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Who becomes Oyo Assembly speaker?

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By Ola Ajayi AS preparations for the take-off of the 9th Assembly gather momentum in Oyo, the Pacesetter State, lawmakers-elect are locked in a serious contest for the speakership position....

Wed May 15th, 2019     Read More →

Chinese investors, Osun govt partner to attract direct investment

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By Peter Egwuatu THE Management of China Town in Lagos has begun negotiations with some state governments on ways to attract more direct foreign investments from China into Nigeria. Chairman,...

Wed May 15th, 2019     Read More →

Igbo-Yoruba affinity: ‘IFA’ is the connecting link of original Nigerians – Attah Of Igala

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By Chris Onuoha Following the controversial statements and counter opinions emanating from some quarters as a result of the statement averred by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Oguwunsi, that the...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →

Dismissed soldier nabbed for internet fraud in Ondo

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Dayo Johnson – Akure A dismissed soldier, Ayobami Onigbinde, who was laid off for using fake credentials to get an appointment into the military has been arrested in Ondo State for...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →

Miyetti Allah: Arewa’s new consultative forum?

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Fulani herdsman with gun IF there were citizens still living in denial that Nigeria has sunk below our expectation, Presidential spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu, removed all doubts last week when he...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →

Vultures extinction will expose Africa to epidemics, revenue loss — Experts

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By Elizabeth Uwandu Conservation experts have raised the alarm that if the illegal trade in vultures and their use for medicines, charms of other belief systems persist, Africa and indeed Nigeria...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →

Chinese investors, Osun govt partner to attract huge direct investment

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…To eliminate sub-standard imported Chinese products By Peter Egwuatu As part of measures to attract huge investment by Chinese investors into the country and boost trade relationship, the...

Mon May 13th, 2019     Read More →

How Ambode’s commissioner, Bamigbetan, driver narrowly escaped death in auto crash

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni Few days to handing over to Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Kehinde Bamigbetan, weekend, narrowly, escaped death...

Mon May 13th, 2019     Read More →

Justice Bulkachuwa told to recuse self from Atiku/Buhari petition

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By Onozure Dania LAGOS—THE Access to Justice, AJ, has urged President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa to re-consider her membership of the tribunal hearing the election...

Mon May 13th, 2019     Read More →

IGP orders transfer of over 6,000 policemen out of Lagos to Zamfara, others

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The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate transfer of over 6,000 senior policemen and rank and file out of Lagos State. Cross Section of Policemen during the flag...

Thu May 9th, 2019     Read More →

56 Young Nigerians to attend 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship Program

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By Victoria Ojeme The U.S. Mission to Nigeria will send 56 young Nigerians to participate in the 2019 Mandela Washington Fellowship program for six weeks from June 17 to August 1. The Mandela...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

INSECURITY: We’re helpless, IGP cries out to Senate

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Senate drills him for two and a half hours, promises support •NAF kills 20 bandits in Zamfara, destroys kingpin’s camp •FG inaugurates C’ttee on internal security, community...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: We have shortage of funds, inadequate equipment, personnel, IGP tells the Senate

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- FOR two and half hours yesterday, Senators drilled the Acting Inspector- General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu at the hallowed chamber. IGP At the closed door session, IGP...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Osun Assembly PDP Forum condemns arrest of Senator Adeleke

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….Hails Nigerian Judiciary for granting Senator Nurudeen Ademola Adeleke bail The forum of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Osun State House of Assembly Candidates has condemned in...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Alleged forgery: Court admits Senator Ademola Adeleke to N2m bail

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The Chief Magistrate Court in Abuja on Tuesday admitted Senator Ademola Adeleke to a N2million bail after he pleaded not guilty to the certificate forgery accusation levelled against him. Senator...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →