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  • Big Brother Naija Show, Alien To Our Culture, Olulade Tells FG

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    Member representing Epe Constituency II in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Olusegun Olulade has called on the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed to  reconsider the implications of allowing the Big Brother Naija Show on the Nigerian culture and youths. Olulade, who is the Chairman, House Committee on Health Services, lamented…

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  • 6 Lagos Assembly PDP Lawmakers Defect To APC

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    Six out of eight PDP lawmakers at the Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday officially announced their defection to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) citing outstanding performance of Gov. Akinwunmi  Ambode among others. The defection was announced through a letter addressed to the Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa titled; “Letter…

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  • MAN Seeks N300bn Pharmaceutical Expansion Fund From FG

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    Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has urged the federal government to stimulate pharmaceutical manufacturing companies in the country with N300 billion so that they can be competitive in the regional and international market. The key players in the  industry which is one of sectors hardest hit by dollar scarcity to bring in raw materials used…

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  • 6 Lagos PDP Lawmakers Set To Defect To APC

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    Six out of the eight lawmakers from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Lagos State House of Assembly are set to defect to the All Progressive Congress (APC). Sources close to the lawmakers confirmed that the planned defection is still being kept as a secret, but we were told that the defection is a…

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  • MAN Tasks CBN To Curtail Activities Of BDC Operators

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    The manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to put a monitoring mechanism in place to check the activities of bureau de change (BDC) operators in order to curtail further depreciation of the naira. Speaking with LEADERSHIP in Lagos, the chairman, Toiletries and Cosmetics group of the Manufacturers Association…

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  • INEC To Build Functional Electoral System Ahead Of 2019 – Yakubu

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    The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, on Monday said that the commission is poised to build a functional electoral system ahead of 2019 elections. Yakubu disclosed this at the opening of a strategic workshop organised to review the implementation of the commission’s strategic plan for 2012-2016. The chairman said that the…

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  • NNPC/Sahara Energy JV Unveil Vessels To Boost LPG Supply

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    The West Africa Gas Ltd (WAGL), a Joint Venture Company of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, and Sahara Energy will unveil two LPG vessels in Ulsan, South Korea later today, and it is expected to help improve the supply network of the subsector which has often impedes stable availability of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, LPG, otherwise…

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  • Bilateral Trade: Ambode Meets British, German Envoys

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    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday said the vision of his administration to create a more prosperous and safer Lagos and transform the State into the hub of commerce and tourism in Africa remained on course and all efforts would be geared towards achieving the desired result. Governor Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House…

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