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Senate mulls life imprisonment for counterfeiters of food, drugs

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has hinted that convicted criminals found culpable of producing and selling counterfeit and fake drugs may be jailed for life.

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Buhari parleys Jonathan over N’Delta crisis

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari met with his immediate predecessor in office, former President Goodluck Jonathan at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Friday.

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Hajj Commission fixes fares for Muslim pilgrims

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The National Hajj Commission (NAHCON) has announced fares to be paid by intending pilgrims to this year’s Hajj in Saudi Arabia.

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Delta governor flays militants for killing soldiers

By Fegor Oghene, Asaba Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has condemned recent killing of Nigerian soldiers, and other civilians in Omadino, Warri South, Delta State, by suspected militants.

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LASG announces traffic diversion in Ajah over new bridge

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Lagos State Government has announced the commencement of construction of Ajah Reinforced Concrete Flyover.

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Police release list of Lagos candidates for recruitment

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos The Nigerian Police Force has released a list of successfully screened indigenes of Lagos State that applied for recruitment into the Police Force.

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Delta government says state not part of Biafra agitation

By Fegor Oghene, Asaba Delta State Government rejected the inclusion of the state as part of the proposed Republic of Biafra, reaffirming the belief of its people in one and united Nigeria.

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CCT makes u-turn, says Saraki’s trial resumes next week

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos In a move that could be termed as making a u-turn, the Code of Conduct Tribunal has fixed June 7th, 8th and 9th for the continuation of trial of Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki.

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Police say 338,227 candidates scale first hurdle for recruitment

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The leadership of the Police Service Commission (PSC), the body charged with the responsibility of recruiting personnel into the force has stated that it has shortlisted 338,227 applicants for the second phase of the process that would lead to their recruitment into the force.

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At Ogoni clean up flag off: Buhari reads riot act to oil thieves in Niger Delta

By Tom Amakri, Port Harcourt President Muhammadu Buhari has read the riot act to oil thieves in the Niger-Delta region with a resolve that the Federal Government would no longer tolerate theft and illegal refining of products in the region.

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