Items filtered by date: Monday, 27 March 2017
Monday, 27 March 2017 17:00

Lagos State launches security outfit

Lagos state today launched a special security outfit, Neighbourhood Safety Corps.

The State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode at the event, acknowledged the House of Assembly for speedy passage of the Bill which he signed in August 2016 that created the neighbourhood Safety Corps.
Ambode also noted that the new security outfit is meant to support and complement, rather than compete with the Nigeria Police Force.

The Lagos state governor further called on residents to team up in kicking out crimes from the state


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Rio 2016 Olympics semi-finalist Tobi Amusan clocked a 12.63 seconds lifetime and 2017 world leading 100 metres hurdles best at the University of Texas in El Paso, UTEP, Springtime meet held at the school ground.

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The All Progressives Congress, APC has warned its members who are holding public offices, not to disrespect the National Assembly.

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The Nigerian Army has denied media reports that one George of Ogijo, Ogun State was allegedly “murdered” by troops of 174 Battalion Ikorodu.

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The Gambia Justice Minister, Abubacarr Tambadou has said the country will set up a Truth and Reconciliation Commission to investigate abuses committed during ex-President Yahya Jammeh's rule.

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Monday, 27 March 2017 16:23

May to trigger Brexit process this week

British Prime Minister Theresa May will officially notify the European Union in the next two days that the UK is leaving.

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The Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship, NASAC, for marksmanship training and competition involving various formations under the Theatre Command of the Operation Lafiya Dole opens today in Sambisa Forest, Borno State.

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A former permanent secretary in the Ministry of Education, Dr. MacJohn Nwaobiala has urged the government should include human rights education in schools.

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