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Injuries and avoidable accidents that occur on highways are not always due to bad roads as claimed by road users, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Baba

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Posted On: 21 Mar 2019

One killed, 10 buses vandalise

One person was shot dead and many injured in Lagos on Wednesday as commercial drivers and policemen attached to the Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and

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Posted On: 21 Mar 2019

Court strikes out case against

A Federal High Court in Abuja has struck out a case against Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe and former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode over the disappearance of t

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Posted On: 21 Mar 2019

Atiku Meets Southern, Middle B

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday met with leaders of the South

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Posted On: 20 Mar 2019

Restructuring Nigeria: Another

In discussing the burning issue of restructuring the political and administrative framework of Nigeria, the major question to be addressed is: how can we effect

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Posted On: 20 Mar 2019

Zamfara Bandits Better Equippe

Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, yesterday in Abuja said bandits terrorising the state were more equipped than the entire security forces deployed

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Posted On: 20 Mar 2019

INEC ad hoc workers protest un

Ad hocworkers of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the general elections in Anambra State have protested their unpaid allowances weeks af

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Posted On: 20 Mar 2019

BPE says FG has no intention t

The Federal Government has no intention to sell the Lagos International Trade Fair Complex, the Bureau of Public Enterprises has said.   In a statement m

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Posted On: 19 Mar 2019

A Giant Called Pius Adesanmi

I never met Pius Adesanmi, the remarkable Nigerian icon who died in the Ethiopia Airlines Boeing 737 Max crash last weekend.   But we were part of an NVS

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Posted On: 18 Mar 2019

NIGERIAN ARMY HAS APPROVED POS

The Nigerian Army has on Saturday the 16th of March 2019, released the postings and appointments of some of its senior officers. Those affected by this, include

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Posted On: 17 Mar 2019

Massive, Pervasive Corruption

Despite repeated avowals of his commitment to a fight against corruption, the United States Department of State has said there is a climate of impunity in the P

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Posted On: 17 Mar 2019

INTEGRITY INDEED: The Wakil Ex

The Kano State Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Wakil provides a refreshing breath in a largely condemned and resented police community in the country. He ranks

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Posted On: 17 Mar 2019

Fire kills at least eight, des

A fire killed at least eight people and left 15,000 others without shelter after raging through a northeast Nigerian camp for people displaced by a war against

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Posted On: 16 Mar 2019

Health Commissioner Releases O

Jide Idris, the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, has said at least 20 people were brought to the General Hospital in Lagos dead from the building that colla

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Posted On: 16 Mar 2019

Our agony, by survivors of La

Some survivors of the Lagos building collapse yesterday spoke of their harrowing experience.   Bereaved families also recounted the death of their loved

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Posted On: 15 Mar 2019

Libya deports another batch of

Another batch of 174 Nigerians stranded in the North African country, Libya were on Thursday night deported. The deportees were received at the cargo wing of th

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Posted On: 15 Mar 2019

Nine Things We Know About The

Around about 11am on Wednesday, a four-storeyed building containing residential buildings, a nursery and primary school as well as a shop complex on the ground

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Posted On: 15 Mar 2019

LAGOS, IGBOS, LAND AND POLITIC

All the articles I have read on the above topic approached it from a historical perspective. But as good as history is, it is never free from personal bias, eac

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Posted On: 13 Mar 2019

40 Boko Haram fighters killed

The Multi-National Joint Task Force, comprising troops from Nigeria, Niger, Chad and Cameroon, killed no fewer than 40 Boko Haram terrorists and recovered six g

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Posted On: 11 Mar 2019

Offa robbery case will be rea

Governor-elect of Kwara, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has promised to interface with the police to ensure that those implicated in Offa robbery were promptly

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Posted On: 11 Mar 2019

Buhari Could Go Down In Histor

The Financial Times of London has opined that Nigeria under President Muhammadu Buhari is performing far lesser than its potential.   The UK-based newspa

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Posted On: 10 Mar 2019

Financial Times brutal verdict

The Financial Times of London says President Muhammadu Buhari has been running a government that lacks a clear direction in the last four years.   The ne

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Posted On: 09 Mar 2019

Lagos State belongs as much to

Lagos State belongs as much to the ethnic Igbo as to the Yoruba, Ijaw, Hausa, Fulani, Efik, Idoma, Urhobo, Itshekiri, Edo, and so on who live in it, pay tax, id

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Posted On: 08 Mar 2019

GoFundMe: From campaigns to tr

There has always been that benignness about humans, that kind disposition towards others that makes people donate to a cause. Crowdfunding has helped express ou

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Posted On: 07 Mar 2019

FG suspends Lagos/Abeokuta fre

The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) has suspended the free train ride on the standard gauge railway line from Iju, Lagos State to Abeokuta, Ogun State less th

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Posted On: 07 Mar 2019

How Buhari won the battle but

I am very happy that President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressive Congress (APC) won again in 2019, but I am equally finding it difficult to celebr

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Posted On: 05 Mar 2019