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EFCC Arrests Bank MD Over N4Bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commis­sion, EFCC, in Enugu, yesterday arrested the Managing Director of an Enugu-based ‘won­der bank’ named ‘Lets Partner With You Ltd’, Chief Patrick Shanchi Nwokike, at his resi­dence in Enugu State. A press statement from the office of EFCC in Enugu said his ar­rest was necessitated …

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Troops Kill Suicide Bomber in Borno

Troops of Opera­tion Lafiya Dole on Thursday inter­cepted and killed a male suicide bomber who at­tempted to detonate an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) at a mili­tary point on the outskirts of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The terrorist, who at­tempted to penetrate the troops’ location at Ji­dari Polo General Area, …

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Sheriff Mulls flexible terms in Ending PDP Crisis

The factional Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen Ali Modu Sheriff, yesterday promised flexible and realis­tic conditions for the resolu­tion of the crisis in the party. Sheriff said that resolution in the party has become im­perative as the crisis was be­coming a threat to the nation’s democracy. Sheriff, who …

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FUTA says VC, bursar not arrested, workers protest

The authorities of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, have said the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Adebiyi Daramola, and the Bursar, Mr. Emmanuel Oresegun, were not arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. A statement by the Public Relations Officer of the school, Mr. Adegbenro Adebanjo, on Thursday, …

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Goodluck Jonathan was not Greedy for Power – Buhari

President Muham­madu Buhari said yesterday that Nigeria thwarted the doomsday prophecy over 2015 presi­dential poll because he and his main rival, Goodluck Jonathan, were more in­terested in the well-being of Nigeria than to win the election. He also gave kudos to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC) political parties and …

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