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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

NEWS

Police make U-Turn, say it’s an offence to have sex inside...

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimin Edgal, says having sex inside a car parked in public place is an indecent act and offence punishable...

THE NATION

500 traders share N5m as loans in Jigawa

The Federal Government has disbursed N5 million as soft loans to 500 petty traders in Jigawa. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Office...

POLITICS

No room for political influence in Buhari’s school feeding programme –...

Abimbola Adesanmi, the National Coordinator of the Federal Government’s Home Grown School Feeding programme, HGSF, says there is no room for political influence in the programme currently running in 26 states of the federation.

OPINION

BUSINESS

TCN targets 20,000mw of electricity by 2021 – MD

The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, is working toward achieving a transmission capacity of 20,000 Megawatts, MW, by 2021, its Managing Director, Usman Mohammed, has said.

ENTERTAINMENT

Ali Nuhu, Zebrudaya, others honoured with Rock of Fame Awards

Nigerian film star Ali Nuhu, veteran comedian Chika Okpala, aka ‘Chief Zebrudaya Okoroigwe Nwogbo alias 4.30’ have been honoured with  the Rock of Fame Award...

SPORT

19th NSF: Gombe bring down Lagos in basketball thriller

Gombe State’s male basketball team bruised the ego of their Lagos opponents on Monday by beating them 58-42 points at the ongoing 19th National...

WORLD

Pope sacks 2 cardinals hit by scandal

Pope Francis on Wednesday removed two cardinals who have been hit by scandals from his group of close advisers, the Vatican said.

FEATURES

Japan has many vacant homes, urges foreigners to apply

Four years ago, Naoko and Takayuki Ida were given a house. For free. It's a spacious, two-story home nestled amid trees on a winding country...