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Lagos Chief Judge, Olufunmilayo Atilade retires

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode; outgoing Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade; member of the State Judiciary, Justice Yetunde Idowu and Attorney General & Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem during the outgoing Chief Judge’s courtesy visit,

*Says judiciary has contributed immensely to Lagos success story By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has said that his administration will continue to give utmost priority to the welfare of serving and retired judges in the State so as to enable them continue to give their very …

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Joe Boy gets new opponent in GOtv Boxing 12

Oto “Joe Boy” Joseph boxing another opponent

For Commonwealth title By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos  Nigeria’s Oto “Joe Boy” Joseph has got a new opponent for the Commonwealth Africa lightweight title fight at the GOtv Boxing Night 12 on 1 October, 2017.                                 …

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CAS suit: Yayock loses, to face criminal charges

Sports federation elections...Charles Musa Yayock loses

*For alleged forgery of documents in Lausanne Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) sitting in Lusanne has thrown out a suit filed by North West zone aspirant to the board of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) Charles Musa Yayock, and his hidden sponsors. Defendants in the matter are the …

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Former PDP Senator, Kabir Jibril, is dead

Senator Kabir Jibril dies

Senator Kabir Jibril, who represented Kaduna Central Senatorial District, is dead. He died on Tuesday and has been buried according to Islamic rites. Cause of his death was not named yet. The deceased was at the National Assembly on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) between 2007-2011. He …

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2014 Confab was a gathering of thieves – Gov Akeredolu

Rotimi Akeredolu Ondo state governor...had to sack the protesting athletes for indiscipline

*Gani Adams, Yinka Odumakin are thieves, fraudsters *Afenifere caused underdevelopment of south west Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, (SAN) has thrown a dragnet of tantrum at two prominent Yoruba representatives at the 2014 national Confab saying that the gathering itself was that of thieves. The governor dropped the bombshell during …

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$1.6bn fraud: I can only be tried with Omokore – Diezani

EFCC gets forfeiture order against Diezani

*There is no fair hearing if I am excluded Former minister of petroleum resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, on Monday said that she is willing to appear in court to defend herself, but her name has been ‘surreptitiously’ left out of the list of defendants in the $1.9 billion, nine-count charge of …

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Onnoghen approves special anti-corruption courts

Justice Walter Onnoghen

*To speedily determine corruption, financial crimes Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Monday directed all Heads of Courts in the country to compile and forward to the National Judicial Council (NJC) comprehensive lists of all corruption and financial crime cases being handled by their various courts. Onnoghen gave …

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Pinnick: Where is the allowances of Flying Eagles?

Amaju Pinnick NFF President...board members feast on finances

*Team to protest to NASS on Thursday *Allege diversion of their monies With the simmering cloud of war falling on the beleaguered Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), matters of corruption in the allowance of players are already oozing out putrid smell, the first is the allowance of members of the last …

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Roads can generate power from passing traffic


*Lagos, Kano, Port Harcourt, Kaduna can serve national need The quest for a greener and friendlier economy demands unlikely sources of energy. How about traffic? Researchers at Lancaster University in England are working to develop materials that can be incorporated into asphalt and convert the rumbling vibrations of passing vehicles …

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Ogunjobi thank NFF bigwigs, stakeholders

Cutting the cake to celebrate Chief Ogunjobi's sponsored competition

*It was great having this quality of guests Following the successful organisation of the second edition of the Ogunjobi Golden Cup sponsored by former Secretary General of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi, the astute football administrator has expressed his profound gratitude to the top guns of the country’s …

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