Vadi Lifts Suspension On Soweto Taxi Routes

[News24Wire] The suspension of the Witwatersrand African Taxi Owners Association’s (Wata) operating rights in Soweto has been lifted, Gauteng Transport MEC Ismail Vadi said on Monday.

[News24Wire] The suspension of the Witwatersrand African Taxi Owners Association's (Wata) operating rights in Soweto has been lifted, Gauteng Transport MEC Ismail Vadi said on Monday.

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Ayine – Passing Audit Autonomy Bill Will Engender Accountability, Corporate Governance

[This Day] Recently, the Auditor-General of the Federation, Mr. Anthony Ayine hosted a retreat for stakeholders including the Public Accounts Committees of the National Assembly in Lagos. He also used the opportunity to outline his audit agenda as well…

[This Day] Recently, the Auditor-General of the Federation, Mr. Anthony Ayine hosted a retreat for stakeholders including the Public Accounts Committees of the National Assembly in Lagos. He also used the opportunity to outline his audit agenda as well as make a case for the passage of the Audit Autonomy Bill currently before the Senate. Excerpts:

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Two Alive, 3 Bodies Recovered After Boat Capsizes in Lamu

[Nation] The ODM candidate for Lamu East Constituency seat in the just-concluded General Election Mr Shekue Kahale who was reported missing together with 11 other people after the boat they were travelling went missing has been found alive.

[Nation] The ODM candidate for Lamu East Constituency seat in the just-concluded General Election Mr Shekue Kahale who was reported missing together with 11 other people after the boat they were travelling went missing has been found alive.

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Any Plan By Govt to Re-Arrest Kanu’ll Be Resisted – MASSOB

[Vanguard] Abakaliki -The leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, weekend, said that it will vehemently resist any attempt or plan by the Buhari-led Federal Government to re-arrest the leader of the In…

[Vanguard] Abakaliki -The leadership of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, weekend, said that it will vehemently resist any attempt or plan by the Buhari-led Federal Government to re-arrest the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu in the country.

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We’ve Beefed Up Security Along Benin-Lagos Express Road – Edo CP

[Vanguard] Benin City -The Edo State Police Commissioner, Mr Haliru Gwandu, weekend, disclosed that security had been beefed up on the Benin-Lagos express road with the deployment of Armoured Personnel Carrier, APC, which he said now patrols the road.

[Vanguard] Benin City -The Edo State Police Commissioner, Mr Haliru Gwandu, weekend, disclosed that security had been beefed up on the Benin-Lagos express road with the deployment of Armoured Personnel Carrier, APC, which he said now patrols the road.

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PenCom Kicks Against Bill Excluding Paramilitary From Pension Scheme

[Daily Trust] The National Pension Commission (PenCom) on Friday kicked against the bill seeking to exclude paramilitary organisations including the police from the Contributory Pension Scheme(CPS).

[Daily Trust] The National Pension Commission (PenCom) on Friday kicked against the bill seeking to exclude paramilitary organisations including the police from the Contributory Pension Scheme(CPS).

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Worrisome Resurgence in Attacks By Boko Haram

[Vanguard] Nigerians were already acclaiming the decimation of Boko Haram Islamist insurgency as a major accomplishment of the President Muhammadu Buhari government after two years in power when, suddenly, it made a disheartening resurgence.

[Vanguard] Nigerians were already acclaiming the decimation of Boko Haram Islamist insurgency as a major accomplishment of the President Muhammadu Buhari government after two years in power when, suddenly, it made a disheartening resurgence.

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UN Resumes Humanitarian Operations in Borno After Military Raid

[Vanguard] The United Nations has fully resumed its humanitarian operations in Borno State after last Friday’s suspension of activities in protest against raid of its humanitarian base camp in Maiduguri by the military.

[Vanguard] The United Nations has fully resumed its humanitarian operations in Borno State after last Friday's suspension of activities in protest against raid of its humanitarian base camp in Maiduguri by the military.

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One Week After Ozubulu Killings – Panic, As Gunmen Kill Two Near Onitsha Church

[Vanguard] There was panic among worshippers of Assemblies of God Church, Oguta Road, Onitsha, Anambra State, yesterday, as gunmen shot dead a policeman and civilian at a checkpoint within the precincts of the church.

[Vanguard] There was panic among worshippers of Assemblies of God Church, Oguta Road, Onitsha, Anambra State, yesterday, as gunmen shot dead a policeman and civilian at a checkpoint within the precincts of the church.

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