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Ikeja Electric decries spate of vandalism in Igando …Calls for community support in protecting electrical equipment

 Power supply to Igando, a bustling community located in Alimosho local government area of Lagos State, South-Western Nigeria has been severely compromised, following a wave of vandalism of electrical installations belonging to Ikeja Electric plc. The criminal activities, which have currently plunged over 6,000 households and businesses located in and …

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NollywoodWeek Film Festival announces partnership with United Bank for Africa’s REDTV ahead of kick off of its 5th edition

   The NollywoodWeek Film Festival (www.NollywoodWeek.com) has Tuesday announced a strategic partnership with UBA’s REDTV ahead of the 5th edition of the festival which takes place in Paris from May 11-14th, 2017. “We share a common vision,” says Bola Atta, the Director of Marketing & Corporate Communications at UBA Group. …

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Stop politicising health status of President Buhari, PFN President tells Nigerians … Commends FG over release of 82 Chibok schoolgirls

AGENE GODWIN, Benin National President of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Rev. Dr. Felix Omobude has advised Nigerians to desist from politicizing the health status of President Muhammadu Buhari. Dr. Omobude, in a press statement endorsed by his Media Aide, Deacon Ralph Okhiria, Monday in Benin City, expressed displeasure …

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Saraki hails Buhari, security forces on release of 82 Chibok girls; Condoles families of Lagos-Ibadan Highway accident victims *Restates Senate’s plan to intervene on speedy completion of reconstruction work

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has commended the efforts of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government, security operatives, and the international Red Cross on the release of 82 of the Chibok schoolgirls, that were part of the group abducted by Boko Haram in 2014. In a statement …

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Appeal Court upholds constitution of Judicial Commission of Inquiry established to probe Amaechi ▪Declares that Governor Wike acted within the law

The Court of Appeal, Port Harcourt Division  has upheld the legality  of  the Judicial Commission of Inquiry  established  by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike  to probe the sale of Valued Assets by the immediate past administration of Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi in the state.  The Appeal Court in a lead judgment …

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$43m Ikoyi cash: Again, Amaechi slams Wike, supports Soyinka’s call for prosecution of anti-corruption detractors

  Minister of Transportation and immediate past governor of Rivers State, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has again blasted his successor and current governor of Rivers State Nyesom Wike over his (Wike’s) false claims that the over $43million found in an Ikoyi apartment by the EFCC were stolen Rivers State …

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My next visit will mark PDP’s burial in South East, says Oyegun as Sullivan Chime registers with APC

From; Madu Ezenoha, Enugu Immediate past governor of Enugu State Sullivan Chime officially registered with the All Progressives Congress (APC) at his Udi/Abia ward in Udi local government area of the state on Saturday. Chime had weeks back announced his resignation from his former party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) declaring …

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Naira to appreciate ahead of heavy injection of Forex by CBN ….as forex availability excites manufacturers, other stakeholders

Strong indications emerged over the weekend that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is set to inject more foreign exchange through intervention segments of the market thereby heightening expectations that the Naira will appreciate significantly during the week. The expectations became rife following the inability of the authorized dealers to …

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Fire disasters : Lagos saves N99bn worth of properties in one year …Builds four new Fire Stations, Emergency Response Units

 Lagos State Government has said that about N99.7billion worth of properties were saved from fire incidences recorded in the State in the last one year. Commissioner for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Relations, Mr. Oluseye Oladejo who disclosed this during the Ministerial Press Briefing held at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, …

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