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Suspected Badoo members drink water used to bath dead bodies during rituals

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The mystery behind the reign of terror of killer cult group known as badoo in Ikorodu area of Lagos, is gradually unfolding following the recent arrest of five suspected key members of the...

Sat Jan 6th, 2018     Read More →

Baru Orders Assessment of Escarvos to Lagos Gas Pipeline Fire, Restoration of Line

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, has ordered an immediate assessment of the damage caused by a fire on the Escarvos to Lagos Pipeline...

Sat Jan 6th, 2018     Read More →

Emir tasks Islamic preachers on sustenance of peace

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The Emir of llorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari on Friday called on Islamic preachers to use their preachings for the promotion of Islamic values and peaceful coexistence in the society. The...

Fri Jan 5th, 2018     Read More →

Teachers as enabler of education transformation in Nigeria

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By Sthe Shabangu AS one of the continent’s economic powerhouses, Nigeria has in many ways set new standards of progress across Africa. But, it has become clear that to maintain this...

Fri Jan 5th, 2018     Read More →

How herdsmen killed 24 of our people — Ogun Communities

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—Residents of 13 communuties in Ogun State have cried out that suspected Fulani herdsmen have killed 24 and injured scores of their people. Armed...

Fri Jan 5th, 2018     Read More →

Boards, other appointments: Can APC, govs, GMB work together?

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By Kabiru Muhammad Gwangwazo A re-edited “Dandalin Siyasa” platform exchange reproduced here reveals certain expectations on GMB shortly after the 2015 elections. Though he’d...

Fri Jan 5th, 2018     Read More →

Muslim women will progress only with education — Al-Mu’minaat

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The National Amirah, Al-Mu’minaat (The Believing Women) Organisation, Hajia Nimatullah Abdullateef has urged all Muslims not to relent in the pursuit of education to free themselves from...

Fri Jan 5th, 2018     Read More →

Power supply: TCN, NNPC set to maintain grid stability, gas pipeline

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By Prince Okafor The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, have said they are working to restore power supply across the nation through...

Fri Jan 5th, 2018     Read More →

Newton Jibunor marks 80th birthday with book launch

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By John Chukwuma Ajakah Lagos—Celebrated environmentalist and former Chairman/CEO of Costain Nigeria Plc, Dr Newton Chikadibia Jibunor, Wednesday, marked his 80th birthday with the launch...

Thu Jan 4th, 2018     Read More →

Court grants man, teenager N100, 000 bail over alleged assault

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Sango-Ota (Ogun), – Two men — Michael Ozurumba and Opara Kennedy — who engaged others in a free-for-all in Ota, Ogun, were on Thursday released on a bail of N100,000 on the...

Thu Jan 4th, 2018     Read More →

Research works should impact society— Prof Egwari

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PRofessor Louis Egwari is the Chair of Centre for Biotechnology, Covenant University (CU), Ota, Ogun State. In this chat with Vanguard, the professor of microbiology speaks on his research works,...

Thu Jan 4th, 2018     Read More →

Power supply to worsen as TCN, NNPC record system collapse, pipeline shutdown

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By Michael Eboh, Ediri Ejoh & Prince Okafor ABUJA—POWER supply in Nigeria has dropped, as the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC,...

Wed Jan 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Baru orders assessment of Escravos-Lagos gas pipeline fire, restoration of line

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The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Dr Maikanti Baru, has ordered the immediate assessment of fire incident on Escravos to Lagos Pipeline (ELP). The...

Wed Jan 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Alaka, suspected Badoo kingpin’s filling station, hotel, event centre sealed

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The Lagos State Government on Wednesday sealed off a Petrol Filling Station, an Hotel and Event Centre belonging to a suspected Badoo cult kingpin, Alhaji Alaka Abayomi Kamal. Alaka, suspected...

Wed Jan 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Amosun promises Ogun civil servants improved welfare

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abeokuta—Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, yesterday paid an unscheduled visit to Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), within the state secretariat, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta,...

Wed Jan 3rd, 2018     Read More →