Latest News in Nigeria Today Tuesday 15th January 2019
These are the Latest News in Nigeria Today from Guardian newspaper.
target=_blank>Gov Debate: Drama as Sanwo-Olu, Agbaje, 10 Lagos candidates tackle one another
12 governorship candidates, yesterday, tried to outwit one another in getting the support of Lagos voters in the March 2 governorship election while presenting their plans and programmes at a debate.
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target=_blank>1,000 villages get access to Satellite TV as StarTimes commissions project
More Nigerian villages have benefited from the 10,000 African Villages Project, an initiative of the Chinese Government to provide digital TV access to rural communities across Africa.
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target=_blank>Stanbic IBTC offers school fees payment solutions
As schools reopen for another session, Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc has reassured parents and guardians of the bank’s readiness to help minimize the financial burden of paying their children/wards fees as well as maximize a stress free payment process through its e-solution offering.
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target=_blank>It’s turn of Lagos to benefit from FG — Osinbajo
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says it is the turn of Lagos State to benefit from the Federal Government after being in opposition for 16 years.
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target=_blank>Alleged N702m fraud: EFCC arraigns Okupe, gets N100 million bail
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Tuesday, arraigned erstwhile Senior Special Assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, on a 59-count money laundering charge.
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target=_blank>Buhari to name new IGP Tuesday
Former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana, has said restructuring Nigeria is no longer debatable but a necessity that must be executed urgently going by the mounting levels of insecurity and slow pace of development across the nation.
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target=_blank>Prosecution of CJN Onnoghen at this time raises red flags – Otteh
Mr. Joseph Otteh, the executive director of Access to Justice, AJ, has said that the prosecution of Justice Walter Onnoghen the Chief Justice of Nigeria at this time raises red flags for the independence of the Nigerian Judiciary.
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target=_blank>Buhari visits Benin Thursday
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has tasked members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council to work towards securing one million votes for President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection in the February 16 presidential election.
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target=_blank>CAF Confederation Cup result
CAF Confederation Cup play-off first leg result Monday:
ASC Jaraaf (SEN) 2 (Mbodj 6, Kane 42) Renaissance Berkane (MAR) 0
At Ndola, Zambia
Zesco Utd (ZAM) 3 (Kambole 25, Were 31-pen, 54) Kaizer Chiefs (RSA) 1 (Billiat 42)
At Addis Ababa
Jimma Aba Jifar (ETH) 0 Hassania Agadir (MAR) 1 (Chaouch 72)
Gor Mahia (KEN) 2 (Juma 41, Tuyisenge 87) New Star (CMR) 1 (Benchem 72)
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Bantu FC (LES) 1 (Jokojokwana 90) Enugu Rangers (NGR) 2 (Silas 18, Aguda 84)
At Owando, Congo Brazzaville
AS Otoho (CGO) 3 (Moussa 18-pen, 22, Kinkassa 75) Kampala Capital City Authority (UGA) 0
Coton Sport (CMR) 2 (Daouda 41-pen, Araina 71) Asante Kotoko (GHA) 3 (Gyamfi 10, Baakoh 30, Safiu 50)
At Tangier, Morocco
Ittihad Tanger (MAR) 0 Zamalek (EGY) 0
Al Nasr (LBA) 1 (Mohamed 63) Salitas FC (BUR) 0
Note: match moved from Libya for security reasons
At Omdurman, Sudan
Al Hilal (SUD) 3 (Mokhtar 6, Mbombo 60, Bashier 80) Mukura Victory (RWA) 0
At Kitwe, Zambia
Nkana FC (ZAM) 3 (Kampamba 43, Musonda 51, Mbewe 86) FC San Pedro (CIV) 0
Vipers SC (UGA) 0 CS Sfaxien (TUN) 0
African Stars (NAM) 1 (Handura 42) Raja Casablanca (MAR, holders) 1 (Rahimi 51)
Stade Malien (MLI) 1 (Sylla 25) Petro Atletico (ANG) 1 (‘Va’ 32)
Al Ahly Benghazi (LBA) 1 (Bigermawi 90+4) NA Hussein Dey (ALG) 0
Note: match moved from Libya for security reasons
Second legs: Jan 19-20
Bye: Etoile Sahel (TUN)
Persepolis edge Al Sadd to reach AFC Champions League final
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Huddersfield announced the departure of manager David Wagner by mutual consent on Monday, with the club rooted at the bottom of the Premier League.
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