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Fuel Queue Returns: We Don’t Have Supply, Says DAPPMA, IPMAN

Residents of Lagos woke up Monday to witness queues at petrol stations, even as black market dealers, who had in the last two weeks retreated to their shells, following improvement in supply, again took over major roads with their product. The scarcity started in Abuja last week, with fears by many that it would soon spread to Lagos, though the ...

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Evans: Lagos Court To Hear Application To Quash Charge Feb. 28

The late arrival of the defense counsel on Monday again stalled the arraignment of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a Evans, on fresh charges at an Igbosere High Court in Lagos. The Lagos State Government had brought a fresh five-count charge bordering on conspiracy to kidnap, kidnapping and attempted murder against Evans and three others. The three accused standing trial ...

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36 Ships To Arrive Lagos Ports-NPA

Thirty-six ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from Jan. 22 to Feb.13. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its “Shipping Position’’ made available on Monday in Lagos. NPA said that the ships contained buck wheat, frozen fish, bulk gas, rig, st3l product, bulk ...

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Sacked Kaduna Teachers Reapply For Work

Twelve thousand of the 21,780 sacked teachers in Kaduna State reapplied for teaching jobs, it was learnt yesterday. State Universal Basic Education Board (UBEC) will interview short listed candidates on Wednesday. Governor Nasir El-Rufai, who spoke through the Commissioner for Education Jaafaru Sani, said those who spent between five and nine years in service would get their gratuities, while those ...

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Ten New Cases Of Lassa Fever Reported In Ondo

There was a reported outbreak of Lassa fever in Ondo State, with 10 persons infected by the deadly virus. The Guardian gathered that six of the endemic disease occurred in Ose and Owo local government areas, while Akoko area has recorded four cases. Lassa fever, according to medical findings, transmits to humans through contact with food or household items contaminated ...

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We’ll Deliver On Three-Pronged Campaign Promises – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja said his administration remains resolute and focused on delivering on the three-pronged promises of securing the lives and properties of Nigerians, halting the pillage of the economy by corrupt public officials, and creating employment opportunities for the youths. Receiving the Board of Directors of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) at the State House, ...

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Government Is Parading Nigerians As Bunch Of Jokers – Falana

Lagos-based lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Femi Falana has said that the Federal Government needs to take Nigerians seriously over the crisis of herdsmen and farmers clashes which has led to the killings of many in the country. Falana said “The government is parading Nigerians as a bunch of jokers. It is not rocket science to solve this ...

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Five Killed In Adamawa Attack

Suspected members of Boko Haram sect attacked Kaya village in Madagali local government area of Adamawa State and killed five people. The early morning attack came 48 hours after a similar assault on Pallam. Three people were killed in that incident. Soldiers and local hunters who went after the invaders shoot two of them dead, residents said. A member of ...

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Proffer Alternatives To Grazing, Tinubu Urges FG

Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has called for a national introspection into the causes of the killings in Benue and Taraba States even as he called on the Federal Government to proffer alternatives to grazing. He also affirmed the need for more years of outstanding governance to overcome the teething challenges facing the country which ...

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Herdsmen Kill Farmer In Ogun

Suspected herdsmen have hacked a farmer to death on his farmland in Ogun State. The farmer identified as Adetona Owolabi was allegedly killed on Thursday in his farm at Afon, Imeko-Afon local government area of the state. The incident occurred few hours after the Ogun State Government took proactive measures to prevent clashes between herdsmen and farmers in the state. ...

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