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March 21, 2018 1:21 AM Most wanted armed robber, Awolowo, arrested

Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) has arrested most wanted armed robber, 31-year-old Fashola, aka Awolowo, who has been on the wanted list of the police for a while. Awolowo has been wanted for offences of house-to-house robbery and road attacks in Lagos and neighbouring states. He was declared wanted after he was released 18

March 20, 2018 9:31 PM Police arrest Fashola for robbery

The Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), has arrested an alleged most wanted criminal, Usman Fashola, famously known as Awolowo. Fashola, 31, reportedly formed a dangerous gang while in prison custody. He was said to be responsible for several armed robbery incidents in Lagos and neighbouring states. He was paraded on Tuesday 18

March 20, 2018 1:04 PM Diamond bank hosts Nigeria’s largest beauty products event, Beauty Souk

Cosmetologists, makeup artistes, beauticians, beauty bloggers & buyers were recently hosted in Lagos to the biggest beauty products and services fair. Titled The Beauty Souk, the event was powered by Nigeria’s leading supporter of small businesses, Diamond Bank Plc and organized by leading event organizer- Eventful Nigeria. Guests and celebrities in attendance 15

March 19, 2018 4:02 PM Total PoS Transactions Icreased To N1.41tn In 2017 – NIBSS

It stated in a report that PoS transactions in 2016 were worth N0.76tn, while in 2015, they were N0.45tn from N0.31tn in 2014. The report read in part, “Transactions on PoS were impressive in 2017 setting a milestone of over N1.4tn in value in 2017. Furthermore, volume of transactions recorded a 92 per cent compound annual growth rate between 2014 and 2017. Volume 17

March 19, 2018 8:10 AM Kwankwaso speaks on secret meeting with Obasanjo

Senator representing Kano Central District, Rabiu Kwankwaso has spoken on his reported secret meeting with former president Olusegun Obasanjo. Reacting, Kwankwaso’s political associate, Hajiya Binta Rabi’u Spikin, dismissed the reports of Kwankwaso’s presence at the meeting. He said the news was based on eagerness of the people to know where Kwankwaso 19

March 19, 2018 2:24 AM APM Terminals hosts capacity building workshop for journalists

Terminals Apapa, at the weekend, hosted a capacity building workshop for public relations managers and journalists covering the Nigerian maritime sector. The workshop was facilitated by prominent ethics, media and communications scholar, Dr. Ngozi Okpara of the School of Media and Communication, Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos and leading maritime scholar 14

March 18, 2018 4:35 PM Wizkid reveal plans for marriage, relocation to Ghana

The Ojuelegba crooner while speaking on Urban 96.5 FM Lagos said marriage is not his thing because he has a lot of women who are dear to his heart. “I have no plans to get married except all the women that have ever been in my life agree to marry me at the same time.” When asked to streamline the women and pick one, he replied, “That will be hard because 18

March 17, 2018 6:00 AM NJC names 60 new judges [SEE LIST]

The National Judicial Council (NJC) on Friday named 60 new judicial officers, including two state Chief Judges, for 25 states of the federation. Justices Danladi Muhammed, Fatima Ahmed Tafida and Bulila Ladukiya Ikharo (Adamawa State High Court); Bassey Bassey Nkanang and Uwem Freedom Ibritam (Akwa Ibom High Court); Josephine Mbayan Ayua (Benue High Court) 20

March 15, 2018 9:10 PM Former Lagos police commissioner, Arabamen is dead

Former Lagos State Police Commissioner (PC), Young Arabamen, is dead, aged 72. Arabamen’s death was confirmed by his first son, Ose, who said his father died at about 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday. According to Ose, the ex-PC suffered a brief illness and was recuperating before he breathed his last. “My father died in his sleep. He was sick briefly and was recuperating 19

March 15, 2018 4:44 PM Lagos govt to shut schools indicted for exam malpractice

The Lagos State Government has reached an agreement with private school proprietors to shut down any school indicted by the West Africa Examination Council, WAEC for examination malpractice. The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr Idiat Adebule while meeting with the private school proprietors said that some private schools in the state were serial offenders 22