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Man jailed eight months for concealing Information from EFCC

EFCC

A 24-year-old man, Akeredolu Oluwafemi Temidayo, has been sentenced to eight months in prison for hiding vital information from operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, when under interrogation. Akeredolu (aka Susan Henderson) had received a landed property from one Rose Kirkley, an American citizen, pretending to be a nurse with a special skill to ...

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Osun Assembly proposes 20 years jail term for land grabbers

land grabbers

OSOGBO – Osun State House of Assembly last week passed four bills into law. The newly passed bills included one prohibiting activities of land grabbers in the state; entitled “Osun State Forceful Entry and Illegal Occupation of Landed Properties (Prohibition) Bill, 2019”, the bill provided that whoever contravened the law when operational, would be liable to 20 years imprisonment without ...

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Flood destroys properties in Lagos after Monday rainfall

Lagos

Lagos – Many Lagosians have taken to social media to bemoan the recurrent flooding problem in the state after heavy rainfall on Monday, May 20, 2019. The state is a familiar mess during rainy seasons as many parts are submerged in flood due to a terrible drainage system, causing difficulty for motorists and residents of different parts of the state. ...

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Court orders freezing of firm’s accounts over N4.2bn debt to AMCON

AMCON

Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday placed a No Debit Order on the bank accounts of a limited liability company, Al Kahf Limited, over alleged indebtedness of N4.282, 918, 018,43 billion to the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). Justice Obiozor also ordered the company, its servants, agents, officers, directors, shareholders, employees, creditors, assigns, tenants, ...

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What’s your most valued possession?

most valued possession

Most dictionaries define possession as a form of ownership. Most of the things that fall into that category are either bought or earned. And the term valuable is normally used with relation to monetary exchange or at least to convey great importance. The reactions about most valued possession we got from our social media handles are quite different from what ...

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Govt. expends N45bn on Oyo tertiary institutions in 7 years — Ajimobi

tertiary institutions

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State Wednesday said his administration had in the last seven years expended over N45 billion on tertiary institutions in the state. He made the disclosure in Ibadan during the inauguration of the newly-constructed Oba Akinbiyi Model School II, Mokola by his administration. It was gathered that the governor also inaugurated the constructed Efunsetan-New Garage road ...

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School of estate launches online courses

school of estate

School of Estate, Nigeria’s leading real estate focused training institution launched its online platform yesterday 14th May 2019. The platform is poised to offer a unique user-centric approach that will guide real estate enthusiasts and practitioners at every level of experience through its continuously expanding real estate curriculums. The launch was well attended by top professionals and real estate industry ...

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Twitter user shares story of Akara seller cum homeowner

Akara seller

A lady on twitter narrated how a widowed woman who sells beans bake (Akara), puff-puff, pap, and fried yam became a landlady who owns two 3-bedroom flats and still lives in a one-room (face-me-I-slap-you) apartment. The lady who is a banker said the woman’s husband passed away some years back and the woman could not provide for herself and her ...

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