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Lagos Sacks 42 Health Workers, Seals 160 Facilities Over Negligence

Lagos State government said it has sacked no fewer than 42 health workers over negligence of duty, even as it sealed 160 hospitals and illegal pharmacies within the year under review. Meanwhile, the government yesterday disclosed that plans have been concluded to review the Mental Health Law of the state, to conform with current trends.…

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#LagosIsRecycling! Wecyclers Partners with LAWMA to Reward Nigerians for Recycling Waste Materials

Bilikiss Adebiyi-Abiola-  CEO of Wecyclers Wecyclers, a recycling company which offers convenient household recycling services has launched the #LagosIsRecycling campaign to encourage Nigerians to recycle their waste. #LagosIsRecycling is an initiative in partnership with the Lagos State Government. The goal of the initiative is to build a low-cost waste collection infrastructure while raising general awareness on the importance of…

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Supreme Court Judge Arraigned Over False Assets Declaration, Granted Bail

The Federal Government on Thursday arraigned a Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, on mostly charges of false asset declaration before the Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja. He, however, pleaded not guilty to the amended eight counts preferred against him by the Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation. Shortly after the…

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Chanchangi Airlines Chairman, Amadu Chanchangi Dies on His Way to Hospital

The Chairman of Chanchagi Airlines, Amadu Chanchagi on Wednesday, gave up the ghost. The Taraba-born, Kaduna-based billionaire died along Kaduna-Abuja road while on the way to a hospital in Abuja this morning. “He died along the road while we were rushing him to a hospital in Abuja, after a protractive illness,” according to a family…

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Buhari Orders Investigation into $50M, Suspends SGF, Babachir Lawal, NIA DG

Babachir Lawal President Muhammadu Buhari has caved in to pressure from the Nigerian Senate to suspend the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal. This is contained in a statement issued by the Presidential spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina on Wednesday. Recall that the Senate recently found Lawal guilty of complicity in the…

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Economic Recovery Plan: Elumelu Commends FG, CBN for Efforts at Stimulating Nigerian Economy

United Bank for Africa Chairman Mr. Tony Elumelu, has strongly commended the Federal Government and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for their efforts in stimulating the Nigerian economy, and bringing to bear a coordinated policy response that will positively jumpstart the Nigerian economy. According to Elumelu, recent actions by the Federal Government, including greater…

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Passengers Escape Death as Lagos-Bound Aero Contractors Flight Catches Fire Mid-Air | Video

A domestic passenger plane allegedly belonging to Aero Contractors reportedly burst into flames shortly after takeoff on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. According to a Nigerian Twitter user, @puffypearl, who said she was on board, narrated how the incident happened. She said the flight, which took off from Port Harcourt and bound for Lagos, started smoking…

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Just In: Abuja Airport Finally Reopens, Aviation minister, Hadi Sirika Makes First Landing

Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika The Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, has finally reopened following a six-week long closure for repairs on the runaway. Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, was aboard a test flight from Kaduna International Airport that arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Tuesday morning. It is the first…

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“Uncovered Monies Either Belong to Buhari’s Cabinet or Are Planted by Govt”, Fayose Blasts Lai Mohammed

  The governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose has said that the monies being discovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) belong to members of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government or are actually being planted by the government. Fayose was responding to the claim by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed…

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