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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: You Can Borrow To Fund 2022 Budget - NASS Tells Buhari, Nigerian Army Releases Chinwetalu Agu

You Can Borrow To Fund 2022 Budget, NASS Tells Buhari Members of the National Assembly gave their nod for more borrowing by the executive arm of government to fund the 2022 budget laid by President Muhammadu Buhari before a joint session of the federal legislature yesterday. Tagged Budget of Economic Growth and Sustainability, the president assigned defence and internal security priority in a N16.39 trillion appropriation bill that requires N6.26 trillion to fund the deficit.

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Today's Headlines: You Can Borrow To Fund 2022 Budget - NASS Tells Buhari, Nigerian Army Releases Chinwetalu Agu

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: "NASS Member Financing Kanu" - Buhari; M’Belt Youths Back Lalong On Presidency

NASS member, others financing Kanu, Igboho –Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his commitment to the unity of the country. Photo Credit: SunNews In his nationwide broadcast early this morning to mark Nigeria’s 61st independent anniversary, he said the resolve for a peaceful, united and one Nigeria remains resolute and unwavering warning that his “government was ready to arrest and prosecute all persons inciting violence through words or action.”

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POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Ohanaeze Announces Igbo Day Of Mourning; Saraki Urges NASS Panel.

Ohanaeze Announces Igbo Day Of Mourning. Apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, says its earlier scheduled Igbo Day celebration has been canceled. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria The Chief Chidi Ibeh-led Ohanaeze disclosed this in a statement signed by Comrade Temple Chika, its National Publicity Secretary.

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Today's Headlines: Ohanaeze Announces Igbo Day Of Mourning; Saraki Urges NASS Panel.

RELIGION

Three Reasons Why Prophet Ayodele's Prophecy On The National Assembly Should Be Taken Seriously

The General Overseer of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, is regarded as one of the most outstanding Christian religion leaders in Nigeria. And this belief stems from his prophetic ability and a host of other reasons. Yesterday, Daily Post reported that the Christian Clergy forewarned of a possible attack on the National Assembly (NASS) as a number of other events that bother on the offshoots of the menacing insecurity in the country.

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Three Reasons Why Prophet Ayodele's Prophecy On The National Assembly Should Be Taken Seriously

POLITICS

One Key Area Where Governor Wike Disagreed With NASS On The Amended Electoral Act

The Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike has reportedly disagreed with the National Assembly, NASS, on the decision to stipulate direct primaries for the nomination of candidates by political parties for an election. Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike Although the Governor praised the lawmakers for allowing the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to determine the use of electronic transfer of results, he however, noted that dictating how the political parties conduct their primaries was not in their best interests.

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One Key Area Where Governor Wike Disagreed With NASS On The Amended Electoral Act

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: Sell Refineries - NASS Tell Buhari; No Plan To Bring Back SARS - Police

Sell refineries, moribund assets, reduce deficit, economists, NASS tell Buhari Experts on Thursday advised the Federal Government to consider selling refineries and other assets being used to siphon public resources in order to realise resources required to sell finance part its budget deficit of N6.3tn. The advice came following advice by the Senate on to the Federal Government to reduce its spate of borrowing and high deficit financing.

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Today's Headlines: Sell Refineries - NASS Tell Buhari; No Plan To Bring Back SARS - Police

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: APC Urges NASS To Pass Buhari’s 2022 Budget, Return Nigeria To 12 States - Olumba

APC urges NASS to urgently pass Buhari’s 2022 Budget The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s “timely presentation” of the proposed 2022 National Budget tagged ‘Budget of Economic Growth and Sustainability to the joint session of the National Assembly, urging the lawmakers to expedite action on its passage.

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Today's Headlines: APC Urges NASS To Pass Buhari’s 2022 Budget, Return Nigeria To 12 States - Olumba

POLITICS

Why Miyetti Allah Is Wrong To Ask NASS To Stop Southern Governors From Enacting Open Grazing Laws

Southern Governors, after their meeting in Lagos on the 5th of July 2021, agreed to implement earlier resolutions made regarding the incessant clashes between some herdsmen and local southern farmers. Southern governors after their meeting. Credit: Premium Times. The Governors had also fixed September 1st as the deadline for the implementation of the resolutions.

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Why Miyetti Allah Is Wrong To Ask NASS To Stop Southern Governors From Enacting Open Grazing Laws

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari Seeks NASS Approval To Borrow Another $4bn; PDP Chieftain Defects To APC

Photo Credit: Google Buhari seeks NASS approval to borrow another $4bn, €710m loan President Muhammadu Buhari is seeking National Assembly approval to borrow another $4 billion ($4,054,476,863) and €710 million from bilateral and multilateral organizations to fund the deficit in the 2021 budget.

