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Maritime workers protest NPA Repeal Act Bill

Operations across the nation’s seaports were today stagnated as labour unions protested against the Ports and Harbour bill pending at the National Assembly.
The union leaders alleged that the planned bill is bias and selfish.

Half year scorecard: How Tincan Customs netted N130b

The Nigeria Customs Service, Tincan Island Command, Lagos said it collected a total of N130,006,136,996.36 between January to June, 2017 into the Federation coffers.

Boko Haram executes eight villagers after they got in a row with Islamic police

Boko Haram militants in Nigeria executed eight villagers in the West African country after they allegedly tried to fight off the group’s hardline Islamic police.

Makarfi is authentic leader of PDP, says Supreme Court

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Justice Bode Rhodes Vivour, who read the verdict of the three-man panel, held that the appeal has merit and is subsequently allowed.

The panel also awarded a cost of N250,000 against the first respondent.

OAU students protest in Court over VC’s arraignment

Some students of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) are currently protesting at the High Court of Justice Ede, Osun State over the arraignment of the Vice Chancellor, Professor

CAA Grand Prix Countdown: Okagbare, Amusan arrive

Nigeria’s top performers on the track this season Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor and Tobi Amusan have both arrived in Nigeria ahead of the 2017 Warri Relays & CAA Grand Prix.

Autonomy for LGs, State Assemblies on the Front Burner of Constitution Amendment - Ekweremadu

…Conference of Speakers backs Financial Autonomy for LGs, State Assemblies

NSE lifts suspension on Sovereign Trust Insurance

One of the 17 companies whose shares trading were suspended on the floor of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NES), Sovereign Trust Insurance has regained its earlier status.

Breaking: Osinbajo approves appointment of 19 judges for Nigeria Industrial Court

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of 19 new Justices for the National Industrial Court (NIC).
The Justices were appointed following recommendation by the National Judicial Council (NJC).