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By Oladele Ogunsola  -  Ibadan    The decision of the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) to redistribute candidates who did not make the cut-off mark of their preferred tertiary institution in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) may not have gone down well with some institutions...

The South West District 4(SW4) of the Full Gospel Businessmen’s Fellowship International (FGBMFI), Lagos annual seminar holds this Friday and Saturday in Lagos. A statement signed by Emeka Izuorah said the seminar billed for the News agency of Nigeria (NAN) centre, National Theatre, Iganmu, will run from 9am to 5:00pm daily. The theme, he continued is: “Understanding...

By Emmanuel Udom - Lagos    The honey moon is over, likewise the regime of laisez fair which held sway, especially during the electioneering. The Lagos state government through its Kick Against Indiscipline (KAI), has warned traders to desist from displaying their wares on the roads. Any breach, it went on to say, would attract sanctions. Of late, there has been...

By Gbenga Faturoti –  OSOGBO   Traditional circumcision practitioners and medical practitioners in Osun State have resolved to work together with a view to curbing female genital mutilation across the state. The agreement was reached in Osogbo, at a sensitization programme for traditional circumcisers, organised by United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in...

Head, Distrain Unit of the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS), Mrs Ajibike Oshodi-Sholola, has urged companies operating in the state to always remit their taxes on regular basis to the Service to avoid distain.  Oshodi-Sholola told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that regular remittance of taxes would prevent the payable-tax amount from accumulating...

By Laide Raheem - Abeokuta   In its continuous bid to maintain peace in the Ogun state transport sector, the state government has urged various transport unions operating in the state to continue to promote peace and tranquility in various parks as government will not fold its arms and allow anybody or group disrupt the prevalent peace and progress across the State. The...

By Yemi Adebisi Lagos   Before the advent of colonialism, traditional rulers played prominent roles in the political, social, cultural and economic administration of their various localities.   They were parts of the immutable African culture which ensured harmony and stability in the society.  However, the situation changed when colonial rule was imposed on African...

By Tunde Opeseitan  - Lagos   A chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Alhaja Fatima Balogun has dragged First Bank before a Lagos High Court in Ikeja, over alleged breach of agreement and negligent conduct which resulted in monumental economic loss. Balogun, a former Women Leader of the party, had filed the suit through her company, Oye Balogun...

By Gbenga Faturoti –  OSOGBO Osun Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) has called on the Governor Rauf Aregbesola to as a matter of urgency, demand from the Nigerian Police for the creation of more Area Commands in the state. A statement by the Director, Bureau of Communication and Strategy in the Office of the Governor, Mr. Semiu Okanlawon, the PCRC was...

By Emmanuel Udom  -  Lagos    Joel Babalola, proprietor, Click One Business Center at 194, Ipaja road, Agege, Lagos, is not a happy man. Not that any calamity has befallen him. Far from it, but he is not pleased with the manner some wastes disposal operators are going about their businesses in the state. The state agency charged with regulating the business is...