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Pipeline vandalism: NSCDC seeks host communities’ cooperation

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has called on communities in the Niger Delta to volunteer more information on activities of pipeline vandals to...

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World Bank agrees to give Nigeria $2.5bn loan

The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, better known as the World Bank has agreed to give Nigeria $2.5bn loan. One of the conditions for the release...

No need for panic buying of fuel, NNPC tells Nigerians

Nigerians have been advised not to engage in panic buying of fuel as measures are being put in place to ensure constant adequate supply. The Nigerian National Petroleum...

How Libyan officials ‘raped, kidnapped’ stranded Nigerians

  Some Nigerian returnees from Libya have narrated the hardship they were subjected to in the North African country. The International Organisation for Migration...

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Arik Air suspends London and Jo’burg routes

At last, crisis-ridden Arik Air suspends London, Jo’burg routes, to concentrate on local, regional flights. After struggling to make an impact on its remaining two...

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Saraki, Dogara to visit Buhari in London

Senate President Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives, are scheduled to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari in London on Wednesday....

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Afreximbank, Ecobank sign MoU

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) says it has signed a Memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), the parent company of...

Annual inflation rate in developed countries highest since 2014 

Nigeria’s inflation rate hits 18.72% in January – NBS

  The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the Consumer Price Index, which measures inflation, increased by 18.72 per cent (year-on-year) in January from 18.55...

NSCDC destroys 10 illegal refineries in Rivers, arrests two vandals

The Commandant Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Rivers Command,  Lawal Haruna, says its personnel arrested two persons for allegedly vandalising an oil...

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Navy, marine police intensify search for kidnappers in Lagos

Naval operatives from NNS BEECROFT as well as policemen from the Marine unit are presently combing the creeks in Epe and Ikorodu in search for suspected kidnappers of...

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China warns US gainst fresh naval patrols in South China Sea

China’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday warned Washington against challenging its sovereignty, responding to reports the United States was planning fresh naval patrols...

Train crushes 52 cows to death in Kaduna

Train named Oba of Benin moving 800 tones of soya beans to Lagos for export

The Nigerian Incentive Based Risk Sharing for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) and Connect Rail Services have inaugurated a new scheme to transport grains by rail from the...