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    Ambode Mourns Passage Of Former Minister, Kuforiji-Olubi

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    Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday expressed shock and sadness over the death of foremost accountant and a former Minister of Commerce and Industry, Dr. Bola Kuforiji-Olubi. Dr. Olubi, who was a former President of Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN), was appointed the first female Chairman of United Bank of Africa…

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  • AMBODE MOURNS PASSAGE OF FORMER MINISTER, OLUBI

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    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday expressed shock and sadness over the death of foremost accountant and a former Minister of Commerce and Industry, Dr. Bola Kuforiji-Olubi. Dr. Olubi, who was a former President of Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN), was appointed the first female Chairman of United Bank of Africa…

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  • HOUSE

    Housing Deficit And Matters Arising

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    GEORGE OKOJIE takes a look at the nation’s housing sector and some pragmatic steps being taken to address the widening gap between demand and supply in properties in the country. It is becoming very obvious that the current home ownership delivery system needs to be reviewed to ensure people have access to decent homes as…

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  • GOTV

    GOtv Boxing Night 10: Edo Boy Vows To Win African Welterweight Title For Nigeria

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    Stanley “Edo Boy” Eribo, national welterweight boxing champion, has vowed to defeat Tanzania’s Meshack “Smart Boy” Mwankemwa, his opponent in the African Boxing Union (ABU) welterweight title bout at GOtv Boxing Night 10. The event, which holds on 26 December at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos, will feature six other fights,…

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  • Recession: Lagos To Give Out Houses On Rent-to-own

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    As part of efforts to cushion the biting effects of economic recession in the country, Lagos State government yesterday said it has concluded plans to start giving out houses built by the state government on rent to own basis. The state’s commissioner for Housing, Prince Gbolahan Lawal  who stated this at a press conference on…

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    Group Storm Lagos Assembly Over Abuse Of Human Right

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    Rights activists under the aegis of Human Rights Defenders and Advocacy Centre (HRDAC), on Thursday stormed the Lagos State House of Assembly, Alausa protesting abuse of human rights and calling for prosecution of security agents concerned. The group in a petition addressed to the Senate president, National Assembly complex which it handed over to the…

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