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Customs officers kill motorcyclist while chasing smugglers

Bullet allegedly fired by men of the Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Customs Service on Friday, killed a 35-year-old man, Samson Olabisi, at Ipokia Roundabout, Ipokia Local Government Area of the state.
Amina Titi Atiku-Abubakar

Amina Titi Abubakar: I married Atiku because of his integrity

Hajiya Amina Titi Abubakar, wife of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Aspirant, Atiku Abubakar, said she married her husband because of his honesty, sincerity and integrity.

Emzor staff arrested for alleged illegal dealings of drugs

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command has arrested a staff of Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, Madubuike Chukwunonye, over alleged unlawful distribution of controlled substances.
Nigeria Police

Two fake revenue collectors nabbed in Ibadan

Two members of a fake tax collection syndicate, identified as Mr. Friday Emmanuel and Mr. Oyedeji Oyekunle have been arrested by officials of the Oyo State Board of Internal Revenue (OYBIR) in Ibadan.

Customs seize N53.4 million prohibited items from smugglers in Ogun

The Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Customs Service says its men have intercepted and seized 30 prohibited items with Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N53.4 million in two weeks.

How I started my business investment in 1971 – Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, said he made his first business move in 1971 by acquiring four pick-up vans under a hire-purchase agreement with a motor distributor company to start a transport business in Lagos.

Ogun Poly: We’ll meet NBTE’s November deadline – Amosun

Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has assured that the state government will work assiduously, to meet the mid November deadline given by the National Board of Technical Education (NBTE) for the provision of basic infrastructure in the Ogun State Polytechnic, Ipokia.

Group begs Amosun not to move proposed Poly from Ipokia

A group, the Ipokia Youth Development Council (IYDC), has appealed to the governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, not to bow to the pressure by rescinding his administration’s decision to locate the proposed Ogun State Polytechnic in Ipokia town.

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Miyetti Allah: Our people are harassed, intimidated in Benue

Fulani socio-cultural association, the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore (MAKH), has asked the Federal Government and traditional rulers to prevail on the Benue State Government to halt, forthwith, the harassment, intimidation and forceful dispossession of source of livelihood of its members.

NDIC expresses concern over evolution of digital currencies

He said: “The partial dis-intermediation of the banking system arising from proliferation of digital currencies such as bitcoin, as well as the activities of FinTechs are all of critical concern to the corporation.”

NBS: Capital importation decreases to $2.85 billion in Q3

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the total value of capital importation into Nigeria reduced to $2.855 billion in the third quarter.
Babatunde Fashola- Minister Works, Power and Housing

Babatunde Fashola: Federal government increases works ministry’s budget from N18 billion to N394 billion

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that the ministry’s expansive infrastructure spending has shot its budget from N18.132 billion in 2015 to N394 billion this year.

Four reportedly killed in Makurdi cult clash

No fewer than four persons were, on Monday night, reportedly killed during a clash between rival cult groups, in Makurdi, the Benue State capital.