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Mayor of Rio to welcome Team Nigeria to Brazil

By Kayode Tijani, Abuja Representatives of Team Nigeria would take the centre stage on Wednesday by 10 a.m. when the Mayor of Rio, Eduardo da Costa Paes among other army of dignitaries welcome the largest black populated nation in the world to the Games Village of the Summer Rio Olympics. 

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El-Rufai lauds Bakare for persuading him to return to politics

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has credited Lagos preacher, Pastor Tunde Bakare for his contribution to his emergence as governor of the North Western state. 

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Jakande leads youths on environmental sanitation awareness campaign

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos A former Minister for Works and first elected Governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande has urged Nigerians to continue in the habit of environmental cleanliness, which he counseled must be on a daily basis. 

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Ansar Ud Deen Society honours Gbajabiamila

L-R: Member, House of Representatives, Hon. Raphael Nnena Igbokwe; Leader of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila; his mother, Lateefat Gbajabiamila; and National Missioner of Ansarudeen Society of Nigeria, Sheikh AbdulRaman Ahmad at the conferment of Ansarudeen Merit Award on the House Leader in Lagos on Sunday… Photo Credit: Office of the House Leader

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Military adopts post-dialogue measures against Avengers

By Samuel Tombra, Yenagoa The top hierarchy of the Nigerian Armed Forces has put in place post-dialogue security measures for militants in the Niger Delta region of the country.

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Telecom firm, Agricom appoints Atiku as chairman

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja A telecom firm, Agricom Field Services Network has appointed former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as its new chairman. 

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Ambode upbeat says Eko Atlantic Project, money spinning venture

 By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has expressed confidence that the Eko Atlantic Project will not only boost the economy of the state, but also increase its Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). 

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African Leadership Magazine votes Ambode as best performing governor

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos The African Leadership Magazine has elected Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode as the best performing governor in the country. 

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SERAP asks Dogara, others to step aside over allegations of budget padding

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives Mr Dogara Yakubu requesting him and other principal officers implicated in the allegations of budget padding to stand aside.

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Ex-Cameroonian goalkeeper, Bell laments shabby burial treatment for Keshi

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos The torrents of tributes have continued to pour in for the memory of recently departed former captain and coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Mr. Stephen Keshi whose remains were interred last Friday.

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