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Parents of 6 abducted Lagos students meet to raise ransom

Parents of the six pupils kidnapped from the Lagos State Model College, Igbonla in Epe, have decided to raise funds to meet the demands of the abductors, The Nation learnt yesterday. The distraught parents met yesterday to brainstorm on how to raise the ransom for the release of their children. The abductors want N100m, down from the N400m they first demanded. ... Read More »

Buhari recovering fast, back soon – First Lady

…Says President is recovering fast First Lady Aisha Buhari sent some cheery news home yesterday from London about her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari: he will return soon. And he’s recovering fast from his ailment. But she wants Nigerians to keep praying for him. Hajiya Aisha is currently in London to be with the President. She gave the update on the President’s ... Read More »

Kemi Olunloyo in prison, says court registrar stalling her bail

Kemi Omololu-Olunloyo, a social media enthusiast and daughter of a former governor of Old Oyo State, Omololu Olunloyo, has accused the chief registrar attached to the Port Harcourt Division of the Federal High Court of sitting on her case in order to keep her perpetually behind bars, despite having allegedly met her bail conditions. But Maimunat Folami, the Deputy Chief ... Read More »

Lagos Commences Delivery Of Right Of Way For Alapere Roads

    …Says Development’ll Provide Lasting Solution To Traffic Challenges In order to provide lasting solution to the challenges of traffic and transportation in Ibrahim Babangida Boulevard originating at Alapere junction and contiguous roads, the Lagos State Government on Friday commenced the Recovery of Conservative of Right of Way of Alapere-Agboyi-Ketu in line with its policy to provide more infrastructure to free ... Read More »

Chibok girls graduate from top US school

Two Chibok schoolgirls who escaped from the Boko Haram captors have completed their studies at an American High School in the United States Capital. The girls known simply by their first names, Debbie and Grace graduated after completing junior year (11th grade) and senior year (12 grade) at a prestigious private international school in the Washington metro area in America. ... Read More »

Activists condemn rally Against EFCC Boss, Magu

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership( CACOL)  yesterday described the anti-Magu’s rally as that of “reprobates and hirelings”. A statement by the Executive Chairman of CACOL, Mr. Debo Adeniran described GLOCCOLAC as an amorphous group. He said the protest was another attempt to frustrate  the anti-corruption drive. He said: “This is yet another attempt to frustrate the anti-corruption drive,  ... Read More »

TVC Restructures, Sacks 145 Employees

The management of Television Continental has sacked 145 workers across the country. The news was announced on Friday in an email signed by TVC’s public relations handler. Television Continental is owned by former Lagos State governor and National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Senator Bola Tinubu. The affected employees were said to have been invited to the head office ... Read More »