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Abuja Centenary City, a smart, inter-connected urban centre that draws on the latest technologies, will have a central business district, a financial centre, a museum and cultural centre to promote African and global arts, world-class hotels, business and technology parks, residential districts, an 18-hole golf course, and industry centres, sports
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Residents of Ibadan, Oyo State, who were affected by the Tuesday 20th June flooding have called on the state government to come to their aid, saying their property and means of livelihood were destroyed in the incident. Several houses, church buildings and vehicles were submerged after a downpour caused flooding
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It is often said “many days for the thief and one day for the owner”. In this case, it is about a kidnapper and not a thief. Well, they are all the same group of crooks. So it was that operatives of the Assistant Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari-led Intelligence
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An auto crash involving a white Mazda bus and a Mack truck in Ogun State has claimed the lives of at least ten persons, including a two-month-old baby and her mother on Thursday, 6th July at about 10.30a.m at Ibara village, on Abeokuta/Sagamu Expressway The Mazda bus with registration number TRE
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These white clad ladies and gentlemen are often not the kind of people, Nigerians want to see on the street. They are usually seen along the corridors of hospitals and clinics and at the bedside of patients; not on the streets. However, there was pandemonium at the Ministry of Health
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A 46 year-old pastor, Joseph Afolayan, who was arrested by the police in Osun State for alleged fraud, has attempted to hang himself in the police cell. Our correspondent gathered that Afolayan, a pastor with Freed Zone Church in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State, was arrested alongside his female friend, Miss
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Some unknown gunmen stormed a Turkish School, Nigerian Tulip International Colleges (NTIC), in Isheri, Ogun State on Friday night and abducted three female students, three female supervisors, a female cook, and a female teacher (Turkish). A statement issued by the school’s spokesman, Cemal Yigit, said the kidnappers breached the school’s
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A New Year usually begins with expectations of change. As individuals make personal resolutions, government establishments are often expected to render better services. However, the Air Force seems not to be towing the change line. The Air Force, yesterday, conducted an accidental air strike by its fighter jet at Rann
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Some unknown gunmen stormed a Turkish School, Nigerian Tulip International Colleges (NTIC), in Isheri, Ogun State on Friday night and abducted three female students, three female supervisors, a female cook, and a female teacher (Turkish). A statement issued by the school’s spokesman, Cemal Yigit, said the kidnappers breached the school’s
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A soldier, Musa Lawal, attached to the 13th Brigade of the Nigerian Army was on Thursday kidnapped by unknown gunmen along the busy Calabar Road in Calabar, Cross River State. Lawal had just stepped out of the bank when the gunmen bundled him into a waiting vehicle and whisked him