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Joint ICPC, FRSC, DSS team nab 37 FRSC officials, 5 others for extortion

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By Soni Daniel Abuja—A team of security operatives has arrested 37 officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, for allegedly extorting motorists on the highways. The team, comprising...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

Extortion of motorists: Joint inter-agency team arrests 37 road safety officials, others

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A Joint Inter-Agency Team, led by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has arrested 37 officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) for allegedly...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

Recapitalisation: NAICOM vows to checkmate injection of illicit funds

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By Rosemary Onuoha The National Insurance Commission, NAICOM, has said that it will not allow insurance companies to recapitalise with illicit funds in their bid to meet the new minimum paid-up ...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

Electricity: 4,000MW of installed capacity stranded — NDPHC CEO

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By Sebastine Obasi While Nigerians grapple with inadequate and unstable power supply, the Managing Director of Niger Delta Power Holding Company, Mr Chiedu Ugbo stated that a major challenge is...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ogun job portal hits 25,000 mark in 5 days

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Over 25,000 unemployed persons have registered with the Ogun State Government Job Portal opened last Thursday. Already, the State Government has started analyzing the profiles and would, very, in...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Police arraign 3 men for being in possession of human skull

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The police in Ogun on Monday arraigned three men in an Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun, for allegedly being in possession of a human skull. Police The police charged Sunday Mathew,52; Olaniyi...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari presides over Presidential Retreat for Ministers-designate, Perm. Secretaries

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja presided over 2-day Presidential Retreat with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, some State Governors and Secretary to the Government of the Federation,...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

‘It ‘s worrisome, unfair that an Awori has never been elected as Lagos Gov ‘

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Lagos – A former President of the Nigerian Institute of Management, Dr Michael Olawale-Cole, on Sunday called on Awori people to deploy necessary resources to participate actively in...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Obasanjo warns Ogun Obas to steer clear of aged-long bickering

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA-Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has warned traditional rulers in Ogun state capital to steer clear of an aged-long bickering and rivalry among themselves for the sake...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Boy stolen 2 years ago found with Bible study teacher, renamed

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—Ogun State Police Command has arrested a Bible study teacher, Blessing Ozor, for being in custody of a boy, Joshua Joseph, who went missing two years ago. File:...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Enugu gears up S-East Housing Summit

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By Elizabeth Uwandu Enugu ENUGU—Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria, REDAN, South-East zone has concluded arrangements to host a major Housing Summit and Exhibitions next month....

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ogun police arrest ‘Bible study teacher’ in possession of kidnapped boy

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA – The Ogun state police command has arrested a Bible study teacher, Blessing Ozor who has been in possession of a boy, Joshua Joseph who went missing two years...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Tension in Ogun as Yoruba, Hausa traders clash

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA-There was palpable tension at Oke-Odo market along the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway in Sango area of Ogun state on Sunday, leading to a traffic lockdown in the area. One...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Electricity: TCN commissions two 60MVA transformers in Ogun

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By Prince Okafor The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has installed and commissioned two units of 60 Mega Volt Amp (MVA) 132/33kV power transformers substations in Ojere,...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Hausa, Yoruba traders clash at Oke-Odo Market

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By Nwafor Sunday Roads leading to Lagos from Sango in Ogun State, and those moving to Abule-Egba from Oshodi and other parts of Lagos state, were on Sunday blocked by traders at Oke-Odo...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →