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FG Approves N12.14b For maritime Security, Mass Transportation

To improve the security network of the nation along the coastline, the Federal Government has approved contracts worth about N12.14billion for maritime security and movement along the country’s coastal areas. The contracts were approved at yesterday Federal Executive Council (FEC) …

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Jonathan sacks Oniwon, NNPC board

In a surprise move, President Goodluck Jonathan has sacked the General Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr Austen Oniwon, the board and management of the corporation. Unlike the security set-up where the President chose to sack the …

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FG says Private sector to drive mass transit system

Vice President Namadi Sambo has declared that the government will establish a framework for the private sector to drive the nation’s quest for a sustainable mass transit scheme. Speaking at the Presidential Villa on Tuesday during the meeting of the …

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Plateau Police Command vows to end bombing

Because of the tense security problem in Plateau State, the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Emmanuel Diipo Ayeni and State Information Commissioner for Information and Communication, Mr. Yiljap Abraham, held an unusual stakeholders’ meeting on Monday and came out with a …

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UNILAG: Court orders suspension of new name

A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered a temporary suspension on the renaming of the University of Lagos by the Federal Government. Giving the preliminary order, Justice Stephen Ada said both parties have to maintain the status quo-ante pending …

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Soldiers discover two bombs in Jos

Panic has continued to spread amongst the residents of Jos, the Plateau State capital, following the discovering the discovery of two improvised explosive devices (IEDs) on Sunday night by the soldiers of the Special Task Force (STF). The soldiers found …

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