Seyi Makinde Scraps NURTW, Takes Over Motor Parks

Following the spate of violence across Ibadan, the Oyo State capital in recent times, Governor Seyi Makinde has proscribed the activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in the state. The government who declared the activities of the Union illegal with immediate effect also announced the taking over of all parks and […]

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Naira Marley: GTB officer, Master Card official, seven others to testify

GTB officer, Master Card official, seven others to testify against Naira Marley The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is set to present nine witnesses in its case against musician Azeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, The PUNCH can report. According to court documents obtained by our correspondent, the witnesses would give evidence of their investigation, tender […]

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The Economist- Nigerians Got Poorer In Buhari’s First Term

Long lines of lorries stretch like tentacles from Apapa port, the largest in Nigeria. Drivers doze in their cabs, feet flung over dashboards; some sling hammocks beneath the chassis. Musa Ibrahim, an ebullient trader, says he has been queuing for two days. He gestures at empty buildings. “Most of the companies you see here they […]

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Live Pictures from Keep Nigeria Clean Exercise

#9jatrendingnews #creativehandsinitiative On Saturday, 25th of May 2019 , Creative Hands Initiative, an NGO based in Benin City, Edo State, held her Fourth Clean up exercise, tagged “Keep Nigeria Clean, Edo State Phase IV”. The NGO led by former SUG Vice President, University of Benin, Miss Sonia Obasuyi, charged Nigerians on the need to maintain […]

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Presidential Taskteam On Restoration Of Law And Order In Apapa

Operational Guidelines and Modus Operandi on the Implementation of Presidential Directive on Apapa Gridlock Resolution   1. Stakeholders’ engagement is critical. Continuous stakeholders engagement.   2. Restoration of Law and Order to guide Port Area traffic via the deployment of:   i. An efficient and effective traffic management plan for the entire port area traffic, […]

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Theresa May Announces Her Resignation As British Prime Minister

Theresa May has bowed to intense pressure from her own party and named 7 June as the day she will step aside as Conservative leader, drawing her turbulent three-year premiership to a close. Speaking in Downing Street, May said it had been “the honour of my life” to serve as Britain’s second female prime minister. […]

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