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Late corps member did not commit suicide – NYSC Coordinator

The National Youth Service Corps has ruled out suicide attempt in the death of a corps member, Nneka Odili, who was killed in a train accident on Thursday in Lagos.

Lagos targets 3.6m children in 2018 mass measles campaign

No fewer than 3.6 million children are being targeted in the Lagos State Government’s 2018 Mass Measles Campaign, to protect them and reduce the burden of the disease.

Meningitis kills four in Niger

Niger State has recorded thirty one cases of meningitis with four of them clinically confirmed dead as a result of the disease.

Corruption undermining Nigerian security – ICPC chief

The Acting chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offenses Commission (ICPC), Bako Abdullahi, has described corruption as an epidemic frustrating Nigerian democracy, saying it has undermined security and erodeD stability.

Sacked ASUU-LASU chief alleges political victimisation

Embattled chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) chapter, Dr. Isaac Oyewunmi, has described his dismissal by the council as an act of political victimization.

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Niniola loses BET viewer’s choice award to South Africa’s Sjava

Nigerian singer-songwriter, Niniola Apata, lost out to South African recording artiste, Sjava, at the BET Awards on Sunday.
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Ex-President Obasanjo, others condole with singer D’banj over son’s demise

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, has commiserated with popular singer, Daniel Oyebanjo, a.k.a Dbanj over the death of his son David Jnr.
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15-year-old Nigerian rapper killed in London

A 15-year-old Nigerian boy, Jordan Gbolade Jaiyeola, was stabbed to death when a mass brawl broke out as some 200 teenagers were leaving a 16th birthday party at a community centre in London.

Applicant bags two years imprisonment for rape, criminal conspiracy

A Jos Upper Area Court in Plateau State, sitting in Kasuwan Nama on Monday sentenced an applicant, Amos Adamu, 27, to two years imprisonment for rape and criminal conspiracy.

Rivers commissioner: Blame oil firms for rise in violence, drug abuse

The Rivers State Commissioner for Social Welfare and Rehabilitation, Mr. Damiete Herbert Miller, has blamed oil companies for rise in violence and drug abuse among youths in the Niger Delta region.