October 21, 2018

Daily Archives: May 2, 2018

APC Crisis In Adamawa Deepens As Former SGF Spits Fire

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Bello Kawule Dasin The long unresolved crisis eating up the fabric of Adamawa All Progressives Congress (APC) has taken another different dimension; in recent time major stakeholders seem to be at serious loggerheads without recourse to peace as 2019 general elections draw nearer.   The crisis began at the earlier stage of Senator Muhammadu... Read More

FG Bans Production Of Codeine Containing Syrups In Nigeria

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The Federal Ministry of Health has directed the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to ban with immediate effect further issuance of permits for the importation of codeine as active pharmaceutical ingredient for cough preparations.   The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole made this known in his office in... Read More

Ex-Ambassador Sues Inspector General Of Police, Others For N100 Million

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Nigeria’s former Ambassador to Cuba, Laraba Elsie Bhutto, has instituted a fundamental right enforcement suit against the Inspector General of Police over her beating, unlawful arrest and detention by officers of the Nigerian Police Force. Bhutto was Nigeria’s Ambassador to Cuba between 2011 and 2014. Other respondents in the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/444/2018, include the... Read More

House Ready To Pass Minimum Wage Bill-Dogara

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Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has reiterated the desire of the House to provide a better life for workers, adding that the legislature is still waiting for executive to forward the bill for an upward review of minimum wage to the National Assembly for passage.   In a statement to... Read More

2018 World Cup: African Teams To Receive $2 Million Advance

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Russia 2018 World Cup The five African qualified teams for the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup will each receive an advance of two million dollars of their prize money from FIFA towards their preparations.   The decision comes on the heels of negotiations initiated by CAF President Ahmad with the FIFA administration, leading to... Read More
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