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APC suspends its National Vice Chairman

Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress national vice chairman, Inuwa Abdulkadir, has been suspended by the National Working Committee of the party. APC’s spokesperson, Lanre Issa-Onilu, in the announcement statement on Thursday said Abdulkadir was over “over anti-party activities” “The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has upheld the disciplinary actions of […]

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Lagos to partner Uber on water transportation

Lagos State deputy governor Obafemi Hamzat Thursday disclosed that the government is in negotiating a partnership with Uber on water transportation. Hamzat, who represented the governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made the disclosure at the 4th Traffic Radio Lecture Series themed ‘Lagos beyond roads; The intermodal transport option’ in Ikeja. “On our waterways, we are working on […]

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Okorocha’s ‘massive looting’ crippled Imo – Ihedioha

Imo State governor Emeka Ihedioha Thursday alleged that his predecessor Rochas Okorocha looted the state’s purse and left it in a “deep hole of corruption and mindless misappropriation.” Ihedioha, a former speaker and deputy of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, said Okorocha’s eight years as the governors of the state plunged Imo State into unsustainable debt. […]

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Renault to build, sell autos in Nigeria

French car giant Renault plans to assemble two low-cost vehicles in Nigeria via a joint venture with the local conglomerate Coscharis, a Renault statement said Thursday. The post Renault to build, sell autos in Nigeria appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Credit: Punch News

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Company denies involvement in ambulance usage for conveying illegal tramadol

says vehicle was hijacked backs further investigation, suspends driver Medbury Medical Services, owner of the ambulance illegally used to convey 10 cartons of stolen tramadol, has denied involvement. The company, in a statement on Thursday, said that the driver hijacked the ambulance without permission. It will be recalled that officials of the Nigeria Customs Service, […]

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DPR seals 25 filling stations over sharp practices in Kano

The Department of Petroleum Resources on Thursday shut down businesses in 25 filling stations for various sharp practices. Those affected stations include Conoil Petroleum, Tarauni; MRS Petroleum Limited, Naiba Zaria road; Galaxy Petroleum Limited and Mai Kifi Limited among others. Operations controller, DPR Kano, Musa Z. Tambawal who disclosed the development while conducting journalists on […]

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US award for Nigerian imam who saved over 260 Christians

The United States has conferred Religious Freedom Award on Imam Abdullahi Abubakar, who saved over 200 Christians during an attack from suspected herdsmen in Plateau State. The first-ever International Religious Freedom Awards ceremony was hosted by Secretary Pompeo on Wednesday in the United States. The award honours extraordinary advocates of religious freedom from around the […]

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Nigeria risks dumping ground tag over AfCFTA pact, NECA warns

The Nigeria Employers Consultative Association (NECA) has cautioned that Nigeria risks being a dumping ground with President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent signing of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) The post Nigeria risks dumping ground tag over AfCFTA pact, NECA warns appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Credit: Punch […]