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A group of elder statesmen in Nigeria have expressed concern on the response of the Presidency to their meeting with ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, saying they “have no regrets or apologies to offer for making ourselves available to dialogue.”

Twenty four hours after some unionists shut down its premises; Arik Air on Tuesday resumed flights operations.
In a statement, its spokesman, Adebanji Ola said the carrier has since the early hours of Tuesday operated all its scheduled flights into and out of Lagos.

Issues arising from the $1m levy imposed by the Ghanian authorities on traders from Nigeria may be part of the agenda as Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo holds a meeting with representatives of the Nigerian community in the West African country today.

The stage may be set for a showdown with the Federal Government over the electricity and fuel price hike, as the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has handed down a seven-day ultimatum to reverse the decision.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Maiduguri Zonal office, on Monday, September 14, 2020, re-arraigned Aisha Alkali Wakil, a.k.a “Mama Boko Haram” before Justice Aisha Kumaliya of the Borno State High Court, Maiduguri on three fresh separate offences of fraud to the tune of N97,400,000.00 (Ninety-Seven Million, Four Hundred Thousand Naira) only.

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