure in a brief statement in Maiduguri. Mr Garga said: “Suspected Boko Haram insurgents attacked Bale-Shuwa village in Jere Local Government Area at about 7:30 pm on Saturday. “One disabled person was allegedly killed and 65 houses were burnt, while 200 cows, 300 sheep and goats were carted away.”…

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Senate Minority Leader: Presidency Can’t Blame National Assembly For Budget Delay

Senate Minority Leader, Senator Biodun Olujimi, has advised the Presidency to desist from playing politics with sensitive issues like the budgeting process.   Senator Olujinmi noted that a recent statement credited to President Muhammadu Buhari, blaming the National Assembly for the annual delay in the passage of the Appropriation Act was not only unfortunate but only shows that the Executive arm is not saying the truth.   “The President himself in June this year expressed surprise during a meeting with the leadership of the National Assembly when he was confronted…

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World’s Oldest Barber At 107 Years, Still Works Full-Time

The world’s oldest barber, 107-year-old Anthony Mancinelli, cuts hair on weekdays in New Windsor, New York. Standing in the modern Fantastic Cuts salon, with late-2000s pop music wafting through the ceiling, Mancinelli held his original hand-powered cutting shearers and explained how great they were when wasn’t readily available. “For one customer, the power went out not too long ago too — and I was able to finish him just the same with these,” Mancinelli said. Anthony Mancinelli has been cutting hair for 96 years, having started when he was 11. That puts his first…

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Group Urges Youths‎ To Embrace Agriculture

A Non-governmental Organization, Civil Society for Ethics And Value Development Initiative (CSEVDI), has urged Nigerian youths especially those seeking for white cola jobs to seek alternative in embracing agriculture as the only ways of getting job without any stress and engage employee into the business as it was strived. Speaking at the workshop on developing right ethics in agriculture with the theme ‘Ethical Change In Agriculture For Improved Economic Value’, held at Simeon Adebo Library, Abeokuta, the state capital, Ogun state chapter Coordinator of the NGO, Mr. Abayomi Bajela said…

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