Lagos, Stakeholders Endorse 14-Point Resolution to End Apapa Gridlock

[This Day] After ordering all articulated vehicles to stay away from the state, the Lagos State Government and other stakeholders have agreed to a 14-point resolution to restore order and sanity to Apapa where the nation’s busiest seaports and oil depo…

[This Day] After ordering all articulated vehicles to stay away from the state, the Lagos State Government and other stakeholders have agreed to a 14-point resolution to restore order and sanity to Apapa where the nation's busiest seaports and oil depots are all located.

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Senator Misau Accuses IG of Impregnating Serving Policewoman, Having Affairs With Two Others

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate wednesday constituted a seven-man ad hoc committee to investigate allegations of massive corruption and misappropriation of budgeted funds, levelled against the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate wednesday constituted a seven-man ad hoc committee to investigate allegations of massive corruption and misappropriation of budgeted funds, levelled against the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris.

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Mandela Widow Wades Into State Capture Row

[East African] Former president Nelson Mandela’s widow, Graca Machel has waded into the state capture debate, slamming some governing ANC party leaders for “betraying South Africans”.

[East African] Former president Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel has waded into the state capture debate, slamming some governing ANC party leaders for "betraying South Africans".

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Senate to Probe Baru Over $24bn Contract Awards, Insubordination

[This Day] Abuja -Following the dust raised over the letter written by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, to President Muhammadu Buhari, in which he accused the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian Nation…

[This Day] Abuja -Following the dust raised over the letter written by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, to President Muhammadu Buhari, in which he accused the Group Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, of illicit contract awards to the tune of $24 billion and insubordination, the Senate Wednesday constituted a nine-man ad hoc committee to probe the allegations made against the NNPC boss.

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INEC Accuses Political Parties of Violating Electoral Law

[This Day] Abuja -The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has slammed the leadership of political parties in the country for violating some key aspects of the Electoral Act.

[This Day] Abuja -The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has slammed the leadership of political parties in the country for violating some key aspects of the Electoral Act.

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Fight Against State Capture Cannot Be Left to Next Generation – Cosatu

[News24Wire] The fight against those who have captured and stolen from South Africa cannot be left to the next generation, said the general secretary of labour federation Cosatu, Bheki Ntshalintshali.

[News24Wire] The fight against those who have captured and stolen from South Africa cannot be left to the next generation, said the general secretary of labour federation Cosatu, Bheki Ntshalintshali.

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Western Cape Education Department to Finally Close Uitzig High School

[News24Wire] Uitzig High School in Elsies River, Cape Town, will be closed by the Western Cape education department at the end of 2017 following months of legal action preventing the school’s closure.

[News24Wire] Uitzig High School in Elsies River, Cape Town, will be closed by the Western Cape education department at the end of 2017 following months of legal action preventing the school's closure.

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22 Killed in Niger Boat Tragedy

[Premium Times] The Niger State Emergency Management Agency has confirmed the death of 22 people in a boat mishap around Mahuta community in Agwara Local Government Area of the state.

[Premium Times] The Niger State Emergency Management Agency has confirmed the death of 22 people in a boat mishap around Mahuta community in Agwara Local Government Area of the state.

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