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Addressing State House correspondents after the monthly NEC meeting in Abuja, the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Adejoke Adefulure, said the Minister of State for Finance, Alhaji Bashir Yuguda, briefed the council on the state of the nation’s excess crude account

The Peoples Democratic Party has decried attempts by a section of the media to impute rift between President Goodluck Jonathan and his Vice, Mohammed Namadi Sambo ahead of the 2015 general elections, expressing implicit satisfaction in the working relationship between them and further affirming the Vice President as part of the winning team.

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says journalists must never glamorize criminals who intend to undermine the sovereignty and unity of the country, saying such persons must be reported as enemies of the nation.

Ahead of the 2015 general elections, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has announced October 29 and December 6, for governorship and presidential primaries respectively.

Disturbed by the directive issued by the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) that its members should not resume on September 22, President Goodluck Jonathan has appealed to them to shelve the planned industrial action.

Minister of National Planning and Deputy Chairman, National Planning Commission (NPC), Dr. Abubakar Olanrewaju Sulaiman, on Monday, disclosed that the first phase of the N485 trillion National Integrated Master Plan(NIIMP) to cover between 2014 and 2018, would gulp N166billion.