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We would build on gains of security, Ambode assures Lagosaians

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday assured residents of the State that it was working hard to consolidate on the gains recorded over the past few months in reducing crime to the barest minimum,

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Peterside flays Wike over statements on President Buhari, military

By Tom Amakri, Port Harcourt

 

The governorship candidate of All Progressive Congress (APC) in April 2015 general election in Rivers State, Dr. Dakuku Adol Peterside has flayed what he considered as abusive statements

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Adebule, Lagos deputy governor condoles with Johnson over wife’s death

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos

 

Lagos State deputy governor, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule has paid a condolence visit to a former Military Governor of the state, Brigadier General Mobolaji Johnson (rtd.) over the death of his wife, Olufunmilayo who died on Saturday at the age of 76.

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Senate Leader rules out resignation for Saraki over CCT trial

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja

 

Senate Leader, Ali Ndume has ruled out the possibility of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki stepping down unless convicted by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT).

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SON raises alarm over substandard steel products in Nigeria

By Abimbola Fashakin, Lagos   Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has alerted the public of the volume of substandard iron and steel products in the country, saying there is large quantity in the market.   Director General of SON, Dr. Joseph Odumodu, who raised the alarm at a press conference in Lagos, said result of a monitoring and enforcement exercise ...

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NSCDC launches gunboats in Bayelsa to curb oil pipeline vandalism

By Samuel Tombra, Port Harcourt

 

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has inaugurated gunboats in Bayelsa State to tackle cases of pipeline vandalism and other maritime criminalities in the state.

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Ambode swears in new Perm Secs, urges service delivery

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos

 

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has swore-in two newly appointed Permanent Secretaries into the state’s Civil Service, with a charge on them to champion his administration’s quest to continue to improve on service delivery to the people.

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TSA: FG saves N2.3tr, says compliance rate of MDAs now 98 per cent 

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja

 

The Federal Government has stated that the total amount of money mopped up into the Treasury Single Account (TSA) has hit the sum of N2.3trillion.

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Rivers APC youth flays attack on campaign materials

By Samuel Amakri, Port Harcourt 

The youth wing of the Rivers State chapter All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the renewed destruction of the party campaign materials by some alleged hired political thugs in the state. 

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Labour shut out Ikeja Disco, demands Fashola’s removal

By Dotun Omolaja, Lagos

 

Members of the Organised Labour on Monday shut down the headquarters of Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company located in Alausa over the 45 per cent hike in the electricity tariff.

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