Ooni of Ife visits Awujale, sues for unity in Yorubaland

By Tunde Ademola, Abeokuta

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has paid a royal courtesy call on the Awujale of Ijebulan, Oba Sikiru Kayode Adetona, Ogbogba II, in his (Awujale’s) palace in Ijebu-Ode on Friday.

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Crude tactics |- The Economist

MORE than 30 years ago, a young general swept to power in the fifth of Nigeria’s military coups since independence in 1960. The country he inherited was a mess: bled dry by pilfering politicians within and hammered by falling oil prices without.

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APC backs Ambode on moves to rid Lagos of gangs, cultism

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos

The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has thrown its weight behind Governor Ambode's resolve to rid Lagos of gangs and cults.

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Osun Tablet Of Knowledge Influenced Us To Give Out Tablets – VC, Unilorin

Joshua Dada

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof AbdulGaniy Ambali, has revealed how the introduction of the Tablets of Knowledge (Opon Imo) into schools by the Government of Osun influenced the decision by his institution to make it mandatory for every undergraduate of the university to have a tablet in the school. 

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Ajimobi, Alao-Akala, others mourn former IGP, Adewusi’s demise

Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi has described the death of a former Inspector General of Police(IGP), ChiefSunday Adewusi, as a great loss to the government and people of the state.

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Alleged corruption: I’ll respond to your letter in a formal manner, Saraki tells OBJ

President,Bukola Saraki,Wednesday,acknowledged receipt of a letter from former President Olusegun Obasanjo,drawing his attention to alleged corruption in the National Assembly.  

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Federation Accounts release N387b to FG, states, councils

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja

The Federation Account Allocation and Mobilation Committee (FAAC) has release, the sum of N387.8 billion to be shared among the federal, states and local governments as revenue for December, 2015. 

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Lagos seeks vigilance over Lassa Fever outbreak

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos

Lagos State Government has stated that it is doing all within its mean to defeat the deadly Lassa fever like it did during the outbreak of Ebola virus. 

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