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AMCON takes over Sen. Oduah’s assets

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The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has taken over Sea Petroleum Oil & Gas Ltd. and other assets belonging to Sen. Stella Oduah-Ogiemwonyi over an unpaid debt of about N20...

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N5bn fraud: Akingbola has case to answer – Supreme Court

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The Supreme Court on Friday ordered, Erastus Akingbola, to return to the Federal High Court, Lagos, to answer his alleged five billion Naira fraud charge. Former MD of defunct Intercontinental...

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EBOLA: Lagos ban transportation of corpses from DR congo

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As part of measures to prevent the spread of the new outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, Lagos State Government has placed embargo placed on...

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FG debunks reports of closure of Ikoyi Marriage Registry

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Federal Government has denied claims by the Lagos State Government that a Federal High Court has shut down the Ikoyi Marriage Registry, saying the case was...

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Naira depreciates against dollar at parallel market

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The Naira on Friday depreciated against the dollar at the parallel market in Lagos. The Nigerian currency lost one point to exchange at N363, weaker than N362 posted on Thursday, while the Pound...

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Firm unveils App to ease traffic gridlock in Lagos

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MAX. ng, a futuristic and wealth creation company recently unveiled a App, MAXgo, which is capable of changing the face of transportation in Lagos. The motorcycle-taxi hailing service platform...

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Nigeria’s basketball has suffered 10 months of painful distractions – NBBF President

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The President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), Musa Kida, on Friday in Abuja described the leadership crisis bedevilling the federation as painful distraction to basketball development...

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We’are excited to watch Atletico Madrid’s friendly against Super Eagles — Fans

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Lagos – Football fans in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom, are e0xcited over the upcoming visit of LaLiga giants Atletico Madrid for the inaugural GOtv MAX Cup.Atletico Madrid’s French...

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Refrigerator repairer remanded for alleged rape of 9-year-old minor

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Ikeja – An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, on Friday remanded 30-year-old refrigerator repairer, Stanley Mbagwe, in prison for allegedly defiling a nine-year-old girl. The...

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Video: The moment you defect to APC, your corruption charges ‘ll be dropped – Wike

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The Governor of Rivers states, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, has described APC in an online trending video as a deceitful party, noting that Nigerians are tired of their leadership pattern and wait...

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Museum Day: Curator seeks public private partnership

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The Curator of the National Museum of Unity, Ibadan, Dr Amos Olurunnipa, has called for public-private partnership in sustaining museums. National museum, Lagos Olurunnipa made the call on...

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Alleged N5bn fraud: S-Court orders Akingbola to face trial

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Supreme Court, on Friday, gave the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, the nod to try former Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental...

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N5, 000 extortion: SARS Operative nabbed in Ikorodu, Lagos

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By: Kingsley Omonobi- Abuja – Operatives of the Police Rapid Response Complaints Unit (PCRRU) have arrested Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARs) personnel for extortion in Ikorodu with the...

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MAKOKO MURDER: Residents recount ordeal one week after

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By Monsuru Olowoopejo LAGOS—WALKING through the Acts of the Apostle Church auditorium barely four days after the religious center was chartered, Ms. Orowole Iwalokun, gazed at the wreckage...

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NDLEA intercepts 4,000kgs of tramadol at Lagos airport

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By Lawani Mikairu The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, yesterday, seized about 4000 kilogrammes of tramadol that was recently banned by the Federal Government at the Muritala...

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