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Nigerian tennis prodigy, Marylove Edwards, wins US trophy

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Lagos – Barely 29 days in IMG Tennis Academy in US, Nigerian tennis prodigy, Marylove Edwards, opened her first American account, edging past her opponent, Nina Sidhu, 6-0, 6-1 to win the...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Lecturers disagree on dismissal of LASU-ASUU chairman, deputy

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Lagos – Some lecturers of the Lagos State University (LASU) have expressed divergent views on the dismissal of its 15 academic staff, including the chairman of the Academic Staff Union of...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Keyamo denies releasing video of Psquar fighting in his chamber

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…….gags feuding brothers from granting interviews By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Lagos based legal practitioner, Mr. Festus Keyamo, SAN, on Tuesday, said his law firm was not...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Photos: New 20-feet statue Chief Obafemi Awolowo

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Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday unveiled the new 20-feet statue of the late sage and nationalist, Chief Obafemi Awolowo in Ikeja, saying that the State was in sync with the...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Nigerian Marylove Edwards, wins US Tennis trophy

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Barely 29 days in IMG Tennis Academy in US, Nigerian tennis prodigy, Marylove Edwards, opened her first American account, edging past her opponent, Nina Sidhu, 6-0, 6-1 to win the USTA Celsius...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

UNILAG sets 4th Oct. for post UTME

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The University of Lagos, UNILAG has set Wednesday 4th, October, for the commencement of the 2017/2018 post United Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. This was made known in a letter by the...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

FRSC sets up task force on Apapa gridlock

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The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) said on Tuesday that it had constituted a task force to resolve the incessant gridlock in the Apapa area of Lagos State. The Ogun FRSC Public...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Awolowo’s legacies remain benchmark for progressive leadership – Ambode

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Lagos – Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos on Tuesday said the legacies and landmark achievements of the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo remained a source of inspiration and benchmark for progressive...

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Embrace safety to stay alive- Lagos CP

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The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State , Edgal Imohimi, on Tuesday urged members of the public to embrace safety “to stay alive”. Speaking at a one-day training organised by...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Ambode’s achievements confirm accountants can add value to governance – ICAN president

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…As Gov Pledges Partnership With Institute To Boost Informal Sector President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Alhaji Ismaila Zakari on Tuesday lauded the...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Just in: Court orders Tambuwal’s aide Abubakar to face trial

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Sokoto state Governor Aminu Tambuwal’s commissioner for lands, Mohammed Bello Abubakar’s bid to frustrate his trial by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, reached a dead end...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Just in: Court dismisses Fani-Kayode’s application for case transfer

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A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday, dismissed an application by a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-kayode, seeking transfer of a money laundering case against him. Fani-Kayode, who was...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Alagbado residents appeal to IKEDC over outrageous bills

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Some residents of Adekunjo area in Alagbado in Lagos on Tuesday appealed to Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) to take a second look at the outrageous bills given to them. Mr Akeem...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Angry Qatar Airways passengers cause commotion at Lagos Airport

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Some aggrieved passengers of Qatar Airways on Tuesday caused a commotion at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, over the airline’s delay of their flight for two...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

CBN delaying SME funds disbursement – Fidelity official

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…No, it isn’t true- CBN By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief The delay in disbursement of the N220 billion Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) fund has been blamed on the Central Bank of...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →