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24042019 - Dogara bombs Tinubu

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24042019 - Dogara bombs

Our 2019 Awoism and the borrowing Elections: 77 unending search for transformational still at 19% panels set up leadership in Nigeria: 8 40 Challenges to GDP to hear 766 9 —Finance Minister petitions NLNG, others to reach FID on bn gas project by Q4’19 ECONOMY UBA shareholders slam AMCON, regulators over excessive charges, fines 19 19 Olam Int’l earmarks N130bn for Dangote Flour Mills acquisition 19 LAPO MfB boss harps on customer focus 19 VOL. 26: NO. 63793 WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24, 2019 UBA 57th AGM— Chairman, United Bank for Africa Plc, UBA, Mr. Tony Elumelu (4th right); Group Managing Director/CEO, Mr. Kennedy Uzoka (3rd right); CEO, UBA Africa, Mr. Victor Osadolor (2nd left), flanked by the Bank’s Directors, from left: Ms Angela Aneke; Mrs Foluke Abdulrasaq; Mrs Onari Duke; and Erelu Angela Adebayo, during the 57th Annual General Meeting of the Bank in Lagos, yesterday. ALLEGED BUDGET-PADDING WAR: Dogara bombs Tinubu •Says he has fascist agenda; scheming against Buhari’s govt •Asks him to tell Nigerians why he wants to instal NASS leaders •Adds: It’s dubious to accuse NASS of budget padding; Buhari, ministers responsible for delays Nigeria 8 suffers 450,000 barrels setback in 3 days, records m loss NEW CABINET: Buhari in dilemma over A-Ibom’s slot 9 T Insecurity: 63.2% of SIM data in use invalid, NCC reveals 9 EL-ZAKYZAKY PROTEST—Members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) during a procession to mark the 68th birthday anniversary and 1,224 days of detention of their leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakyzaky in Abuja, yesterday. Photo: Gbemiga Olamikan. By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA — Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has tonguelashed National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, over his comments that the 8th National Assembly under him and Senate President Bukola Saraki delayed and padded budgets, and hampered Naira stable at N359.3/$ in parallel market 41 President Muhammadu Buhari’s lofty projects for the country. He also alleged that Tinubu was pursuing a fascist agenda of controlling all levers of power in Nigeria, asking Continues on Page 5 Mr & Mrs COLUMNISTS PRINCEWILL 17 DEAR BUNMI FASAN 39 32 SEE INSIDE