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At Easter, Ambode Preaches Love, Sacrifice, Tolerance  

As Christians in Nigeria join their counterparts across the world to celebrate Easter, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has called on Nigerians to imbibe the spirit of tolerance, peaceful co-existence and sacrifice for one another, which Jesus Christ demonstrated throughout his period on earth. The Governor, in his Easter message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna, ...

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Easter: Change Your Lives For Good, Bishop Ezeokafor Tells Hypocrites

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Catholic bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has described all those Christians who, prefer to assume holy state during the Easter period and immediately return to their old sinful ways once the celebration is over as hypocrites. Bishop Ezeokafor, who stated this at St. Patrick’s Catholic Cathedral, Awka, in pre- Easter interview with journalists ...

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Anambra: Legislator-Elect Slams Incumbent For Saying Obiano Didn’t Construct Any Road In Orumba-North 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Chief Emeka Aforka, legislator-elect for Orumba-North state constituency in Anambra state, has slammed the incumbent representative of the council area in the 6th Anambra State House of Assembly Hon. Romanus Ugochukwu Obi over what he termed allegations of no road construction works in the council area. Aforka said such accusations were campaigns of calumny intended to spite ...

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Olowo’s Demise Was A Big Loss To Nigeria, Says Saraki  

Following the formal announcement by the Olowo-in-Council of the sudden departure of the Olowo of Owo, Oba Folagbade Olateru Olagbegi, President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has expressed sadness over the departure of the late king and described the death as a big loss to Nigeria at a time the nation’s leadership need wise counsel and experience to ...

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New N30, 000 Minimum Wage, Another Election Promise Delivered – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari on his assent to the new N30,000 minimum wage for Nigerian workers. In a statement, the National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Mallam Lanre Issa-Oniru, said truly, Nigerian workers deserve a new, improved and implementable minimum wage in view of current economic realities. He said,  “Commendably, the welfare of workers ...

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Lagos Begins Fixing Of Potholes, Lists 87 Major Roads

The Lagos State Government has begun immediate repairs of potholes across the State, with over 87 major roads enlisted for intervention. Special Adviser, Lagos State Public Works Corporation and Drainage, Engr. Temidayo Erinle, in a statement on Friday, said the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode had directed that the Corporation should commence immediate rehabilitation of critical roads across the State. He ...

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Atiku’s Petition, Buhari’s Defence And INEC’s Righteousness  

By Emmanuel Ekwueme Since the candidate of the PDP in the 2019 Presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, submitted his petition in which he contested the results and the conduct of the exercise, there has been all sorts of comments especially from the respondents, INEC and the APC. Judging from their comments, including those contained in their response to Atiku’s petition, one ...

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