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Nigeria, others to record 3.4% growth rate, says IMF

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Lagos – The International Monetary Fund (IMF), on Monday said Nigeria and other Sub-Saharan countries would grow their economies by an average of 3.4 per cent in 2018, from 2.8 per cent in...

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Congresses : APC disowns parallel executives in Lagos, Kwara, Delta, Imo, Enugu, others

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Dayo Johnson, Simon Ebegbulem, Gbenga Oke, Gabriel Olawawle, Chinonso Alozie & Chioma Onuegbu The All Progressives Congress, APC has dismissed the emergence of parallel...

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Lingering Apapa gridlock: Why we drive against traffic – Motorists

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By Mike Ebonugwo, Evelyn Usman and Bose Adelaja This is the concluding part of the report, When driving against traffic is the only way, which was published on Friday WHEN questioned why they...

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Monthly IGR in Lagos now N34bn

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… Says N50bn Revenue Target By 2019 Still On Course …Receives N327m From 13% Oil Derivation The Lagos State Government on Monday said that it has so far achieved an average monthly...

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Garba Shehu, presidency should TRANSMISSION with care on Dame Patience Jonathan – Reno

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Again, I am forced to respond to the childishness of the Nigerian Presidency under Muhammadu Buhari when his spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu took aim at former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan,...

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Reconstruction of N20.8Bn Ikorodu-Shagamu Expressway project, ready in 36 months-FG

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The Federal Government has assured Lagos and Ogun State residents of early completion of the on going reconstruction of N20.8Bn Ikorodu – Shagamu Express Way project, saying, the...

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Obasanjo,Gowon Extols ABUAD for Improving Country’s Education sector

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti- Former Nigeria’s Presidents, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and Gen.Yakubu Gowon, have described the Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti(ABUAD) as a citadel of...

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Ambode inaugurates new Lagos Council of Obas and Chiefs

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Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday urged traditional rulers to work towards ensuring peace and security and as well be at the forefront of correcting anti-social behaviors in...

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2019: APGA woos Okorocha

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Investigations yesterday revealed that internal consultations are on top gear, by some members of the Imo state chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, to smoothen the way for ...

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Speculative attacks fuel Naira depreciation

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The announcement of a currency- swap deal between Nigeria and China has compelled speculators to make last minute plans to wreck havoc on the naira before the deal gets underway. The Governor of...

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Speculative attacks fuel Naira depreciation

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The announcement of a currency- swap deal between Nigeria and China has compelled speculators to make last minute plans to wreck havoc on the naira before the deal gets underway. TheGovernor of...

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Parallel congresses: APC will overcome present challenges, says Chieftain

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A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Lagos, Alhaji Tajudeen Olusi on Monday said the party would overcome its present challenges and become more stronger. Olusi, a member of the...

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NPFL: Kwara United outshine MFM FC 3-1

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Kwara United Football Club on Sunday defeated visiting Mountain of Fire Ministry (MFM) FC of Lagos 3-1 in a Match Day 22 fixture of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). FULL...

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Fashola flags-off reconstruction of N20.8bn Ikorodu-Shagamu Expressway project

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola and Senator Gbenga Ashafa, Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport, today led other dignitaries to perform...

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Death of robbery victim: Family, hospital on collision course

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By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor The family of 41-year-old, Adebayo Akinwunmi, who reportedly died last week in Lagos from gunshot wounds from armed robbers, is on a collision course with Reddington...

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