Building Collapse – Lagos Files Fresh Charges Against Lekki Gardens Boss, Others

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Government has filed an amended charge before a Lagos High Court in Igbosere against the managing director of Lekki Gardens Estate Limited, Richard Nyong, and others, over alleged negligence in the events leading to the …

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Government has filed an amended charge before a Lagos High Court in Igbosere against the managing director of Lekki Gardens Estate Limited, Richard Nyong, and others, over alleged negligence in the events leading to the collapse of a building in Lekki area of the State on March 10, 2016.

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Collapsed Building Kills 3, Injures 1 in Anambra

[This Day] Awka -A four-storey building nearing its completion Wednesday collapsed in Oko community, Orumba North council of Anambra State killing three persons and injuring one. The incident happened at about 4am.

[This Day] Awka -A four-storey building nearing its completion Wednesday collapsed in Oko community, Orumba North council of Anambra State killing three persons and injuring one. The incident happened at about 4am.

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Matric Board Orders Over 60,000 Candidates to Rewrite Exams

[Premium Times] At least 62,140 candidates will have to re-write university admission examinations as the Joint Examination and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has delisted computer-based centres (CBT) from board examination as a result of technical deficie…

[Premium Times] At least 62,140 candidates will have to re-write university admission examinations as the Joint Examination and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has delisted computer-based centres (CBT) from board examination as a result of technical deficiencies, extortion, organised examination malpractice and other infractions.

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FAAN Test-Run Upgraded Safety Scanner At Lagos Airport

[Leadership] The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has carried out a test-run on an upgraded baggage scanner machine that could detect explosives, narcotics and other prohibited items at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.

[Leadership] The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has carried out a test-run on an upgraded baggage scanner machine that could detect explosives, narcotics and other prohibited items at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.

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Lagos to Open ‘Door of Return’ to Africans During Diaspora Festival in Badagry

[Vanguard] The ‘Door-of-No-Return’ made popular during the transatlantic slave trade in Africa will become the ‘Door- of-Return’ during the Diaspora Festival slated for between Aug. 23, 2017 and Aug. 25, 2017 in Badagry.

[Vanguard] The 'Door-of-No-Return' made popular during the transatlantic slave trade in Africa will become the 'Door- of-Return' during the Diaspora Festival slated for between Aug. 23, 2017 and Aug. 25, 2017 in Badagry.

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Rain Destroys 150 Houses in Kano

[This Day] Kano -Not less than 150 houses and farmlands were destroyed following a heavy downpour in Gwarzo Local Government of Kano State in the wee hours of Tuesday.

[This Day] Kano -Not less than 150 houses and farmlands were destroyed following a heavy downpour in Gwarzo Local Government of Kano State in the wee hours of Tuesday.

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