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Bayelsa tower ‘ll attract more investors to Nigeria – Nwuche 

Sunday Aborisade, Abuja A former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Chibudom Nwuche, said on Saturday that the inauguration of the Nigerian Content Development Tower in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State,  was a right step towards achieving self-sustenance in the nation’s oil and maritime industry. Nwuche in a statement he issued in Abuja, also said the project
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UPDATED: Tribunal affirms Diri’s election, dismisses three petitions

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Bayelsa Stat Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja on Saturday affirmed Duoye Diri as the duly elected governor of the state. The Justice Mohammed Sirajo-led panel of three judges affirmed the governor’s election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party in separate judgments dismissing three petitions filed by different
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Lagos politician Lanre Rasak dies at 74

A prominent Lagos politician and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Lanre Rasak is dead.
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Nigerian traders in Ghana decry closure of their shops by Ghanaian authorities

Nnaji says Nigerian traders in Accra were locked up by Ghanaian authorities who demanded cash payment of one million dollars from them.
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Lagos APC chieftain, Lanre Razak, dies at 74

Kayode Oyero A stalwart of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Chief Lanre Razak, is dead. Razak, who was also a member of the party’s Governor’s Advisory Council, passed away on Saturday morning after a brief illness. The Balogun of Epe died at the age of 74  at the Reddington Hospital, Lagos. Governor Babajide
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Edo resident doctors embark on 3-day warning strike

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Amaechi, Lai Mohammed inspect Lagos-Ibadan rail project

Lagosians on Saturday cheered the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, and the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed as the duo inspected the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail project. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that it was like a carnival of some sorts at various rail stations as people gathered and hailed
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Iran claims victory as US bid to extend arms embargo flops at UN

Iran on Saturday hailed a UN Security Council vote rejecting a US bid to extend an arms embargo on the Islamic republic, saying its foe has “never been so isolated”. President Hassan Rouhani said the US had failed to kill off what he called the “half alive” 2015 deal with major powers that gave Iran
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FCTA demolishes 134 houses in Apo Akpmajenya

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