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September 22, 2017 8:06 PM Amosun security aide dies in auto crash

The convoy of Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, was thrown into mourning, on Friday, following the death of one of the security details of the governor, Busoye Olayinka, who died in a motor accident, on Thursday night. The governor’s convoy had, on Monday, lost a top security detail to the cold hands of death. The security aide, Wale Aderemi, of the Department 15

September 22, 2017 4:38 AM Amolegbe promises exciting 2017 Nigeria Cup

The organising committee for the 2017 Nigeria Cup says golfers and fans will be treated to an exciting action throughout the tournament at the Ikoyi Club golf section at the weekend. Chairman of the committee Brig.-Gen. Musbau Amolegbe (retd.) told reporters in Lagos on Wednesday that there was a need to celebrate the country despite the challenges 17

September 21, 2017 5:04 PM Another 2,671 pump action rifles imported from Turkey intercepted by customs

The Tin-Can Island command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted another 2,671 rifles illegally imported into Nigeria. The guns were alleged to have been imported from Turkey through profiling approach. The comptroller-general of NCS, retired Col Hameed Ali, told journalists in Lagos on Thursday, September 21 that the seizure was the fourth 11

September 21, 2017 4:33 PM Customs uncovers Nigerian arms syndicate in Turkey

Disclosing this in Lagos, Comptroller-General of the Service, Col. Hammed Ali, and (Rtd) said that the importer of the arms has been identified as Great James Oil and Gas Limited. Ali also said that all Customs Area Comptrollers have been put on red alert at all entry points into the country which includes the airports, seaport and border posts. He said that the agency 19

September 21, 2017 2:59 PM Infinix to reward customers with ‘Infinix Independence reward’ promo

Infinix Mobility is rewarding fans and customers as the country celebrates Nigeria @ 57 on the 1st of Oct. The brand introduced the Infinix independence reward for all Infinix customers and those purchasing ‘Infinix Note 4 and Note 4 pro’. The Infinix Note 4 and Note 4 pro was recently launched as the brands BIG smartphone of the year, the sophisticated 16

September 21, 2017 2:00 PM Biafra: Why court order declaring IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu as terrorists is illegal – Lawyer, Adegboruwa

An activist lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, has given reasons why the decision of an Abuja Federal High Court proscribing the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, under the leadership of Nnamdi Kanu is illegal. The court gave the ruling, following an application filed by the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami 13

September 21, 2017 1:40 PM Lagos restricts movement on Ikorodu Road

The Lagos State Government on Thursday said that there would be partial restriction of movement on Ikorodu Road to enable it replace the dilapidated and disused steel pedestrian bridge at Fadeyi Bus Stop with a new footbridge. In a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Works and Infrastructure, Mr. Olujimi Hotonu, the government 12

September 21, 2017 1:33 PM NASS endorses pensioners’ verification by PTAD

The National Assembly on Thursday endorsed verification civil service pensioners being conducted by the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) in Lagos. According to a statement signed by the spokesman for PTAD, Mr Ema Okondo, on Thursday in Lagos, the Senate Committee on Establishment and Pension and the House of Representatives Committee 14

September 21, 2017 10:43 AM Lagos police command destroys 5 Badoo shrines in Ikorodu

Five shrines in Ikorodu allegedly belonging to the dreaded cult group, Badoo, have been destroyed by the Lagos state police command, Premium Times reports. As part of efforts to rid the Ikorodu communities of the cult group, Edgar Imohimi, the state commissioner of police, led a team of police officers and bulldozers to the Agbowa area of the community 14

September 21, 2017 6:07 AM Five Badoo shrines demolished – Police

The Lagos State Police Command on Wednesday said the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Edgal Imohimi, led a team of policemen to Agbowa, in the Ikorodu area, to demolish five shrines. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Olarinde Famous-Cole, said a suspect, who claimed to be a native doctor, was arrested. Famous-Cole, who explained that the exercise 18