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FAAC: FG, States, LGs Share N467.8bn For July

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A total of N467.852 billion has been distributed as Federal Allocation for the month of July, 2017 to the Federal Government, State Governments and Local Government Councils. This represented a shortfall of about N185 billion compared to the N652.229 billion shared last month. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Alhaji Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, …

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CBN Explains Why It Saved Etisalat

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The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, said on Tuesday that Etisalat, one of the biggest telecommunication companies in Nigeria, remains strong with a solid revenue base. Emefiele stated this while fielding questions from journalists at the end of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting …

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Osun Market Women Protest Imposition Of Osuwon Omoluabi

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By Abdulrofiu Agboola Aggrieved market women at the popular Igbona market, Olorunda Local Government Area of Osun State on Thursday  staged a peaceful demonstration to protest against imposition of Osunwon Omoluabi measurement scale by the state government. The market women especially those dealing with grains and measurable products closed their shops and stormed …

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