Metro

FG transfers Zungeru Hydroelectric to concessionaire

 The Federal Government on Tuesday transferred the operations of the Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Plant (ZHPP) to a concessionaire, Penstock Ltd. Vice President Kashim Shettima made the disclosure during the first…

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Court grants divorce to man whose wife eloped

 An Area Court in Jos Plateau State on Wednesday granted Luka Istifanus his divorce prayer on grounds that his wife Grace , eloped. The judge, Shawomi Bokkos , gave custody…

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Woman gives birth on Lagos road, says LASEMA

A pregnant woman on Monday was said to have delivered a baby boy on a Lagos road. The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, who…

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Auto crash claims 5, 12 injured on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Five persons were confirmed dead while 12 others sustained injuries in an accident on Tuesday along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. The accident occurred at 1:07 p.m a few metres after Foursquare…

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Group hails Lagos LG boss for over Agboyi Rd devt

The Joint Action for Good Governance, an advocacy group, has applauded the Chairman of Agboyi-Ketu Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Lagos State, Mr Dele Oshinowo, for the successful rehabilitation of…

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Inner-southern road project ready in Dec – Wike

 The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mr Nyesom Wike, has promised to complete the Inner Southern Expressway project by December this year. The minister gave the assurance when…

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Man commits suicide after his ex-wife remarried

A 37-year old security guard at Prestige International College, Danmusa Steet, Gadon Kaya, Gwale Local Government Area of Kano State, identified as Nuradeen Shehu has reportedly committed suicide. The Commissioner…

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Wife drags husband to court for throwing her out of matrimonial home

 A businesswoman, Mrs Halima Damina, on Friday dragged her husband Jacob before a Customary Court in Jikwoyi, FCT, accusing him of throwing her out of their matrimonial home. She said…

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2 unemployed men in court for burglary, stealing

Two unemployed men who allegedly burgled an apartment, carting away valuables worth N285,000, were on Friday arraigned in Lagos. The defendants, Olarewaju Opaleye, 22, and Segun Samuel, 20, both residents…

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3 die in auto crash on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Three persons were confirmed dead in an accident involving two vehicles at Kara bridge on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Sunday. Spokesperson, Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), Mr Babatunde…

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