Monthly Archives: April 2018

2019: Lagos Commences Massive Mobilisation Of Residents For PVCs

…translates eight laws into Yoruba, Egun, Pidgin languages, to work on six others The Lagos State Government on Friday said adequate arrangements have been firmed up to massively mobilize residents for the collection of Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) to enable them to fully participate in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. Speaking at the annual Ministerial Press Briefing to mark the ...

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Lagos Restricts Movement For Construction Of Pen Cinema Flyover

In its efforts to deliver the Pen Cinema Flyover on schedule, the Lagos State Government on Friday announced that there would be further restriction of vehicular movement at the Agege Intersection between Railway crossing and Church Street along Agunbiade Street in Agege. In a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works and Infrastructure, the Government said that due ...

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Breaking: Royal Baby Name Revealed As Louis By William And Kate

The wait to find out the newborn royal baby’s name is over – doting parents William and Kate have called their third child Louis Arthur Charles. Born on Monday, St George’s Day, at 11.01am, the baby was delivered in the Lindo Wing of St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London. A statement from Kensington Palace, released at 11am on Friday morning, read ...

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Gov Aspirant Worries Over Continued Flooding In Owerri

An Imo State governorship aspirant for the 2019 gubernatorial election, Nick Opara-Ndudu, has lamented the continued flooding of Owerri, the state capital and adjourning towns. He blamed the deluge of water on the ongoing urban renewal project which he said has resulted in the destruction of already provided infrastructure in the city. Opara-Ndudu, a former commissioner, who is seeking the ...

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Senators Call For Buhari’s Impeachment

• Reps suspend debate on president’s approval Senators were eager to commence impeachment proceedings, yesterday, but for the intervention of  Senate President, Bukola Saraki. The senators wanted the chamber to begin the process of the president’s impeachment immediately but, reason prevailed. They accused President Muhammadu Buhari of alleged violation of section 80 of the 1999 Constitution, as amended. Buhari was ...

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Killings: Catholic Bishops Ask Buhari To Resign

Amidst growing concerns about the recent killings by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the country, including two Catholic priests and 15 other worshippers in Benue State, the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. The CBCN urged President Buhari to stop presiding “over the killing fields and mass graveyard” that the country had allegedly become ...

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Benue Killings: Labour Party Commiserates With Catholic Church, Benue People

The National Leadership of Labour Party (LP) has commiserated with the Catholic Church, people and Government of Benue State over the slaughter of two Reverend Fathers, a Catechist and 14 others, in Ayer Mbalom, Gwer East Local Government Area of Benue State. In a Press Statement signed by the National Chairman of the Party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, the party condemned ...

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