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Lagos rerun: I’m sure of victory – APC candidate

Mr. Fatai Mojeed, candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ibeju-Lekki State Constituency I, has expressed confidence that he would win the ongoing supplementary election in the constituency.
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc; the foremost African financial institution, has been at the forefront of several innovative products and services, recently completed and opened the first digital playground for children in Nigeria.

GTBank builds Nigeria’s first digital play centre for children

Banks only build branches, or so the story goes. Except for Guaranty Trust Bank Plc; the foremost African financial institution, which has been at the forefront of several innovative products and services, recently completed and opened the first digital playground for children in Nigeria.

Murder: Lawyer asks court to reject her confessional statement

Justice Adedayo Akintoye will on April 11 rule whether or not to conduct a trial-within-trial on the confessional statement made by a female lawyer, Udeme Otike-Odibi, standing trial for the murder of her lawyer-husband, Symphorosa Odibi.

Two suspected robbers terrorising Lekki arrested

Two members of a notorious robbery gang, allegedly terrorising residents of Lekki area of Lagos State have been arrested by the police, shortly after robbing two residents.

Dangote fertiliser in gas supply deal

Dangote Fertilizer factory has entered into a long-term agreement with Chevron Nigeria for the delivery of natural gas from Chevron’s supply portfolio to the plant, which is poised to start operations soon in Lekki – Lagos.
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GTBank Masters Cup season 8 enters quarter finals stage

Sixteen teams across the Male and female categories are set to compete in the quarter finals stage of the GTBank Masters Cup. The tournament, which is now in its 8th season, will take place on Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th March 2019.

Two men face armed robbery charge over iPhones

An Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Tuesday remanded two men who allegedly robbed a pedestrian of iPhones worth N600,000 and a handbag containing N80, 705, at gunpoint.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has voted at his Polling Unit 33, Victoria Garden City (VGC), Lagos, in the governorship and state house of assembly elections.

Lagos elections: APC wins at VP Osinbajo’s polling unit

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, emerged victorious at Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s polling unit in Victoria Garden City, Lekki.

Cook held for allegedly killing female lawyer

The police in Lagos have arrested a chef Joshua Usulor for allegedly killing a female lawyer Feyitayo Obot, 34, inside a hotel at Opebi, Ikeja.
Maximiliano Mendez-Parra

UK seeks improved relations in trade, investment with Nigeria

The United Kingdom (UK) has expressed its desire for improved growth in trade and investment relations with Nigeria, as a research delegation of the International Economic Development Group (ODI) is conducting a diagnostic study on the state of trade and investment between Nigeria and the UK.

Central bank urged to sustain monetary policy to further curb inflation

A Don, Dr Austine Nwaeze, has urged the apex bank to sustain its current monetary policy to curb the nation’s inflation rate.
Pangolin

$900 million worth of Pangolin seizures made in Nigeria in 2018

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says that more than 900 million dollars’ worth of Pangolin for illicit trading were seized in Nigeria in 2018.

Fake female army officer arraigned in court over alleged assault

A self acclaimed female Army officer, Mary-Jane Uwachua, 30, who allegedly assaulted two bank security guards, was on Thursday, brought before a Tinubu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Businessman in court over alleged damage of building materials

A 54-year-old businessman, Tunde Fisayo, who allegedly broke into a neighbour’s property and destroyed his building materials, was on Wednesday brought before a Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Court remands two university dropouts over alleged gang rape

For allegedly raping a 23-year-old lady, two Babcock University dropouts, Don-Chima George and Olusegun Rasak, are now at the Kirikiri Prisons on the orders of an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

Block molder in court for defilement

A 23-year-old block moulder, Daniel Ezekiel, who allegedly defiled a 13-year-old food vendor, was on Monday brought before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Two arrested for allegedly robbing Uber driver

The police in Lagos State have arrested two men who allegedly dispossessed an Uber driver of his car, N20, 000 and cell phones, while pretending to be passengers.
Africa's richest man Aliko Dangote

Aliko Dangote: We are placing Nigeria on global map of sugar producers

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, President, Dangote Group, says his investment in the sugar sector will place Nigeria on the global map of sugar producers while increasing employment and saving huge foreign exchange for the country.

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Governor Tambuwal pledges continued people-oriented policies

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Sunday assured the people that he would execute projects that would improve their living standards.
French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte, welcome Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife, Peng Liyuan, as they arrive for a dinner at the Villa Kerylos in Beaulieu-sur-Mer, near Nice, France, on Sunday. EPA-EFE

Xi Jinping meets Emmanuel Macron as French president seeks united EU front on China

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron met for dinner in the south of France Sunday ahead of official talks with the host leader seeking to forge a united European front to contend with Beijing’s advances.
Lola Ashiru

Senate Presidency: Minority will not emerge leaders – Senator-elect

A senator-elect of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state, Architect Lola Ashiru, has assured that politicking that characterised the emergence of the minority as the head of the National Assembly during the outgoing eighth legislative assembly would not happen in the incoming legislative assembly.

Governor Ortom: What I will do in my second term

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has promised to attract more development and other dividends of democracy to the state during his second term in office.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

EFCC declares ex-intelligence chief, wife wanted

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has declared a former Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ayodele Oke and his wife, Folasade Oke, wanted.