December 14, 2019
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Lagos to become Africa’s biggest innovation hub

by on December 9, 2019 0

Lagos, Dec. 9, 2019 Lagos State Government says its investment in technology and innovation was a deliberate effort to make Lagos Africa’s foremost centre of innovation. Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said this on Monday in Ikeja, during a courtesy visit by the Management Team of Oracle Africa, led by the Group’s Country Director,...

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Afenifere Warns Against Anarchy in Oyo, Condemns Third Term Agenda

by on November 27, 2019 0

The Pan-Yoruba Socio-Political Organisation, Afenifere, has warned against any situation that could foist anarchy on Oyo State in respect of the ruling of the Court of Appeal on the Governorship election in Oyo State, just as it condemns any plan by incumbent government to foist a third term agenda on Nigerians. Afenifere, in a...

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Makinde Supports Oyo Security with 100 Operations Vehicles

by on November 20, 2019 0

The Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday, launched the 100 security patrol vehicles his government earlier purchased to enhance security operations in the State. Governor Makinde, who equally launched the State’s Security Code 615, declared that the welfare of security officials would be the top priority of his administration. A statement by...

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Makinde Urges Parents to Train Their Children, Eulogises Mother at 80

by on November 11, 2019 0

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Thursday eulogised his mother, Madam Abigail Omojolagbe Makinde, who turned 80, declaring that parents should train their children for the betterment of society. Governor Makinde, who also stated that he took a bit from his mother’s bluntness and straightforward character, asked parents to ensure they give access...

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e-Nigeria 2019 to leverage technology,indigenous innovation for sustainable development-NITDA

by on November 11, 2019 0

The annual e-Nigeria International Conference, slated from Nov. 28 to Nov.30 in Abuja will leverage on advancing technology,indigenous innovation and ensure Nigeria attains the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) agenda of 2030. Mrs Hadiza Umar, Head Cooperate Affairs and External Relations of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), said this in a statement she...

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100,000 commuters travel on Lagos waterways daily – LASWA

by on November 11, 2019 0

Lagos, Nov. 11, 2019: The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) says between 70,000 and 100,000 commuters use water transport daily in the state. The General Manager of LASWA, Mr Oluwadamilola Emmanuel, made this known in an interview in Lagos on Monday. “On a daily basis, we move between 70,000 and 100,000 people on the...

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CACOL Backs Probe of Federal Allocations to Other Tiers of Govt

by on November 7, 2019 0

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, has lent its voice to the ongoing call on the Federal Government to probe all the states’ governments in the federation and their local councils’ counterparts on how they spend their revenues. Agitations are on that the Federal Government should stop at nothing to probe allocations accruable...

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Brass Declares Total Support for APC’s Lyon in Coming Bayelsa Gov Polls

by on November 7, 2019 0

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State, Chief David Lyon, has promised to develop adequate waterways security in a bid to boost the tourism potentials of coastal communities in Brass Local Government Council of the State. Lyon also promised to design sustainable women and youth development and empowerment programs...

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Trump Calls Impeachment ‘Greatest Witch Hunt’ In US History

by on October 31, 2019 0

President Donald Trump reacted almost instantly Thursday to a landmark House of Representatives vote green-lighting his impeachment investigation, calling the probe the “Greatest Witch Hunt In American History!” Trump’s tweet came seconds after the lower house of Congress voted overwhelmingly, but almost entirely along party lines, to set out the rules for the process...

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