Eight Lastma Officials Arrested for Collecting N7,200 Bribe

[This Day] The Lagos State Government yesterday disclosed that eight of its Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) had been apprehended for allegedly collecting N7,200 bribe from a commercial bus operator.

[This Day] The Lagos State Government yesterday disclosed that eight of its Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) had been apprehended for allegedly collecting N7,200 bribe from a commercial bus operator.

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Kobs Go One Up As Heathens Plan ‘Big’ Names for Jinja

[Monitor] Kampala -Hima Cement Heathens were muted12-17 by Toyota Buffaloes at the semifinal stage in the opening leg of the Guinness sponsored 2017 National Sevens Circuit at Kyadondo Rugby Grounds won by rivals, Betway Kobs.

[Monitor] Kampala -Hima Cement Heathens were muted12-17 by Toyota Buffaloes at the semifinal stage in the opening leg of the Guinness sponsored 2017 National Sevens Circuit at Kyadondo Rugby Grounds won by rivals, Betway Kobs.

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PPPRA Remains Silent As NLC Alleges Attempt to Hike Fuel Price

[Leadership] Abuja -The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Authority (PPPRA) has refused to confirm or refute allegations by the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Comrade Ayuba Wabba who claimed during the weekend that the federal gover…

[Leadership] Abuja -The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Authority (PPPRA) has refused to confirm or refute allegations by the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Comrade Ayuba Wabba who claimed during the weekend that the federal government is attempting to hike the prices of petroleum products.

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Military Invasion – Govt Assures UN of Safeguarding Diplomatic Status

[Leadership] The federal government yesterday assured the UN of its commitment to respect and safeguard diplomatic status of the organisation’s personnel and property in Nigeria.

[Leadership] The federal government yesterday assured the UN of its commitment to respect and safeguard diplomatic status of the organisation's personnel and property in Nigeria.

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Locals and the War Against Terrorism

[Leadership] As the execution of the war on terror progresses in the main theatre, the North East of Nigeria, the military is worried that the cooperation they needed from the local population to go all out against the criminals has not been forthcomin…

[Leadership] As the execution of the war on terror progresses in the main theatre, the North East of Nigeria, the military is worried that the cooperation they needed from the local population to go all out against the criminals has not been forthcoming. The intelligence they had hoped to get from the natives who are on ground is coming in trickles if at all and the military is justifiably disturbed by this turn of events. Actually, the soldiers are beginning to see the unwillingness of the people to help with intellig

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Sisters Khainza, Buteme Combine to Earn Rhinos First Win

[Monitor] Kampala -Susan Khainza came off the bench at halftime to score the winner in Rhinos’ 2-1 victory over Weatherhead in the women’s National Hockey League today at Lugogo.

[Monitor] Kampala -Susan Khainza came off the bench at halftime to score the winner in Rhinos' 2-1 victory over Weatherhead in the women's National Hockey League today at Lugogo.

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Pension Fund Hits N6.5 Trillion

[Leadership] Lagos -The nation’s pension funds, under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS), grew to about N6.5 trillion as at the end of July 2017, even as the number of pension contributors rose significantly to 7. 6 million, LEADERSHIP has exclusive…

[Leadership] Lagos -The nation's pension funds, under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS), grew to about N6.5 trillion as at the end of July 2017, even as the number of pension contributors rose significantly to 7. 6 million, LEADERSHIP has exclusively gathered.

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