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Lagos road repairs to begin, as contractors move to sites

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni Barely seven days after Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State declared a state of emergency on various dilapidated roads across the state contractors, yesterday, moved to...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Magoro and the reunion of class of ‘84/85

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By Eric Teniola On Wednesday October 9, President Muhammmadu Buhari summoned all the Ministers that served under him when he was the military Head of State between January 1984 and August 1985. He...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Thrombosis: Silent rage of deadly blood clots

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…Hospital patients, air travelers more at risk By Chioma Obinna To most Nigerians,words like “thrombosis” or “Venous thromboembolist (VTE)” are not everyday words...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Surgeons tackle deaths from surgical site infections

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By Juliet Umeh Lagos is the central hub for Nigeria on the research collaboration with University of Birmingham which is looking at ways to reduce surgical site infection, SSI, globally. The...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

NISTRUCTE decries non-inclusion of local engineers in ongoing rail projects

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Mr Eddy Atumonyogo, the President, Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers (NISTRUCTE), on Monday, decried the non-inclusion of qualified local engineers in the ongoing nationwide...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

We’re yet to receive our entitlements, Kano pensioners cry out

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Alhaji Salisu Ahmed, the chairman, Nigerian Union of Pensioners, Kano State chapter, says over 3,000 pensioners that retired from 2016 to 2018 are yet to receive their gratuities. Ganduje Ahmed...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Just in: Armed men attack Kwankwaso

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Former Governor of Kano State and the immediate past Senator representing Kano Central, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, was attacked by armed thugs who are yet to be identified in Kano, Monday. The attack,...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Persistent rainfall frustrates activities at Jos trade fair

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Persistent rainfall and the accompanying cold weather are frustrating activities at the ongoing Jos International Trade Fair, News Agency of Nigeria(NAN). File: Rain drops falling from a black...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Police retirees protest poor gratuity, pension in Calabar

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By Emma Una – Calabar Retired policemen and women on the Contributory Pension Scheme, CPS, on Monday afternoon carried placards round major streets in Calabar to protest over the paltry sum...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest over 50 kidnappers, bandits terrorising major highways

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Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja Over 50 criminal elements comprising Kidnappers, bandits and armed robbers terrorizing Abuja-Kaduna-Katsina highways and Kaduna- Kano, and Abuja- Minna highways have...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Magu recovered cash worth N939.5b, sent 1636 to jail in four years ― Report

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By Soni Daniel Four years after being named as acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, the record of the number of corrupt Nigerians convicted by the commission under him...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Escaped Kano lion captured, returned to cage — official

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The Management of Kano Zoological Garden said the escaped lion in its custody has finally been captured and returned to its cage. The Managing Director of the Zoo, Alhaji Saidu Gwadabe, confirmed...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Just in: Two injured as container falls in Onitsha

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Two persons, including a woman on Monday, sustained injuries when an iron container fell on them along Owerri road, Upper Iweka, Onitsha, Anambra State. Though, the cause of the incident is yet...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Niger Delta Governors can’t dictate to Buhari ― HOSCON

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By Emma Amaize, Warri The Host Communities of Nigeria, HOSCON, has said it is inappropriate for Governors of South-South states, who they accused of mismanaging 13 percent Derivation Fund, to...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Revocation of Discos’ licences: Why electricity equipment should be protected

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By Inwalomhe Donald I am appealing to President Muhammadu Buhari to give adequate protection to electricity equipment before the revocation of licences of power distribution companies. Electricity...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →