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Girls are trafficked in guise of coming to study in Russia – Abugu
CityFile NAPTIP Russia Russian Embassy Sunday Magazine Tony Abugu

Girls are trafficked in guise of coming to study in Russia – Abugu

Deportees from Russia. Inset is Abugu Legal Adviser to the Nigerian Community in Russia, Dr. Tony Abugu, in this interview with KAYODE BELLO, spoke on challenges faced by Nigerians who run to Russia for succour, the immigration hassles they face, prostituting to survive, trafficking and sundry issues. • Why Russia […]

Federal parastatal pensioners task government on arrears
CityFile Federal Parastatal Pensioners of Nigeria FPPN pension Sunday Magazine

Federal parastatal pensioners task government on arrears

Pensioners Pensioners of the Federal Parastatal have appealed to the Federal Government to look into their plights and pay them their over 24 months arrears Engr. Adewale Anthony Ogunkoya, Secretary, Federal Parastatal Pensioners of Nigeria (FPPN), who was at Rutam House, the Corporate office of The Guardian Newspapers, said, such […]

Igando/Ikotun: Landlords, owners of small businesses cry out over double taxation
CityFile Eniola Badmus Morenike Adeshina Williams

Igando/Ikotun: Landlords, owners of small businesses cry out over double taxation

Small-scale business owners in Igando/Ikotun Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State, and landlords are complaining of multiplicity of taxes as the LCDA attempts to jerk up Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). According to them, since the LCDA chaired by Chief Morenike Adeshina Williams started sending out revenue collectors to […]

CityFile Godfrey Adebiyi Sunday Magazine

How boulders, abandoned heavy-duty equipment contribute to road crashes

Some contractors are in the habit of indiscriminately abandoning broken down heavy-duty equipment such as earthmovers and caterpillars, concrete mixers, as well as, boulders around sites of ongoing or completed projects. These items obstruct traffic, as well as, endanger lives of road users. First-time users or even regular users of […]

Government, civil society seek cooperation and peace in Africa
African Leaders of Peace Summit 2018 CityFile DPCW Mama Albertina Sisulu Sunday Magazine

Government, civil society seek cooperation and peace in Africa

Participants showing signed MoU to support the DPCW at the Advocacy Session On August 13, 2018, leaders from all sectors of society, including the Councilor of Cape Town, university chancellors, and professional educators gathered at the African Leaders of Peace Summit 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa to discuss practical […]

Port Harcourt: Fresh facts emerge on 27 lifeless cows
Adamawa State CityFile Rivers state Samuel Nwanosike Sunday Magazine

Port Harcourt: Fresh facts emerge on 27 lifeless cows

Dead Cows • Only Two Vets In Rivers’ Agric Ministry Fresh facts have emerged about the 27 dead cows smuggled into Rivers State from Adamawa State. The Guardian gathered that the cows died as a result of malnutrition and stress. According to findings, the malnutrition was deliberate because the cattle dealers believe […]

Rural dwellers benefit from total’s roll back malaria scheme
Azubuike Okara CityFile malaria NNPC

Rural dwellers benefit from total’s roll back malaria scheme

Malaria Parasite In an effort to end malaria, especially among rural dwellers, Total Exploration and Production Nigeria (TEPENG), with its NNPC joint venture has carried out roll back malaria campaign to communities in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State. About 400 persons, including pregnant women, men, youths, elderly and […]

13 years after deadly crisis, Rumuekpe community takes delivery of school building
Alh Buba Umaru Chief Chambers Oyibo CityFile NDPR Rumuekpe Community Sunday Magazine Victor Chuma

13 years after deadly crisis, Rumuekpe community takes delivery of school building

NDPR: We’re Happy Children Now Have Good School Environment There was excitement in Rumuekpe Community in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State, as 13 years after a deadly crisis life is gradually returning. Now they can boast of a modern junior/secondary school facility in the area. The intra-communal crisis […]

Carnage unabating along Lagos-Ibadan expressway
CityFile Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Motor Accidents Sunday Magazine

Carnage unabating along Lagos-Ibadan expressway

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Three weeks ago, 12 commuters met their untimely death, while eight others sustained injuries in a fatal crash along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, by Fidiwo/Ogunmakin diversion. The crash, which involved a Lagos State-registered intra-city bus travelling to Ilorin, and a Volvo truck going the opposite direction, was attributed to […]

Rivers community celebrates supernatural victory over violent crimes, idolatory
Aleto Community CityFile

Rivers community celebrates supernatural victory over violent crimes, idolatory

The people of Aleto Community in Eleme Local Council of Rivers State have celebrated what they described as victory over the devil and his works in their domain. Aleto Community in Eleme, has endured heinous crimes, ranging from kidnapping, armed robbery, cultism, wanton killings and other such vices, including their youths being backwards […]