Hausa community leaders in Lagos appeal to Sanwoolu to reconsider his ban on Okadas

LEADERS of the Hausa community in Lagos State have appealed to Governor Babajide Sanwoolu to review his recent ban on Okada commercial motorcycles in six local government areas as the move would deny their members of their livelihood.

 

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Nnamdi Kanu granted leave to watch all of Liverpool's games after revealing that he is a fan

INDIGENOUS People of Biafra (Ipob) leader Nnamdi Kanu has been granted leave to watch all of Liverpool's games while he in detention by the federal high court Abuja after he told the judge that he is a lifelong fan of the football club.

 

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I look forward to seeing which of the presidential aspirants will come up with an FDI-funded development plan that looks like thisI look forward to seeing which of the presidential aspirants will come up with an FDI-funded development plan that looks like

Ayo Akinfe

[1] We do not need loans or grants but proper foreign direct investment (FDI) to build up our industrial capacity. Consequently, all recent coronavirus-related loans must be written off

[2] Nigeria needs at least $100bn of FDI annually. International development agencies must agree to press industrialised countries to offer tax rebates to their private companies that invest in Nigeria

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Osogbo court rules that Senator Adeleke is the bonafide PDP gubernatorial candidate

SENATOR Ademola Adeleke remains on course to stand in the Osun State gubernatorial elections taking place on July 16 after a federal high court in Osogbo declared him the bonafide governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

 

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Federal government slams Northern Elders Forum for saying some parts of Nigeria could secede

NIGERIA'S presidency has slammed socio-cultural group the Northern Elders Forum (Nef) accusing it of delusional arrogance after the body said that some sections of the country were free to secede from the federation if they so chose to.

 

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Abuja high court strikes out six fresh charges brought against Ipob leader Nnamdi Kanu

INDIGENOUS People of Biafra (Ipob) leader Nnamdi Kanu has secured a significant legal victory today after the federal high court in Abuja struck out a fresh six-count amended charge brought against him by the federal government.

 

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Canuk AGM starts at 12 noon aboard MV Emerald on River Thames this Saturday

NIGERIA'S diaspora community in the UK will hold its 2022 annual general meeting on Saturday May 21 onboard the MV Emerald boat along the River Thames in an unprecedented break with tradition.

 

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West Ham set their sights on signing Nigerian striker Emmanuel Dennis from Watford

ENGLISH Premier League side West Ham United have set their sights on Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Dennis with a view to purchasing from relegated Watford during the forthcoming summer transfer window.

 

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As we continue to reel from the effects of Deborah Samuel's murder we need to look at the gender aspects of the problem too

Ayo Akinfe

[1] No none has said it but it is certain that one of the reason why Deborah's murderers were so enraged was because she was female. They were probably thinking: "How dare a common woman have the audacity to talk when we are discussing religion."

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Airline unions threaten to disrupt the activities of Aero Contractors amid fears it plans to sack 40% of its staff

NIGERIA's aviation unions have threatened to disrupt  the operation of domestic airline Aero Contractors’ amid rumours that the company's management is planning to sack 40% of its workforce as part of a cost-cutting measure.

 

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