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FG begins health insurance for corps members

The Federal Government has commenced modalities for the compulsory enrolment of all serving members of the National Youth Service Corps on the National Health Insurance Scheme. The decision was aimed at providing all corps...

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Police shoot UNIOSUN students, colleagues protest

There was tension in Osogbo, the Osun State capital on Saturday as students trooped out to protest the shooting of two undergraduates of Osun State University who were playing football. Our correspondent gathered that...

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NUJ de-registers Shiite-owned Al-Mizan Newspaper

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Kaduna State Council, says it has de-registered Shiite sect-owned Al-Mizan Newspaper with immediate effect. NUJ announced this in a statement signed by the State Secretary of the union,...

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Man rapes, impregnates 14-year-old girl

A 22-year-old man, Bright Uwalaka, who allegedly defiled a 14-year-old girl and impregnated her, was on Friday charged before a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Uwalaka, who resides at No. 10, Hassan St., Ajangbadi,...

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LASTMA goes tough on traffic offenders, roadside traders

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority in conjunction with the state task force on environmental and special offences on Friday arrested hundreds of commercial motorcyclists plying one-way and restricted routes along the Agege, Iju,...

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Oyo, Osun pay N500m to end LAUTECH crisis

The Oyo and Osun state governments have paid N250 million each to the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) to end the crisis rocking the institution. The Nation confirmed the development from a very...

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Premium Times’ raid: NUJ, SERAP drag FG to UN

A human rights organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project and the Nigerian Union of Journalists have jointly described the recent arrest of the publisher of an online newspaper, Premium Times, Dapo Olorunyomi, as an...

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Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh ‘agrees to step down’

Incoming President Adama Barrow says outgoing leader of 22 years has finally agreed to cede and will leave the country. Gambia’s president has agreed to leave after weeks of refusal [File: Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters]...

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Our criminal justice system complicated -Ozekhome

Despite the arrest of some judges and their subsequent on-going trials, a constitutional and human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome believes that the judiciary still stands heads and shoulders above the other arms of government. ...