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Buhari will resend $30bn loan request to Senate – Mohammed


Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari will resubmit the request for his administration to borrow $29.96bn to the Senate despite the setback it received on the floor of the Upper Chamber on Tuesday. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this to State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday. Mohammed […]

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