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We’ll develop alternatives to road transport in Lagos, says Sanwo-Olu


The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has promised to find an enduring solution to the perennial traffic jam in the state with the creation of alternatives to road transport system. The governorship candidate said he had identified about 60 points where traffic …

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Buhari: Why I don’t believe in State Police


President Muhammadu Buhari has said even though state Police is a good initiative, he does not want to be a part of it. “It may be more efficient, which was why I congratulated the governor of Lagos State (Akinwunmi Ambode) when he started the Lagos State Neighbourhood Corps. It’s a …

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FG orders contractor to deliver Lagos-Ibadan rail in 2 weeks


The Federal Government on Thursday gave marching orders to the contractor handling the Lagos-Ibadan rail line to deliver the Iju (Lagos) to Agbado (Ogun) section of the project within the next two weeks. It stated that although there had been a considerable improvement on the project, it was important to …

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Sanwo-Olu: I’ll be governor for everybody


The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has promised to be fair to all residents and indigenes of the state. He spoke during a consultative meeting with a group, Committee of Indigenous Associations of Lagos State, at the Awori House, Oregun, Ikeja. A …

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NAMA: Airplanes will start landing under poor visibility February


Airplanes that operate in and into Nigeria will start landing at two of the country’s busiest international airports during periods of poor visibility beginning from February next year, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency has said. NAMA’s Managing Director, Capt. Fola Akinkuotu, who disclosed this during an interview in Abuja, stated …

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Saraki sued for ‘paying Dariye N14.2m monthly allowances in prison’

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The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit asking the Federal High Court in Lagos to stop the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, from paying former Plateau State governor, Senator Joshua Dariye N14.2 million monthly allowances while he serves out a 10-year prison sentence for corruption saying that such …

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Lagos 2019: I’ll remove Lekki Toll Gate if elected – Agbaje

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The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos State, Mr Jimi Agbaje, has said if voted next year, he will dismantle the Lekki Toll Gate, which he described as illegal. Agbaje, who said though the toll gate was built by a concessionaire, it had since been bought over …

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