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Lagos police move against drug abuse in hotels

Mr Imohimi Edgal Lagos Commissioner of Police,

*Its now compulsory for operators to install CCTV cameras, other gadgets, says CP *Sets up 10-man committee to tackle menace frontally By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Police Command has warned operators of night clubs, beaches, hotels, bars, lounges, among others in the State to henceforth put internal security measures …

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COWLSO: Fear not to be more successful than your husbands

Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO)

*COWLSO urges govt to provide lands, grants for women in agri-business *Ambode’s infrastructural drive revolutionary – Bindow By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO) on Thursday concluded its three-day National Women Conference, with a charge on women to step up their entrepreneurial skills and not …

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NDDC Board: Ondo Youths plead to Senate for Aiyedatiwa

Senator Bukola Saraki President of Nigerian Senate...got letter from Maina but did not rule on it

*Senate inaction will continue to marginalise our people By Sandra Onyekwere Coalition of Ondo state Youths have appealed to the Senate to reconsider the screening of their representative on the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Mr. Lucky Aiyedatiwa, whose non clearance is making their state lose and …

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Malaria: Mrs Akeredolu decries death of women, children

Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu...decries malaria

*3million nets for Ondo against Malaria Wife of Ondo State governor, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, has lamented the rate at which pregnant women and children lose their lives as a result of Malaria caused by mosquito bites. Mrs Akeredolu made this observation after she was decorated as Net Ambassador for the …

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Chude Jideonwo, Adebola Williams launches new book at Yale

Jideonwo's book for launch at Yale

*In partnership with the Council on African Studies Chude Jideonwo and Adebola Williams, co-founders of StateCraft Inc., the nation-building company under RED, are set to host the launch of their new book, ‘How to Win Elections in Africa: Parallels with Donald Trump’ at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut on Wednesday, …

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Kogi Workers on strike are genuine civil servants – Labour 

Yahaya Bello of Kogi State...strike continues in his state

*Reply Governor Yahaya Bello *He’s owing more than two months, he knows too Leadership of organised labour in Kogi state on Tuesday told the state governor, Yahaya Bello that workers on strike are genuine workers and not political civil servants. The state Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) chairman, Comrade Onuh Edoka …

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IITA: Cassava farmers no longer to worry about weeds

A woman using a mechanical weeder in a cassava farm

*Plan is to double the national average yield of cassava By Debo Adeoye, Ibadan There will be no basis for the over 4.5million cassava farmers in Nigeria to worry about weeds or the weeding process in their farms again. The International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) just made a breakthrough …

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Ambode, Pedro, Falana, Utomi, celebrate at Afrika shrine

Felabration at the Afrika shrine

*Humble Smith, Nneka, Femi, Seun Kuti, others, thrill at special Lagos jump By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, hosted a well attended special Lagos Jump event at the New Afrika Shrine to round off Felabration 2017 in honour of the 79th posthumous birthday of Fela Anikulapo Kuti. …

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Prostitution by Nigerian girls has to stop – Abikoye

Ambassador Olufemi Micheal Abikoye...wants to stop prostitution

*Trafficking of the girls is a big headache Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Ambassador Olufemi Micheal Abikoye, is deeply saddened by the increasing number of young Nigerians engaging in prostitution in Ghana. Determined to put a stop to this, the High Commissioner has been holding talks with relevant authorities in …

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