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Sex Scandal: UNILAG To Get Security Agencies Involved

The management of the University of Lagos says it may have to involve security agencies in addition to other established means to unravel the truth behind alleged sexual harassment by one of its lecturers. The institution’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundiipe made the plan known at a news conference to announce preliminary findings on the allegation. Ogundipe explained that preliminary investigations had raised certain questions and issues that needed to be investigated further. He said investigations were ongoing and the lecturer in the Department of English, identified as Prof. Segun Awonusi,…

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Military Denies Boko Haram Attacks On Soldiers In Borno, Adamawa

The Armed Forces have denied reports of an attack on the Nigerian troops leading to the disappearance of a number of soldiers when the terrorists attacked their camp in Borno. In a statement the Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu said: “The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to news making the round alleging attack on soldiers and capturing of military vehicles by Boko Haram in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State. “The Nigerian Army wishes to state categorically that the report is not only…

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Dasuki Sets to Regain Freedom, Judge Signs Bail Application

The former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (Rtd) is set to regain freedom any moment as a Federal High Court Judge, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu formally endorsed the bail application granted him on July 2, 2018. Dasuki has been in detention camp of Department of State Security Service (DSS) since December 29, 2015 when he was rearrested by security operatives. Justice Ojukwu endorsed the bail application after Dasuki perfected all the conditions imposed on him by the court. Family sources told PRNigeria today that the ex-NSA through his associates and…

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FLOOD: LAGOS ALLAYS FEARS, SAYS MAINTENANCE OF DRAINAGE CHANNELS ON COURSE

In the wake of torrential rainfall experienced in some neighbouring States, the Lagos State Government on Monday allayed fears of residents, assuring that the on-going flood abatement and ocean shore protection measures will keep them out of harm’s way during the rainy season. Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan, in a statement, said the Government had already commenced the maintenance of all primary, secondary and tertiary drainage channels under the Cleaner Lagos Initiative. “Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s administration is mindful of the terrain and geographical location of Lagos State…

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Ekiti: Nigerians Have Spoken In Favour Of Buhari- Minister 

With the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the just-concluded Ekiti governorship election, Nigeria people have spoken, and they have spoken loudly, about their perception of the APC-led Buhari Administration. The election was more than one state’s gubernatorial poll. It was a referendum on the performance of the Buhari Administration. And Nigerians have given their verdict! It’s not just a defeat for the PDP, it’s a defeat for all the naysayers who have made themselves the spokespersons for Nigerians. Furthermore, it is a death knell for fake news! Anyone who monitored the social media before…

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Ekiti: Tinubu Celebrates Fayemi, Says Its ‘Victory For The People’

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has congratulated the party’s candidate in Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, over his victory at the poll, saying the people of the state have voted to put their futures in his hand. He urged him to avoid recriminations and run an all-inclusive government. In a statement entitled “Ekiti Election: A Victory for the People” personally signed by him,  Asiwaju Tinubu said the people of the state had voted to take a path different from the one on which…

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2019: Atiku Begins Nationwide Tour, Set For Mega Declaration

……………………………… July 21st   Former vice-president and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will be commencing a consultation and familiarization tour across the country beginning from July 16, 2018 ahead of the presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).   The former number two citizen will begin with a scheduled visit to Gombe State on Monday then proceed to Borno State on Tuesday, Taraba on Wednesday and Adamawa on Thursday.   According to a schedule released by the the Director-General of the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation and former Governor…

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PDP Rejects Results Of Ekiti Governorship Election

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the result of the Saturday Ekiti State governorship election as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).   INEC declared Dr Kayode Fayemi, a former Minister of Mines and Steel Development and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the election with 197,459 votes.   According to the result declared by Prof. Idowu Olayinka, the Chief Returning Officer for the election and Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, the (PDP) candidate, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, came second with 178,121 votes….

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Again,France Win World Cup, Beat Croatia 4-2

France won the FIFA World Cup for the second time by overcoming Croatia’s bold challenge in a thrilling final in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. Didier Deschamps’ side repeated the success on home soil at France ’98 by a victory margin that hardly looked possible as Croatia stood toe-to-toe with the favourites for an hour. Croatia also felt their luck deserted them, but ultimately France ran out victorious to erase the memories of the loss to Portugal in the Euro 2016 final in Paris. In one of the most exciting World Cup…

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Buhari, Saraki, Gov Ambode Congratulate Ekiti Gov-Elect, Fayemi

President Muhammadu Buhari heartily congratulates Dr. John Kayode Fayemi on winning the Ekiti State governorship election. The President commends the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate and all party supporters for the hard-fought victory after a dignified campaign. President Buhari urges the governor-elect and APC members to be magnanimous in victory as the incoming administration prepares to unfold a new lease of life for the people of Ekiti State through purposeful and responsible governance. He commends the people of the State for their matured and peaceful conduct as they made their…

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