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Mass promotion in Nigerian Customs Service

The Nigeria Customs Service Board has promoted 2,508 officers to various ranks.

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Navy Commander Bolanle Sunday, 7 others decorated at DHQ

Navy Commander Bolanle Sunday was among eight military officers serving in the Defence Headquarters, Abuja, who were decorated with their…

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Businessman arraigned for duping woman NI5.7m

A 38-year old businessman, Mufa Salami has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrates' Court for allegedly obtaining the sum of…

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Fire guts Akerele Super Plaza in Surulere Lagos

The Super Plaza on Akerele Street in Surulere area of Lagos was gutted by fire on Wednesday, with valuable merchandise…

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10 Mexicans sue Walmart in El paso

Ten Mexicans, assisted by their government have filed lawsuits against Walmart over an August shooting at a store in El…

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Trump,Pompeo knew about Ukraine’s quid pro quo: Ambassador Sondland

U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland told lawmakers on Wednesday that President Donald Trump expressly ordered him and…

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Sagay backs Magu’s appointment as EFCC chair

Professor Itse Sagay, chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) has made a case for the appointment of…

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Mother throws one-day-old baby into soak-away pit

A 30-year-old mother of five, Mrs Risikat Olabintan has been arrested by the police for throwing her one- day -old…

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NYSC secures N26m to replace Corps member’s amputated limbs

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has set aside N26 million to replace a Corps member’s amputated limbs in Kano…

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Ronaldo secretly marries Georgina Rodriguez

According to unconfirmed reports in Italy on Wednesday night, Cristiano Ronaldo has secretly tied the knot to his girlfriend, Georgina…

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Police arrest 7 cattle rustlers, recover 273 livestock

The Kaduna State Police Command, said it had arrested seven suspected cattle rustlers and recovered 273 livestock in Iche Village…

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120 SMEs for Lagos MegaCity Fair — Organiser

No fewer than 120 small businesses from across the country are expected to participate in this year’s Megacity Fair which…

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Babcock University expels 300 level student in sex video

Babcock University, Ilishan, Ogun State has confirmed the expulsion of a 300-level student found in a sex tape.

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Cobhams, UNICEF call for better treatment of children

The United Nations Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF), has pledged to support programmes targeted at promoting the rights of children in…

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Nigerians must work towards national unity – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has charged Nigerians to embrace tolerance in a bid to enhance national unity and diversity.

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Nasarawa United vs Plateau United marred by serious crowd trouble

Hosts Nasarawa United Football Club and Plateau United Football Club of Jos on Wednesday in Lafia ended their Match Day…

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Almajiris will constitute security challenge if not educated – Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan on Wednesday said Almajiris in Northern Nigeria will constitute security challenges to the nation…

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Journalist’s murder: Maltese businessman’s escape thwarted

A prominent Maltese businessman was arrested on Wednesday, in a potential turning point for the criminal investigation into the murder…

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Just IN: Ganduje heads APC fact-finding team to Edo

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed the Governor of Kano State, Alh. Abdullahi…

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Ex-AGF, Adoke arrested in Dubai – Sagay

Prof. Itse Sagay, Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of former Attorney-General of the Federation…

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Nigerians’ pretence against Buhari govt amazes me – Sagay

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay, SAN, says it amazes him when Nigerians…

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Maina faces fresh charge of contract racketeering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, today arraigned Abdulrasheed Maina on a fresh charge of contract racketeering and stealing

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My resignation from PDP without malice, bitterness – Ize-Iyamu

A former gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Edo state, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has said that he…

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Kogi violence: APC prays killers of PDP Woman leader are caught

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the post-election violence reported in Kogi State, which led to the death of…

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Lagos Revenue Service in trouble over unpaid N1bn Industrial Fund

The Industrial Training Fund, ITF, and its governing council have dragged the Lagos Internal Revenue Service, LIRS, and its board…

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Melaye, losing to Adeyemi, petitions INEC over Kogi West election

Sen. Dino Melaye, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Kogi West Senatorial poll, has called for the cancellation of…

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Disaster averted on Otedola Bridge, fuel-laden tanker falls

A major disaster that could have led to loss of lives was on Tuesday averted on Otedola Bridge, inward Berger…

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Why Lagos is experiencing serious traffic logjam

The Lagos State Government has appealed to residents and motorists to bear with it over the serious traffic logjam being…

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2020 GRAMMY Awards: Complete Nominees List

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards ceremony scheduled for January 26, 2020, at Staples Center in Los Angeles released the nomination…

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‘Nigeria is committed to end open defecation’ – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, signed Executive Order 009 entitled, The Open Defecation-Free Nigeria by 2025 and Other Related Matters…

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