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Heirs Holdings Investee Companies Shine at Pearl Awards…Sweep Up Six Awards

Heirs Holdings congratulates investee company, United Capital Plc for multiple awards won at the Pearl Awards Nigeria: L-R: Bunmi Akinremi, MD, Investment Banking, United Capital Plc.; Tony O. Elumelu, CON, Chairman, Heirs Holdings; Toyin Sanni, Group CEO, United Capital, Plc.; Jude Chiemeka, MD, Securities, United Capital Plc.; Sunny Anene, MD, Asset Management, United Capital Plc, during the presentations of the PEARL’ awards won by United…

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Donald Trump Celebrates Matt Lauer Firing On Twitter, Demands NBC News Be Investigated

President Donald Trump took time out this morning from “taking care of” North Korea’s Tuesday intercontinental ballistic missile launch, as he promised, cutting taxes for corporations and killing Obamacare to tweet about NBC News’ bombshell morning announcement it had fired longtime Today show anchor Matt Lauer. “Wow, Matt Lauer was just fired from NBC for ‘inappropriate sexual behavior in the…

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VP Prof. Osinbajo Presides Over Federal Executive Council Meeting Today

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The FEC meeting which commenced at 10:55 am had in attendance Ministers of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and Science and Technology, Mr. Ogonnaya Onu. Others were Ministers of Trade and Investment, Mr. Okechukwu Inelema; Agriculture, Audu…

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Lagos Releases Phone Number For Lodging Complaints About Bad Roads

It is now possible to lodge complaints about bad roads in and around Lagos State. The Lagos State Public Works Corporation (LSPWC), on its official Twitter page, shared a number through which complaints can be lodge on the state of roads. The account wrote: You can now lodge complaints about bad roads in your area. Simply take…

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Video: Maina Breaks Silence, Begs Buhari For Chance To Prove Innocence

Embattled former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr Abdulrasheed Maina, has finally broken silence on the allegations of corruption levelled against him. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Channels Television, Maina insisted that he was innocent of the allegations preferred against him and appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to give him…

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Migrants For Sale: Slave Trade In Libya

Libya’s UN-backed government says it is investigating allegations that hundreds of African refugees and migrants passing through Libya are being bought and sold in modern-day slave markets. According to reports, the trade works by preying on the tens of thousands of vulnerable people who risk everything to get to Libya’s coast and then across the…

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239 Nigerian Migrants from Libya Landed in Lagos!

Federal Government Of Nigeria in collaboration with IOM (International Organization of Migration) have been working together in facilitating the return of Nigerian Migrants in Libya for over a year now. Many had traveled illegally through the desert trying to reach Italy via Libya before finding themselves in tight situations, thrown into jail for illegal entry…

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TBS, National Theatre, Others For Sale – FG

The Federal Government has concluded plans to sell the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) Lagos and the National Arts Theatre, also in Lagos, to generate sufficient revenue to finance the country’s annual budgets for the next three years (2018-2020). This was disclosed by the Director General of Budget Office, Ben Akabueze, who told the House of Representatives…

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Ikoyi Whistle-Blower Sues EFCC

The whistle-blower, Abdulmunmini Musa, who reportedly provided the information leading to the seizure of $43m, N23.2m and £27,800 (N13bn) from an apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos state, has sued the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Also joined in the suit filed at the Federal High Court, Abuja, are the Federal Ministry of Finance, and the Attorney General…

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Late Boko Haram Leader’s House To Be Converted To Museum

The Borno Government has revealed that it will convert the house of the former leader of Boko Haram sect, Mohammed Yusuf, to a museum. The state Commissioner for Home Affairs, Information and Culture, Dr Mohammed Bulama, disclosed this at the sidelines of the 9th National Council for Culture, Tourism and National Orientation held in Dutse,…

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