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Senate amends Customs Act

The Senate has set aside two legislative days to amend and pass the Nigerian Customs Service Management Act 2017. In the new amendment, the Upper Chamber scrapped the governing board of the Nigeria Customs Service and replaced it with the Nigerian Customs Commission. The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, noted during Wednesday’s plenary that the amendment of the bill would bring ... Read More »

Osinbajo grants Lagos’ request to rebuild Int’l Airport Road

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has granted permission to the Lagos State Government to embark upon a total reconstruction of the International Airport Road from Oshodi. In a Press Statement signed on Wednesday by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Tunji Bello, the State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode who made the disclosure, commended the Acting President for his ... Read More »

Moses, Mikel out of South Africa tie

Nigeria has left out in-form Chelsea star Victor Moses from their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa next month. Captain John Obi Mikel is also among the high-profile names missing in the squad list released by Super Eagles Coach, Genort Rohr for the match against South Africa. Moses is being omitted despite having a splendid season with Chelsea ... Read More »

Oritsejafor’s Church sues Lagos Govt over land

he Incorporated Trustees of Word of Life Bible Church has dragged the Lagos State Government to court, over alleged plot to dispossess the Church from a plot of Land in Victoria Island. In a suit marked LD/3040/14 before Justice Christopher Balogun, of a Lagos State High Court sitting at Igbosere, the church claimed that it was the lawful owner of ... Read More »

Exclusive: What is wrong with Oskar Ibru

By Adeleke Adeosun Something is certainly not right with the ever bubbly socialite, Olorogun Oskar Christopher Eyovbirere, the first son of billionaire businessman and Patriarch of the Ibru Dynasty, the late Olorogun Michael Ibru. There are indications that he may have been hit with some kind of illness that have made him lose his usually shine. He has lot his ... Read More »

Kidnapped Lawmaker released

House of Representative member, Garba Durbunde, who was kidnapped by unknown gunmen around Abuja-Jere axis of the Abuja-Kaduna highway has been release. Durbunde, representing Sumaila/Takai Federal Constituency of Kano State, GarbaDurbunde, was kidnapped by unknown gunmen around Abuja-Jere axis of the Abuja-Kaduna highway Wednesday. A top source in Kano confirmed the good news and could not say if any ransom ... Read More »