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57 years of Independence

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1st of October was a muted affair across the diaspora and in many households in Nigeria. It helps to be honest that, in the last couple of decades, there has been nothing of note to celebrate. ...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

The battle for Nigeria’s independence was fought on the streets of Lagos – Okunnu

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Restructuring: ‘FG should take only 20% of the Federation Account, not 52%’ Alhaji Olufemi Okunnu, SAN, CON, a Federal Commissioner for Works under the Gowon administration, takes a...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

Daniel congratulates Super Eagles

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Former Governor of Ogun State and foremost aspirant for the Chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Gbenga Daniel has congratulated the Super Eagles, the technical crew and...

Sat Oct 7th, 2017     Read More →

Party Chairmanship: Bode George promises PDP Presidency in 2019

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•Flags-off campaign By Dapo Akinrefon FORMER Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Bode George has boasted that the PDP would win the presidential election in...

Sat Oct 7th, 2017     Read More →

Airtel reaffirms commitment to quality education delivery

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Airtel Nigeria, has re-affirmed its commitment to quality primary education delivery through its Adopt-a-School programme. Airtel’s Adopt-a-School programme offers underprivileged children...

Sat Oct 7th, 2017     Read More →

One feared dead, three injured on Lagos/Ibadan Expressway

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One person was presumed dead while three others were injured, yesterday, on Lagos/Ibadan Expressway, during an autocrash involving a Toyota RAV 4 and an unidentified truck. The incident reportedly...

Sat Oct 7th, 2017     Read More →

PDP Chairmanship: Party leaders, elder statesmen rally round Gbenga Daniel

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The bid for Chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by the former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has received another boost as former governor of Kano State and erstwhile...

Sat Oct 7th, 2017     Read More →

Alaafin to attend conference on Yoruba Nation and Politics

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Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Olayiwola Lamidi Adeyemi III is one of the special guests to attend the forthcoming international conference on the Yoruba nation and politics. The conference which is jointly...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

We will take traditional boxing to Olympics level, league President says

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The President of Nigeria Traditional Boxing Premier League (NITRABOL), Faruk Bello, on Friday assured that the league body would raise traditional boxing’s level to Olympic Games...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

Chairmanship: Bode George promises PDP Presidency in 2019

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FORMER Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Bode George has expressed his readiness to deliver the presidential seat in 2019 if given the mandate to lead the...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

Woman gives birth on transit on Ogun highway

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun on Thursday said it had taken safe delivery of a baby girl whose mother was in transit along Lagos/Ibadan Expressway. The Public Education Officer of...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

World Cup Qualifier: Odegbami urges Nigerians to support Super Eagles against Zambia

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An ex-international, Segun Odegbami, has appealed to Nigerians to support the Super Eagles in their match against the Chipolopolo of Zambia on Saturday in Uyo. Odegbami told Newsmen on Friday in...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

Ogun Police parade killer of DPO, 69 other suspects

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—No fewer than 70 suspected kidnappers, robbers, murderers and cultists have been arrested by men of Ogun State Police within one month. Parading the suspects...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

Another chieftaincy row erupts in Oyo

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THE spiral effects of the controversy that greeted the review of the 1959 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration and installation of 21 new kings in Ibadan may have spread to Ago Are, Oke Ogun area of...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

Woman in transit delivers baby on Lagos – Ibadan Expressway

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Abeokuta – The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun on Thursday said that it had taken safe delivery of a baby girl whose mother was in transit along Lagos /Ibadan Expressway. The Public...

Thu Oct 5th, 2017     Read More →