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COVID-19: Lagos State To Reopen Tertiary Institutions On September 14

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has lifted the lockdown placed on tertiary institutions, ordering them to be reopened from Monday, September 14. Disclosing this development during a regular briefing on the state’s COVID-19 status on Saturday, August 29, Sanwo-Olu also announced that primary and secondary schools are also tentatively scheduled to re-open from…

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Sanwo-Olu Says Lagos May Lose N240bn Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

According to Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration, a revenue decline of N20bn has been envisaged in the state as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Punch reports. The governor made this known during his Thursday keynote address at the 10th annual public lecture of the Lagos State Public Service Chapter of the Institute of Chartered…

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Fani-Kayode Further Apologizes For Lashing Out At Journalist In Calabar: ‘I Disappointed Myself’

After withdrawing the word ‘stupid’ used during a viral outburst towards a journalist in Calabar, former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has apologized for the verbal harassment during a recent press conference. The ex-Minister also apologised to the Nigeria Union of Journalists, family members, friends, and colleagues of the Daily Trust reporter, Channels TV. Speaking on Friday during a…

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Nigeria Condemns Harassment Of Citizens In Ghana, Says It Won’t Be Tolerated

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has called out Ghana’s harassment of Nigerian business owners and residents. In a statement signed by him, he noted the Federal Government is deeply concerned by the incessant harassment and the progressive acts of hostility towards the country by Ghanaian authorities and will no longer tolerate it. As…

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Lagos Authorities Confirms Death Of Third Victim From Ikeja Helicopter Crash

The third victim of Thursday’s helicopter crash in Lagos had been reported dead, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) confirmed on Friday August 28. The Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) had earlier confirmed that two persons died in the accident. Dr Femi Osanyintolu, LASEMA chief, had also noted that the third victim had been rushed to the Lagos State Teaching Hospital for…

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OB Cuisine: You Should Try Out A Foodies Journal’s Sweet Potato Pottage

Nigerian food blogger, A Foodie’s Journal is back with another mouthwatering recipe, and this time, she shows us how she makes Sweet Potato Pottage. Taking to Instagram, she says it’s her favourite pottage. You should try out her delicious recipe for a guaranteed weekend treat. Watch and learn below. View this post on Instagram What’s your favorite…

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Nigeria Maintains Low Record Of COVID-19 Cases As Toll Surpass 53,000

According to the latest data confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), there are 160 new COVID-19 cases which has taken the total infections to 53, 477. The update which was disclosed on Friday night noted that , the new cases were recorded in the Lagos, the Federal Capital Territory and 13 other states. While Plateau…

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Two Reported Dead As Helicopter Crashes Into Building In Ikeja, Lagos

A tragic helicopter accident has killed two people and critically injured one person in the Opebi area of Lagos State on Friday August 28, according to Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA). According to statement released by the agency, the helicopter is a Bell 206, with registration number 5N BQW which belongs to Quorum Aviation Ltd. It…

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Petition To Probe Tinubu Receives Over 16,000 Signatures

The internet is less than pleased about All Progressives Congress leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu yet again as a petition on Change.Org demanded him to be investigated has garnered over 16,000 signatures. Titled, ‘Calling on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate Bola Tinubu for contravening the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act of 2011, by having bullion vans ferry alleged large…

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