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Elections: NASFAT holds special prayer Feb. 3

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As part of its commitment toward ensuring peaceful co-existence and harmony in Nigeria, the Nasrul lahi l faith Society (NASFAT) said it would hold a special prayer to ensure hitch- free, peaceful...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Aftermath of hot exchanges: Buhari, OBJ greet; NCS okays N27,000 minimum wage

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•FG to pay N30,000; NASS gets minimum wage bill today •Jonathan, Saraki, Abdulsalami, at NCS meeting ; IBB, Gowon absent •NCS expresses satisfaction with INEC’s preparations...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Customs intensifies offensive on imports without EUC

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As MMIA breaks revenue record, detains consignment of drones By Eguono Odjegba The Murtala Mohammed Airport Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has continued its onslaught on importation...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Senate adjourns sitting as 10 Senators attend plenary

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, Tuesday adjourned plenary for lack of quorum, as only 10 Senators were present, and fixed the next legislative day for Wednesday, January 23. The...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Obasanjo, Jonathan, others attend Council of State meeting

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—IBB, Gowon absent By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with members of the National Council of State at the Presidential...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

The politics of Edgal’s redeployment

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By Edwin Eboigbe On Sunday, January 13, 2019, Lagosians were greeted with the news of the redeployment of the state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr Imohimi Edgal, to the Force headquarters in...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Shehu Shagari, part hero

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Eric Teniola ALMOST 35years after he was overthrown from power, former President Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari answered his final call last month. He was 93. He was the most prominent link between...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Tinubu, Oshiomhole attack as Obasanjo fires Buhari again

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…He’s sick in spirit, body, soul; he should rest, says Obasanjo …June 12 declaration makes Buhari a better democrat — Tinubu …Under PDP Insecurity reigned supreme in...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

APC behind INEC’s recognition of Kashamu group — Adebutu

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By Charles Kumolu FACTIONAL candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ogun State, Mr. Oladipupo Adebutu has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, of influencing the list of...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Our tourism sites are naturally beautiful to behold —Awofeso

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Mr Pelu Awofeso, a travel writer, who recently toured some of the tourism sites in the South-western zone, on Monday said that the nation’s heritage sites were naturally beautiful to...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Police arraign 4 men over alleged theft of motorcycles

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Adeshina Ganiyu, 37, Yinusa Bolaji, 29, Mukaila Ismail, 29, Olabode Rahman, 30, all of Ilorin, Kwara, were on Monday arraigned before a Chief Magistrates’ Court, Ilorin, for stealing...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Musa, Olafeso back Obasanjo’s attack on INEC

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Eminent Nigerians have been reacting to the latest public epistle from Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo which was issued yesterday in Abeokuta,...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Police accuse woman, 3 children of killing ex-husband

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By Onozure Dania Lagos—A retired Police officer’s wife, Mrs. Taiwo Idehen, and her three children, have been arraigned before a Lagos High Court, sitting at Igbosere, over alleged...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Lagos Assembly may receive 2019 budget today

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni BARRING any last minute change, members of the Lagos State House of Assembly may officially receive the 2019 Appropriation Bill from Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led Executive...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

FRAUD: Police raid fake shrine in Ogun, arrest 72-yr-old man, 7 others

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By Evelyn Usman The Police in Ogun State have uncovered a shrine used by a syndicate to swindle people, arresting eight, among them a 72-year-old man. Police raid fake shrinein Ogun, arrest...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →