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  • Libya Deports 1,521 Nigerians In 15 Months

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    No fewer than 155 Nigerians were yesterday deported from Libya, making it about the fourth batch of Nigerians arriving the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, from Libya in the last two months. The deportees were nabbed after unsuccessful attempts to cross over to Europe from the North African region. The returnees, who were largely…

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  • Peace Agreement Not Political Solution To PDP Crisis – Makarfi

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    Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, Chairman, National Caretaker Committee, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), said peace agreement between him and Ali Modu Sheriff was not “political solution’’ to the party’s crisis. Makarfi stated this in a statement by the Spokesman of the committee, Mr Dayo Adeyeye, on Friday in Abuja. Sheriff and Makarfi groups on Thursday met with…

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  • Naira Consolidates Strength Against Dollar

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    The Naira on Friday in Lagos consolidated its position against the dollar at the parallel market, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The Nigerian currency on Friday afternoon exchanged between N380 (buying rate) and N390 (selling rate), stronger than N400 recorded on Thursday, while the pound sterling and Euro closed at N490 and N430….

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  • Police Rescue Woman Who Attempts To Jump Into Lagoon

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    The Police Command in Lagos State on Friday said it had rescued one Taiwo Momoh who attempted to jump into the Lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni, told newsmen in Lagos that Momoh was in a taxi heading toward Oworonshoki on Third Mainland Bridge when she…

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  • Police Have Subdued Kidnappers In Imo – CP

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    The Commissioner of Police in Imo, Mr Taiwo Lakanu, said on Wednesday that the police had subdued kidnappers in the state. Lakanu also said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the security situation in the state had stabilised. He said latest security report showed that kidnapping activities had been reduced…

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  • Bishop David Oyedepo Proffers Solutions To Nation’s Food Deficit

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    Bishop David Oyedepo, Chancellor, Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara, on Wednesday said that raising agricultural practitioners was one of the best solutions to food scarcity in the country. Oyedepo, founder of the Living Faith Worldwide International, also known as Winners Chapel, gave the suggestions during the institution’s 6th Founder’s Day celebration in Omu-Aran. He said that…

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