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Nigeria not broke, but has cash flow problems — FG

THE Federal Government said yesterday that Nigeria was not broke but admitted that the country was having cash flow problems.Accountant-General of the Federation, Mr. Jonah Ogunniyi Otunla and the Director-General of Budget Office, Mr. Bright Okogwu, stated this while answering questions from members of the Senate and House of Representatives Joint Committee on Appropriation and…

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Army to Boko Haram members surrender

Members of the Boko Haram sect who surrender will get free passage, the army said yesterday. Acting Brigade Commander of the 21 Armoured Brigade in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, Col. Ibrahim Yusuf, also said that the army would do everything to protect residents from attacks. He spoke in Maiduguri. He said: “I want to…

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We’ll deal with MEND –JTF

There is no end in sight to the war of words between the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) and the Joint Task Force (JTF) Operation Pulo Shield as the latter has vowed to clamp down on the former over its activities in the Niger Delta region.Reacting to the claims by MEND…