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Oyo moves to embrace independent power supply

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Mr Seun Ashamu, Oyo State Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, says the state has begun efforts toward achieving independent power supply. Ashamu, who made the disclosure on Wednesday...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

INSECURITY: It’s time to fight with technology — Babachir

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Kindly Share This Story:* Reconciliation in APC ‘ll be difficult * Parliamentary system, the restructuring we need By Omeiza Ajayi Engr. Babachir David Lawal was the pioneer National Vice...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

We will always support Rivers indigenes who establish private universities ― Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that his administration will continue to support private initiatives to create access to university education in the state. Speaking during...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

2030 SDGs: LASG upscales food sufficiency target to 40 per cent

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Kindly Share This Story:…Launches Eko city farmers’ mart Sanwo-Olu By Olasunkanmi Akoni Lagos State Government has expressed commitment towards upscaling the 18 per cent target of farm...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

Unleashing Balogun’s Current Rhythm against vanity

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The Phenomenal Factor VI (mixed media), 2019 Again, Adeola Balogun brings musical tones into sculptural and drawing expressions, using unconventional medium and charcoal. In recent times, quite a...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Oyo government to name motor park managers in 33 LGs Monday

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The Oyo State government will, on Monday, name and inaugurate managers for motor parks in all the 33 local government areas across the state. Prof Raphael Afonja, the state Commissioner for Works...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

Alleged N11.5bn fraud: Absence of EFCC witnesses stalls Alao-Akala’s

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Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala The trial of a former governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, and two others for alleged N11.5billion fraud was on Friday stalled, due to the absence of the...

Fri Feb 14th, 2020     Read More →

NDLEA destroys 34, 560.9438 kilograms of drugs, substances in Ogun

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has publicly destroyed over 34, 560 kilograms of hard drug in Ogun.NDLEA Chairman, retired Col. Muhammad Abdallah disclosed this in a...

Fri Feb 14th, 2020     Read More →

Muslim Association frowns at requirements for enlisting into Amotekun

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Muslim Association of Nigeria (MAN) has described the inclusion of a birth certificate from a Church in the requirement for enlisting into the Amotekun security outfit as superfluous. The group in...

Fri Feb 14th, 2020     Read More →

Receiving money transfers in foreign currency detrimental ― CBN

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says receiving international money transfers in foreign currencies by Nigerians is detrimental to the Naira. Ms Ozemena Nnaji, Director, Trade and Exchange in the...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Community policing: South West govs, IGP, stakeholders ratify operation “Amotekun”

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Kindly Share This Story:…Maintain its not a regional police By Olasunkanmi Akoni Governors of the South West region, Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu and stakeholders in the...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Southwest APC still in search of deputy national chairman 

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Unless the leadership of the Southwest zone of ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) handles the ongoing search for the deputy national chairman position that was recently vacated by the Minister...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo, Ogun states approve Amotekun bill

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Dapo Abiodun Arms bearing will be in law, Oyo AG restates To ensure flawless operation of the South-West Security Network, codenamed Operation Amotekun, the Ondo State Government has approved a...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo approves Amotekun Bill, draft copy ready for Legislative scrutiny

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Kindly Share This Story: By Dayo Johnson The Ondo State Executive Council Wednesday approved a draft bill of the Ondo State Security Network Agency and Amotekun Corps codenamed “Operation...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

Fresh crisis at Soka as land grabbers attempt to force 50,000 residents out

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Kindly Share This Story: By Ola Ajayi A fresh crisis erupted at Soka in Ibadan Tuesday as some land grabbers attempted to have forceful possession of a large expanse of land belonging to 50,000...

Tue Feb 11th, 2020     Read More →