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VP Osinbajo, Gov. Amosun, others to attend new Akarigbo’s coronation

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The new Akarigbo of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi, is to receive the official staff of office on Dec. 7 at the Gateway International Stadium in Sagamu, Ogun. The dignitaries, who are expected to...

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Maina: truth, issues, circumstances, unveiled

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By Nwafor Sunday The truth, issues and circumstances surrounding the embattled former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reform Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, has been unveiling via the...

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Accessing military operations around Nigeria

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Since President Muhammadu Buhari assumed the reins of leadership in May 2015, the army has carried out quite some operations as it continues to protect the nation’s territorial...

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When militants embraced amnesty in Ondo

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By Dayo Johnson LEADER of the militants behind the kidnap of the six Senior Secondary School students of Lagos Model College, Igbonla, Epe in Lagos State and the Arepo pipeline vandalization,...

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FUNAAB’S 55th inaugural lecture: Ban the use of plastic bags, Varsity don tells FG

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A renowned Scholar of Environmental Management and Toxicology, Professor Toyin Arowolo has called on the Federal Government to ban the use of plastic bags in the country, in order to improve...

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IPMAN threatens to withdrawal services

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By Udo Ibuot INDICATIONS yesterday emerged of a looming scarcity of fuel ahead of Christmas celebrations, as Lagos State Independent Petroleum Markers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, gave a...

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How to achieve auto policy goals – Odiboh

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By Theodore Opara A SENIOR lecturer with the Covenant University, Otta, Ogun state, Dr. Oscar Odiboh, has advocated optional implementation models for Nigeria’s ailing auto industry. Odiboh...

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IGR rises to N396bn, as states incur N4.2tr debt

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By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS—IN an apparent reflection of increased economic activities mirrored by the country’s recovery from recession in the second quarter of the year, the...

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Don’t go on strike now, NNPC boss appeals to IPMAN

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Shagamu (Ogun) – The Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru has appealed to Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN),...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

PDP convention: NEC approves planning C’ttee, sub C’ttees

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…Keeps mum on committee chairman …Okays over 2,800 delegates …As George dissociates self from parallel convention By Dirisu Yakubu pdp-CHAIRMANSHIP ABUJA- The 77th National...

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Yuletide: FRSC advises drivers to obey traffic rules

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Mr Clement Oladele, the Ogun Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has advised motorists to obey traffic rules and regulations during yuletide in order to reduce road...

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PDP Chairmanship: Sambo, Kaduna PDP express confidence in Daniel’s leadership qualities 

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Former Vice President, Architect Namadi Sambo has expressed confidence in the leadership qualities of a front-line aspirant for the National Chairmanship position of the Peoples Democratic Party,...

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We source 75% of the raw materials locally – Engr. Ocheja

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By Ebele Orakpo Despite the topsy-turvy nature of things in Nigeria today, especially in the Education sector, some people are still determined to make Nigerians proud. Engr. Ocheja Joseph, a...

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Pregnant woman, 5 others die in Ogun road accident

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—A pregnant woman and five others were reportedly killed, while two others sustained severe injuries, Tuesday night, when a granite-laden Volvo truck and a Nissan...

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‘Offensive exam question’: SERAP drags Amosun to UN

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A civil society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an urgent appeal to two UN special rapporteurs urging them to use their “good offices and positions...

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