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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 […]

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Lagos cancels 2018 land use charge Ambode implemented

Lagos State Government has revoked the 2018 land use charge. The land use charge was implemented by former Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. Commissioner for Finance, Rabiu Olowo, made the announcement on Wednesday. He said the government reverted to pre-2018 land use charges. The land use charges for 2017, 2018, and 2019 have also been waived. Iyanya […]

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Why the North is in a mess ― Matawalle

Tribune Online Why the North is in a mess ― Matawalle Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has said that the lack of recognized leadership in the North is responsible for the current mess in the region. He said the youths no longer respect traditional institutions and leaders, saying this has contributed immensely to the […]

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Reps probe CBN, NNPC, NPA, PEF, others over alleged alienation, sale of government land properties

Tribune Online Reps probe CBN, NNPC, NPA, PEF, others over alleged alienation, sale of government land properties The House of Representatives will, on Wednesday, commence investigative hearing into the petition against the implementation Committee of White Paper on the Commission of Inquiry into the alienation and sale of Federal Government landed property from inception to […]

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My suspension politically motivated ― Ondo lawmaker, Akinribido

Tribune Online My suspension politically motivated ― Ondo lawmaker, Akinribido The suspended lawmaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Hon. Tomide Akinribido said his suspension by the leadership of the House of Assembly is politically motivated. Akinribido who maintained that his support for the embattled deputy governor of the state, Hon. Agboola Ajayi, over […]

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WASSCE begins August 17 as WAEC releases timetable

Tribune Online WASSCE begins August 17 as WAEC releases timetable The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), Nigeria, has officially released its time table for the forthcoming school-based West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE), billed to commence on 17th of this month. It asked the candidates for the exam and the public to disregard […]

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Gov Abdulrazaq appoints commission of inquiry on Kwara assets

Tribune Online Gov Abdulrazaq appoints commission of inquiry on Kwara assets The governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has set up a six-person commission of inquiry to investigate the sale or unlawful acquisition of government’s properties between May 29, 1999, and May 29, 2019. The commission is chaired by Hon Justice Olabanji Orilonishe (retired). Other […]

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Court sentences 53 persons to community service for violating face mask order in Osun

Tribune Online Court sentences 53 persons to community service for violating face mask order in Osun A Magistrate Court, sitting in Osogbo on Tuesday sentenced 53 persons to two hours community service for violating coronavirus protocol ordered on the wearing of nose masks by the Osun State government. The convicted 53 persons were arrested by […]

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FCTA demolishes 102 houses in Gwagwalada over flood disaster

Tribune Online FCTA demolishes 102 houses in Gwagwalada over flood disaster The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), on Tuesday, began the demolition of about 102 houses built on the waterway at Giri-Kpasere, in Gwagwalada Area Council of the territory, following last week’s flood disaster that claimed a family of five. Deputy Director, Monitoring and Enforcement, […]