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Police rescue abducted lawyer Bisola

The Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Joseph Mukan, has confirmed the rescue of the 25-year-old female lawyer, Bisola Ajayi, from her abductors. Mukan while briefing newsmen at the State Police Headquarters, Moscow road PortHarcourt on Thursday, disclosed that the victim was rescued by operatives of the Anti-Kidnap Unit from a deep forest in Etche Local …
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Four feared dead in Lagos gas explosion

Four persons are feared dead in the gas explosion that occurred in Baruwa area of Lagos on Thursday morning. National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) spokesman, Ibrahim Farinloye, said the explosion occurred around 6.am at Best Roof Gas Station located at Unity Bus Stop, Fatade area of Baruwa in Alimoso Local Government Area of the State. …
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Transporters plan 500% fares hike over multiple taxation

Association of Private Transport Company Owners of Nigeria (APTCON) has said it may be forced to hike fares by as much as 500% in the coming weeks over multiple taxes. Members of the association unanimously agreed to the plan at a recent meeting of the association. APTCON’s spokesperson, Audu Gaddo, said that the government is …
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Emergency responders rattled as another gas explosion hits Lagos

Another heavy explosion has hit a gas station in Lagos. The number of victims is yet to be ascertained.   According to National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA)  spokesman, Ibrahim Farinloye, the explosion occurred around 6.am at Best Roof Gas Station located at Unity Bus Stop, Fatade area of Baruwa in Alimoso Local Government Area of the …
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NASS’ delay of PIB stirs anger

Nigeria’s National Assembly is still temporizing with passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) and this is a source of worry to oil and gas stakeholders.
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Uneasy calm as El-Rufai names Bamali new emir of Zazzau

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has announced Alhaji Ahmed Bamali as the new Emir of Zazzau to succeed the late Shehu Idris.
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FG announces two-day total shutdown of Third Mainland Bridge

The Federal Government has announced its plan to completely close a section of the Third Mainland Bridge for repairs within two days.
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Amid opposition, Senate okays N4 trillion loan to fund 2021 budget

Ignoring protests from some lawmakers, the Senate has given President Muhammadu Buhari the green light to borrow N4.28 trillion to fund the 2021 N13.08 trillion budget fraught with a N5.19 trillion deficit.
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Poor remuneration exposes Nigerian justices to temptation, Senate declares

Compromises and corrupt tendencies exhibited by Nigerian judges and justices in the adjudication and dispensation of justice has been blamed on poor remuneration packages.
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Why Nigeria remains poor, by Peter Obi

Former Anambra State Governor Peter Obi insists only massive investment in education sector will make Nigeria a developed nation.
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