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#LekkiTollGateShooting: Gov. Sanwo-Olu Acted Correctly. We Intervened Only When Hoodlums Overran The Police — Nigerian Army

Brigadier General Ahmed Ibrahim. T. Taiwo, commander 81 Military intelligence Brigade of the Nigerian Army has said that soldiers came to the scene of the Lekki toll gate fracas after the men of the Nigerian police were overran by hoodlums. He disclosed this today at the Lagos Judicial Panel of Enquiry and Restitution for Victims […]

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NNPC Raises Petrol Depot Price, Marketers To Sell At N168-N170/Litre

The Petroleum Products Marketing Company, a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, has increased the ex-depot price of Premium Motor Spirit, also known as petrol, to N155.17 per litre from N147.67 per litre. The PPMC disclosed this in an internal memo with reference number PPMC/C/MK/003, dated November 11, 2020, and signed by Tijjani Ali.The […]

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Moment MD Of Nigeria Commodity Exchange Failed To Provide Current Food Prices (Video)

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Commodity Exchange, Mrs. Zaheera Baba-Ari failed to provide the current food prices of commodities in the country. The Director who was rewarded with a renewal of appointment as the Managing Director and CEO of the Nigeria Commodity Exchange by President Muhamadu Buhari on the 24th April 2019, failed to […]

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We All Love You — Ex IGP, Tafa Balogun Appeals To Policemen To Resume Duty

A former inspector general of police (IGP), Tafa Balogun, has appealed to police officers to return to their duty posts. Many police stations were burnt and policemen were killed by the hoodlums during the crisis that broke out after the #EndSARS protests were hijacked by hoodlums. Police officers across the country have not fully returned to work as they […]

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Only Social Media Massacre Took Place During The EndSARS Protest— Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said no massacre took place when soldiers opened fire at #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki Tollgate on October 20, 2020. The minister said this on Saturday, November 7, while leading a delegation of the Federal Government to the South East to meet with leaders of the region.According to him, […]

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FG To Obtain $124.2million Loans For Water Projects

The Federal Executive Council has approved the obtaining of $104.2m and $20m loans from two international financial institutions for the development of water projects in Nigeria. Spokesperson of the Federal Ministry of Water Resources, Kenechukwu Offie, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, November 5, in Abuja. According to her, “The Federal Executive Council at […]

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N1.3billion Approved For Villa Clinic Is Too Small — Permanent Secretary

The Permanent Secretary of the State House, Tijani Umar, has said the N1.3billion approved for Villa clinic was too small. Speaking with journalists in Abuja, on Thursday, November 5, he said: “The N1.3bn is absolutely inadequate when you juxtapose the amount proposed, the labour, and the status of the principals that the project is going […]