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Nigeria’s active voice, internet subscriptions decline in Q3 2017

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By Emmanuel Elebeke Nigeria’s active voice and internet subscriptions took a downward trend in Q3 of 2017, as revealed by the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, in its quarterly report,...

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We shall be consistent in marketing quality brands,NB,Marketing Director

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Following the recent introduction of Stellar boosts beer market, the Marketing Director of Nigeria Breweries, NB Plc, Franco Maria Maggi, has said that the company will continue to be consistent...

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Residents, motorists lament as refuse take over Lagos

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…We’ve deployed 27, 000 street sweepers, trucks — LASG By Olasunkanmi Akoni & Monsuru Olowoopejo Lagos—Residents and motorists, yesterday, raised alarm over increasing...

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Court adjourns FG Vs Lagos Finance Director’s suit

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By Innocent Anaba & Onozure Dania lagos—A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, has adjourned till January 31, either to order final forfeiture to the Federal Government of the sum of...

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Private parts, heart, kidney found with Lagos alfa

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By Evelyn Usman A cleric, popularly called Alfa Kayode Abdulfatai, was, yesterday, arrested with a vagina, a heart, laps and kidney in Moshood Gbadabiu area of Alakuko, Lagos. The human parts...

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How to end incessant farmers, herdsmen’s clashes — FALANA

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By Abdulwahab Abdulah Lagos—Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, SAN, has said that immediate disarming of the herdsmen by the federal government is the first step to ending the incessant...

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NITEL/MTel pensioners narrate tale of woes as PTAD begins verification

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ON Monday, the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, began the first phase of the verification exercise of NITEL/MTEL Pensioners under the Defined Benefit Scheme, DBS, nationwide at ...

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Patience Jonathan’s property demolished in Abuja

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ABUJA—A property allegedly belonging to the former first lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, was, yesterday, demolished by Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Development Control Department. Patience...

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Ex-convict steals his lawyer’s phone, N173,450 goods from hotel

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By Chisom Unachukwu LAGOS—A 30 year-old ex-convict, Valentine Thomas, who allegedly obtained food and assorted drinks valued N173,450 from a hotel and stole a phone valued at N56,000,...

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Technology heightens competition for market share in refrigerator industry

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The battle for market share in the home appliances sector of the Nigerian market has reduced contenders for number position to three in the refrigerator sub-sector to Life is Good, LG, makers of ...

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Alcoholic drinks producers intensify supremacy battle amidst soaring demand 

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By Princewill Ekwujuru Alcoholic drinks (spirits) producers are locked in a fierce battle of supremacy, amidst rising sales which have defied the general decline in consumer spending occasioned by...

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How ride-hailing technology can tackle unemployment

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Adapting to local conditions, transport apps are enabling Nigerian users to cut through gridlocks while creating massive jobs on a driver-partner scheme. Nigerian youths A group of Nigerian driver...

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PTML records N99bn revenue in 2017

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By Onozure Dania The Port Terminal Multi-service Limited, PTML, Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Command, in Apapa, Lagos, has posted a revenue of N98.825 billion for 2017, an increase of 57.4...

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‘Lunatic’ caught with toy gun, POS machine, bank tokens

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By Evelyn Usman A robbery suspect, Ogundemi Olayinka, who disguised as a lunatic, has been arrested at Railway Point, along Agege Motor Road, Lagos. Parading the suspect yesterday, at the Lagos...

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H+K Nigeria bags LaLiga

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Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) has been appointed as LaLiga de Fútbol Professional’s (LaLiga) PR agency in Nigeria. Headed out of the H+K Lagos office, the team will help to develop...

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