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19 Aug 2015
HE was a promising young man, those who knew him said he was ebullient, loving, full of life and a delight to behold.
19 Aug 2015
SEQUEL to last week’s sacking of six officials in the Ogun State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology by Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, for an alleged offensive examination question
19 Aug 2015
STILL coming to terms with the shock of their sudden sack, workers of the Kano Refuse Management and Sanitation Board (REMASAB) have accused the management of the board of denying them three-month arrears of their allowances.
19 Aug 2015
THE strange death of a 27-year-old man, Adekola Busari, whose body was found dangling in a living room at his residence, No 3, Olatunji Ajayi Street, Oke Ontii area, Osogbo, Osun State on Tuesday has thrown residents of the area into confusion.
19 Aug 2015
MIDNIGHT fire outbreak occurred in Lennon Jubilee Shopping Complex in Ikare Akoko, the headquarters of Akoko North East Local Government and commercial hub of the north senatorial district of Ondo State, leaving the people writhing in pains.
19 Aug 2015
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Wednesday pledged to complete the seven-kilometre Ipaja-Ayobo Road in Alimosho Local Government Area of the state within the next three months. Ambode made the disclosure during an inspection of some road construction projects in the State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the administration of former…
19 Aug 2015
The Wurno Local Government in Sokoto State said it would soon evacuate no fewer than 10,000 people from 20 flood-prone communities in the area. The Caretaker Chairman of the local government, Alhaji Shehu Chacho, disclosed this to newsmen at Wurno on Wednesday. He spoke shortly after an emergency meeting convened to discuss the notice on…
19 Aug 2015
THE family of the abducted lecturer, Dr. Joseph Orsar of the University of Agriculture, (UAM), Makurdi, who was abducted by unknown gunmen last Friday, has heaved a sigh of relief as the victim regained his freedom from his abductors.
18 Aug 2015
IT was an emotional ceremony at the banquet Hall of the Edo government house last Sunday evening as 142 children, who are victims of Boko Haram activities in parts of north eastern Nigeria taking refuge in a facility run by the International Christian Centre in Uhogwa, Ovia North East Local Council of Edo State were re-united with their parents, 55 in number.
18 Aug 2015
A 36-YEAR-OLD suspected ritualist, identified as Augustine Daniel, in Akure South Local Council of Ondo State, has died mysteriously while trying to perform some rites in his house. The unfortunate incident happened last Sunday morning at No.11 Igbalaye Street, Akure, the capital city of the state. Daniel was found lifeless in his sitting room with…
18 Aug 2015
THE fundamental and unique needs of infrastructure expansion in Nigeria and the West African sub- region will form the focus of African Construction Expo and Totally Concrete West Africa 2015, which is scheduled to hold from September 1- September 3 at the Eko Hotel in Lagos. The conference promises to address the challenges of infrastructure…
18 Aug 2015
CUSTOMERS and non-customers of UBA who receive MoneyGram and Western Union money transfers at the bank are in for an amazing treat courtesy of UBA Remittance Awoof Promo. Now in its first season, the promo will give 20 people the opportunity to go on an all-expense paid trip to Dubai while 60 others will win…


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Anambra State government has suspended tricycle and shuttle bus unions in the state for six months with immediate effect, following conflicts among various persons and entities claiming...
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Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu of Lagos State has announced the construction of infrastructural facilities aimed at ensuring seamless implementation of the Non-Motorised Transport Plan (NMT).
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The Lagos Governorship Candidate of the Labour Party, Gbadebo Rhodes Vivour yesterday kicked against the opinion in some quarters that the party’s presidential rally slated for October 1....
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When it eventually occurred on 23 February 2019, Nigeria’s presidential election was not without suspense. North-east Nigeria, home to a counter-civilizational insurgency for over a decade...
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The Federal Government has been urged to embark on massive collaborative partnership with business stakeholders for the development and growth of the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country.