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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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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 […]

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Civil servant docked over alleged criminal trespass, intimidation

Tribune Online Civil servant docked over alleged criminal trespass, intimidation The police on Wednesday, arraigned a 42-year-old civil servant, Joseph Maigari, in a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Gwagwalada, FCT, over alleged criminal trespass and intimidation. The police charged Maigari, who resides in Gwagwalada with three counts of criminal trespass, intimidation and mischief. The Prosecution Counsel, […]

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COVID-19: Nasarawa govt fumigate schools ahead of resumption

Tribune Online COVID-19: Nasarawa govt fumigate schools ahead of resumption The Nasarawa State Government has begun fumigation of all public schools ahead of the partial reopening of schools for graduating students, as directed by the Federal Government. The state Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Hajia Fati Sabo, made this known while briefing newsmen on […]

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NDDC: Reps member urges Niger Deltans to unite or suffer more neglect

Tribune Online NDDC: Reps member urges Niger Deltans to unite or suffer more neglect The Member representing Ughelli North, Ughelli South and Udu Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Rev. Francis Ejiroghene Waive, has called Niger Deltans to unite or be ready to suffer more neglect and exploitation. NDDC. The House of Representative’s first-timer […]