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EFCC Gets Court Approval To Further Detain Fayose

The EFCC has obtained a remand order from a FCT High Court to keep the immediate past governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, for two weeks.
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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines Thursday, October 18th

Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Thursday, October 18th.
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Buhari Govt Says ‘No Work, No Pay’ Principle To Apply During Strike

The President Muhammadu Buhari administration has approved the implementation of the no work, no pay principle when workers in the federal civil service go on strike.
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Stop ATM Card Maintenance Charges, Senate Tells CBN

The Senate has told the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to suspend the ATM card maintenance charges being deducted from customers.
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Kwankwaso Distances Self From Ganduje Bribe-scandal Video

Former governor of Kano state Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso has distanced himself from the videos indicting the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, allegedly collected five million dollars as a bribe.

NNPC Denies Being In Possession Of $3.5bn Subsidy Fund

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Wednesday denied being in possession of any $3.5bn Subsidy Fund.

Senate In Disarray As PDP, APC Lawmakers Clash Over Sitting Position

There was a rowdy session at the Senate on Wednesday after the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, declined Senator Godswill Akpabio's request to make a contribution.

Fayose Spends First Night Out Of Office In EFCC Detention Over N1.3bn Loot

After all the drama, former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, has spent his first day out of office on Tuesday in EFCC's detention, Abuja.
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PDP Eager To Take Over Lagos In 2019 – Agbaje

The Lagos state governorship candidate of the PDP for the 2019 elections, Jimi Agbaje, says the opposition party is bracing up to defeat the ruling APC.
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What EFCC Demanded From Fayose During Interrogation

Nigeria's anti-graft agency, EFCC, has asked the immediate past governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, to explain how he spent N1.3bn he allegedly received from the Office of the National Security Adviser in 2014.
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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines Wednesday, October 17th

Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Wednesday, October 17th.
Buhari Speaks With Father Of Lady Killed By Boko Haram Hauwa Liman

Hauwa Liman: Buhari Speaks With Father Of Aid Worker Killed By Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari has spoken with the father of Hauwa Liman, Mohammed Liman, after the killing of his daughter by Islamic State West Africa Province on Monday.
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Red Cross ‘Heartbroken’ Over Killing Of Aid Worker

The International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC) says it is heartbroken over the execution of Hauwa Liman, one of its health workers abducted in March by a Boko Haram faction, Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP).

2019 Election: Senate Finally Approves N53bn For ONSA, Security Agencies

The Nigerian Senate approved a total sum of N53 billion ‎for the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) and security agencies for the supervision of the 2019 general elections.

Fayose Storms EFCC Office In Abuja With ‘EFCC I’m Here’ T-Shirt (Video)

The immediate past governor of Ekiti state Ayodele Fayose has arrived at the Abuja office of the Economic and Finial Crime Commission (EFCC), putting on a T-shirt with the inscription "EFCC I'm Here.

Amnesty Int’l Condemns Boko Haram’s Execution Of Aid Worker Hauwa Liman

The execution of Hauwa Leman by Boko Haram terror group is a condemnable act, Amnesty International has said.

Senate To Pass INEC Budget, Eurobond Today

The Senate will on Tuesday approve the budget for the 2019 general elections and Eurobond to finance the 2018 Appropriation Act.

Boko Haram’s Execution Of Aid Worker Hauwa Liman Unconfirmed – Red Cross

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has said it cannot confirm the execution of its aid worker Hauwa Liman by Boko Haram, despite Nigerian media reporting her killing.
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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines Tuesday, October 16th

Good morning Nigeria and welcome to the concise roundup of top Nigerian newspapers headlines today, Tuesday, October 16th.
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EFCC Should Give Me Bed; I’m Prepared For Them – Fayose

Outgoing Governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose, has urged the EFCC to make available his bed ahead of his visit to the commission's headquarters on Tuesday in Abuja.
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