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WTO: European Union Endorses Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala For DG

WTO: European Union Endorses Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala For DG

By Franca Joseph (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s candidacy for the position of the Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) has received endorsement from the European Union (EU). According to Bloomberg, a business…

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ICPC Set To Probe Sources Of  Looted Palliatives

ICPC Set To Probe Sources Of Looted Palliatives

By Franca Joseph (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission is set to probe the sources of looted COVID-19 palliatives, according to a press statement culled from its website. In the…

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CSR: Dangote Cement Invests N4 Billion In Development Projects In Ogun Host Communities

CSR: Dangote Cement Invests N4 Billion In Development Projects In Ogun Host Communities

(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – 14 host communities in Yewa land in Ogun are currently benefiting from projects worth N4. Billion, courtesy of Dangote Cement Plc’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects, according to the company, which made this…

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Solid Minerals: FG, UNIDO, Miners Partner On Gold Production

Solid Minerals: FG, UNIDO, Miners Partner On Gold Production

(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The Federal Government is set to partner with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation and the Miners Association of Nigeria on the production of gold in Nigeria, following an agreement reached by the…

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COVID-19: Each Governor Got N1.billion From FG, N1.1billion From World Bank – Yahaya Bello

COVID-19: Each Governor Got N1.billion From FG, N1.1billion From World Bank – Yahaya Bello

By Lucky Uwakina (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – It has been revealed that Governors of Nigeria’s 36 states have so far received N1billion each from the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to stem the effects of the coronavirus…

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#EndSARS: We Now Know Who ordered Lekki Toll Gate Shooting – Sanwo-Olu

#EndSARS: We Now Know Who ordered Lekki Toll Gate Shooting – Sanwo-Olu

By Olivia Isibor (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has disclosed that men of the Nigerian Army ordered the shooting of End SARS protesters at Lekki Toll Gate. Sanwo-Olu, during an interview on CNN on Monday,…

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COVID-19 Palliatives: – Those Who Accused Me Are Forgiven – Sadiya Farouq

COVID-19 Palliatives: – Those Who Accused Me Are Forgiven – Sadiya Farouq

By Lucky Uwakina (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – In reaction to the looting of COVID-19 palliatives across the country, amidst the #EndSARS protests, Sadiya Umar Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, has stated…

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Desmond Elliot: News That Lagos Assembly Is Deliberating Social Media Bill Is Fake

Desmond Elliot: News That Lagos Assembly Is Deliberating Social Media Bill Is Fake

By Lillian Ogbonna (AGENDAWATCHDOG) –  Nollywood Icon and member representing Surulere Constituency 1 in the Lagos House of Assembly, Desmond Elliot, has slammed the news making the rounds that lawmakers were putting together a bill…

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#EndSARS: Committee To Engage Youths Set Up By NEC

#EndSARS: Committee To Engage Youths Set Up By NEC

By Franca Joseph (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Following an emergency meeting of the National Economic Council on Monday, a consensus has been reached by the Council that there is need for the federal and state authorities to…

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UK To Nigeria: “Judicial Committees Must Probe Lekki Shooting, Other Incidents”

UK To Nigeria: “Judicial Committees Must Probe Lekki Shooting, Other Incidents”

By Olivia Isibor (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The United Kingdom has charged the Nigerian government to ensure that the shooting of #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki area of Lagos, alongside other related issues during the agitations, are…

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