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5% VAT on online purchases: mixed reactions trail plan

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Lagos – Mixed reactions have trailed the proposed plan by the Federal Government to slam a five per cent Value Added Tax (VAT) on goods bought online. Experts told the News Agency of...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Isheri Day tragedy: We don’t have money for Dare’s burial—Family

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By Esther Onyegbula The family of one of the youths allegedly killed by soldiers during the annual Isheri day celebration at Government Primary School, Isheri-Olofin, Ogun State, on Monday, Dare...

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Osinbajo blast DisCos for underperforming

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By Daud Olatunji Abeokuta—Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday berated the Power Distribution Companies, DisCos, accusing them of underperforming. Osinbajo Osinbajo stated this yesterday...

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Character Parenting: Stakeholders score fathers low, praise mothers

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… as teens, children, youths challenged to adhere to parental instructions By Ebunoluwa Sessou As part of efforts to bring back moral values in children, National Character Parenting...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →

Nigerian Girl guides association at 100

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•Guiding is a way of life — Mrs Ansa Uko •We are non-religious — Mrs Rhoda Olufunmilola Thomas •I am a feminist — Dr Praise Adeolu Adeyemo By Morenike Taire &...

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Gov. Abiodun gives 20 persons automatic employment, launches job portal

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA- The Ogun state government has offered automatic employment to 20 residents of the state. The Governor of the state, Dapo Abiodun publicly offered the 20 newly employed...

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Makinde receives accolades for granting request for commissionership slot to Iseyin

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By Adeola Badru IBADAN-THE people of Iseyin, Local Government Area of Oyo State have shown their gratitude to Governor Seyi Makinde for heeding their call for the appointment of an indigene of the...

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Outright ban on food importation will lead to inflation – Society

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The Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN) says Federal Government’s outright banning of food importation will lead to inflation and further impoverish the masses. * Liver friendly...

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Destroying our forests because of criminals

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THE trees which make up our forests are “trees of life” because they manufacture and release the oxygen we breathe in, and then mop up the carbon dioxide we and other entities and...

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I think of late DJ Olu everyday – Davido

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late DJ By Rotimi Agbana Exactly 2-years after the sudden death of his friend and official DJ, DJ Olu, popular pop music singer, Davido, on Wednesday, August 14, 2019, celebrated the late...

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Video: Elephants in Ogun

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View this post on Instagram Nigerians Left In Awe After Spotting Elephants Roaming Inside A Bush!!! A post shared by Gossip Mill Nigeria (@gossipmillnaija) on Aug 12, 2019 at 1:55pm PDT ...

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Isheri Day tragedy: Soldiers kill two youths, injure others

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•CP Ogun orders investigation into killing By Evelyn Usman, Esther Onyegbolam & Daud Olatunji THE annual ‘Isheri Day’ celebration was marred by tragedy on Monday, after two...

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National Youth Games, avenue to groom next Olympic medalist — Are

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Dr Ademola Are, Director Grassroots Sports Development, Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, said that the annual National Youth Games (NYG), will provide an opportunity for Nigeria to...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

When I eventually go, go for a capable successor, Awujale warns

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA-The Awujale and Paramount ruler of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona has advised kingmakers and other stakeholders to choose the right candidate to succeed him From left:...

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Ogun Customs arrests notorious smuggler, secures conviction of 3 vandals

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By Eguono Odjegba THE Ogun Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has said it successfully got one Mr Victor Hassan, popularly known as Victor Owode, detained in prison custody over an...

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