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How Mob stopped firefighters from putting out Ochanja Market fire -CGF

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By Omeiza Ajayi, Abuja The Federal Fire Service FFS has expressed sadness over the loss of lives and property during Wednesday’s fire outbreak at Ochanja Market in Onitsha, Anambra state,...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Mob stopped us from accessing Onitsha fire scene —FFS

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The Federal Fire Service (FFS) has said that a mob stopped its men from getting to the scene of Wednesday’s fire incident at Ochanja Market, Onitsha, in Anambra. The spokesperson of the...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Court convicts fake EFCC officer

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Justice I O Musa of the FCT High Court sitting in Abuja has sentenced one Mr Akeem Oluwafemi Akanni to one-month imprisonment with an option of N20, 000 (Twenty Thousand Naira) fine. Economic and...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Protest: Modakeke youths reject choice of old man as new monarch

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Some youths in Modakeke, on Wednesday, staged a peaceful protested against the choice of an aged candidate as new monarch for the town. A picture of an Area in Modakeke The Osun State Government...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Oyetola charges cabinet members on state development

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By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola on Wednesday, disclosed his administration’s readiness to make the state viable and compete with its peers...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Fire Service gets 10 Hectares for Katsina Training School

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By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja The Katsina state Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has allocated 10 hectares of land in the state to the Federal Fire Service FFS for the building of its training school...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Happening Now: NLC shuts offices and schools in Asaba over minimum wage

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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Delta chapter has started to shut offices and schools in Asaba ahead of the planned strike over delay to implement the new minimum wage. The News Agency of...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Minimum wage: FG, Labour shift ground, negotiations continue Wednesday

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The meeting between the organised labour and representatives of the Federal Government has been moved till Wednesday, Oct. 16, to allow for sorting out of all grey areas of contention. Nigerian...

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Teenager in court for duping online lover

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By Shina Abubakar A teenager, Ojo Kehinde, 19, was on Tuesday arraigned before a magistrate court sitting in Osogbo for duping a foreigner the sum of N297, 600. Kehinde was said to have falsely...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

LAUTECH: Medical consultants charge Osun, Oyo govt to end crisis

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By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo The Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) of LAUTECH teaching hospital Osogbo has called on the governments of Oyo and Osun states to...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Monarch, chiefs, others docked over threat to life, breach of peace

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By Shina Abubakar A monarch, the Olu of Songbe, a community in Egbedore Local Government Area of Osun State, Oba Adepoju Hassan, 65, was on Monday arraigned before a Magistrate Court in Osogbo...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Ngige to labour: Your letter to SGF, a declaration of trade dispute

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Johnbosco Agbakwuru – Abuja The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, on Monday, told the organized labour that the letter they wrote to the Secretary to the Government of...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

Revealed: How EFCC arrested 94 suspected yahoo-boys in a night club

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By Nwafor Sunday Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, has on Monday arrested ninety-four, (94), persons suspected to be internet fraudsters, in a night party. The...

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LAUTECH Crisis: Workers seek Tinubu, other intervention

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…say management owed them eleven months salaries By Shina Abubakar, Osogbo Disturbed by the intermittent crisis rocking Ladoke Akintola University Technology ( LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, workers...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

EFCC arrests 94 suspected internet fraudsters at Osogbo nightclub

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Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday arrested 94 suspected internet fraudsters at a Osogbo -based nightclub notorious for hosting parties for suspected...

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