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N-Power: Borno Governor Asks for 10,000 Extra Slots

The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima  has appealed to the N-Power governing body to consider giving 10,000 extra slots to Borno State in light of the huge needs for the Book Haram-hit state to recover from the devastating effects of various acts of terrorism carried out in the state over the years. He also appealed that Yobe and Adamawa ...

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We want a guaranteed future for Edo people – Deputy Governor

Edo State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, has restated the commitment of the present administration towards the provision of quality public school infrastructure even as priority will be accorded to skills acquisition by government in order for a guaranteed future for the citizenry.           The Deputy Governor made this assertion at the commissioning of a block of three ...

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We shall meet your demand soonest, Osun assures protesting members of NMA

                                                                                 By Maxwell Adeleye The government of Osun on Thursday appealed to Resident Doctors in the state to be calm and ...

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Ambode pledges support for First Annual Diaspora Festival in Badagry

…Nigerians In Diaspora Are Proud Of You, Dabiri-Erewa Tells Gov Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday pledged his administration’s commitment to make the first Annual Diaspora Festival in Badagry a major success, adding that a master plan that would prescribe strategies and programmes to boost the potentials of the ancient town was also underway.

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Phasing out yellow buses will create more jobs – Ambode

…Promises New Secretariat, Improved Welfare For Labour Union, Workers Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday allayed fears that plans by his administration to phase out the yellow commercial buses, popularly known as Danfo would lead to massive job losses, saying that it would instead create more jobs in the transportation sector.

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Lagos Speaker Tasks Traditional Rulers, Schools on Yoruba Language

Rachel Okporu Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa has tasked traditional rulers in the state to cultivate the habit of speaking Yoruba Language at public events. Obasa said this at the plenary, during the second reading of a bill to make the speaking of Yoruba Language in schools and organisations in the state compulsory ...

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Lagos Places Embargo On Approval For Filling Stations

The Lagos State Government has placed embargo on approval for construction of filling stations in all parts of the State till further notice, while a definite action will soon be taken on indiscriminate construction of event centres across the State, Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Wasiu Anifowose has said. Anifowose, who said this on Tuesday at the ongoing Ministerial Press ...

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Ambode hosts 2nd Quarter 2017 Town hall Meeting at Ojo

GOV. AMBODE HOSTS 2ND QUARTER 2017 TOWN HALL MEETING (7TH IN THE SERIES) AT OJO, LAGOS    PIX 01, 02, and 03: Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (middle), with his Deputy, Dr. (Mrs.) Oluranti Adebule (left) and APC Chieftain, Lagos West Senatorial District, Prince Rabiu Oluwa

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Buhari sympathize with Cross Rivers over tragic death of football fans in Calabar

 By Maxwell Adeleye President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the tragic event that took the lives of several Nigerians at a football viewing centre in Calabar, Cross River on Thursday night.

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Lagos Police demolishes criminal hideout in Isawo Ikorodu

    Pix 1: Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatai Owoseni (2nd right), with Commander, Rapid Response Squad (RRS), ACP Tunji Disu (right) with other Security operatives during the Police inspection of ongoing demolition of criminal hideouts in Ishawo, Ikorodu, on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. PIX 2: Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatai Owoseni (2nd right), with Commander, Rapid Response Squad ...

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