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    Politics Abba Kyari overrides Buhari’s decisions, five other takeaways from NSA Monguno’s memo - Premium Times

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s chief of staff, Abba Kyari, is one of the major impediments to Nigeria’s national security interest, the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, wrote in a memo last December. Mr Monguno’s hands-on account of a connection between Mr Kyari’s alleged...
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    Politics What I Discussed With Maina in Dubai — Malami

    The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has confirmed that he met Abdulrasheed Maina in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in January, 2016. He said his meeting with Maina was in the presence of the National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno...
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    Politics Jonathan 'Turns Down' Olisa Metuh's Request To Stand As His Witness

    Former President, Goodluck Jonathan may have turned down a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olisa Metuh's subpoena as his defence witness. His lawyer, Dr. Onyechi Ikpeazu (SAN), told Justice Okon Abang that he had written Jonathan to that effect but...
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    Politics Buhari To Crack Down On Cattle Rustlers

    President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government is set to go tough on crush cattle rustlers and militant groups across Nigeria. The resolution forms part of the outcome of the meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC), which held on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, under...
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    Politics Magu Tenders Evidence Before Panel Over N15bn Recovered in Ikoyi Apartment

    The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has tendered evidence before the presidential committee investigating the discovery of $43.4m and other currencies totaling about N15bn in a residential apartment at Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos. The...
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    Politics Osinbajo Swings Into Action, Meet Security Adviser, Monguno

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has moved into actions shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari announced the suspension of SGF, Babachir Lawal and NIA DG, Ayo Oke The Vice President is currently meeting with the National Security Adviser Babagana Monguno, member of the investigative committee set...
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    Business Governor Fayose Shuts Down Access Bank In Ekiti

    Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State on Monday forced Access Bank to shut down its operations in the state. Mr. Fayose's extraordinary action came after bank officials prevented the wife of the former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, from drawing funds from the flagged account. Mr...
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    Politics Why Buhari Ordered Sale of Two Presidential Aircraft - Presidency

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the disposal of two of the aircraft operated by the Presidential Air Fleet (PAF) of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF). The presidency, through the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA), advertised the sale of two aircraft in a newspaper yesterday...
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    Metro Arms Deal: Dasuki Back To Prison As Court Adjourned Trial to October 5th

    The trial of the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki and others, for a N13.5billion money laundering charge has been adjourned to October 5th. Dasuki and four others are facing a 19-count charge bordering on money laundering and criminal breach of trust to the tune of N13...
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    Metro Nigeria's Arms Deal: Court Adjourns Dasuki’s Appeal Hearing

    The hearing of an appeal filed by Nigeria’s former National Security adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki, has been adjourned to a date that would be communicated to parties in the suit. The Appeal Court could not hear the appeal following the inability of the Federal Government to file its brief of...
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    Metro Arms Deal: Court Adjourns Dasuki’s Trial till Tomorrow

    Justice Baba Yusuf of the Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama, Abuja on Thursday adjourned the trial of the immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), with respect to the charges of alleged diversion of about N32bn, part of fund meant for procurement of arms...
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