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In Ogun, 30 feared dead in road accident

No fewer than 30 persons were feared dead in a motor accident that occurred at Mobalufun junction in Odogbolu Local Government Area of Ogun State on Tuesday night. A truck loaded with flour rammed into commuter bus loading passengers to …

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Delta teachers embark on indefinite strike

Following the strike embarked upon by teachers in public primary and secondary schools in Delta state, the state leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Wednesday pleaded with the State governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan to intervene and stem the industrial …

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Thousands of Arik Passengers stranded across Nigeria

The aviation crisis threatening Nigeria took a turn for the worse following the grounding of Arik on thursday morning by regulatory agencies. Our aviation correspondent reports that all Arik flights out of Lagos has been grounded this morning. This action …

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Tsav criticizes Jonathan over national award

Socio critic Alhaji Abubakar Tsav has castigated President Goodluck Jonathan over threats that he would withdraw national honors from undeserving recipients as ‘ridiculous’. Alh. Tsav who made the criticism in an interview with Journalists yesterday, faulted the procedure in nominating …

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Lagos health worker begin indefinite strike

The Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) yesterday closed down some medical institutes in Lagos as they began an indefinite nationwide strike. They were protesting the non-payment of Consolidated Health Salary Structure (CONHESS) to the medical and health …

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FG Approves Sugar Master Plan

Determined to increase the percentage production of sugar locally, the Federal Government has approved the Nigerian Sugar Master Plan (NSPM). The new sugar master-plan includes  a regime of fiscal and investment incentives aimed att ensuring that the country produces the …

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