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Third Mainland Bridge to be shut from July 27

The Federal Controller of Works, Lagos, Adedamola Kuti, on Wednesday in Lagos said that the emergency rehabilitation/maintenance of the Third Mainland Bridge project would begin on July 27.
W. Stuart Symington, United States Ambassador to Nigeria

US: Nigeria needs ten million mentors this year

The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Amb. Stuart Symington, on Thursday night, said that Nigeria would this year need about ten million mentors to enhance her socio-economic development.

Drug abuse: Lagos CP raises alarm, blames crime increase on menace

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Mr Imohimi Edgal, on Tuesday blamed increase in crime on drug abuse, calling for more efforts to end it.

Boko Haram: Troops urged to respect human rights

Major General Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, has reiterated that respect for human rights and protection of civilians by troops in the ongoing counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations in North East must be sacrosanct.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday declared open the 2018 International Press Institute World Congress with a call on journalists worldwide to address the menace of fake news and hate speech.

President Buhari pledges to restore devastated communities in North-East

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the country that his administration will leave no stone unturned in restoring their devastated communities for their immediate and safe return.

2019: I’m ready for presidential race – Senator Makarfi

A former governor of Kaduna State and immediate past Caretaker Committee Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, has said that he was ready for the 2019 presidential race.

Nigeria moves to recover another $500 million Abacha loot

In addition to the $322 million recovered from Switzerland, Nigeria will soon repatriate another $500 million which late Sani Abacha looted and locked up in other countries.

Neymar slams Austria’s ‘UFC tactics’ ahead of World Cup

Brazil fired their dreams of World Cup glory with a 3-0 win over Austria, according to Neymar – who had his fears of an injury relapse tested to the full.

Kano government begins codeine retrieval, raids 20 locations

The Kano State Government on Saturday commenced the retrieval of codeine from pharmaceutical outlets and individuals in the state.

IPOB sit-at-home: Arewa CF warns against infringement on others’ rights

Foremost Northern socio-cultural group, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), on Monday, frowned at press statement by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) declaring May 30 as a sit-at-home day in honour of not only for a Biafra state, but also for those alleged to have been killed by herdsmen in 20 states of Nigeria.

2019: Governor Lalong raises the alarm over piling of arms in Plateau

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has warned residents who are piling up arms and ammunition for fight during the 2019 general elections to submit them to the security agencies for pardon.

Egypt: Mo Salah will make the Russia World Cup

The diagnosis for Mohamed Salah’s injury is “instability in the shoulder joint ligaments” and the estimated duration of his treatment is two weeks, according to Egypt’s Youth and Sports Minister Khaled Abdel Aziz.

Lagos government spends N4.8 billion on rehabilitation of schools

The Lagos State government says it has spent about N4.8 billion on the rehabilitation of schools in the last one year.

IPMAN lauds federal government for upgrading link road to NNPC depot in Mosimi

The Independent Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria has commended the Federal Government for the rehabilitation of Ikorodu-Shagamu road linking the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s depot in Mosimi.

Groundnut production: Governor Ikpeazu sponsors 132 trainees in Onitsha

No fewer than 132 unemployed persons are currently undergoing three-day training in Onitsha, Anambra, on groundnut production, processing and packaging for self-employment.

Governor Ajimobi demands refund of N33 bilion spent on rehabilitation of federal roads

The Oyo State Government has demanded a refund of N33bilion from the Federal Government for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of some federal roads in the state.

Boko Haram insurgency affects 14 millions people – envoy

No fewer than 14.8 million people were affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria with at least 1.7 million of them displaced.

Ondo partners NAPTIP to eradicate child trafficking, child labour

The Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development in Ondo State is partnering with the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons to eradicate child trafficking and child labour in the state.

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Zimbabwe presidential vote could enter a runoff – poll

Zimbabwe’s July 30 presidential election will provide no clear winner, with 40 percent of voters choosing President Emmerson Mnangagwa and 37 percent his opponent, Nelson Chamisa, according to an Afrobarometer poll released on Friday.

President Buhari: Ex-IGP Ibrahim Coomassie brought honour to Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday offered condolences to the family and relatives of the late Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Coomassie, describing him as a valiant officer who brought honour to the nation.

Human trafficking: NAPTIP advises parents against undue pressure on children

The National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) on Friday urged parents to stop putting undue pressure on their children to prevent them from falling victims to human traffickers.

Federal government to engage media to promote exclusive breastfeeding

Federal Ministry of Health on Friday said it would engage stakeholders, individuals and media organisations to promote and support exclusive breastfeeding in health facilities, communities and workplaces.

Governor Ortom: APC demonizing me

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has accused the All Progressives Congress, APC, of “demonizing him for obvious selfish reasons.”