The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it has commenced an inquest into the fire incident that claimed two lives in a Second Coming Company, a gas plant in Magodo, Lagos. The Director of the Department, Mr Mordecai Ladan, stated this during the inspection of the just exploded gas plant in Lagos. According to Ladan, […]
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One suspected smuggler was allegedly killed and two sustained gunshot wounds and a Customs officer was hit in the eyes by a bottle thrown at fleeing Customs officers on Wednesday morning during an exchange of [...]
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President Muhammadu Buhari has met with the leadership of the National Assembly led by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, at Aso Rock Villa. Saraki, who spoke briefly at the end of the meeting, said they were at the villa to brief the president on the decisions and resolutions of the Senate regarding the Benue crisis. […]
To target multinationals’ deep sea operations Militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, said yesterday that it is planning to launch attacks on oil installations in the next few days. The group claimed responsibility for most attacks on oil facilities in the Niger Delta in 2016 which cut Nigeria’s crude production from a peak of 2.2 million […]
To appear before Reps committees Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, and the Group Managing Director, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Baru, are to be investigated over controversies surrounding subsidy payments. They are to be joined by the executive secretary, Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA. The trio will appear before the House […]
The Federal Character Commission (FCC), has denied allegation that commission indulge in job racketeering. Reacting to a media publication published in a national daily, not (LEADERSHIP) the commission said that the acting executive chairman, Dr. Shettima Abba was quoted out of context during a Senate Committee hearing on the FCC 2018 Budget defence. The commission […]
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A 13-year-old boy (names withheld), has revealed how he has been sodomised several times by a 19-year-old football coach. The young man, while recounting his ordeal, recalled that “after having sex with me, he normally gives me either N100 or N200.” The coach, who is with the Police Officers Wives’ Association, POWA, team, was arrested […]
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The Senate says it is poised to unraveling alleged extortion and imposition of charges, among other hardships inflicted on pilgrims by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON). The upper legislative chamber, made the vow [...]
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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Wednesday berated the Federal Government over its refusal to fly the nation’s flag at half mast to mourn the victims of the herdsmen killing in Benue state. The Chairman of CAN in Ondo State, Reverend Ayo Oladapo said it was disturbing that the Federal Government remained deaf and […]
lagos—LAGOS State Commissioner of Police, CP, Imohimi Edgal, yesterday, warned that any policeman caught in unprofessional acts, especially cultism would be dismissed from the Nigeria Police Force, NPF.
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Ebonyi state government has shut down all private, government and mission schools in the state following the out break of Lassa Fever in the state which has claimed the lives of health workers in the state and left many critical at Irrua specialist hospital. The State Commissioner for Education, Prof John Eke who made the […]
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The immediate past Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, on Wednesday condemned, in strong terms, the alleged killings by Fulani herdsmen in Benue state and other parts of the country. Mimiko was speaking while [...]
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ABUJA—THE Senate, yesterday, rejected the report of the Committee on Downstream Petroleum sector that investigated Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, crisis across the country.
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The apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has rejected the proposal by the Federal Government to establish grazing colonies for Fulani herdsmen across the country, saying the recent killings of people by the herdsmen in Benue and Taraba states have exposed the dangerous path, which Nigeria would be walking through such a gamble.
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Fear, shame and stigma make millions of women undergo abortion in discreet, unsafe, illegal clinics, risking their health and lives. But, in this report by SADE OGUNTOLA, experts are of the view that averting these [...]
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A few years back, an illiterate, middle aged woman came to my clinic for consultations. She had been proud to announce at the reception that she was a casual labourer at a construction site. Her [...]
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Last week, we started a discussion on the negative trajectories that accompany stereotypes about our different ethnicities and religious groups. Stereotypes describe sweeping generalisations that we make based on the false assumption that all members [...]
Nigeria’s Super Eagles team B’s performance against Rwanda in their opening game of the CAF African Championship in Morocco, has attracted comments from the Argentine media.
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