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Video: ‘No matter how long you protest, we will remove subsidy’ – Nigeria’s ruling party candidate, Bola Tinubu



As the 2023 general elections approaches in Nigeria, political gladiators are reeling for actions as contestants continue to make promises.

The presidential candidate of the ruling APC, Bola Tinubu in this video speaks on one of what has been controversial policy issue, that is, the removal of fuel subsidy.

Mr. Tinubu said he will end the subsidy regime whether the public protest about it or not.

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Video: Nigerians fight at bank ATM amidst cash scarcity



Amidst the continued controversy surrounding new banknotes in West African, Nigeria, members of the public were seen struggling at a bank Automated Teller Machine (ATM) for cash withdrawal.

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Video: Nigeria’s apex bank to engage anti-graft agencies for circulation of new notes – Godwin Emefiele



In this video, Nigeria’s Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, announced the extension of deadline for the use old 200, 500, and 1000 notes which it released new versions of in November.

He also announced plans of the bank to ensure the smooth circulation of the new notes as well as collaboration with anti-graft agencies to bring defaulters in the system of the circulation of the new notes to book.

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