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Buhari Writes Senate, Seeks Amendment Of PIA

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Senate to amend the recently enacted Petroleum Industry Act (PIA). According to Buhari’s letter read on the floor by Senate President Ahmad Lawan, the amendments have become necessary to make  for seamless administrative structure in the Act. Buhari, in his letter titled: “Forwarding administrative structure amendments […]

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Coup Attempt Fails In Sudan -Report

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – A coup attempt in Sudan “failed” early Tuesday, state media reported, as the country grapples with a fragile transition since the 2019 ouster of longtime president Omar al-Bashir. Top military and government sources told AFP that the attempt involved a group of officers who were “immediately suspended” after they “failed” to take […]

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Policing In Nigeria Should Be By Consent, Not By Force —Security Expert

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – A Preventive Terrorism Consultant, Temitope Olodo has said that policing in Nigeria should be by consent and not by force. According to him, community policing was the easiest way of policing but expressed regrets that corruption has become so endemic in the security institution. Olodo, who is the President , African Security […]

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Firstbank Expands Its International Money Transfer Network

…Reinforces Its Commitment To Customer Service (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – In furtherance of the need to expand diaspora remittance inflow into the country, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has increased its network of International Money Transfer Operators (IMTOs), targeted at easing the accessibility of its customers to receive money from close to 100 countries across the […]

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NCDC Reports 1,182 Suspected Cholera Cases In One Week

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that 1,182 suspected cases of cholera had been recorded in 13 states, within one week. The NCDC Director-General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, disclosed  this in Abuja. According to Ihekweazu, the centre’s epidemiological report for week 36 — Sept. 6 to 12, 2021, had indicated […]

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FG’s Mass Metering Programme To Generate 500,000 Jobs, Says Expert

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  A power expert, Mr Kola Balogun, says the first phase (Phase zero) of the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP)will generate 500,000 jobs for Nigerians. Balogun, who is the Chairman, Momas Electricity Metre Manufacturing Company (MEMMCOL), made the claim on Tuesday in an interview  in Lagos. African Examiner reports that the Federal Government […]

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NPA Reforms And Koko’s New Culture

By Jackson Olali President Muhammadu Buhari makes no pretence about his desire to deepen and diversify the nation’s economy. The Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, the nation’s ports manager, is a key parastatal in this regard. It’s therefore of little wonder that the president’s attention is regularly on the activities of the NPA. The president desires […]

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My Husband Beats Me For Eating Too Much – Divorce-Seeking Woman Tells Court

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – A 23-year-old woman, Firdausi Suleiman, has dragged her husband, Haruna Haruna, before a Sharia Court sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, seeking divorce on grounds that he beats her and says she eats too much. In her petition, Suleiman, who lives in Rigasa in Kaduna, also told the court that her husband, […]

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BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Signs Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the bill prohibiting open cattle grazing in the state into law. He signed the bill into law on Monday. The governor’s media aide on print media, Wale Ajetunmobi, stated this. “Breaking! Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, this afternoon, signs the bill prohibiting open cattle grazing in Lagos […]

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Dollar Increases To N575 Two Days After Aboki FX Update Suspension

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The dollar rose  between N572 and N575 in different parts of the country on Monday barely two days after online platform, Aboki FX, stopped providing updates on the exchange rate. Our correspondent, who visited the ever-busy Wuse Zone 4 which is the hub of bureau de change operators in Abuja, observed that […]

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Police Arrest 21 People Over Alleged Witchcraft Killings In Adamawa

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  Police have confirmed the arrest of 21 suspects, in connection with the killing of seven persons, allegedly through witchcraft, in a village in Adamawa. Aliyu Adamu, Commissioner of Police in the state, at a news conference on Monday in Yola, confirmed arrest of the suspects. Adamu said that the arrest, and many […]

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Nigeria’s Unity Unshakeable – Lai Mohammed

(African Examiner) –  The Federal Government says in spite of the challenging times the country has gone through over the years, its resolve to remain as one indivisible entity has remained unshaken.  This was stated by  the  Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, in Abuja at the opening of the Nigeria@60 year- long […]

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FG To Reconsider South East Candidates Who Missed 2021 WASSCE

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  The Ministry of Education has assured that  candidates who missed the 2021 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) in the South East, will be given another opportunity to write the examination. Mr Sonny Echono, the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, made this known while monitoring some examination centres in Abuja on […]

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IMF Approves $67.3m Grant To Boost Equatorial Guinea’s Fight Against COVID-19

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a disbursement of US$67.38 million to assist Equatorial Guinea in addressing the impact of COVID-19 pandemic and accidental explosions. The fund which is approximately (30 percent of quota), was  approved by the IMF under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), following the request for emergency assistance by […]

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Kogi Vigilante Group Rescues Victims, Neutralizes Bandits Terrorizing Communities– Official

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –   A vigilante group in Kogi State have neutralised 11 bandits terrorising various communities in Koton Karfe Local Government Area of the state. The operatives also arrested a security officer and his accomplice alleged to be supplying weapons and rescued abductees from the kidnappers den. Mr Onogwu Muhammed, the Chief Press Secretary (CPS) […]

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‘Olojo’ Festival: Ooni Goes Into 7-Days Seclusion

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11, on Sunday began seven days of seclusion preceding the annual ‘Olojo’ Festival in the ancient city. ‘Olojo’ in Yoruba means ‘the day of the first dawn’, but in the lores of Ile-Ife, the Olojo Festival is an annual cultural festival created to celebrate […]

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Police Cautions Public Against Night Prayer Sessions To Avoid Abduction

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  Police in Ogun has  counselled the public against organizing prayer sessions at night, especially in forest area, to avoid being victims of kidnappers. Police Spokesman in Ogun, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, gave the warning in a statement made available to newsmen, in Ota, Ogun. Oyeyemi noted that the Ogun state police command has […]

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Pochettino Says “No Issues” With Messi After Substitution

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  Mauricio Pochettino says there are “no issues” with Lionel Messi after the Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) superstar’s reaction to being substituted during Sunday’s 2-1 win over Ligue 1 rivals Lyon. Messi had a puzzled look on his face as he walked past PSG head coach Pochettino, after being replaced by full-back Achraf Hakimi […]

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Thousands Flee As Volcanic Eruption Destroys Houses In Spain

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) –  Authorities have evacuated about 5,000 people from villages in the Spanish Canary Island of La Palma as lava spews from an erupting volcano, local officials said. The 15-meter high lava flow has already swallowed 20 houses in the village of El Paso and sections of roads, Mayor Sergio Rodriguez told TVE radio […]

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NDLEA Arrests Pregnant Woman, Others For Drug Offences

(AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Sunday confirmed the arrest of a pregnant woman, a fake soldier and an Italy-bound lady for drug offences.   NDLEA Director, Media and Advocacy, Mr Femi Babafemi, in a statement in Abuja, noted that the operatives had continued their nationwide “offensive action” against drug traffickers […]

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