• Women Must Be Financially Empowered – Forum

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    Couples under the auspices of the Global Centre for Healthy Relationships and Leadership (GCHRL) have called for the  financially empowerment of women, no matter how small, so as to relieve their husbands in the day to day running of the households. The couples from different backgrounds who converged on Ibadan, Oyo State over the weekend…

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  • Stakeholders Cry Out, Want Land Use Act Repealed

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    Professionals, experts, practitioners and veterans in the real estate sector have cried out, identifying  the Land Use Act of 1976 as a major constrain to the survival of the sector despite its capacity to generate billions of naira and provide jobs for millions of Nigerians. The professionals in their professional, joined stakeholders to call for…

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    ‘Pure Water’ Scarcity Bit Harder In Ibadan

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    Residents of Ibadan, Oyo State have continued to lament the continued scarcity of ‘pure water’. LEADERSHIP learnt that there was plan by the pure water producer to arbitrary increase the price from N100.00 to N200.00. It was gathered that for the past one week, the distributor of the product have refused to sell to customers….

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    Auto Crash Fire Destroys 13 Vehicles, 12 Shops

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    Property worth million of naira were on Sunday morning gutted by fire resulting from an auto crash along Lagos-Ibadan expressway. The sole accident which occurred at Oremeji bus stop along the road, involved a long vehicle heading towards Lagos. Eye witness said that the vehicle had lost part of its body which hit a stationed…

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    Physically Challenged Couple Wed In Ibadan

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    Home for special people with disabilities, Jesus Kids witnessed  a historic wedding when physically challenged couple, Paul Egbezokhai Kadiri and Grace Olufunke Omooba were on Friday joined together as husband and wife in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The wedding ceremony of the couple, Kadiri (52) from Modakeke, Osun State and Grace (43) was  attended…

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    Oyo To Partner FG, USAID On Mosquito Nets Distribution

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    Wife of the Oyo State governor, Mrs Florence Ajimobi, has restated her commitment to the eradication of malaria in the state. She gave this assurance yesterday during a courtesy call by the Malaria Action Plan team in Ibadan. Recounting her activity during the campaign to distribute the insecticide treated nets in all the nooks and…

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    Strike: UI Needs N1.8bn, Gets N150m Annually – VC

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    The Vice Chancellor, University of Ibadan, Professor Idowu Olayinka has stated that the university needs N1.8 billion annually for effective and efficient running of the institution. However, while speaking with newsmen in Ibadan on the on-going strike by the non-teaching staff of the institution, he disclosed that the university receives about N150 million only from…

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    Govs Align With FG, Make Giant Strides In Agriculture

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    Kano, Ondo, Kebbi, Sokoto, Plateau, A/Ibom, Imo blaze trail Agriculture is being vigorously pushed to replace oil as the mainstay of the Nigerian economy. Our correspondents in the states reveal what the state governors are doing individually to reposition and revitalise agriculture. Reports from: Patrick Ochoga (Benin City), Alo Abiola (Ado Ekiti), Achor Abimaje (Jos),…

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