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Wages Commission will increase corps members allowance – NYSC D.G

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By Dayo Adesulu Director General, National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Major General, Sule Zakari Kazaure on Monday affirmed that corps members monthly allowance would be increased in line with...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Accident claims 3 lives on Lagos/Ibadan expressway

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Three persons were on Monday confirmed dead in an accident involving a tipper loaded with granite and a Dangote truck around Mile 12 Market, Ogere, Ogun, on the Lagos/Ibadan Expressway. Ekiti...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Woman dies after SUV plunges into Ogun river

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By Daud Olatunji A woman taking her daughter to school, yesterday, lost her life along Ijebu-Ode-Benin expressway when her Lexus SUV plunged into Ososa River in Odogbolu Local Government Area of...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Departing governors should wind up

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PREDICTABLY, there have been some rumblings between governors-elect and departing governors over alleged last-minute financial dealings barely seven weeks to the handover date of May 29,...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Transport, education and the rule of con men

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Having won the elections, it means that the same government will work hard to finish the project— Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi The Minister was on yet another inspection tour of the...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Upside down, they turn us

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By Owei Lakemfa SENATOR Hassan Adisa Babatunde “HAB” Fasinro, one of the founding fathers of Lagos State, passed away March 31, at 99. A senator of the Second Republic, he was called...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

World health day: AGPMPN calls for re-introduction of community health inspectors

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—THE Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria, AGPMPN, yesterday, advised the governments both at the state and local government levels to...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Woman dies after jeep plunges into river in Ogun

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A private Lexus Jeep on Sunday plunged into the river on Ijebu-Ode/Benin Expressway, killing a woman and injuring her daughter, an official has said. The Public Relations Officer of Ogun Traffic...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Epe residents should feel impact of Sanwo-Olu’s administration – APC chieftain

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Mr Abiodun Tobun, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Epe, Lagos State, on Sunday urged the Governor-elect, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu to ensure people of the area feel impact of his...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Over 1m metric tons of rice smuggled into Nigeria in 3 months- RIPAN

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The Rice Processors Association of Nigeria (RIPAN) has raised an alarm that over one million metric tons of rice have been smuggled into Nigeria in the last three months. Foreign rice seized by...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Ogun State disengaged workers ask Dapo Abiodun, to fulfill promises

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Disengaged Ogun State Government workers have asked APC governor-elect, Prince Dapo Abiodun to fulfil the promises he made to them and the people of Ogun state Dapo Abiodun The workers who were...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Tumor cancer patient cries for help, seeks N5m for surgery

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Mrs. Yinka Popoola, a young mother of five children and a petty trader from Ogun State has a chronic facial tumor cancer. Yinka Popoola who was struck with the facial tumor cancer has been on a...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

My grouse against Tinubu, by Pa Fasoranti , Afenifere leader

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• ‘Nigeria’s future bleak without restructuring’ By Dayo Johnson, Akure 94-year-old national leader of the Yoruba group, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, was installed in...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Pope names Adesina Bishop of Ijebu-Ode

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Pope Francis has named Most Reverend Francis Obafemi Adesina as the 3rd Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Ijebu-Ode. The appointment of Adesina followed the retirement of Most Rev. Albert Ayinde...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

My Political Diary – Day 50

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The honorarium we paid them, 500 Naira to each of the 5000 agents, a last-minute unexpected manna from heaven courtesy of a former senator, a retired general and a close friend, became an insult...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →