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Federal Ministry Stopped Us From Fixing Apapa Wharf Road – Nigerian Ports Authority

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said the Federal Ministry of Works, Power and Housing prevented it from fixing some parts of the deplorable Apapa port access roads. The agency spoke in reaction to wide condemnation by some port stakeholders, following a recent incident where a 40-foot container fell on three cars in Lagos. The General Manager,…

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UI Maintains ‘200’ UTME Score Benchmark, Admits 4000 New Students, Rejects 16,000

The University of Ibadan on Tuesday held an orientation programme for the newly admitted 4,000 students out of over 20,000 who sat its Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination.  According to NAN,  the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration) of the university, Prof Kayode Adebowale, presided over the three-day event. The  DVC said, “The number of candidates for the university…

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UBA Foundation Celebrates International Day of the African Child, with Special Reading, Mentoring Sessions

UBA Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, on Monday, joined the rest of the world to celebrate the International Day of the African Child. The day which has been set aside by the United Nations to celebrate children in Africa, recognises the courage of students who marched for…

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Fashion Icon and Artist, Gloria Vanderbilt Bows Out At 95

Mom to CNN’s Anderson Cooper, fashion designer, icon and heiress, Gloria Vanderbilt has unfortunately passed on after a month of battling with advanced stomach cancer, aged 95. According to her Anderson, She died in her Manhattan home with friends and family at her side. “Gloria Vanderbilt was an extraordinary woman, who loved life, and lived…

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Breaking: Former Egyptian President, Mohammed Morsi Dies In Court

According the Egyptian state media, former president, Mohammed Morsi has died! His death came just after he fainted after a court session. Just a year after he emerged the country’s democratic president, Morsi was outlawed by a mass protest. Egyptian state TV says the 67-year-old Morsi was attending a court session Monday in his trial…

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Robbery Suspect Snatches Woman’s Wedding Ring and Swallows It

A suspected traffic robber has allegedly swallowed his victim’s wedding ring after threatening to kill her in the Oshodi area of Lagos State. The suspect, 19-year-old Taofeek Adebayo, was on Friday arrested by the men of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command at OshodiOke together with his accomplice, Toheeb Tijani, 20,…

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EU Report Exposed Fraudulent Activities Conducted by INEC, APC During 2019 Election – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  has come out to state that the “fresh revelation” in the European Union (EU) report has vindicated the PDP and millions of Nigerians, on its claims that the February 23 presidential election was rigged to favour President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement by Kola…

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Governor Sanwo-Olu Launches Multimodal’s Warehouse and Showroom to Aid Water Transport Operations in Lagos

Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday, launched a purpose-built Warehouse and Showroom at the Boat Club in Lagos. The warehouse, which was built by Multimodal Transport Technologies Limited, will enable easy purchase of new spare parts for jetties and boats from the country. Speaking for the Governor at the unveiling in Lagos, Permanent…

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