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FG establishes new Air Force bases in Owerri, Katsina, Ilesa, others

By Isa Argungu, Gusau The Federal Government has established eight new Air Force bases across the country in its bid to curb rising security challenges in the country.

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Amosun Pays Severance for Gbenga Daniel’s Appointees, others

In furtherance of his commitment to the welfare of the people of Ogun State regardless of their political or religious leanings, Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, on Wednesday, cleared the backlog of severance allowance due to political appointees who served during the tenure of former Governor Gbenga Daniel.

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N409m fraud: Court fixes January for trial of Ogunlewe, others

By Ahmed Shobiye, Abeokuta The trial of a former Minister of Works, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Professor Olusola Oyewole and the Bursar, Moses Ilesanmi has been fixed for January next year.

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Artisans, others, besiege Lagos stadium for roles in Lagos marathon

By Femi Adefioye, Lagos Ahead of the Lagos City Marathon, many of the artisans, designers and events managers, who were excited to work for the Lagos State Government and other sponsors, thronged the Marathon Office at the Teslim Balogun Stadium last week.

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Fayose flays FG’s increment of workers’ PAYE tax, others, urges reversal

By Sunday Aloba, Ado-Ekiti Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has called on the Federal Government to rescind its decision to reduce workers salary through obnoxious increment in Pay As You Earn (PAYE) tax, pension and National Housing Fund (NHF) deductions.

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Pensioners beg Buhari over unpaid arrears, others

By Ismaila Akanji, Ibadan   Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has appeal to President Muhammadu Buhari to resolve the issues of non-payment of backlog of pension arrears to its members across the country.   National President of NUP, Dr Abel Afolayan who spoke on Wednesday in Ibadan while addressing newsmen at the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), secretariat said non-completion of ...

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Wike suspends 4 commissioners, others

By Tom Amakri, Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike of Rivers has suspended four commissioners, Head of Service and Special Adviser on Lands for three months. Special Assistant to the Governor on Electronic Media Simeon Nwakaudu, announced this in a statement in Port Harcourt. The governor did not, however, state the reason for the suspension in the statement. ...

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Group hails NJC over verdict on Osun judge, others

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja A group, Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders (CACOL) has praised the National Judicial Council (NJC) on its decision to sack errant judges from the bench.

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