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IN IFAKO-IJAIYE: Council boss erects streetlights to tackle armed robbery

As part of the plans to combat robbery around neighbourhoods in Ifako-Ijaiye community, the Chairman of Ifako Ijaiye LCDA, Apostle Oloruntoba Oke has commissioned streetlights in two major areas in the community. The commissioning was done yesterday, Friday, September 12, 2019. This is just as the council bus inaugurated two school buses for members of his

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Nigerians tout Akin Adesina for 2023 presidency after photo-ops with world leaders at G7 Summit

President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwunmi Adesina, is currently at G7 Summit in France attended by world leaders from Germany, France, and United States among others. At the Summit, Adesina, a former Minister of Agriculture, had a few photo-ops with the President of the United States, Donald Trump: Emmanuel Macron of

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Tribunal removes Dino Melaye as Kogi Senator

The Kogi State National Assembly/State Assembly Election Petition Tribunal has quashed the victory of Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial district. Melaye (PDP) was declared winner in the February election by INEC, but Senator Smart Adeyemi (APC) approached the tribunal, challenging INEC’s declaration citing, irregularities, over voting and non-compliance with the electoral acts. The three man

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Viral Video: Police arrest officers who shot suspected robbers, to charge them with murder

The Lagos State Police has arrested four police officers who shot and killed two unarmed suspects in a video that went viral on the internet. The policemen identified as Inspector Fabiyi Omomayara, Sergeant Olaniyi Solomon, Sergeant Solomon Sunday and Corporal Aliyu Mukaila were attached to the Iba Division Patrol team. According to the Police

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Nigeria without Petroleum Minister as Buhari inaugurates Executive Council

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to his 43 ministers on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at the State House, Abuja. READ ALSO: President Buhari strips Fashola of Power Ministry, names Mamora Health Minister; SEE THE FULL LIST While naming Bayelsa’s Timipre Silva Minister of State for Petroleum. The President, however, failed

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President Buhari strips Fashola of Power Ministry, names Mamora Health Minister; SEE THE FULL LIST

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to designated ministers, who would work with him for his second term in office. READ ALSO: Nigeria without Petroleum Minister as Buhari inaugurates Executive Council The list was unveiled at the end of the ministerial retreat in Abuja on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Mr. Babajide Fashola (Lagos)

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EFCC vs Ambode: How thugs prevented us from gaining access to Ambode’s residence – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has claimed its operatives were attacked by thugs loyal to former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. The EFCC had gone to execute a search warrant on Ambode’s residence in his hometown, Epe. Wilson Uwujaren, the agency’s Head of Media and Publicity, said

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Sanwo-Olu swears in 21 Commissioners, 14 Special Advisers; See their names and portfolios

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, August 20, swore in 21 Commissioners and 14 Special Advisers at the State House, Alausa-Ikeja, following their confirmation by the lawmakers. The names and portfolios of the appointees are as follows: Mr. Rabiu Olowo Onaolapo (Finance)Mr. Tunji Bello (Water Resources and Environment)Mrs. Folashade Adefisayo (Education)Prof. Akin Abayomi (Health)Dr. Idris

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