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AAC dissociates from RevolutionNow protest in Ondo

Tribune Online AAC dissociates from RevolutionNow protest in Ondo African Action Congress (AAC) dissociated itself from #RevolutionNow protest held on Wednesday by youths who converged at Ore, in Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State to join their fellow protesters across the county. Residents of the commercial city also joined in the protest, moving across […]

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JOHESU begins indefinite strike action in Bauchi over salary deductions 

Tribune Online JOHESU begins indefinite strike action in Bauchi over salary deductions  Bauchi State Chapter of Joint Health Sector Union and Assembly of Health Care Professionals, (JOHESU) has declared its resolve to embark on an indefinite strike action effective from Thursday, August 6. The union stated in a statement issued on Wednesday that the indefinite […]

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Nigerians to pay more for petrol with increase in ex-depot price ― Oil marketers

Tribune Online Nigerians to pay more for petrol with increase in ex-depot price ― Oil marketers Following an increase in the ex-depot price of Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS), Oil marketers on Wednesday warned that Nigerians may have to pay more for the commodity. The Petroleum Products Marketing Company, (PPMC), a downstream subsidiary of the Nigerian […]

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COVID-19: We have distributed over 60,000 food packs to vulnerable residents ― Fayemi

Tribune Online COVID-19: We have distributed over 60,000 food packs to vulnerable residents ― Fayemi Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday disclosed that his administration had distributed over 60,000 food packs to the poor and vulnerable in its drive to cushion the negative effect of COVID-19 pandemic in the state. He also announced […]

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#RevolutionNow: My hair was shaved with knife, broken bottle by security operatives ― Victim

Tribune Online #RevolutionNow: My hair was shaved with knife, broken bottle by security operatives ― Victim Hair of one of the protesters at Wednesday’s #RevolutionNow protest was shaved off with a knife and broken bottle by security personnel yet to be identified during the protest in Abuja. It will be recalled that a combined team […]

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BREAKING: IPMAN orders sale of petrol at N150 per litre

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has directed its members to sell the Premium Moto Spirit, PMS, also known as petrol for N150 per litre in Kano State. The Chairman of Kano State chapter of IPMAN, Bashir Danmallam, conveyed the directive in a statement on Wednesday. The statement said that the directive follows […]

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Edo election: PDP mocks Ize-Iyamu, says APC hiring campaign crowd from Kogi, Imo, others

The Peoples Democratic Party National Campaign Council in Edo State, Wednesday, mocked the All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate in the forthcoming governorship election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, describing him as “a lone ranger.” The PDP claimed that Ize-Iyamu has been left to walk alone by leaders and chieftains of the APC. The PDP stated this in […]

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Two arrested for alleged dollar fraud in Ogun

Two persons have been arrested by the police in Ogun State for alleged fraud in Ota area of the state. Police said the duo are “members of a syndicate who specialized in duping unsuspecting members of the public of their hard-earned money under the pretence of ‘washing’ dollars for them.” The two suspects were identified […]

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Security agents foil #RevolutionNow protest in Ogun

Tribune Online Security agents foil #RevolutionNow protest in Ogun The planned nationwide #RevolutionNow protest was, on Wednesday, foiled by security agents in Ogun State. The protest which was scheduled to take off at the popular Kuto roundabout, in the heart of the city, could not hold due to heavy presence of security personnel at the […]

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Car dealer docked over alleged N8m car fraud

Tribune Online Car dealer docked over alleged N8m car fraud A car dealer, Oluwole Olujobi, 37, who allegedly defrauded his customer of N8 million on Wednesday appeared in an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court. The police charged Olujobi, whose address was not provided with two counts of obtaining money under false pretence and fraudulent conversion. The […]

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Gardener docked for allegedly defiling 11-year-old fish hawker

Tribune Online Gardener docked for allegedly defiling 11-year-old fish hawker A 60-year-old gardener, Sunday Akpan, who allegedly defiled an 11-year-old fish hawker, on Wednesday appeared in a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Yaba, Lagos. The police charged Akpan, who resides in Ebute Ilaje, Bariga Lagos, with defilement. He pleaded not guilty. The prosecution counsel, ASP Nurudeen […]

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Court remands man who pleaded guilty to stealing car

Tribune Online Court remands man who pleaded guilty to stealing car A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Gwagwalada, FCT, on Wednesday, ordered that one Adeoye Olayemi, 38, who pleaded guilty to stealing a car, be remanded in the Gwagwalada police Area Command custody, pending sentencing. Olayemi who is from Kabba Odolu village, Kogi, pleaded guilty to […]

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Ocean Marine Solution Limited appoints media spokesperson

Tribune Online Ocean Marine Solution Limited appoints media spokesperson The owner of Ocean Marine Solution Limited (OMSL), Captain Hosa Wells Okunbo, who is also the chairman of the Hosa Wells Group, has appointed veteran journalist and media management expert, Samuel Ajayi, as his Media and Communications Adviser. The appointment, which took effect immediately, was announced […]