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24082018 - NYSC member triggers spat between Buhari, Atiku

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24082018 - NYSC member triggers spat between Buhari,

Nigerian stabs compatriot to death in S-Africa 9 CBN unveils new guidelines for credit to agric, manufacturing 41 Defectors, opposition can't distract me —Buhari FRC creates incentives for whistle-blowers 16 9 ** VOL. 26: NO. 63622 FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018 NYSC member triggers spat between Buhari, Atiku •ATIKU: You're sacrificing Nigeria's healthcare through medical tourism •BUHARI: You treated mere leg injury in London in 2007 •NMA: Medical tourism killing our health institutions AT 2018 OJUDE-OBA FESTIVAL By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor and Chioma Obinna LAGOS — President Muhammadu Buhari’s gesture to settle the medical bills of a blind member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, yesterday, stoked a political firefight after former Vice President Atiku Abubakar taunted him for sacrificing the country’s medical capacity through repeated medical tourism. Atiku, in a riposte to Buhari’s gesture, had Continues on Page 5 Naira depreciates to N362.53 / $ in I&E window 41 Mr & Mrs From left: The Awujale of Ijebuland, HRH (Dr) Sikiru Adetona, Senate President /Chairman of occasion, Dr Bukola Saraki,and Olori Kemi Adetona at the 2018 Annual Ojude Oba Festival in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. PHOTO AKEEM SALAU. Tears as Orits Wiliki, Majek Fashek, others pay tributes to Ras Kimono Buhari's 2015 campaigner treks against his second term bid FG, DISCOs' failed agreement haunts power sector as consumers groan 7 43 24 11 under crazy bills OWEI 17 COLUMNISTS: 31 AZU 36 DONU Demolition: War over as Ajimobi, Ayefele embrace after peace parley SEE INSIDE