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November 1, 2017 3:26 AM Power, water supply delay Abuja airport terminal’s completion

The new terminal being constructed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja is 80 per cent complete, the National Assembly, as well as the contractor handling the project announced on Tuesday. However, it was gathered that poor supply of water and electricity to the facility had delayed its inauguration, as the project’s contractor urged the Federal 1

October 31, 2017 8:50 AM $5.5 billion foreign loan: Why NASS must reject Buhari’s request – PDP Chieftain‎, Mohammed Usman

The National Publicity Secretary aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the forthcoming national convention, Barrister Mohammed Kabir Usman has charged the National Assembly to reject President Buhari’s $5.5 billion loan proposal. He stated this at a news conference in Abuja, saying that the loan would mortgage the future of younger Nigerians 10

October 28, 2017 3:34 PM Why I’m not completely fulfilled at 81, says Balarabe Musa

An Octogenarian and former Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, on Saturday said his wish and desire for Nigeria has yet to be fulfilled, 57 years after the nation’s independence. Musa, who turned 81 on Oct. 21, said in a telephone interview with newsmen, that his birthday wish was to have better Nigeria. According to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 16

October 26, 2017 11:12 AM Mobile number porting activities decline by 1,323

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Thursday said that Mobile Number Portability (MNP) activities carried out by telecommunications operators decreased from 34,837 in August to 33,514 in September. The regulatory body made this known in its Incoming and Outgoing Porting Activities of Mobile Network Operators Report posted on its website 33

October 25, 2017 7:26 PM $5.5bn: Buhari wants to borrow to service Goodluck Jonathan’s debts – Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has revealed that the federal government would apply $3 billion in refinancing the legacy debts of the immediate past government of Goodluck Jonathan. According to Adeosun, the outlay is part of the $5.5 billion foreign loan being sourced from the International Financial Markets. The Minister, who appeared on Arise 17

October 24, 2017 5:01 AM Obiano should explain what he did with LG funds — Nwoye

GOVERNORSHIP candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Anambra State, Dr. Tony Nwoye, has asked Governor Willie Obiano of of Anambra State to explain what he did with the funds accruable to local governments from the federation account, noting that local governments in the state were being starved of funds. He also demanded an explanation regarding 17

October 23, 2017 12:39 PM 6 states that wasted billions of naira on abandoned projects (list)

One of the major problems with infrastructure in Nigeria is that many of the projects initiated by state governors are abandoned either by their successors or by themselves. Some of these projects are worth billions of naira. According to The Nation, most of the projects were initially financed through loans, some of which are still being paid or serviced 17

October 20, 2017 3:12 PM Super Falcons forward, Ordega, signs for Atletico Madrid

Super Falcons forward Francisca Ordega has put pen to paper on a season-long loan with Spanish football club, Atletico Madrid. The 24-year-old Nigerian is on loan from American club Washington Spirit. “Atletico de Madrid Femenino strengthens its offensive line with Francisca Ordega, who arrives from the Washington Spirit of the National Women’s Soccer 10

October 20, 2017 7:49 AM Nigeria must borrow responsibly – Shehu Sani

Abuja – The Chairman, Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, Sen. Shehu Sani, says if Nigeria must borrow, it must borrow responsibly. The meeting was in connection with President Muhammadu Buhari’s loan request of 5.5 billion dollars. Sani said: “the committee has the mandate to examine the merits and otherwise of the current loan request of 5.5 billion 23

October 20, 2017 5:52 AM Amaechi, Fashola reveal why Nigeria needs $5.5bn foreign loan

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and his Power, Works and Housing counterpart, Babatunde Fashola, have revealed why the federal government should take the proposed $5.5bn foreign loan. According to them, Nigeria will benefit immensely if it takes the loan request to build new rail lines and finance capital projects. Speaking before the Senate 17