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FG To Send New Minimum Wage Bill To NASS Jan 23

FG To Send New Minimum Wage Bill To NASS Jan 23

The Nigerian government has finally set a date for the transmission of a bill for a new national minimum wage, a move aimed to stop the organised labour from starting a strike about a month…

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2019: Our Ancestors Will Punish All Violent Politicians – Oba Of Benin

2019: Our Ancestors Will Punish All Violent Politicians – Oba Of Benin

By Kola Bola The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has said that God and the ancestors would severely punish politicians that cause violence in the land before and during the general elections. Oba Ewuare…

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Violence Mars APC Campaign In Lagos

Violence Mars APC Campaign In Lagos

The campaign flag-off of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos on Tuesday ended abruptly as violence broke out mid-way into the well-attended programme. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that hoodlums suspected to be…

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NURTW Assures Of Peaceful, Violence-Free Elections In Lagos

NURTW Assures Of Peaceful, Violence-Free Elections In Lagos

The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) Lagos State Chapter has assured residents of the state and the police of peaceful and violence-free conduct during the forthcoming general election. Alhaji Tajudeen Agbede, the State…

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Man Sentenced For Stabbing Neighbour In The Eye

Man Sentenced For Stabbing Neighbour In The Eye

An Ibadan Grade “A’’ Customary Court sitting at Iyaganku, on Tuesday sentenced a 23- year old man Taiwo Ojewola to two years imprisonment, for stabbing his neighbour in the eye. The President of the Court,…

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Cultists Murder Okada Rider In Ikorodu

Cultists Murder Okada Rider In Ikorodu

Armed gangs suspected to be cultists have attacked and killed a middle-aged Okada rider in a suburb of Ikorodu, Lagos. The incident happened at Igbe-Ilara Road, opposite Ilori street, Igbogbo town, Ikorodu, mid-morning on Tuesday.…

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IGP Appoints Lakanu As New Force Secretary

IGP Appoints Lakanu As New Force Secretary

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, has appointed Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG Frederick Taiwo Lakanu as the new Force Secretary and member of the Nigeria Police Force Management Team. The appointment takes…

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I Learnt About My Husband’s Death On Whatsapp – NAF Pilot’s Wife

I Learnt About My Husband’s Death On Whatsapp – NAF Pilot’s Wife

Diepreye, the wife of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) pilot, Flight Lieutenant Perowei Jacob, who died in the January 2, 2019, Mi-35M helicopter crash, has said that she learnt of his death on a WhatsApp…

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I Never Told EFCC, ICPC To Stop Akpabio’s Probe – Buhari

I Never Told EFCC, ICPC To Stop Akpabio’s Probe – Buhari

By Augustine Akhilomen President Muhammadu Buhari has denied reports that he directed the Economic Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) to stop the probe of former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio. Akpabio, who was…

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Ambode Apprehends Soldier For Driving Against Traffic

Ambode Apprehends Soldier For Driving Against Traffic

Irked by the flagrant abuse of the Lagos State Traffic Laws, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday evening came down hard on some recalcitrant motorists who drove against traffic along the Muritala Mohammed Airport Road, Ikeja.…

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