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Lagos Restricts Movement For 2 Days On Ikorodu Road To Fix Fadeyi Pedestrian Bridge

Lagos Restricts Movement For 2 Days On Ikorodu Road To Fix Fadeyi Pedestrian Bridge

The Lagos state government has announced a partial restriction of movement on Ikorodu road on Saturday and Sunday. This is to enable the government replace the dilapidated steel pedestrian bridge at Fadeyi bus stop along the road, according to a statement issued on Thursday. The statement, issued by Olujimi Hotonu, permanent secretary in the ministry

United Labour Congress: Why We Suspended Strike

The United Labour Congress has said it called on its members to return to their work places due to appeal from the government and the State Security Service on the critical nature of the sectors involved in the strike. Speaking with journalists after a meeting with the Minister of Labour and Employment, the National president

IPOB headquarters is in France – FG

The Federal Government Wednesday said that it was discovered that the headquarters of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, is France with some foreign countries funding the group. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed who disclosed this to State House correspondents at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja, said President Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerian govt turns to Sokoto Basin for oil search

Few months after the terrorist group in the north eastern part of the country, Boko Haram, ambushed and killed some lecturers from the University of Maiduguri who were part of a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, oil exploration team in the Lake Chad basin, the corporation said it has commissioned another team to handle a

Customs seek closure of Cotonou border

The Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (Retd.) has canvassed the need for total closure of Nigeria’s number one border outpost with Benin Republic, Cotonou border.   Ali who made the suggestion during the 2017 Annual General Meeting of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria in Lagos recalled that the closure of the border

Buhari Appreciates Jordan For Supporting Nigeria’s War Against Terrorism

President Muhammadu Buhari has thanked the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for its support to Nigeria’s campaign against terrorism and insurgency with the donation of military hardware and pledge to further supply helicopters.   The President gave the appreciation during a bilateral meeting with King Abdullah II on Tuesday, shortly after his address to the 72nd

Suspected fake Canadian visa racketeer arrested

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a suspected fraudstar, who specialised in issuing fake Canadian visa to his victims. Mr Ago Oyewole, EFCC Zonal spokesman in Ibadan, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday that the visa-racketeering suspect (names withheld), had defrauded his victims of more than N3 million. He

Soyinka cautions army on Operation Python Dance

The Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, on Wednesday urged the Nigerian Army to be cautious in its activities following the declaration of Operations Python Dance and Crocodile Smile in some parts of the country. Soyinka made the call during his address at a press conference marking the 50th anniversary of the death of a poet, Christopher