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Lagos honours Gani Fawehinmi, unveils 44-feet statue in Ojota

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, on Sunday, unveiled a new statue of the late legal luminary, Chief Gani Fawehinmi at the ‘Liberty Park’, in Ojota, saying that the 44-feet edifice symbolises the phenomenon that the rights activist represented in his life time.

Cattle colonies best solution to herdsmen-farmers’ clashes – Audu Ogbeh

The Federal Government on Sunday insisted that its plan to establish cattle colonies across the country was the best solution to herdsmen and farmers’ clashes.

Nigeria is passing difficult times – Supo Ayokunle

The President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Dr Supo Ayokunle, has said that the country is passing through difficult times, considering recent killings of innocent Nigerians in some parts of the country.

Yoruba leaders ask federal govt to declare Fulani herdsmen as terrorists

Yoruba leaders, under the auspices of Yoruba Summit, Thursday, called on the federal government to declare the killer herdsmen and militias as terrorists.

Restructuring: President Buhari must resign immediately – Senator Okurounmu

A former lawmaker, Senator Femi Okurounmu, has called for the immediate resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari.

2019: Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar has become a commercial politician, political merchant – Senator Okurounmu

A top chieftain of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere, Senator Femi Okurounmu, has described former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as “a commercial politician, political merchant, mercantile politician.”

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Sickle cell foundation lauds Lagos over N200 million support

In commemoration of the 2018 World Sickle Cell Day, the Sickle Cell Foundation of Nigeria has lauded the Lagos State government for donating N200m for the establishment of a bone marrow transplant unit at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).
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President Buhari: Comrade Oshiomhole as consensus candidate meant to heal wounds

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the idea behind adopting a consensus candidate as chairman of the party was meant to heal aggrieved members of the party.

Policeman’s ‘accidental discharge’ kills woman in Anambra

Live bullet from an AK47 rifle carried by an unnamed police officer has killed a 38-year-old woman in Onitsha.