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BoICT Lecture 2021 to explore 5G as new frontier for superior service delivery

This year’s Beacon of Information and Communication Technology (BoICT) awards/lecture series scheduled for July 24, will be exploring 5G as a new frontier for superior service delivery in the telecommunications space. Now in its 12th year, the BoICT Distinguished Lecture Series is widely regarded as the most prestigious annual event …

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Democracy: Police use teargas, bullets to disperse protesters in Lagos, Abuja, Calabar

By Moses Omorogieva, Lagos/George Odok, Calabar June 12, 2021 A detachment of policemen on Saturday dispersed June 12 protesters from the Gani Fawehinmi Park, Ojota, Lagos State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the police had stationed their patrol vehicles on the Ikorodu/Maryland Expressway, near the park, preventing …

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Buhari says shoot at sight order for criminals carrying AK-47 still in force

*Vows decisive action against those attacking security personnel President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Lagos reiterated that his directive to security agencies, to shoot any person or persons found illegally wielding AK-47s and other assault weapons, remains in place. The President also vowed that his administration will act firmly and decisively …

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Gen. Yahaya appoints Nwachukwu Army Spokesperson, CG Musa Theatre Commander in new postings (See who is where)

The Chief of Army Staff, Maj.-Gen. Farouk Yahaya has approved the appointment of Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu as the Director of Army Public Relations and Major General CG Musa as New Theatre Commander of Operation Hadin Kai North East Region. The Army Spokesperson, Brig. Gen Mohammed Yerima made the announcement in …

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Withdraw killer squads from South East, Igbo mothers urge Buhari; Demand stop to killings, brutality

*Condemn, disown known and unknown gunmen, arsonists, brigands Igbo mothers in Nigeria have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to stop forthwith the ongoing bloodletting, killings, brutality, harassment and intimidation by the Nigerian military in the South East zone of the country. The mothers, who addressed a press conference in Lagos on …

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