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Lagos State Alert Residents On Over-Flooding

Lagos State government yesterday alerted residents living in the coastal and low lines areas of an impending over-flooding with the release of water from the Lagco Dam in Cameroun. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of the Environment, Oluwatoyin Onisarotu, said that the warning became necessary based on the outcome of the recent 2015 Flood Management Stakeholders Roundtable…

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25 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs Meet With Governor El-Rufai In Kaduna

 Executive Governors, Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, AbdulazizYari of Zamfara State and AlhajiAminu Bello Masari of KatsinaState,TonyElumelu Foundation Chief Operating Officer, AbimbolaAdebakin, with the Kaduna State based Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs at a meet-up session hosted by His Excellency Governor El-Rufai as part of his focus on promoting entrepreneurship in the state.  The Tony Elumelu Foundation…

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Tracee Ellis Ross Remakes Her Mother Diana Ross’ 1981 Classic Video “Work That Body”

Black-Ish star Tracee Ellis Ross has finally revealed her secret project to fans. The 42-year-old actress paid homage to her mother Diana Ross’ by recreating her classic 1981 hit “Work That Body”. Here’s what she said about the video: “I know it was a different time, it was the 80’s, but still, it didn’t feel…

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Former NSA Colonel Dasuki Charged For Firearms Possession

  Former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki(rtd) has been charged to court by the Department of State Services over possession of firearms without permit. The DSS in a statement Monday by its Acting spokesman, Mr. Tony Opuiyo, said Dasuki was charged to court based on evidence relating to possession of firearms without license, an…

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PDP Senate Divided Over Petition To Probe EFCC Boss Lamorde

 Senate President Bukola Saraki  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senate Caucus is divided over a petition being promoted by one of its senators, seeking to probe the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, over allegations of diversion of at least N1 trillion seized from corrupt and convicted persons. According…

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Air Force Intercepts & Destroys Two Boko Haram Trailers Carrying Logistics

The Nigerian Air Force in a statement by its spokesman, Air Commodore Dele Alonge, explained that Air Force Agusta helicopter on armed reconnaissance mission around the Nigeria-Cameroon border, destroyed two Boko Haram trailers said to have been covered and parked at different locations in the bush around the border town of Belel. The incident is…

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Alleged Multi-Million Dollar Family Hospital: Okonjo-Iweala’s Former Aide Calls Sahara Reporters Corrupt

Media Adviser to Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the immediate past Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Paul C Nwabuikwu, Sunday, faulted a media report suggesting that the former minister was building a multi-million dollar family health facility in Abuja, allegedly from the proceeds of her loot while in office. Nwbuikwu said in a…

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