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For today, Monday, September 7, 2015:

VANGUARD NEWSPAPER

Assets Declaration: Govs refuse to emulate Buhari, Osinbajo

Nigeria’s governors are shying away from following the path of probity laid by President Muhammadu Buhari in making public their assets, as they, weekend, declined to follow suit. READ MORE…

Investors lose N1.6trn in 100 days of Buhari’s govt

Investors in the Nigerian stock market lost  N1.6 trillion in the first 100 days of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government, going by report of activities at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) as at close of business last weekend.

Army chief probes multi-billion dollar arms purchase

There is palpable tension in the military while fear has gripped loyalists and former aides of Chiefs of Army Staff who held sway from 2010 to May 20, 2015. This follows the setting up of a panel by Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, to probe his predecessors over how billions of dollars were spent on arms purchase and logistics during their tenure.

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THE PUNCH NEWSPAPER

My administration had a good team – Jonathan

Three months after leaving office and amid accusations of misdeeds by his government, former President Goodluck Jonathan has said he worked with a great team.

I’m thankful to be alive, says Akpabio

The immediate past Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on Sunday,said he was grateful to God for surviving last Monday’s car accident. READ MORE…

Bauchi missing plane found in Morocco

The Bauchi State Government says it has discovered an aircraft belonging to the state in Morocco. READ MORE…

Trader gives 7-year-old daughter N10 after rape

Seven-year-old Ngozi (pseudonym) is no longer a child. Her innocence has been stolen by her 41-year-old father, Emeka Igwe, who not only raped her, but got her addicted to masturbation. READ MORE…

NNPC to recover Nigeria’s N9bn debt

The Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation has commenced the process of recovering over $7bn (N1.4tn) in over-deducted tax benefits from joint venture partners on major capital projects.

We’ve not lost hope on Chibok girls, says Presidency

The Senior Special Assistant to the President and Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, says President Muhammadu Buhari never promised to rescue the Chibok girls on the second day of his administration.

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THE GUARDIAN

TSA: FG operated illegal accounts for 48 years

Until August 11, 2015 when President Muhammadu Buhari ordered stoppage of multiple accounts, the Federal Government had, for at least 48 years, breached its own rules on collection and management of national revenues.

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BUSINESS DAY

Nigeria may slide into recession as economic indicators flash red

Nigeria’s economy is decelerating at an alarming clip, increasing the risk of a recession by year end, as leading economic indicators flash red warning signals.

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