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Month after Sheriff St fatal accident no word on charge

More than a month after the Sheriff Street accident that claimed the life of 4 year old Abeka Providence of Newtown, Kitty, no charge has been laid neither has the police file been forwarded to the Chambers of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).
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Festus Abu Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr is desperate to  add depth to his goalkeeping department as he is  not yet convinced that Chippa United  custodian Daniel Akpeyi  and Dele Alampasu possess   the q
Total has reached an agreement with CAF to  become the official sponsor of African football for the next eight years.  Total will support CAF’s 10   competitions, starting with the Gabon 2017  Africa
Ivory Coast made a disappointing start to their Africa Cup of Nations title defence on Monday when held 0-0 by lowest Group C seeds Togo in Gabonese town Oyem, AFP reports. PDG  defender Serge Aurier
Uber drivers have blamed the cab-hailing service's cash payment option for the death of a Zimbabwe-born driver who was shot dead in Philippi.
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan Crown Football Club, Ogbomoso, On Tuesday said  it would be difficult to replace their star midfielder, Folorunso Samson, who died when the vehicle he was travelling in plunged
Oyetunji Abioye The country’s external reserves have hit $26.968bn, nearing the $27bn mark, the latest statistics posted on the Central Bank of Nigeria website have shown. The reserves rose to $26.968
Heritage Bank Plc has explained reasons for participating in the Central Bank of Nigeria’s Anchor Borrowers Programme aimed at increasing rice production in the country. The lender said its plan was t
Economic and financial experts have said the naira may reverse this week the loss it recorded against the United States dollar last week. Owing to increased scarcity of the dollar, the naira fell from
Jaiz Takaful Insurance has introduced non-conventional insurance products, which focus on profit sharing among clients and participants. Takaful is an Islamic insurance concept, which is based on the
Anna Okon The Bank of Industry has included certification from the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control as prerequisite for approval of loan requests by manufacturers of drugs,
Everest Amaefule, Abuja Nigerians may soon begin to pay higher for stamp duty going by a proposal before the National Assembly for an increase in the cost of postage stamps across the country. The 200
Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The Federal Government on Monday inaugurated the National Council on Privatisation steering committee for the restructuring and recapitalisation of the Bank of Agriculture, as
Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja The supply hiccup, which has lately affected the availability of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, otherwise called cooking gas, may soon be over, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corpor
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi with agency report A new terminal for the Kaduna airport is still under construction with cables hanging from ceilings less than two months before it is due to become an aviation
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority and GuarantCo on Monday announced the establishment of an infrastructure credit enhancement facility in Nigeria. The Infrastructure Cred
Folashade Adebayo The Oyo State Government on Monday said it was not interested in reprimanding protesting students of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo State, who were seen
Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri The Director of Organisation of the Class 96 Association of Public Administration and Government Students, Abia State University, Uturu, Mrs. Nkiru Heckor-Anukem, has identif
Folashade Adebayo The Chairman, Lagos State chapter of the University of Lagos Alumni, Dr. Lukumon Adeoti, has said that the youth development programme of the Lagos State Government will lead to job
Friday Olokor, Abuja The National Open University of Nigeria will award various degrees to 5,975 students, including two prisoners, at its sixth convocation ceremony scheduled for this Saturday in Abu
Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Chairman, Governing Council of Osun State University, Mallam Yusuf Ali, SAN, has appealed to the Federal Government to grant licences to more private universities, in addition
Oyetunji Abioye The biting economic recession in the country has forced Heritage Bank Limited to sack over 100 members of its workers, it has been learnt. Although the lender refused to state the exac
Stanley Opara and  Ifeanyi Onuba The Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday said it had so far paid over N30bn to investors in the Nigerian capital market from the backlog of unclaimed dividends
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The crisis rocking the National Insurance Commission may be far from over as the leadership of the workers’ union in the agency has issued a fresh threat to embark on an industria
One of the best graduating students of the University of Lagos, Mansur Ismaila, in this interview with Folashade Adebayo and  Sodiq Oyeleke, shares his pains and gains of dropping out of medical schoo
Russia has renewed its commitment to economic development in the Arctic, ahead of a high-profile international summit dedicated to the region, where President Vladimir Putin is schedule
Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Founder and Proprietor of Crescent University, Abeokuta, Prince Bola Ajibola, has awarded 30 scholarships to new students of the institution beginning from 2016/2017 acad
Samson Folarin The police in Bayelsa State have started investigation into the alleged torture and death of a seven-year-old boy, Joshua, by his father, Zikeme Ideisy, and stepmother, Eunice Ideisy. J
Femi Makinde,  Osogbo Residents of Olopo II in the Ilode area of Ile Ife, Osun State, on Monday engaged quarry operators at a tourmaline mining site in a fight over the effect of explosive materials u
Samson Folarin The police have arraigned a 20-year-old housemaid, Loveth Emmanuel, before an Ebute-Meta Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stealing N700,000 from the safes of her boss, identified only a
Afeez Hanafi Some persons close to the Nigerian Turkish International Colleges have said the school management was warned of an imminent attack on the school a few weeks before the kidnap of eight peo
The Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps on Monday paraded six suspects for alleged involvement in illicit drug dealings. The NSCDC, Kwara Commandant, Mr. Pedro Ideba, s
Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 26-year-old man, Mathew Oguntade, for allegedly killing his 20-year-old wife, Mary Oguntade, during a fight. The couple lived beh
Niyi Akinnaso The focus on the slow pace of recovery from the ongoing recession and the readiness with which the President Muhammadu Buhari administration is being blamed for the present economic prob
The Nigerian Stock Exchange Employee Volunteering Programme recently made some progress as employees of the Exchange donated food and sundry items to charities in their communities as part of the annu

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