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Daily Trust Condemns Arrest Of Its Reporter By Police

Media Trust Limited, the publisher of Daily Trust titles has condemned the abduction of one of its reporters by armed policemen. The police on Tuesday arrested Abdullahi Krishi, House of Representatives correspondent of Daily Trust. The Cable reports that Dele Olaoye, National Assembly divisional crime officer (DCO), had stormed the media centre inside the National Assembly complex around 12pm on Tuesday, demanding to see Krishi. Olaoye subsequently handed over the reporter to some operatives who whisked him into an…

PHOTOS: Buhari Launches ERGP Focus Lab

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday formally launched the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) Focus Lab, at the at the Banquet Hall of the State House in Abuja. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Governor of Jigawa State Abubakar Badaru, some ministers and Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, were in attendance. The ERGP is designed to achieve three broad objectives; to restore growth to a positive path and sustain it to, at least, 7% by 2020, and invest in the Nigerian people and improve their…

Buhari Departs Kano, Proceeds To Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday travelled to his hometown of Daura, Katsina State, after a two-day working visit to Kano. According to a statement by the Presidency, Mr Buhari was received by Katsina governor, Aminu Bello Masari and the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk. The President was accompanied to his hometown by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano and Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa. Following his official visit to Kano State, President @MBuhari has proceeded to Daura, his hometown. He was accompanied by…