My salary as Oyo Gov. is N650,000 –Makinde/newsheadline247.com
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My salary as Oyo Gov. is N650,000 –Makinde… promises better remuneration for state’s civil service

The Governor of Oyo State, Mr Seyi Makinde, has disclosed that his monthly salary as the governor of the state is N650,000 while declaring his readiness to tackle poor remuneration in the state’s civil service. Governor Makinde made the disclosure while addressing the newly sworn-in Commissioners in the state as he reemphasized his commitment towards Read more

Group insists ‘Generator Cabal’ crippled Nigerian economy, recalls probe of $16bn electricity fund/newsheadline247
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Group insists ‘Generator Cabal’ crippled Nigerian economy, recalls probe of $16bn electricity fund

The Developmental Initiative (TDI), a Coalition of forward-minded civil society platforms, has stated that electricity and energy supply are pivotal to Nigeria if the nation must come out of her present state of under-development to attain industrial as well as economic self-sufficiency. The group in a statement made available to newsheadline247 added that Nigeria has Read more

Nigeria-Benin border closed to stop massive smuggling of rice – Buhari/newsheadline247.com
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Nigeria-Benin border closed to stop massive smuggling of rice – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the partial closure of Nigeria’s border with Benin Republic was aimed at stopping reckless smuggling activities. Buhari who listed rice as one of the major commodities being smuggled on a massive scale into the country through Benin Republic gave the reason during a meeting with his Beninois counterpart Patrice Talon. The two Read more

Afe Babalola: 1999 constitution is the reason Nigeria remains a poor country/newsheadline247.com
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Afe Babalola: 1999 constitution is the reason Nigeria remains a poor country

Chief Afe Babalola, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria and founder of Afe Babalola University in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, has said that the Nigerian 1999 constitution is the key reason the country remains poor. The constitution which was drafted in 1999 was supervised under the Abdusalami Abubakar led military junta. Inevitably, some of its contents Read more

Sowore planned to topple Buhari with #RevolutionNow – DSS/newsheadline247/NAN
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Sowore to remain in DSS custody as Court refuses to grant application against detention order

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has refused to grant the motion filed by Mr Omoyele Sowore, convener, #RevolutionNow protests, challenging his detention by the Department of State Security (DSS). Justice Nkeonye Maya, on Wednesday declined all applications by counsel to Sowore, Mr Femi Falana, SAN. Justice Maya, therefore, sent the case back to Justice Taiwo Read more

Zenith Bank offers ZECA Education Loan for children/newsheadline247.com
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Zenith Bank offers ZECA Education Loan for children

Nigeria’s leading financial institution, Zenith Bank Plc, has introduced the Zenith Children’s Account (ZECA) Education Loan to assist parents pay their children/ wards school fees as the new school session begins. The loan offering, which is disbursed directly to the account of the beneficiary’s school, comes at a very competitive interest rate and flexible repayment Read more

FG charges ICPC, EFCC to hunt for ministers, lawmakers, others in AMCON’s chronic debtors list/newsheadline247
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Osinbajo: TraderMoni, MarketMoni beneficiaries doing well

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says feedback from the field and testimonies indicate that the TraderMoni and MarketMoni beneficiaries are doing very well and are paying back their loans. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement in Abuja, said the vice president had an interaction with newsmen after his assessment visit to markets in Keffi and Read more