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Lawmaker seeks ICT education in schools

Sesan Olufowobi The senator representing the Lagos East District at the Senate, Gbenga Ashafa, has said education without  Information Communication Technology is inadequate. The senator, who spoke on Friday at the handing over of computers and furniture to the Orimedu Community High School, Orimedu, in the Ibeju  Lekki area of Lagos State, said the need […]
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Heritage Bank Partners CIBN

Heritage Bank Plc has announced its partnership with the Lagos branch of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIBN) to host the 2018 Lagos Bankers & Stakeholders’ night. General Manager and Chief Compliance Officer of Heritage Bank, Mr. Wumi Adeniyi, who disclosed this in a statement, said the bank decided to support the Lagos CIBN’s initiative […] The post Heritage Bank Partners CIBN appeared ...
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Fayemi’s victory, referendum on Buhari’s performance – Lai Mohammed

Oladimeji Ramon The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described the victory of the All Progressives Congress candidate, Dr Kayode Fayemi, in Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, as an indication that Nigerians will accept President Muhammadu Buhari during next year’s presidential election. The minister, who spoke with journalists in Lagos on […]
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SDP lost Ekiti poll because we didn’t buy votes – Adeniran

Tunde Ajaja A former Minister of Education and chieftain of the Social Democratic Party, Prof Tunde Adeniran, said the SDP lost in the just concluded governorship election in Ekiti State because the party did not buy votes like some other parties. Adeniran averred that the SDP candidate, Mr Akin Ayegbusi, would have won the election […]
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APC is highest bidder in vote buying – AP candidate

Femi Makinde, Ado Ekiti A former Deputy Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Abiodun Aluko, who was also the governorship candidate of the Accord Party in the July 14 election, said the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Dr Kayode Fayemi, won the election because his party was the highest bidder in vote buying. Aluko said […]
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Sports: 19-year-old soccer star Kylian Mbappé just helped win France the World Cup — here's what you need to know about him

Kylian Mbappé played a major role in France's success at the World Cup this year. The 19-year-old Frenchman comes from an extremely sporty French family, and he's attended the country's most elite footballer training center.
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PDP rejects Fayemi’s victory, says it’s daylight robbery

John Alechenu,  John Ameh,  Olusola  Fabiyi,  Olalekan Adetayo,  Samuel Awoyinfa, Friday Olokor, Kamarudeen Ogundele, Adelani Adepegba, Femi Makinde and  Leke Baiyewu The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party has   rejected   Saturday’s governorship election results in Ekiti State. It described the results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission as a daylight robbery ...
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Workers’ salary arrears will be paid in six months –Fayemi

Olufemi Atoyebi, Ado-Ekiti The winner of the Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has said that he will pay the backlog of salaries owed civil servants in the state within the first six months of his return to office. Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress beat Kolapo Olusola of the Peoples Democratic […]
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Tinubu, Ambode, Akeredolu congratulate Fayemi

Peter Dada, Feyisayo Popoola, and Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe Former Lagos State governor and All Progressives Congress national leader, Bola Tinubu, Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, and Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, have congratulated the party’s candidate, Kayode Fayemi, over his victory in the governorship election in Ekiti State, which held on Saturday. Tinubu, in a […]
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Prince William and Kate Middleton release Official Portraits from Prince Louis’ Christening

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Prince William and Kate Middleton have released the official portraits from their third child Prince Louis christening. The photos were taken in the Morning Room at Clarence House – the official residence of Duke and Duchess of Cornwall Prince Charles and Camilla, by Matt Holyoak. This first photo features Prince […] The post Prince William and Kate Middleton ...
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