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Ambode commissions Abule Egba, Ajah fly-overs, Lekki roads

…To Construct Badore, Regional Roads In Lekki …Approves Rehabilitation Of Abule Egba Inner Roads, Building Of Shopping Mall Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday commissioned the Ajah and Abule Egba Flyovers, saying that both bridges were creative solutions by his administration to address the perennial traffic associated with the areas, as well as boost economic activities in both ...

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FG cries out, says Indigenous Languages Endangered, May Go Into Extinction

By Maxwell Adeleye The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the country’s indigenous languages are endangered and could go into extinction in no distant future if urgent steps are not taken to reverse the trend.

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Fayose declares Friday work-free day to honour late Adebayo

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has declared Friday, May 19, a work-free day in the state in honour of the late General Adeyinka Adebayo, the former Military Governor of the old Western Region. Fayose said this during a meeting with members and executives of National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools (NAPPS) in Ado-Ekiti on Tuesday.

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‘Reject proposed wasteful spending by the National Assembly, SERAP tells Osinbajo

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo requesting him touse his good offices and leadership position “to put pressure on the leadership of the National Assembly to cut the proposed apparently wasteful and unnecessary spending on the number of expensive official vehicles, legislative aides, travels and transportation, souvenirs, and photocopiers.”

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Stay off Lagos roads, Ambode orders Vehicle Inspection Officers

…Urges FRSC To Restrict Operations To Highways …Commissions Pedestrian Bridges, Lay Bys, Slip Road in Ojodu Berger Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday put the uncertainty concerning the absence of Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) on Lagos roads to rest once and for all, stating categorically that he has asked them to stay off the roads permanently.

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Okpekpe Race: Edo Govt to roll out 3-yr programme, as organizers appreciate govt

Edo state government is to set up a technical committee to plan a three year development programme for the Okpekpe 10 kilometer road race ahead of the May 12 date already set aside for next year’s event.

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Policemen rob doctor coming from emergency of N45,000

A Lagos medical practitioner, who identified himself only as Dr Itan, has accused policemen from the Area M command of stealing N45,000 from him.

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Why Nigeria is not winning corruption war – Saraki

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has said the reason why Nigeria has not been able to win the fight against corruption is because the grounds for the fight has been sensationalism.

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Your propaganda against Akeredolu can not fly, group berates opposition on Ondo salary arrears

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By Victoria Hanson A Socio-Political Group, Ondo for Truth has warned the members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and detractors within the APC in the state to desist from blackmailing the Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, over the unambiguous comment made by the Governor during the submission of the report of the committee constituted by the state government ...

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Osun Set to Deploy 600 Education Marshals to Schools Enforce Discipline

By Maxwell Adeleye In its bid to restore sanity to the education system and enhance teaching and learning process in all the public schools across the state, the Government of the State of Osun is set to deploy 600 Education Marshals to all public schools in the state. The scheme, when fully constituted, will help curb all forms of indiscipline ...

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