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Otufodunrin, Group task journalists on quality reportage of migration

by Paul Agada Veteran journalist, Mr Lekan Otufodunrin, on Thursday, December 12, 2019, has urged journalists to step up their efforts in reporting migration and its impact on the populace. Otufodunrin made this call as one of the facilitators at a media workshop organized by a non-governmental organization, The Migrant Project which featured the journalists from various media

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Relief for Mainlander as Electricity Union calls off strike

by Leslie Jacks There is succor for Mainlanders and others as the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) has suspended its strike action embarked upon yesterday, Wednesday, December 11, 2019, to draw Federal Government’s attention to the plight of its members. Following a meeting with officials of the Federal Government, the Union accepted to discontinue the one-day

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Sanwo-Olu appoints new LASAA MD

by Whitney Omoh The Managing Director of the State Signage and Advertising Agency (LASAA), Bolaji Sanusi has been removed by the Lagos State Governor,Babajide Sanwo-Olu and was immediately replaced by Adedamola Adekunjo who is to resume office immediately. Adekunjo’s appointment which was confirmed in a letter issued by the Lagos State Head of Service, Mr Hakeem Muri-Okunola is as

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Why Prof. Osinbajo turned down Anti-corruption Defender Award of 2019

by Oluwasaye Rachael In the aftermath of the rejection of the Anti-corruption Defender Award of 2019 by Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yomi Osinbajo originally scheduled to be awarded to him by the Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ), the Vice President’s team has clarified why he turned down the award. The award organisers has said the

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IN IGANDO: Court dissolves 72-year-old retiree’s marriage for this hilarious reason

by Paul Agada The marriage of a 72-year-old retiree, identified simply as Mr Funsho, was on Tuesday, December 10, 2019, dissolved by an Igando Customary Court, Lagos Mainland, following his wife’s petition for a divorce on the grounds of sex starvation and irreconcilable differences. Delivering his verdict, Court President noted that the estranged couple were tired of

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