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Eid-el-Fitri: Ambode preaches tolerance, unity

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Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday urged Nigerians to imbibe the tenets of tolerance and unity for one another irrespective of their ethnic and religious differences as a...

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Eid-el Fitr: Lalong tasks Muslims on lessons of Ramadan

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has felicitated with Muslim Ummah in the State and in Nigeria, on the occasion of this year’s Eid-el Fitr...

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Yabatech admits 14,912

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Lagos – The Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech), Lagos State, on Thursday admitted 14,912 National Diploma (ND) and Higher National Diploma (HND) students for the 2017/2018 academic...

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Auto crash: 24 passengers escape plunging into Lagoon on Third Mainland Bridge

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni It was a lucky day for 24 passengers in the early hours, Wednesday, as they narrowly escaped death when a commercial bus they were travelling in suddenly, somersaulted on...

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Dogara felicitates with Muslims at Eid el Fitr

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Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has felicitated with the Muslim Ummah on the occasion of Eid El Fitr. In a message to the Muslim community in Nigeria, the speaker appealed...

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Confusion, as Chief Imam of Ibadanland celebrates Eid-el-fitr

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By Adeola Badru IBADAN-THE Muslim community was thrown into confusion as the Chief Imam of Ibadanland, Sheikh AbdulGaniyu Agbotomokekere celebrated the Eid-el-fitr which marks the end of Ramadan...

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Summit tackling unemployment to hold in Lagos

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The mental picture painted to most undergraduates and graduates is that once you get out of school, a large pool of jobs awaits you. For some, this becomes their reality and for most not so....

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Court sentences bus conductor to 90 days in prison for beating up a woman

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An Ikeja Magistrates’ court on Thursday, sentenced a 20-year-old “homeless’’ bus conductor, Faruk Yusuf, to 90 days in Kirikiri prison with hard labour for assaulting a...

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4 men rape, impregnate 15-year-old girl

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Ikeja – Four men, who allegedly defiled a 15- year-old girl leading to her conception were on Thursday in Lagos remanded at Kirikiri Prisons by an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. Henry...

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Riot: 6 men docked over alleged breach of peace at Alaba international market

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Lagos – Six men armed with dangerous weapons, charged with causing breach peace at Alaba International Market, on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court,...

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World Cup: Parliamentarian rates Eagles high

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The Deputy Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Sports, Rep. Anayo Nnebe, says Super Eagles team at the World Cup in Russia is technically strong and will surprise the world. Super...

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Woman in court for allegedly pouring hot water on hubby

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A 32- year-old woman, Joy Imeribe, who allegedly poured hot water on her husband was on Thursday charged before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. court The accused, a trader who resides at...

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4 men defile, impregnate 15-year-old girl

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Four men, who allegedly defiled a 15- year-old girl leading to her conception were on Thursday in Lagos remanded at Kirikiri Prisons by an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. court Henry Edmond, 47,...

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25-year-old unemployed man docked for touching married woman’s breasts

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Kabiru Saka, a 25-year-old unemployed man. was on Thursday dragged before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly touching a married woman’s breasts. Saka, a resident of...

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Nigeria guns for another $500m Abacha loot

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In addition to the $322 million recovered from Switzerland, Nigeria will soon repatriate another $500 million which late Sani Abacha looted and locked up in other countries. The monies are...

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