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60 suspected robbers, kidnappers arrested in Ogun

The Ogun State Police Command has rounded up 60 suspected armed robbers, kidnappers and cultists in its recent major operations.

Nasarawa government bans street trading, hawking

The Task Force charged with relocating traders to the Muhammadu Buhari International Market, Karu, in Nasarawa State, has banned trading and hawking along the Keffi-Karu-Abuja expressway.

Abuja hawkers beg government to provide affordable shops, loans

Hawkers in Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have pleaded with the government to provide affordable shops and soft loans for their businesses to curb street hawking within the territory.

Five women arrested for hawking, selling naira notes

No fewer than five women have been arrested by police in various parts of Ogun State for allegedly hawking and selling naira notes.

Aisha Wakil donates food items to 200 IDPs in Maiduguri

Mrs Aisha Wakil, popularly known as “Mama Boko Haram” on Sunday, donated assorted food items to 200 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), affected by Boko Haram insurgency in Maiduguri.

Bill on prohibition of street begging, hawking in Imo scales second reading

A bill to prohibit street begging, hawking and purchase of goods on the road in Imo passed second reading at Imo State House of Assembly on Tuesday.

Concerns as Lagos plans to regulate domestic workers, guards

According to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, an executive bill to that effect would be sent to the state House of Assembly, to prescribe regulations for these classes of workers, as well as, monitor their activities, that of their employers and agencies involved in the process.

Niger govt gives free education to 175 out of school children

The Niger State Government on Wednesday said it had started sponsoring 175 out-of-school children in various public primary and secondary schools in Minna.

Ebonyi govt plans to ban hawking to curb child abuse

The Ebonyi Government says it will stop street hawking to eradicate the abuse of school-aged children in the state.

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