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NSCDC to investigate killing of operative in Lagos

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has commenced an investigation into the alleged killing of one of its operatives by his colleague at the Free Trade Zone, Epe Expressway, in Lagos.
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Lagos lawmaker decries state of Badagry road

Mr Setonji David, a member of Lagos State House of Assembly, on Tuesday decried the state of Badagry road, saying the road was too bad, considering challenges it posed to people in the area.

Woman dies after Jeep plunges into River in Ogun

A private Lexus Jeep on Sunday plunged into the river on Ijebu-Ode/Benin Expressway, killing a woman and injuring her daughter, an official has said.
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Killings: I feel your pains – President Buhari tells Zamfara residents

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he is genuinely concerned about the mind-boggling killings that have been going in Zamfara State.

Federal government to complete Apapa trailer park April

The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Adedamola Kuti, on Friday said that the Apapa trailer park project in the state would be completed before the end of April.

FRSC urges motorists to exercise patience

The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Ogun, Clement Oladele, on Thursday, advised motorists plying Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to exercise patience and drive cautiously, especially within construction areas.

Oyo police arrest 21 robbery suspects terrorising Ibadan

Nemesis has caught up with suspected dare devil criminals terrorising the residents of the city of Ibadan and environs as the state Police Command said it has arrested 21 suspected armed robbers between January and March this year.

Restricted routes: Lagos task force impounds 109 motorcycles

The Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences (Enforcement Unit) has impounded 109 motorcycles for operating on restricted routes.

Lagos taskforce seizes 109 motorcycles, to destroy over 2,500

The Lagos State Special Taskforce on Environmental Sanitation on Sunday said it seized 109 motorcycles at Second Rainbow, along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway for flaunting the state Traffic Laws.

Fuel tanker rams into bus in Anambra, kills two

A tanker laden with petrol on Wednesday allegedly failed brake and rammed into a bus at Immigration Junction, Awka, on the Onitsha-Enugu Expressway, killing two persons and leaving several others injured.

FRSC urges motorists to exercise caution on Lagos-Abeokuta highway

Mr Clement Oladele, the Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in Ogun on Monday urged motorists plying the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway to exercise caution.
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Six dead, 14 injured in Anambra auto crash

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed that six persons lost their lives, while 14 others sustained injuries in a multiple road crash at Upper Iweka Road, along the Enugu-Onitsha Expressway, Onitsha on Wednesday.

Elections: Security cordon thrown on South West states as voting commences

A heavy security cordon was thrown on many of the South West states as voting and accreditation in the Governorship and State House of Assembly elections got underway in the zone.
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Police arrest 3 armed robbery suspects in Enugu

The police command in Enugu State has arrested three alleged highway robbers operating along the Enugu-Port Harcourt Road.

Mob lynches 26-year-old man mistaken for thief

A 26-year-old man has been lynched by a mob in Odo-Olowu, along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, Lagos, over allegation of robbery raised by some miscreants.
President Muhammadu Buhari in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday said he had directed security agencies to keep tabs on people on corruption watch list.

President Buhari: Our economic policies are making desired impact

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Lagos said his administration’s economic policies are making the desired impact, evidenced by steady growth in the economy in the last three years.
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President Buhari’s visit: Free flow of traffic on Lagos roads

The usual early morning traffic jam on major roads in Lagos was on Saturday absent as motorists and commuters moved freely from one part of the state to another.
President Muhammadu Buhari in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday said he had directed security agencies to keep tabs on people on corruption watch list.

VP Osinbajo: Mentioning PDP’s name gives me a headache

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, said he hated mentioning the name of the ruling party from which the Buhari administration took over because doing so gives him a headache.

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Sudan investigating ousted former leader on suspicion of money laundering

Sudan’s public prosecutor has begun investigating ousted President Omar al-Bashir on charges of money laundering and the possession of large sums of money without legal grounds, a judicial source said on Saturday.
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Zinedine Zidane cool on Kylian Mbappe to Real Madrid talk

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Senator representing Ondo North District in the National Assembly, Ajayi Boroffice, has accused the state governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, of masterminding the petition against his emergence as lawmaker-elect at the election tribunal for Ondo State.

Senator Boroffice condoles with Owo indigenes over Olowo’s demise

The lawmaker representing Ondo North senatorial district, Prof. Ajayi Boroffice, has condoled the people of Owo kingdom over the demise of Olowo of Owo, Oba Folagbade Olateru Olagbegi.
A National Youth Service Corps member reads polling information on a poster at one of the polling units in Lagos on March 9, 2019. – Nigerians are voting for a second time in a fortnight in governorship and state assembly elections, with heightened concerns from observers of violence and an increased military presence. Elections for governors are being held in 29 of Nigeria’s 36 states, for all state assemblies, plus the administrative councils in the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja. (Photo by STEFAN HEUNIS / AFP)

Lagos supplementary election: APC candidate appeals against blood shed

Mr Kolawole Taiwo, Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the forthcoming supplementary election in Ajeromi/Ifelodun Federal Constituency, Lagos State, has urged supporters of political parties to shun violence before, during and after the polls.

Anambra monarch pledges maximum cooperation with NYSC

Igwe Joel Egwuonwu, Traditional Ruler of Umuawulu, Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra, has pledged that his community would play good hosts to the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC).