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Every Nigerian state is safe -Lai

The Minister of Informa­tion and Culture, Alh Lai Mohammed, has said that every Nigerian state is safe for investment and tourism contrary to recent report by the U.S. The minister stated this while receiving members of the Asso­ciation of Tourism Practitioners of Nigeria, who paid him a cour­tesy call in …

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World Bank approves N1.55b for farming in Bauchi

The World Bank has approved the disbursement of N1.55 billion to Bauchi FADAMA III Project for execution of two agriculture programmes during the 2016 cropping season. This was disclosed by the Projects Coordinator, Bauchi State Fadama III Project, Dr Ali Garba. Garba explained that N600 million was additional financing to Fadama …

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DANA AIRLINE: begins Lagos – Owerri flights for N12,600

Dana Air has kicked off daily flights from La­gos to Owerri with an introductory online fare of N12, 600 one way. The news was disclosed to jour­nalists in Lagos by the airline’s Account­able Manager, Mr Obi Mbanuzuo. Mbanuzuo, accord­ing to NigerianFilght­Desk, an aviation por­tal, said that Dana Air is committed …

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Abuja farmers fear ‘corn Ebola’

Farmers in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territo­ry (FCT) have expressed fear over a disease which they referred to as ‘Corn Ebola’ that is ravaging maize farms in parts of the FCT. Just like what happened to tomato farms, the disease suspected to be worms eat up the corn plants from …

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FG sends 5 ministers to woo UK investors

In a move designed to buoy the economy, the Federal Gov­ernment has dispatched five ministers to the United King­dom (UK) to woo the country’s investors. The delegation is led by the Minister of Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah. Other ministers on the trip are Rotimi Amaechi (Transport), Chief Audu Ogbeh …

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