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Why contraband items still come into the country – Customs

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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), says ingenuity deployed by criminals or smugglers has made it possible for contraband items to come into the country. The Customs’ Public Relations...

Wed Feb 26th, 2020     Read More →

Court orders Kwara contractor to be remanded in EFCC custody over N31M fraud

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Kindly Share This Story: By Demola Akinyemi Justice Mahmood Abdulgafar of an Ilorin high court on Thursday ordered a sixty-six-year-old Contractor, Chief Joseph Oluwole Komolafe to be remanded in...

Thu Feb 20th, 2020     Read More →

Petroleum products marketers lament over perennial closure of Enugu NNPC depot

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Kindly Share This Story:•We are going through agony — IPMAN • Calls on S’East governors to intervene By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU — THE long closure of the Enugu depot of...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

YSFON U-16 Boys’ Ramat Cup thrills Sam Elijah, others

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football Photo: flooy / Pixabay Former Junior international, Sam Elijah and coaches Bashiru Hassan, Akinola Olatunji and Babangida Issa have commended organisers of the on-going 37th YSFON U-16...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

EFCC returns N200m recovered from former officials to Kwara State

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Kwara State governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq Friday said Nigeria’s anti-graft agency Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) will be returning N200 million to the state coffers. The...

Fri Feb 14th, 2020     Read More →

Cooking with paracetamol causes liver, kidney failure, NAFDAC warns

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The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned food vendors and others against the use of paracetamol as tenderiser in cooking meat and beans, saying it can...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Niger, Kwara, Kebbi, by-elections hold March 14

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed March 14, 2020 for bye-elections in Niger, Kwara and Kebbi states. It made the announcement in a statement yesterday by its National...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Kwara Assembly by-election: INEC releases timetable

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the timetable for the by-election into Patigi Constituency in Kwara House of Assembly. The timetable and schedule of activities,...

Tue Feb 11th, 2020     Read More →

Suspected leader of Berry Boys confraternity arrested in Lagos

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Kindly Share This Story: By Evelyn Usman The Police in Lagos has arrested suspected leader of a notorious cult group known as ‘Berry Boys’ that has been on their wanted list, over...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Court grants N200m bail to ex-Kwara Commissioner for Finance

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A Federal High Court sitting in Ilorin on Monday granted N200 million bail to the immediate past Commissioner for Finance in Kwara, Alhaji Ademola Banu. The Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Kwara unfolds plans on cocoa farm rejuvenation

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Cocoa trees intercropped with coconuts Kwara State governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has said his administration has raised 50,000 improved cocoa seedlings for farmers at affordable prices once...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

'Fragile' Napoli collapse at home to Lecce

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Gianluca Lapadula scored a double as promoted Lecce punished a wasteful Napoli who collapsed to a 3-2 defeat at home in Serie A on Sunday. Gennaro Gattuso’s side had rekindled hopes of...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

13 migrants found frozen to death after crossing Iran-Turkey border

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No fewer than 13 migrants died in a snowstorm in eastern Turkey night after crossing the border from Iran, a human rights organisation of Van province in Turkey said late Saturday. The people had...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

Kwara 2020 budget will address infrastructure, human capital development – Government

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The Kwara State Government said on Saturday that its recently passed 2020 budget would address challenges associated with infrastructure and human capital development across the State. Gov....

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

How campaign funds disbursed in ‘two helicopters’ unsettle Kwara APC

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What could have been responsible for the present rift among some members of the Kwara State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), barely a year after landslide victories in all rounds of...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →