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BREAKING: Osinbajo chairs NEC meeting on new minimum wage

Other state governors in attendance included Lagos, Zamfara, Adamawa, Kebbi, Jigawa, Niger, Ekiti and Bauchi, Among the deputy governors in the hall included Nasarawa and Ogun.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

MFM FC Coach admits team has a lot to do

I think we can do better than this in other games,” he said in a statement by the club’s Media Officer, Olawale Quadri in Lagos on Thursday.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Board says working to make UNILAG sports hub

As the University of Lagos (UNILAG) prepares to host the 26th Nigerian Universities Games Association (NUGA) Games, its Sports Management Board says the institution will soon be the country’s sports hub.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Driver allegedly beats co-tenant to pulp as wives quarrel

The police in Lagos on Thursday arraigned a 39-year-old driver, Kabiru Amuda, who allegedly beat up his co-tenant to pulp during a quarrel by their wives.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

PCN: New rep promises equal treatment for female athletes

Ugwunwa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that there was the need to increase welfare packages, including provision of wheelchairs and crutches, for para athletes.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Atiku: Business community hails PDP candidate’s plan for Nigerian economy

The Presidential and Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and Mr. Peter Obi, met with the Business community on Wednesday at Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Nigeria Copyright Commission gets new DG | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

A graduate of the New Hampshire School of Law (formerly, Franklin Pierce Law Center), the Universities of Lagos and Calabar, Asein is also author of Nigerian Copyright Act, with Introduction and Notes; Introduction to Nigerian Legal System and consults widely in the field of intellectual property law, authorship and innovation management.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Nigeria: main candidates set out stall as vote looms

Central bank Abubakar, meanwhile, was in Nigeria’s commercial capital, Lagos, to meet business leaders and outline his economic policies.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Nigerian opposition candidate seeks to privatise state oil firm

Lagos (Reuters) - Nigeria’s main opposition candidate for president said on Wednesday he would seek to privatise the state oil company and other government assets if elected next month, while removing a costly petrol subsidy, to revive the economy.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

2019 election: AD disowns, withdraws support for Oyo guber candidate, Hakeem Alao

The South West leaders in a communiqué signed by AD National Secretary, Pastor Akin Fasogbon; Chairman of the party in Oyo State, Pastor Akinade Alamu; Ondo State Chairman, Elder Seriki Adebobola; the Ekiti State Chairman, Mr Charles Famuseye and the Lagos State AD chairman, Mr Kola Ajayi, said that the party had withdrawn its support for the gubernatorial candidate of the party for allegedly unilaterally picking his deputy.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019