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Security breach: FAAN suspends aviation security unit heads in Lagos

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has suspended indefinitely, the Aviation Security Unit Heads who were on duty when an unidentified man climbed an Azman aircraft at Lagos airport on Friday morning. FAAN’s General Manager, Public Affairs, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, confirmed the development in a statement issued in Lagos...

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NNPC GMD, Malam Melee Kyari with Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Abhay Thakur

NNPC to supply 10% of India’s national crude oil demand

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed its readiness to continue to supply 10 per cent of India’s crude oil demand in the face of competing demand for the product from other countries. This commitment was made today by the Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari,...



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FirstBank is re-engineering banking with digitised services

Globally, a new wave of technology is revolutionising the way banks do business to deliver better customer experience and remain competitive. This evolving global operating environment of digitisation of banking services needs a bank with digital wherewithal that can transform itself into truly effective digital organisation and embrace changes in...



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Algeria beat Senegal to lift 2019 AFCON

Algeria won the Africa Cup of Nations for the second time as a freak early goal secured a 1-0 win against Senegal in the final in Cairo. Baghdad Bounedjah's shot took a huge deflection off Salif Sane and looped over goalkeeper Alfred Gomes. Senegal, who have never won the competition, were...
Odion Ighalo

Ighalo joins Rashidi Yekini, wins AFCON golden boot

Odion Jude Ighalo has won the highest goal scorer award at the just concluded 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Friday night. The Super Eagles star scored five goals in the 32nd edition of the African football showpiece in Egypt. Ighalo becomes the second Eagles player, after late Rashidi Yekini to...





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Again, Obasanjo writes Buhari, says Nigeria has reached a tipping point

I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and those resident in Nigeria. Since the issue is of...
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The truth about Lagos-Ibadan railway project, by Abdullahi Mohammed

Not a few Nigerians must have noted with shock and disbelief the vicious, unrelenting campaign of calumny which has been raging against the Federal Ministry of Transportation for some time now on the social media and in the traditional media alike. It goes without saying that the motive of...