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Confusion trails sack of 300 street sweepers’ supervisors in Lagos

There is confusion regarding the actual employers of the 300 street sweepers’ supervisors that were recently sacked in Lagos State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.Environmental Utility firm, Visionscape Sanitation Solutions Ltd (VSS) told NAN on Sunday in Lagos that the supervisors were employed for the Lagos State Government, […]

Lagos seeks prioritisation of children’s rights in national policies
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Lagos seeks prioritisation of children’s rights in national policies

Governor Ambode. Photo: Twitter/AkinwunmiAmbode The Lagos State Government at the weekend advocated for the prioritisation of children’s rights in national policies and programmes for sustainable socio-economic development of the country. Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Agboola Dabiri, made the request at this year’s Day of the African Child at […]

LASG’s workers to get gratuity 3 months after retirement soon
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LASG’s workers to get gratuity 3 months after retirement soon

Governor Ambode. Photo: Twitter/AkinwunmiAmbode The Lagos State Government is to introduce an efficient pension scheme for its workforce, an official said on Sunday. Under the new regime, retirees will be paid their gratuity (lump sum) within three months after retirement. The Director-General, Lagos State Pension Commission (LASPEC), Mrs Folashade Onanuga, […]

NAF Fighter aircraft neutralises Boko Haram terrorists in Borno
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NAF Fighter aircraft neutralises Boko Haram terrorists in Borno

Nigerian Air Force (NAF) The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has neutralised some Boko Haram terrorists at Parisu and Takwala, both in Borno, through successful air strikes. AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya, NAF’s Director of Public Relations and Information, who confirmed this in a […]

Governors urge unity, spiritual rebirth, justice, others
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Governors urge unity, spiritual rebirth, justice, others

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom felicitated with Muslims yesterday at this year’s Eid-El-Fitri celebration, urging Muslim faithful in the state to imbibe the values of Ramadan such as piety, generosity, peaceful coexistence and justice. Ortom also said adherence to the core values and lessons of […]

TUC, Makarfi want end to insurgency, others, DAPPMA assures Nigerians of fuel availability
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TUC, Makarfi want end to insurgency, others, DAPPMA assures Nigerians of fuel availability

Makarfi Former Governor of Kaduna State, Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has called on Muslims to join hands together to ensure an end to insurgency and other socio-economic ills in the country. Makarfi, who was also former Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), stated this yesterday in his Eid-el-Fitr […]