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DAAR awards 2019 sets internet abuzz

As the 2019 general elections reach fever pitch and with one day to its closure, DAAR Awards 2019 continues to attract contestants and followers on the Internet. The celebration of excellence award, organised by DAAR Communications PLC as part of its corporate social responsibility and commitment to promote excellence in Africa, continues to attract attention, […]
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Umahi flays Operation Python Dance III critics, donates 134 vehicles for security

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi yesterday said those criticising Operation Python Dance III in the South East are against Nigeria’s progress, stressing that the nation must move forward. The state government also donated over 134 security vans and Toyota Sienna cars to security agencies and cooperatives ahead of next month’s election in the state. While […]
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Akwa Ibom governor pledges to pay N30, 000 minimum wage if adopted

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has assured workers that the state would pay the new minimum wage, as soon as the Federal Government adopts it. He gave the pledge during an interactive session with the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC), United Labour and other affiliated unions in the state. The governor […]
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Pro-chancellor wants UNILAG TV to stand out

Pro-chancellor and chairman of council, University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), wants UNILAG TV to be a source of outstanding intellectual discourse. Speaking yesterday at the institution’s media centre during the commissioning of the station, Channel 184 on StarTimes, Babalakin urged the station to be a source of accurate news. His words: “I […]
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Ondo community protests against estimated billing three weeks after ending 48-month outage

Residents of Ode-Aye community in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State have decried the arbitrary services and estimated charges by Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) after 48 months of mass disconnection from the national grid.  The community, under the aegis of Bring Back Our Light (BBOL), a pressure group campaigning for the restoration of […]
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Agege stadium, secretariat road begs for rehabilitation

Commuters plying the Pen Cinema en-route Stadium road to Ogba are beginning the New Year carrying over the burden they have endured in recent years. While road users in other parts of Lagos are heaving a sigh of relief over the rehabilitation of some critical roads in their areas, it is a rough deal for […]
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Customs seizes 29 vehicles, other items worth N1.1b at Seme border

Forensic audit bill pass second reading in Senate

The Nigeria Customs Service, Seme Command, says it intercepted 29 vehicles and goods worth about N1.1 billion in December 2018. The Customs Area Controller, Seme Command, Mohammed Garba, made this known yesterday while briefing journalists on the activities of the command at the ECOWAS Joint Border Post in Seme. According to him, the items seized were 29 […]
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Assembly increases Bauchi 2019 Budget by N2bln

The Bauchi House of Assembly on Tuesday passed the state’s 2019 Budget Bill, less than a month after it was presented to it by Gov. Muhammed Abubakar. The legislature increased the budget by N2 billion to bring its overall size to N198, 849, 074, 280.00. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the governor […]
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Police arrest suspected killers of Ekiti Assembly lawmaker, parade 29 other criminal suspects

The Police Command in Ekiti State said on Tuesday that it had arrested a six-man robbery gang that allegedly killed Michael Adedeji, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state House of Assembly. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Adedeji, who until his murder was representing Ekiti Southwest Constituency (II), was […]
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Police rescues man from jumping to lagoon in Lagos

Adekunle Gold Has Harsh Words For Those Accusing Dorcas Shola Fapson Of Improper Dressing

The Rapid Response Squad operatives Tuesday prevented an unknown man from jumping into the lagoon in a suicide attempt on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos State. “RRS officers on patrol along Third Mainland Bridge have prevented a man from jumping into the lagoon in a suicide attempt,” RSS tweeted. The rescued man has been handed […]
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