Awori condemns destruction of public facilities, invasion of Akiolu palace in Lagos - newsheadline247.com
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Awori condemns destruction of public facilities, invasion of Akiolu palace in Lagos

The President of Awori Welfare Association of Nigeria (AWAN), Mohammed Olagbaye, has condemned the destruction of public facilities and private business in Lagos State by hoodlums who infiltrated the recent #EndSARS protests. Olagbaye, a former Lagos State Commissioner for Finance, on Thursday, specifically condemned the attack on the palace of the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Read more

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How I escaped rampaging hoodlums knives attack – Kubwa DPO Bello

Metro Gists Abdullahi Bello, the Kubwa Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Abuja, has said some of the rampaging hoodlums who looted the NYSC Orientation Camp in the town attacked and almost stabbed while trying to protect the warehouse. The Kubwa police chief made this known in an interview with journalists on Tuesday. Bello, while giving accounts Read more

United Kingdom High Commission reopens VISA application centers in Nigeria - newsheadline247.com
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United Kingdom High Commission reopens VISA application centres in Nigeria

The United Kingdom High Commission has reopened its VISA application centres in Nigeria after it was shut down following crisis that resulted from #EndSARS protests in the country last week. The UK Commission announced the reopening of the centres via a Tweet post on its official handle, in a notice titled ‘Update on UK Visa Read more

Osun Amotekun tracks, arrest suspects with sex worker - newsheadline247.com
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#EndSARS: Osun Amotekun team up with Police in search of looted items

Osun State local security operative, codenamed Amotekun, has teamed up with the state police command to commence a house to house search for properties stolen by hoodlums in the state last week. The operation started after the expiration of the 72-hour amnesty granted by Governor Gboyega Oyetola to the hoodlums to return looted properties in Read more

#EndSARS: Lagos to rebuild burnt Police stations, provide better infrastructures as CP makes 7 demands - newsheadline247.com
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#EndSARS: Lagos to rebuild burnt Police stations, provide better infrastructures as CP makes 7 demands

Children of deceased officers to get full state scholarship Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to reconstruct all Police stations that were destroyed by hoodlums during the recent #EndSARS protests in the state. Sanwo-Olu made certain promises and approvals when the state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, made at least seven demands from the Read more

US objection delays Okonjo-Iweala’s emergence as WTO DG - newsheadline247.com
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US objection delays Okonjo-Iweala’s emergence as WTO DG

By AFP Key World Trade Organisation (WTO) ambassadors on Wednesday tapped Nigeria’s nominee, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as the best pick to lead the organization, but she was opposed by the United State of America (USA), which said it supported South Korean Trade Minister Yoo Myung-hee instead. The ‘troika’ of ambassadors heading the WTO’s three main branches Read more

COVID-19- Lagos discharges 49 recovered patients - newsheadline247.com
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Covid-19: Nigeria records 147 new infections, total now 62,371

Nigeria, on Wednesday, confirmed 147 new COVID-19 cases and four deaths from complications from the disease. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), announced this in a tweet post last night. According to the health agency, Lagos has the highest number of infections with 82 cases, while FCT confirmed 20 cases, Rivers had 9 cases Read more

Eid-el-Maulud: Jimi Agbaje greets Muslims, sues for peaceful co-existence in Lagos - newsheadline247.com
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Eid-el-Maulud: Jimi Agbaje greets Muslims, sues for peaceful co-existence in Lagos

Jimi Agbaje, a two-time governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, has called on Muslims in the state to foster peaceful co-existence as they celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Maulud. Muslims around the world celebrate Eid-el- Maulud to mark the birth of the Holy Prophet Mohammed (S.A.W). Agbaje, while wishing Muslims faithful delightful Read more

Osinbajo calls for universal education revolution as World Education Week kicks off - newsheadline247.com
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How Engaging with Youths must be Transparent, Honesty -VP Osinbajo

How Engaging with Youths must be Transparent, Honesty -VP Osinbajo *Young federal parliamentarians commend VP’s interaction with youths in wake of protests Engagement with the Nigerian youths has to be transparent and honest in order to build a progressive society and nation, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. This, according to him, was why Read more