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Court Frees Ajiwe Community From Olumegbon’s Overlordship

Ajiwe community

The High Court of Lagos State on December 21, 2017, liberated the Ajiwe community in Ajah in Eti-Osa Local Govt Area of Lagos State, from the Olumegbon Family’s claim of overlord. In a landmark judgment delivered by the Honourable Justice Ronke Harrison, the Court held that there was no basis in law, upon which Chief Olumegbon could claim to be ...

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10 Things You Should Never Do In Your Kitchen

Your Kitchen

For many folks, the kitchen is the most homey and comfortable room in the house. It’s where families come together to create and enjoy meals. However, the kitchen can become a pretty dangerous place if you’re not careful. There are also many ways to mess up a meal or misuse your utensils that many of us do each and every ...

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“Sold property with fake C of O belonged to deceased” – Witness

Ajiwe community

Lagos – A prosecution witness, Adegboye Bajulaiye revealed to Lagos High Court how a convict sold property belonging to Late Mrs Francisca Awolaja  without the approval of his family. He disclosed while testifying in the ongoing trial of a convicted legal practitioner, Kole Bello, and three others who allegedly used a fake C of O. They were alleged to have committed the ...

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Gov. Darius Ishaku proposes N96.5bn Taraba budget to legislature

Taraba budget

Gov. Darius Ishaku has proposed about N96.5bn as Taraba budget to the state legislature for 2018 fiscal year. While laying the estimates before the legislators in Jalingo, Ishaku explained that the budget proposal was about 12 per cent lower than the estimate for 2017 when the state budgeted N110.1 billion. He said that N41.2 billion of the Taraba proposed budget ...

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Port operators complain bitterly over traffic gridlock

Lagos ports traffic gridlock

Shippers (importers and exporters) are groaning over delays in business transactions as the Lagos ports  traffic gridlock trapped a large volume of cargo at the ports. The gridlock has degenerated to increasing rate of cargo diversion to ports in neighbouring countries and the attendant huge revenue loss suffered by the Federal Government. The shippers lamented the breakdown of infrastructure at ...

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How To Make Money In Real Estate Business

Make money in real estate

Owning properties has become a money spinner in Nigeria lately. Opportunities to make money in real estate abound for a very keen and enthusiastic investor. This is because a lot of people have begun to understand that need for shelter ranks top among human needs, many people are going into real estate. While in years past, young people were found ...

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Governor Ugwuanyi awards road contracts worth N1.4billion in Enugu

road contracts worth 1.4billion

In continuation of its massive infrastructure rehabilitation campaign in Enugu State, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s administration yesterday approved another set of road contracts worth N1.4billion. Addressing newsmen after the meeting of the State Executive Council, the Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Engr Greg Nnaji, who was accompanied by his counterpart in the ministries of information, education and commerce and industry, Mr. ...

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The Greatest Christmas Real Estate Story Ever Told

real estate story

T’was an hour before closing, and the office was tense The first closing in months was about to commence With the economy a mess and underwriting requirements so tight Who would believe there’d be a closing tonight! Expenses were up, financials in the red But visions of commissions danced in the agents’ heads The loan was approved by the lender’s ...

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NSIA makes massive plans on infrastructural investment

NSIA investments

The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority on Wednesday said it was planning to invest massively in the Nigerian Infrastructure Debt Fund being managed by Chapel Hill Denham Nigeria. The NSIA said this in a statement issued in Abuja and signed by its Communications Adviser, Mr. Titilope Olubiyi. It, however, did not disclose the amount to be invested, but added that the ...

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