N69.4bn debt: AMCON freezes Jimoh Ibrahim’s bank accounts, seizes properties - newsheadline247.com
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N69.4 billion Debt: Jimoh Ibrahim fights back, seeks reversal of seized assets

BUSINESS Ibrahim and others described the move by AMCON leading to the seizure order as an abuse of court processes. The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has fixed Tuesday to hear an application by billionaire businessman, Jimoh Ibrahim, seeking to quash an interim order which authorised the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) to Read more

COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 145 new infections, cases now 67,557 - newsheadline247.com
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COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 145 new infections, cases now 67,557

Coronavirus Updates The new infections take the total number of cases in the country to 67,557. Nigeria on Monday night confirmed 145 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) emerged in the country. The nation’s public health agency, The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) made the announcement via its verified website. NEWS: Fraud: Court Jails Unity Read more

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2023 Presidency: Amaechi backs Fashola on zoning agreement, insists it must be respected

POLITICS But Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has a divergence opinion on the zoning arrangement which contradicts Amaechi and Fashola’s stance. Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi has said the zoning formula agreed by the founding members of the ruling the All Progressives Congress (APC) should be respected. Amaechi urged the party leaders to respect the Read more

Zabarmari massacre: UN Condemns Killing of 110 Rice Farmers by Boko Haram - newsheadline247.com
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Zabarmari massacre: Northern Region women protest Borno farmers’ killings

NWPF also raises concern over growing numbers of Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) in the northeast describing the development as worrisome. Selected Women from the 19 northern states in the Northern Region of Nigeria on Monday in Abuja protested against the Saturday’s multiple killings of rice farmers by Boko Haram terrorists in Zabarmari, Borno State. The Read more

World Football Summit: FIFA Secretary General Samoura Discusses game disruption, impact of FIFA COVID-19 relief plan - newsheadline247.com
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World Football Summit: FIFA Secretary General Samoura Discusses game disruption, impact of FIFA COVID-19 relief plan

FOOTBALL FIFA’s Secretary General Fatma Samoura took part in the closing session of the World Football Summit Live today in a wide ranging discussion that covered disruption, wokeness and the impact of the FIFA Covid-19 Relief Plan on global football. In an interview led by South African broadcaster Carol Tshabalala, Fatma Samoura spoke about the effect the Read more

Weak naira goes at N450 to a dollar - newsheadline247.com
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Weak Naira slumps to record N500 per $1 at black market

BUSINESS The Nigerian naira continued its consistent depreciation and crashed to an over 3-year low against the dollar, closing at N500 per $1 at the parallel market on Monday. Newsheadline247 understands the Forex turnover dropped by 52.2%, as the Naira’s exchange rate at the NAFEX window appreciated against the dollar to close at N390.25/$1 during intra-day Read more

Zabarmari massacre: PDP Chides Buhari Presidency for Blaming Slain Farmers - newsheadline247.com
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Zabarmari massacre: PDP Chides Buhari Presidency for Blaming Slain Farmers

FEATURED …Says remark smacks of support for insurgency “This unpatriotic stance smacks of support for acts of terrorism and mindless killing of our compatriots by a government whose Commander-in-Chief had promised Nigerians to lead the battle against insurgents from the front.” The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is alarmed by the reckless and bizarre attempt by Read more

Biden Appoints Nigerian-born Adewale Adeyemo US Deputy Treasury Secretary - newsheadline247.com
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Biden Appoints Nigerian-born Adewale Adeyemo US Deputy Treasury Secretary

FEATURED Adeyemo has served in various positions at the treasury, including senior advisor to the chief of staff and deputy executive secretary. US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday formally appointed Nigerian-born Adewale Wally Adeyemo as the Deputy Treasury Secretary. Biden also tapped ex-Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen to lead the Treasury. According to AFP, Adeyemo, Read more