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Muslims celebrate Sallah amid hike in food, ram prices 

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Notwithstanding the hike in the price of ram in the market, which has put the price out of the reach of many, Muslims in Nigeria will celebrate Eid-al Adha today. Eid-al Adha, Arabic for Festival...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 203 infections on Sunday, as Lagos state leads

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The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, (NCDC), reported 203 additional COVID-19 cases and one COVID-19 related death on Sunday, as the deadly virus continued to rage in Africa in its third...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

Abiodun promises rural development

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Abiodun, inspected the Orile Oko Road in Remo North Local Council. Photo/FACEBOOKOgun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has assured people residing in rural areas of the state that his administration...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

Sallah ram sales at Kara market halt movement on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

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Traffic on Long Bridge along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway<br />Ahead of the Eid-el Kabir celebration, Lagosians, yesterday thronged the popular Kara market, located along the Lagos- Ibadan...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

GOC urges public to partner army to fight crime, insurgency

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The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 81 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Lawrence Fejokwu, has urged the public to continue to partner and share information with Nigerian Army to help combat...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

11-year-old steals show at Ijebu Heritage Half-Marathon

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Eleven-year-old Abigael Ogunbowale on Saturday stole the show at the maiden edition of Ijebu Heritage Half-Marathon as she braved the odds to finish the 21km race at the Otunba Dipo Dina Stadium,...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

APC: Burden by Buni’s prolonged tenure amid jostles for party chairmanship

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[FILES] Mai Mala Buni. Photo: TWITTER/BUNIMEDIA On June 5, 2020 when President Muhammadu Buhari called for the dissolution of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Abiodun renames TASCE

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To enhance teaching and studying of Science and Technology education in Ogun State, the state governor, Dapo Abiodun, has announced the transformation of the Tai Solarin College of Education,...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Oba Ogunleye, Bonuola, others extol Odukomaiya’s virtues at 87

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The celebrant, Prince Henry Odukomaiya (second left); his wife, Lydia (left); His Royal Majesty, the Towulade of Akinale, Ogun State, Oba Olufemi Adewunmi Ogunleye , former Managing Director, The...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari approves N79b road for Ogun - Abiodun

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Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has disclosed that the Federal Government has approved rehabilitation of the Ilaro-Papalanto-Sagamu Expressway, in support of the state’s efforts on...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Institute urges Ondo government to domesticate urban, regional planning law

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The Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) has appealed to Ondo State government to domesticate the Urban and Regional Planning Act, 2004 for effective development of the state, as well as...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Council Election: Ogun APC seeks reconciliation among aggrieved members

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The Publicity Secretary, Ogun State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), Tunde Oladunjoye, yesterday, said Ogun State government would not, for any reason, abdicate its constitutional...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

To Aremo Osoba @82

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Osoba During one of my times at Leadership newspaper (I had three stints at the Abuja-based newspaper), I had an interesting colleague, Sam Asowata, who was a typical newsroom warlord. Like the...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

NYSC DG visits Adetiran, composer of National Anthem

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The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Ibrahim Shuaibu, last Thursday, visited Reverend Oluwole Adetiran, the composer of the NYSC anthem, at his...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

Runsewe commends Gov Oyetola on Osun Adire initiative

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Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) Otunba Segun Runsewe, said the reawakening of cultural fashion by Osun State governor, Gboyega Oyetola, deserves national...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →