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NIGERIA: President might scrap 12 ministries

According to reports, President Muhammadu Buhari might be planning to retain only 19 of Nigeria’s 31 ministries. Buhari might scrap 12 ministries in a bid to reduce the country’s astronomical cost of governance, The Guardian reports. Buhari, according to The Guardian, is convinced that he would not be able to deliver on promises made to […]

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Commissioner, High Court Judge kidnapped!

Gunmen, numbering six, have kidnapped the Kogi State Commissioner for Lands and Housing, Stephen Maiyaki. NAN reports that Maiyaki was kidnapped at about 8.30 a.m. on Sunday, May 31, in his farm at Osara in Adavi Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Shola Adebayo, confirmed the incident, […]

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Muhammadu Buhari: ‘Immunity or not, you’ll face the law’ – President speaks on corrupt leaders

President Muhammadu Buhari has reinforced his government’s commitment to fight corruption and to ensure offenders face the full wrath of the law. In a Vanguard compilation of comments and thoughts of Buhari, 48 hours before his inauguration as the new Nigeria leader, he reiterated the top issues his administration will tackle after assuming office – […]