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Igbo are in Charge of Economy in Nigeria – President Buhari

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President Buhari has stated that the Igbo are in charge of economy in Nigeria, this was made known via his verified Facebook page while thanking Imo state for their warm reception they gave him during his commissioning visit.

In his words he wrote: I thank the Government and people of Imo State for the very warm reception accorded me during my visit yesterday. It was a pleasure to visit Imo State and to be hosted by Governor Hope Uzodimma.

I was pleased to see and commission his impactful infrastructure projects, and to note that he is giving infrastructure the same kind of priority that we are giving it at the Federal level.

I firmly believe that when you get infrastructure right, Nigerians will mind their own businesses. And the Igbos will especially benefit from this ongoing infrastructure revolution, because, as a group, they are truly the most enterprising.

There is no town you will visit in Nigeria without seeing the Igbos being in-charge of economic activities. The evidence is there for everyone to see, that Igbos are in charge of Nigeria’s economy.

It is therefore unthinkable for me that any Igbo man would consider himself not to be a part of Nigeria.

Let me again say that I was very pleased with what I saw in Imo State, and I would like to assure that I will support Imo State and the entire region within the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

The Federal Government will complete all ongoing key projects in the South East, including the 2nd Niger Bridge, and other major highways, as well as the railway lines and routes linking the region with other parts of the country.

This have however spark several reactions on social media with some in support of some of his words while others are against it.

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Kano State: Ganduje to Establish Mega Schools on Illegal Lands

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Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has began the establish Mega Schools on Illegal lands in Kano state, metropolitan area amid mass abduction of schoolchildren by bandits in Nigeria.

The Kano governor Ganduje has began the revocation of properties not properly documented and those illegally owned within the Kano state metropolitan area to establish mega secondary schools.

Kano state commissioner for Information, Muhammad Garba, made this known in a statement in Kano.

In view of the recent prevailing security challenges, coupled with the congestion of schools on the outskirts of the city, Kano state government has commenced revocation of illegally acquired or not properly documented properties and structures within the metropolitan area for the establishment mega secondary schools,” said the statement.

The Kano state government explained that it took the step to decongest boarding schools in Kano, following abductions of students from boarding schools in neighbouring states.

According to the statement, the Kano government has begin reviewing the security situation to counter bandits.

A property located at Filin Bola, along Court Road in Tarauni local government, was seized by the Kano government without a building permit.

The government confiscated it and will establish such school on it,” said the information commissioner.

He revealed that the government would also confiscate properties developed in areas not earmarked for them.

Mr Garba added that the government was also currently “looking into cases of land approvals for residential purposes, but converted to shops or commercial plots that are now turned to residential buildings and vice versa.”

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Live Update: Remo 1-1 Insurance FC in NNL Super8

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The live Update of Remo Stars FC Vs Bendel Insurance FC, as it is the match is currently at halftime and both teams have settled for 1-1 draw.

Imade Osarenkhoe, Bendel Insurance FC striker once again justifies his inclusion in the starting 11 by giving his side the lead after he advanced into the box to poke home the opener in the midst of a the crowded box. In getting the equaliser, Nduka Junior rose head home from his team’s free kick to level things up for the Soname boys.

It’s been a tough one so far in the first half, with both side playing with determination to end the game on positive end

Bendel Insurance 1-1 Remo Stars in the Nigeria National League (NNL)

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Chimark Doings: Man Gift a lady 500k after his Aids Splash Water on her

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The CEO of Chimark groups has gift a lady 500k to apologize to her after one of his Aids splash Water on her during a convoy ride.

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Today, on our way back from the day’s business, one of the protocol cars mistakenly splashed water on a young lady who was walking by. I am often alert and so when I observed her actions, I needed to apologise.

Unlike what a lot of people would do, the young lady did not scream or curse at our cars . She cleaned herself up without a word and walked on.

This act of calmness in the face of such chaos and disruption called my attention.
Immediately, I instructed the cars to park and I called the young lady to apologize on behalf of my team. Of course, when she came, we apologized to her as much as words could convey and I asked her what she did for a living and when she said she was a fashion designer, we thought of the best way to assist her and eventually signed a cheque of half a million naira (500k) to her.

I dislike conducts that put others in uneasy places and I never encourage it. But the calmness that this lady exhibited was truly profound and I couldn’t ignore it.”

This have however caused several reaction on social media with some persons thanking him for his generosity while others wished they were in the position of the lady as at that time.

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