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Netanyahu rival Gantz accepts mandate to try to form Israeli government

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Former military chief Benny Gantz received an official mandate on Wednesday to try to form Israel’s next government, but with no easy path to ending Prime Minister Benjamin...

Thu Oct 24th, 2019     Read More →

Ogun declares emergency on flooded areas

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James Ogunnaike – Abeokuta The Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has welcomed the plan of the African Finance Corporation (AFC) to partner with the State government to reconstruct...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Senate orders Border Agency to provide projects’ location within 24 hours

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By Henry Umoru – Abuja The Senate Wednesday came hard on the Management team of the Border Communities Development Agency ( BCDA), following the refusal of the latter to state locations for...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

One dies, others injure in multiple auto accidents at Otedola Bridge

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni Tragedy occurred again at the notorious Otedola Bridge, Lagos, along Lagos- Ibadan Expressway, in the early hours Wednesday, when a yet to be identified male person lost his...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

2020 Budget: Only 4 States are viable in Nigeria —report

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…says 92% depends on federal allocation By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja A new report released Wednesday, by a budget tracking Civil Society Organisation, Budget, indicated that only four...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Truck kills 1, injures 2 along Lagos-Abeokuta expressway

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The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), on Wednesday, said one person died while two others sustained various degrees of injuries in an accident that involved two trucks along...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

NUTAF: participants’ hopes high in first off-campus host event

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Participants at the National Universities Theatre Arts Festival (NUTAF), which kicked off on Monday say they came with high expectations. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Lagos govt. charges women on implementation of state’s agenda

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The Lagos State government has called on women in the state to ensure successful implementation of its T.H.E.M.E.S agenda. Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-OluSanwo-Olu The state governor, Mr...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Tragedy: Grinding machine plucks-off testicles of 14-year-old student in Bauchi

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Tragedy befell a 14-year-old Junior Secondary School Student in Bauchi, Bashir Salisu, when the belt of a grinding machine accidentally plucked-off his two testicles. Bashar Salisu, 14yr-old...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Ogun CJ charges legal practitioners to take care of their health

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James Ogunnaike – Abeokuta The Chief Judge of Ogun State, Justice Mosunmola Dipeolu, has charged legal practitioners in the State to uplift the standard of legal practice and equip their...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

International Chefs Day: Nestlé Nigeria educates children on healthy foods

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By Olaide Jejelola Nestlé Nigeria in collaboration with the Association of Professional Chefs Nigeria yesterday enlightened school children from 10 schools in Ogun State on how healthy food...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Woman, 3 children accused of killing ex- husband threaten journalist

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By Onozure Dania, Lagos A retired Police officer’s wife, Mrs.Taiwo Idehen, and her three children, accused of killing her husband Mr. Joseph Idehen, a retired Superintendent of Police,...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Stakeholders advocate better platform for migration reportage

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Stakeholders on migration reporting have underscored the need for the creation of a better platform to ensure effective coverage and implementation of the national policy on migration...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: Military launches Exercise Crocodile Smile IV to tackle criminalities in S/W

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…Canvasses special tribunal to prosecute suspects By Evelyn Usman The Nigerian Army, yesterday in Lagos, flagged off Operation Crocodile Smile IV, with a vow to smoke out kidnappers,...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Magoro and the reunion of class of ‘84/85

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By Eric Teniola On Wednesday October 9, President Muhammmadu Buhari summoned all the Ministers that served under him when he was the military Head of State between January 1984 and August 1985. He...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →