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Contractor says Osun airport ready in 8 months

The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ready within eight months. Chief Executive Officer of AWOL Group of Company in charge of the airport project, Mr Nurudeen Ogunlade disclosed this at a news conference in Osogbo, the state capital on Thursday. The ...

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Strike: Labour suspends negotiation with Kogi over murder of unionist

The murder of a prominent Labour leader in Kogi State, Mr Abdulmumini Yakubu by unknown gunmen in Okene area of the state has prompted leaders of the organized trade union to suspend their negotiation with the state government. Prior to the assassination on Thursday, the labour leaders have been negotiating with the representatives of the state government over the prolonged ...

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Family urges prayers for Ekwueme’s recovery

The family of the country’s first Vice President, Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme has urged all Nigerians to pray fervently for his quick recovery from illness. This is coming just as the family in a statement early Thursday said the elder statesman is recuperating from his illness. The statement signed by his younger brother, Professor Laz Ekwueme said the doctors treating ...

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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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