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Lagos govt seals Chisco, Ifex, GUO, Peace other transporters’ offices 

  Lagos State Government on Tuesday sealed off the premises of Chisco Transport, Ifex Express Limited, GUO Transport, and other major commercial transport operators in Jibowu area of Yaba, Lagos. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Olufemi Salami, acting on the approval of the Acting Commissioner for Transportation, Anofiu Elegushi, said the move

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Nigerian Senate to ensure mandatory health insurance, subsidy for poor

  The Nigerian Senate is reviewing the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act to ensure that it is made mandatory for all Nigerians.The law making body is also working to ensure the subsidisation of premium for poor Nigerians who cannot afford to pay for the health insurance. The Senate Committee Chairman on

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SARS collaborates Criminals,to bring in contraband,NATFORCE DG alleges

-Stella Ukwuoma,Abuja Some officers of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) have been alleged to be in collaboration with criminals importing contraband into the country. The Director-General, National Taskforce to Combat Illegal Importation of Goods, Small Arms, Ammunitions and Light Weapon (NATFORCE), Chief Emmanuel Osita Okereke alleged in an exclusive interview with UNITYTIMES at

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Osinbajo begins consultations to end farmers/herdsmen conflicts

  -Agency Reports   The Federal government has opened nationwide consultations with opinion leaders towards ending incessant farmers – herdsmen conflict. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo opened the dialogue with the hosting of some traditional rulers from Adamawa at the State House in Abuja. The meeting was sequel to his visit to Adamawa on Dec. 5,

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APC makes U-turn, congratulates PDP on successful election

    The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has congratulated the new chairman, Uche Secondus, and other newly-elected officials of the main opposition, Peoples Democratic Party. The national chairman of APC, John Odigie-Oyegun, said the ruling party “wholeheartedly welcome” opposition and hoped Mr. Secondus would use his “experience garnered over the years to

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The book “A Reed Made Flint” reveals how Dogara became Speaker inspite opposition

  The book “A Reed Made Flint” written by Ovation Magazine Boss Dele Momodu, revealed how Dogara went into politics and emerged speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives. In the book,which is biography of the Speaker Yakubu Dogara, he claimed the National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu called

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PDP convention: Jonathan Visits Suleiman, others, as Wike, Secondus visit Bode George

  Former president, Goodluck Jonathan, on Monday, in Abuja, began a move to reconcile aggrieved members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, following the Saturday’s national convention. The move by the former President is to douse tension generated among members of the PDP over the outcome of the convention. Jonathan assembled a team

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