Nigeria

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Popular social media activist, Segun Awosanya, otherwise known as Segalink, has clashed with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over the failure of the EFCC to go after All Progressives Congress stalwart, Bola Tinubu, despite picture evidence of bullion vans laden with cash at Tinubu’s Bourdillon, Ikoyi home. Trouble started when the EFCC posted a […] The post Bullion Vans: EFCC, Segalink clash on Twitter over Tinubu appeared first on Breaking Times.

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The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) on Thursday said it would resist any plan by the federal government to introduce toll gates in South East. Speaking to the Nation, MASSOB leader Comrade Uchenna Madu maintained it will resist the erection and dismantle all proposed toll gates in Biafra land. […] The post We’ll resist toll gates in S/East ~ MASSOB appeared first on Breaking Times.

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N10 billion as intervention fund for the upgrade of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport in Enugu State. Buhari made this known via Twitter on Thursday. He said that the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika had assured him that work on the airport would be done speedily and that work done […] The post Buhari approves N10bn for Enugu Airport appeared first on Breaking Times.

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Verification Uncovers 8, 549 Ghost Pensioners, Saves N280 Million Monthly Ihedioha, truly a promise-keeper – Pensions Boss The entire people of Imo State, especially pensioners, have been jubilant following the fulfillment of the promise made by Imo State Governor, Rt. Hon.Emeka Ihedioha CON to ensuring commencement of payment of pensions to State and local government […] The post Jubilation in Imo as Governor Ihedioha Fulfills Promise, Offsets Huge Pensions appeared first on Breaking Times.

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If you have for long enrolled for the National Identity Card via NIMC, it is high time you confirmed your card is ready for collection. If the card is ready, you can check via an online platform. You can also check the status of your National ID Card. It will show you if it is […] The post Easy steps to check your national ID status appeared first on Breaking Times.

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Nigeria is to work closely with China for the production of Nigerian-made transformers by 2020, a top ranking Nigerian official said on Thursday. Engr. Mohammed Haruna, the Executive Vice Chairman, National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) said that the aim of the partnership was to put an end to the power supply challenge […] The post Nigeria, China partner to produce transformers locally by 2020 appeared first on Breaking Times.

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A 300-Level Mechanical Engineering student of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta in Ogun State, Olalekan Oladapo Ogunremi, was on Wednesday found guilty of criminal impersonation and sentenced to six months in prison. Justice Patricia Ajoku of the Federal High Court, Ibadan had reduced the one year jail term to six months, following an appeal […] The post Yahoo Yahoo: Ogun polytechnic student jailed for internet fraud appeared first on Breaking Times.

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Nigeria does not expect that it would get all of the $62 billion claim made against international oil companies in a dispute over sharing of profits from deepwater wells. The government has started discussing with the oil majors over the disagreement but does not expect that they have the money to pay, Timipre Sylva, minister […] The post Nigeria isn’t crossing its fingers on $62 billion profit-sharing claim appeared first on Breaking Times.

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Representative Elijah Cummings of Baltimore has died aged 68 of “complications concerning longstanding health challenges,” his office said in a statement Thursday morning. As chairman of the House Oversight Committee, he played a key role in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. More on this shortly… The post Rep. Elijah Cummings, key Democrat leading the impeachment inquiry is dead appeared first on Breaking Times.

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Doctors have finally found a way to stop Mariam Nabatanzi, said to be the world’s most fertile woman from having more kids.  The 36-year-old Ugandan woman had a total of 44 children including four sets of twins, five sets of triplets and five quadruplets. Nabatanzin, now a single mother who works as a tailor, hairdresser and herbalist […] The post Shocking! 36-year-old world’s most fertile mother who gave birth to 44 children has finally been stopped from having more kids (Photos) appeared first on Breaking Times.