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    Women Group Protest Melaye’s Attack On Tinubu

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    Scores of women under the aegis of Concern Group on Monday staged a peaceful protest in Lagos where they condemned in strong terms, the verbal attack launched on Senator representing Lagos Central at the upper legislative chamber, Oluremi Tinubu by her colleague from Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye. The women, drawn from the three…

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  • Lagos Needs 10,000 More Teachers

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    The Academic Staff Union of Secondary Schools of Nigeria (ASUSS) and Basic Education Staff Union of Nigeria (BESUN) have said that there is need for the Lagos State government to employ 10,000  competent teachers to fill the existing vacancies in the state. This was disclosed by Comrade Kazeem Labaika and Comrade Kalejaye Omolara, who are…

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  • ASSBIFI Pickets Alpha-Beta Over Sack Of 300 Workers

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    The Association of Senior Staff of Bank and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI) has picketed ALPHA-BETA Limited over the alleged sack of 300 workers. The action meanwhile also affected workers of Lagos State Water Corporation as they were unable to gain entrance to their offices. The ASSBIFI officials, who besiege the company around 6:30am displayed placards and…

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    IPMAN, PENGASSAN Task Buhari On Pipeline Security

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    The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has urged president Muhammadu Buhari to ensure the security of pipelines across the country to curb the menace of pipeline vandilisation. The association also stressed that it is in support of deregulation of downstream sector of the petroleum industry by President Muhammadu Buhari but said the process…

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    Mapping Out Nigeria’s Education Sector For Excellence

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    One of the over- arching aims of the Universal Basic Education which was established on 30th September, 1999 by former President Olusegun Obasanjo was to revitalize and strengthen the nation’s education sector from its foundation. Amongst its lofty objectives, the programme was intended to be universal, free, and compulsory. In time past, the teaching profession…

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    Eseduwo Unveils Book On Gas Flare-Out

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    The director, recruitment and appointment, Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC), Dr Famous Eseduwo has unveiled his book on why associated gas flare-out policies work in other oil-producing countries but failed in Nigeria since 1969. Speaking during the public presentation of the book in Abuja, entitled ‘Gas Flaring and Re-injection Policy-Making in Nigeria’, he said “Nigeria’s…

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    2014 Holy Ghost Congress Records Birth of 48 Children

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    The 2014 Holy Ghost Congress of the Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG) has recorded the birth of 48 children during the programme. This was disclosed by the General Overseer of RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye over the weekend. The yearly programme tagged, “The Great Shepherd” gave opportunity to people who had been trusting God for…

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    How Nigeria Can Ensure Food Security

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    It is often said that a healthy nation is a wealthy nation. How true this saying is for Nigeria is a question begging for an answer. With Nigeria ranked 152nd out of 187 on the 2013 UNDP Human Development Index, 39th out of 78 on the 2013 Global Hunger Index and with 10 million Nigerian…

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  • Labour Berates FG Over Rising Debt Profile

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    The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has cautioned the federal government to check its resort to foreign loans before the future of Nigeria is once again mortgaged to foreign creditors. In a statement issued in Lagos and signed by its president, Comrade Bobboi Bala Kaigama, the TUC expressed worry that while Nigeria celebrated with…

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    Lagos Assembly Confirms Atilade As New CJ

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    Members of the Lagos State House of Assembly yesterday confirmed Justice Olufunmilayo Olajumoke Atilade, the nominee of Governor Babatunde Fashola, for the position of Chief Judge of the state. She was confirmed at plenary session, after the screening involving questions and answers by the lawmakers. Atilade, who is a sister to the immediate past chief…

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