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Lagos paid N941m to 228 retirees in November

The Lagos State Pension Commission said it paid 228 retirees a total of N941m in November. The retirees, the commission added, were from the state civil service, local governments, and State Universal Basic Education...

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I might give marriage another shot – Toke Makinwa

Popular On-Air Personality, OAP, Toke Makinwa, has said she may consider getting married again. Toke’s 18-month-old marriage to Maje Amaju Ayida hit the rocks when the latter impregnated his longtime girlfriend, Anita Solomon. The...

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Be patient with my government – Buhari begs ASUU

President Muhammadu Buhari, has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, for understanding, stressing that his administration is determined to meet their needs. Buhari made the appeal during the convocation ceremony of...

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You’re frustrated, need help, Waziri replies Ribadu

A former chairperson of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mrs. Farida Waziri, on Saturday, challenged her predecessor and 2015 governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Adamawa State, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, to “explain to Nigerians...

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MFM owns Prayer City – Olukoya

The General Overseer of the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, Dr Daniel Olukoya, on Saturday said that the MFM was the legitimate owner of the popular Prayer City located at Magboro, Ogun. Olukoya,...

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Ondo poll: APC leaders divided over Tinubu’s role

A week after the Ondo State governorship election, there are indications that the All Progressives Congress leaders, particularly the National Working Committee members, are still divided over a former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju...

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Kwara discovers 971 illegal teachers

The Kwara State Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Alhaji Musa Yeketi, on Friday disclosed that the state government had discovered 971 illegally employed teachers in the state. He also said the employment...

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Lagos State Becomes The 5th Largest Economy In Africa

Lagos State has emerged as the fifth largest economy in Africa, consequent upon which, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, disclosed that his administration is in the process of setting up an Economic Management Team, EMT, comprising...

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Osun Denies Receiving N82b From FG

The Osun state Government has Thursday debunked the insinuation making the round that the state has received a sum of N82bn from Federal Government. The state described as propaganda and blatant lie deliberately cooked...

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Man loses hands after torture by herbalist

A 26-year-old man, Oluwasegun Ayoola, has lost the use of his two hands after he was allegedly tortured by a herbalist in the Oke-Aro area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro learnt that the unidentified...

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Defection: APC, PDP Senate caucuses mend fences

The row that broke out in the Senate on Wednesday between All Progressives Congress (APC) senators and their Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterparts over the defection of the Ondo South Senator, Yele Omogunwa, has...

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13 die in Kwara accident

THIRTEEN persons died in an accident that happened on Wednesday in Otte, along the Ilorin/Ogbomoso expressway. The accident involved a hummer bus and a truck. Eyewitnesses said the bus driver was on top speed...