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Nigerian Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, refutes crude oil theft allegations Abubakar Malami, SAN, the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, referred to claims that 48 million barrels of crude oil worth $2.4 billion were missing as untrue and unsupported yesterday. You may recall that the House of Representatives ad hoc committee looking into the matter had asked Malami to come before it to address the complaints against his office and threatened to have him arrested if he failed to do so. Malami, who yesterday appeared before the committee led by Mark Gbillah, took his time…

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Obi Ezekwesili Obiageli Ezekwesili, a former minister of education, stated on Thursday that no one administration could resolve all of the issues facing the nation by itself. Citizens must participate in resolving social issues, according to Ezekwesili, convener of FixPolitics and creator of the School of Politics, Policy, and Governance. She commented while visiting the Not Forgotten Effort School in Abuja, a non-profit institution created to provide free access to education. Human Capital Africa is an accountability effort. As part of the celebrations for Ezekwesili’s 60th birthday, the HCA gave N2 million and adopted the school for intervention projects. She…

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Fuel subsidy removal suspended by the Nigerian Government The anticipated elimination of the subsidy on petroleum products before the conclusion of President Muhammadu Buhari’s term was put on hold on Thursday by the National Economic Council (NEC). After the NEC meeting at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, which was presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Minister of Finance, Budget, and National Planning Mrs. Zainab Ahmed made this announcement. The NEC determined at their meeting that it is not a good moment for the move, the minister claims. She said the Council debated the issue and decided it couldn’t be…

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