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Today's Headlines: Buhari Seeks NASS Approval To Borrow Another $4bn; PDP Chieftain Defects To APC

MILITARY

Today's Headlines:Police Deploys 34,587 Personnels For Anambra Election;NASS Summons CBN Gov, Others

Police Deploys 34,587 Personnels For Anambra Election. The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, has disclosed that 34,587 operatives, including special forces, would be deployed in Anambra State for the November 6, governorship election. Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers The IG, who stated this during a meeting with senior officers from the rank of Commissioners of Police and above in Abuja on Thursday, clarified that the deployment would consist of conventional police officers, Police Mobile Force, the Counter-Terrorism Unit, Special Forces, Explosive Ordinance Unit, Force Intelligence Bureau, INTERPOL, special Protection Unit and the medical team,

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Today's Headlines:Police Deploys 34,587 Personnels For Anambra Election;NASS Summons CBN Gov, Others

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: PMB Presents 2022 Budget To NASS, How Nigerian Army Commanders Embezzled Millions Of Naira

President Muhamadu Buhari presents 2022 budget to NASS PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly, informing both the Senate and the House of Representatives that he will, at noon tomorrow, Thursday, present the 2022 Appropriation Bill. The presentation of the Appropriation Bill will be made during a joint session of both chambers.

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Today's Headlines: PMB Presents 2022 Budget To NASS, How Nigerian Army Commanders Embezzled Millions Of Naira

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: US Govt Gathers Evidence For Abba Kyari’s Case, Wike Berates NASS

U.S. government gathers 2,700 electronic files, 6,700-page documentary evidence for Abba Kyari’s case Photo Credit: PM News Nigeria A report by Premium Times indicates the United States government has gathered over 2,700 electronic files as part of the evidence for trial in the $1.1million fraud case involving a top Nigerian police officer, Abba Kyari.

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Today's Headlines: US Govt Gathers Evidence For Abba Kyari’s Case, Wike Berates NASS

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Buhari Seeks NASS Approval To Borrow Another $4 Billion And €710m Loan

According to a letter read by the Senate President Ahmad Lawani at the start of plenary, he said that President Muhammadu Buhari request the approval of the National Assembly, to loan $4 billion Naria and 710 million loan. According to President Mohammadu Statement he said this loan according to the addendum to the 2018-2020 borrowing plan, is requested to fund the deficit in the 2021 budget and this loan will be gotten from the bilateral and multilateral organization.

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Buhari Seeks NASS Approval To Borrow Another $4 Billion And €710m Loan

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: Sit At Home Order Threatens Economy -Umahi, Miyetti Allah Urges NASS.

Sit At Home Order Threatens Economy - Umahi. Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi state, Monday said that the sit-at-home order declared by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, was the worst thing to happen to the economy of the area. Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspapers He made this known while speaking with State House correspondents after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

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Today's Headlines: Sit At Home Order Threatens Economy -Umahi, Miyetti Allah Urges NASS.

POLITICS

Miyetti Allah urges NASS to stop enactment of anti-open grazing laws

There has been a call on the National Assembly to intervene and stop attempts by some states governors to enact anti-open grazing laws targeted at Fulani pastoralists, this call was made by the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Fulani Socio-Cultural Association. Mr. Saleh Alhassan, who is the National Secretary of the association made the call, at a National Peace Summit and Investiture of Queen Mother Amina Temitope Ajayi as the Miyetti Allah Brand Ambassador, held at Uke, Karu Local Government, Nasarawa State.

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Miyetti Allah urges NASS to stop enactment of anti-open grazing laws

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Buhari to present Nigeria’s 2022 budget before NASS on Thursday

His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, is to present Nigeria's 2022 fiscal year budget before the National Assembly on Thursday, October 5, 2021. This information was disclosed by Ovie Omo-Agege, the Deputy Senate President, during the Tuesday plenary session. Omo-Agege said, according to the written by the President, he sought some adjustments in the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP), which were recently passed as parameters on which the next year's budget would be framed.

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Buhari to present Nigeria’s 2022 budget before NASS on Thursday

POLITICS

Constitution amendment: PFN warns NASS against islamisation of Nigeria

The penteostal fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has warned the National Assembly (NASS) over what it referred to as the Islamisation of Nigeria by going through backdoors. Bishop Giddy Madu of Enugu chapter claimed that the PFN was fully aware of the plan to amend the Constitution in favor of Islam.

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Constitution amendment: PFN warns NASS against islamisation of Nigeria

ECONOMY-FINANCE

NASS justifies Buhari's plan to borrow fresh $4.9 loans, CBN, PDP expressed concern

The house senate had on Wednesday justified the plan to borrow fresh $4.054bn and €710m ($$839m) loans by the President, Muhammadu Buhari. Justifying the plan in an interview with newsmen, Senator Ajibola Basiru, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs declared that is no country that doesn't engage in deficit financing.

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NASS justifies Buhari's plan to borrow fresh $4.9 loans, CBN, PDP expressed concern

POLITICS

Buhari Writes NASS, Wants Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) 2021 amended

He made the request in a letter read aloud by Senate President Ahmad Lawan on the floor of the National Assembly's upper chamber in Abuja on Tuesday. President Buhari explained in a letter dated September 16 that his recommendation was prompted by a thorough examination of the administrative structures of both the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority and the Nigerian Upstream Regulatory Commission.

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Buhari Writes NASS, Wants Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) 2021 amended

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Stop Southern Govs - Miyetti Allah Begs NASS, Sunday Igboho Speaks From Prison

Stop Southern governors - Miyetti Allah begs NASS Following the anti-open grazing law which was adopted by the Southern governors some months ago, it has been reported that Miyetti Allah has begged the National Assembly to stop the enactment of the law. (Photo credit: Daily Post)

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Today's Headlines: Stop Southern Govs - Miyetti Allah Begs NASS, Sunday Igboho Speaks From Prison