Just In: Buhari dissolves panel established by Osinbajo, orders AGF Malami to take over activities/newsheadline247.com
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Just In: Buhari dissolves SPIP, orders AGF to take over activities

President Muhammadu Buhari has dissolved the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SPIP) established by vice president Yemi Osinbajo. The panel, before its dissolution on Tuesday, was constituted with Mr Okoi Obono-Obla as Chairman. According to a statement made available to the media on Tuesday by Femi Adesina, Spokesperson to the Read more

Xenophobia: Air Peace Chairman Onyema deserves National Award - Reps/newsheadline247
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Xenophobia: Air Peace Chairman Onyema deserves National Award – Reps

Members of the Federal House of Representatives have to recommend the chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema, for National Award following the successful evacuation of Nigerians from South Africa after recent xenophobic attacks on foreigners. The proprietor and management of Air Peace Airlines had successfully evacuated the first batch of willing Nigerians from Johannesburg, South Read more

Soludo returns as Buhari names members of Economic Advisory Council/newsheadline247.com
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Soludo returns as Buhari names members of Economic Advisory Council

President Muhammadu Buhari has constituted a new Economic Advisory Council (EAC) to replace the current Economic Management Team headed by vice president Yemi Osinbajo. According to a statement signed by Femi Adesina, special adviser to the president on media and publicity, the team will report directly to the president. Read Also Prince Femi Fadina picked as Read more

Prince Femi Fadina picked as speaker at 42nd World Tourism Day Celebration in Ogun /newsheadline247
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Prince Femi Fadina picked as speaker at 42nd World Tourism Day Celebration in Ogun

The Ogun State Ministry of Culture and Tourism has invited Prince Femi Fadina, the Chairman of Tourism Committee of Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government, as guest speaker of the 42nd edition of World Tourism day Celebration holding in Abeokuta, the state capital. This is made known in a statement made available by Mr Lukman Omikunle, the Media Read more

Oyo: Makinde speaks on Tribunal verdict, says it’s triumph of truth over falsehood/newsheadline247
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Oyo: Makinde speaks on Tribunal verdict, says it’s triumph of truth over falsehood

Oyo State Governor, Mr Seyi Makinde, has described his victory at the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal as the triumph of truth over falsehood. The governor stated this in a statement made available by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa, on Monday, in Ibadan. Makinde was reacting to the tribunal judgment that gave him victory Read more

10,000 Nigerian girls forced into sex-trade in Burkina Faso – Ambassador/newsheadline247
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10,000 Nigerian girls forced into sex-trade in Burkina Faso – Ambassador

The Nigerian Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Ramatu Ahmed, says no fewer than 10,000 Nigerian girls are forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso. Mrs Ahmed disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN) in Ouagadougou on Monday. She said the victims of the sex-trade were mainly underage girls kept in appalling conditions Read more

Oyo Guber: Tribunal dismisses Adelabu, APC petition challenging Makinde’s victory/newsheadline247
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Oyo Guber: Tribunal dismisses Adelabu, APC petition challenging Makinde’s victory

The Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Ibadan, on Monday, upheld the election of Seyi Makinde as the governor of Oyo state. Makinde, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, defeated Adebayo Adelabu of the All Progressives Congress in the governorship election of Oyo State held in March 2019. The Independent National Electoral Commission, Read more

Xenephobia: Ramaphosa re-assures of Pan-African unity, sends special envoys to Nigeria, others/newsheadline247
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Xenophobic Attacks: South African President Ramaphosa apologises to Nigeria

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has apologised to the Federal Republic of Nigeria over the recent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in South Africa. Two special envoys dispatched by the South African leader tendered the apology to President Muhammadu Buhari in the State House Abuja on Monday “We met a short while ago with President Read more