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Nigeria: Microfinance banks and NDIC audit report

Nigerian Compass –Several  microfinace banks are anxiously awaiting the  findings of the audit of their books by Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC). When micro finance banks made their debut in ...

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Kidnapping in Nigeria

From the capital of old Eastern Region-Enugu State , Igwe Uche Nwachime in Nkanu, was abducted and later slaughtered because his relations had refused to pay ransom on time as ...

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Nigeria: Minister warns over Arms Proliferation

Nigeria’s Minister of Police Affairs Minister, Alhaji Adamu Waziri, has warned that proliferation, circulation and trafficking in small arms and light weapons in Nigeria and the African sub-region, if not ...

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EU to 1.2m towards curbing human trafficking in Nigeria

By John Alechenu A 1.2m Euros project to tackle Human trafficking  between Europe and Africa have been inaugurated by the European Union The project which is being financed by the ...

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Nigeria At 50: Nwodo attends London Summit

// The National Chairman of the Peoples Dem-ocratic Party (PDP), Dr. Okwesilize Nwodo, left Nigeria yesterday to attend a two-day conference on Nigeria’s Golden Jubilee  holding in London on Monday ...

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Nigeria: Oil spills and pollution in the Niger Delta

Amnesty International writes on the menance of Oil Spills and its effects on the environment in Nigeria’s Niger Delta. The Niger Delta has suffered for decades from oil spills, which ...

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Nigeria:Lawmakers intervene in NCC leadership crisis

The leadership crisis in the Nigeria Communications Commission has attracted the attention of the House Committee on Communications, with its chairman, Dave Salako saying is not healthy for the commission. ...

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2011 elections in Nigeria: ANPP waits for PDP presidential candidate

The All Nigeria Peoples Party yesterday said it will not put forward any Presidential candidate for the 2011 elections until the he ruling Peoples Democratic Party’s announces its choice for ...

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Nigeria: Why Jonathan should run in 2011– DIETE SPIFF

In this interview with  Sunday Sun, King Alfred Papapreye Diete-Spiff, the Amanyanabo of Twon Brass Kingdom  speaks on the state of the nation, and why President Goodluck Jonathan should contest ...

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Nigeria: M.K.O. Abiola’s daughter blasts IBB

Daughter of Late Chief M.KO, Abiola, winner of the annuled June 12 1993 elections in Nigeria, Mrs. Hafsat Abiola-Costello, has described Nigeria’s former military dictator, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, as ...

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