Govt, PSP operators to settle CLI dispute out of court

The Lagos State Government and waste carriers have agreed to resolve amicably their dispute over the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI), Justice Oyekan Abdullahi was told yesterday. Justice Abdullahi, who sits at the Lagos High Court in Igbosere, praised the opposing lawyers for embracing peaceful resolution of the case, and adjourned till January 29 for reportRead More

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Court orders NSCDC, others to pay man N10m damages for assault, battery

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The Federal High Court sitting in Calabar has directed the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC ) and six others to pay the sum of N10 million to one Mr Frank Eko over the case of illegal arrest, detention, assault, battery, humiliation and brutalization. Oko had dragged the NSCDC; the State Commandant, NSCDC;Read More

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Court orders NSCDC, others to pay man N10m damages for assault, battery

NSCDC

The Federal High Court sitting in Calabar has directed the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC ) and six others to pay the sum of N10 million to one Mr Frank Eko over the case of illegal arrest, detention, assault, battery, humiliation and brutalization. Oko had dragged the NSCDC; the State Commandant, NSCDC;Read More

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Call for entries: Nigerian students poetry prizes (NSPP) 2018

INTRODUCTION Nigerian Students Poetry Prize (NSPP) is an initiative of Poets in Nigeria (PIN) designed to stimulate creativity, promote literary excellence and broaden the concept of intellectualism among Nigerian undergraduates. Since inception in 2016 at the Students’ Union Building, University of Ibadan, the prize has received over 1000 entries from students drawn from over 100Read More

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Call for entries: Nigerian students poetry prizes (NSPP) 2018

INTRODUCTION Nigerian Students Poetry Prize (NSPP) is an initiative of Poets in Nigeria (PIN) designed to stimulate creativity, promote literary excellence and broaden the concept of intellectualism among Nigerian undergraduates. Since inception in 2016 at the Students’ Union Building, University of Ibadan, the prize has received over 1000 entries from students drawn from over 100Read More

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Court dissolves 10-year marriage over drunkenness, threat to life

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The Idi-Ogungun Customary Court at Agodi in Ibadan on Tuesday dissolved 10-year-old marriage between Opeyemi and her husband, Akeem Afolayan, over habitual drunkenness and threat to life. Chief Mukaila Balogun, the President of the court, held that the evidence of the plaintiff coupled with failure of the defendant to appear in court despite summons provedRead More

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Court dissolves 10-year marriage over drunkenness, threat to life

court

The Idi-Ogungun Customary Court at Agodi in Ibadan on Tuesday dissolved 10-year-old marriage between Opeyemi and her husband, Akeem Afolayan, over habitual drunkenness and threat to life. Chief Mukaila Balogun, the President of the court, held that the evidence of the plaintiff coupled with failure of the defendant to appear in court despite summons provedRead More

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Six die, many injured in Magodo, Badagry gas explosions

Six persons were  killed  and scores injured yesterday when two gas plants went up in flames in  Magodo and Badagry, Lagos. Two persons died and eight others were injured in the Magodo explosion. Four were killed and scores injured in the Badagry incident. Witnesses blamed  leakages for the incidents at  Second Coming Nigeria Limited GasRead More

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Six die, many injured in Magodo, Badagry gas explosions

Six persons were  killed  and scores injured yesterday when two gas plants went up in flames in  Magodo and Badagry, Lagos. Two persons died and eight others were injured in the Magodo explosion. Four were killed and scores injured in the Badagry incident. Witnesses blamed  leakages for the incidents at  Second Coming Nigeria Limited GasRead More

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Seven die, four injured in Bida-Minna road crash

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Mr Yusuf Garba, the Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Commission ( FRSC ) in Niger said on Monday that seven persons died  in an accident on the Bida-Minna road. Garba told our reporter in Minna that four persons were also injured in the incident which occurred on Monday morning. He said wrong overtaking wasRead More

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