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Over 10,000 APC, PDP members defect to Obasanjo’s party, ADC in Ogun

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By Daud Olatunji Abeokuta – No fewer than 10,000 members of the All Progressives Congress and People’s Democratic Party in Ogun State have defected to the African Democratic Congress...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Children African Drum Experience holds in July

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By Chris Onuoha From the stable of Declassical Arts & Entertainment, preparations are now in top gear to ensure the program achieves remarkable success and turns out to what children excitedly...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

TYworkspace, a multifaceted hub with a touch of artistic class

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In what started as a serene workspace for discerning businessmen and tourist center for art views, TYworkspace in Yaba, Lagos, an emerging facility center for corporate entity has gradually turned...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Court stops FG from seizing funds in accounts without BVN

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….grants EFCC’s request for final forfeiture of unclaimed N5.734bn to FG By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Friday, aborted bid by the...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: DSS arrests Sen Enyinnaya Abaribe

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The Department of State Services, DSS, has reportedly arrested the Senator representing Abia South senatorial district in the Senate, Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe. Abaribe: Don’t...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

My brother-in-law deflowered my daughter at age 4, woman tells court

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“My husband’s younger brother deflowered my daughter at age four,’’ 30-year-old Chineye Okolie told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Friday. File: Rape Chineye made...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Evans hires new lawyer as Ogungbeje withdraws

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Following the withdrawal of Mr Olukoya Ogungbeje, lead defence counsel of Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, from all criminal cases in the high courts in Lagos, the alleged kidnap kingpin has...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Innoson’s arraignment stalled as NJC withdraws Justice Dada from case

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The scheduled arraignment on Friday of Innocent Chukwuma, known popularly as Innoson at an Ikeja Special Offences Court has suffered a setback, following the withdrawal of Justice Mojisola Dada...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Budget cut: Stakeholders complain about reduction of Maritime University fund

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Lagos – Maritime stakeholders on Friday said National Assembly’s reduction of the take-off fund for the Maritime University in Delta would constitute a setback to plans put in place...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

NCC expects release of new price for data

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Lagos – The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) is looking to release a new price for data, Prof. Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, has said. Danbatta made the...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

36-year-old man docked for threatening neighbours’ life, gets N50,000 bail

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For allegedly threatening his neighbour’s life, a 36-year-old man, Emeka Chukwu, was on Friday brought before an Epe Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State. He was, however, released on...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Lagos street kids dance their way to fame with viral hit

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A group of Nigerian street children have been transformed into celebrities thanks to a viral dance video that attracted the attention of singer Rihanna and supermodel Naomi Campbell. Seyi Oluyole...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

June 12 Posthumous Awards: Is Pa Alfred Rewane the forgotten hero?

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AS laudable as the presidential pronouncement regarding the recognition of June 12 as Democracy Day, and its decision to bestow National Awards on winners of the election – MKO Abiola and...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Clearing agents allegedly defraud Indian man of N19m

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By Onozure Dania Lagos—Two clearing and forwarding agents, Okechukwu Okpe and Michael Nwafor, who allegedly obtained N19 million from an Indian man under pretext of clearing his goods worth...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Court adjourns further trial of Nwaoboshi till July 2

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By Innocent Anaba A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, has adjourned till July 2, 2018, further trial of Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain and two firms, ...

Fri Jun 22nd, 2018     Read More →