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2023 will be turn of Lagos to reject political dictatorship, says Adeniran

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Adeniran Dr. Abdul-Azeez Olajide Adeniran (Jandor), is the Convener of Lagos4Lagos Movement, within the Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC). In this interview with SEYE...

Thu Apr 29th, 2021     Read More →

Stop inciting violence, CAN cautions Muslim leaders

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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has warned Muslim leaders to desist from promoting violence capable of throwing the country into an avoidable religious crisis. In a statement yesterday...

Wed Apr 28th, 2021     Read More →

Second round of digital roll over to begin April 29, says minister

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[files] Nigeria’s Information Minister Lai Mohammed. Photos/FMICNIGERIAMinister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has hinted that Federal Government would commence the second round of...

Wed Apr 28th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria conducts 41,713 tests in one week – NCDC

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The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) said it conducted 41,713 COVID-19 tests in one week, which brought the number of tests conducted in the country to 1,912,628. x The NCDC disclosed...

Tue Apr 27th, 2021     Read More →

NSCDC resolves conflict between farmer, herder in Kwara

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NSCDC. PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Agro Ranger Special Unit, Kwara Command, has resolved a conflict between a farmer, Yusuf Igboona, and a herder, Tijani...

Mon Apr 26th, 2021     Read More →

11 die in early morning auto crash in Kwara

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FRSC in Kwara says 11 persons were killed in a dawn accident on the outskirts of Ilorin on Saturday. Sector Commander, Jonathan Owoade, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin that the...

Sat Apr 24th, 2021     Read More →

Kwara generates highest revenue since 2016 in Q1-2021

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Kwara State Government said it generated N9.5 billion (N9,598,504,939.90) in the first quarter of 2021, mqking it the highest since 2016. x “The figure is the highest ever collected by the...

Thu Apr 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Gunmen abduct three construction firm workers in Ondo

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Some unknown gunmen have abducted three construction workers along Ikaramu-Akunnu Akoko in Akoko North West Local Council of Ondo State. x It was gathered that the construction workers, whose...

Thu Apr 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Revisiting sugar masterplan in the interest of average Nigerians

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Sugarcane plantation Within the first ten years, Nigeria’s National Sugar Master Plan (NSMP) was planned to attract local and foreign direct investments and generate an estimated 107,000...

Wed Apr 21st, 2021     Read More →

Still on Ilorin and the crisis of identity

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Sir: Ilorin long ago came to terms with its identity. As a united community forged by the religion of Islam from diverse ethnic groups, Yoruba, Fulani, Hausa, Gobir, Kanuri, Gwari, Nupe, Barba...

Wed Apr 21st, 2021     Read More →

Lawan commends harmonious relationship among arms of government

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Lawan. Photo: TWITTER/DRAHMADLWAN/TOPEBROWN President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Tuesday lauded the harmonious relationship among the various arms of government, attributing it to stability...

Tue Apr 20th, 2021     Read More →

2023 elections: INEC plans expansion of polling units

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[FILES] INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. Photo; TWITTER/INECNIGERIA Ahead of 2023 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has promised to make polling units...

Mon Apr 19th, 2021     Read More →

Yoruba, Itsekiri leaders, groups storm Ibadan for self-determination rally

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After the expiration of the 30-day ultimatum given for kick-starting the process that would lead to self-determination, thousands of youths, women and Yoruba leaders, yesterday, occupied some...

Sun Apr 18th, 2021     Read More →

DSO to boost states’ IGR — Lai Mohammed

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Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed PHOTO:Twitter The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the Digital Switch Over (DSO) will help to boost the...

Sat Apr 17th, 2021     Read More →

We didn’t authorise erection of mosque beside church – KPPA

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Photo: PIXABAYThe Kwara State Physical Planning Authority (KPPA) has dissociated itself from granting approval for the construction of a Central Mosque beside the Catholic Diocese around the...

Sat Apr 17th, 2021     Read More →