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How we retained the University of Lagos name – VC

The University of Lagos name was retained because it was an institution set up by an act of parliament. Former President Goodluck Jonathan had wanted to rename it after late politician and philanthropist, Moshood Abiola. The out-going Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Prof. Rahamon Bello, disclosed this at the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Lagos. “University ...

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Ganduje rewards Kano Pillars basketball club, para soccer team with land, cash gifts

Kano State Governor, Alhaji Abdullahi Ganduje has rewarded Kwese Premier Basketball League champions Kano Pillars and the state’s para-soccer team with plots of land and cash gifts. The governor’s reward, which was announced during a reception at the Government House in Kano, was for the two teams’ performances last season. “We commend both teams for making the state proud and ...

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Algeria vs Nigeria: Iheanacho, Iwobi, Nwakaeme to lead Eagles attack

Alex Iwobi, Kelechi Iheanacho and Anthony Nwakaeme are the favourites to lead the attack of the Super Eagles of Nigeria against Algeria on Friday. The Super Eagles of Nigeria will file out against the Desert Foxes in an inconsequential Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier in Constantine, Algeria. The Eagles will be without three of their regular forwards- Odion Ighalo, Moses ...

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Detention: S’ Court fixes January on Dasuki’s appeal

The Supreme Court has adjourned hearing of the appeal filed by a former National Security Adviser (NSA) retired Col. Sambo Dasuki until January 25 next year. Dasuki is challenging the June 16, 2016 decision of the Court of Appeal, Abuja that dismissed his appeal challenging his continued detention. Justice Mohammed Dattijo had led the 5-man panel of justices that gave ...

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