Lagos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. MEC slams 'petrol pastor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Iol.co.za

    Gauteng Infrastructure Development MEC Nandi Mayathula-Khoza on Sunday criticised a local pastor and Nigerian pastor TB Joshua, while warning of "harmful religious practices". Mayathula-Khoza, speaking at the Father Masango St John Apostolic Faith Mission Church in Soshanguve, west of Pretoria, prayed for the South Africans who died in a building collapse in Nigeria on September 12. "We ask the creator to assist us to deal with the loss.

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  2. Nigeria: Death Row Soldiers Still in Underground CellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    About a week after the 12 soldiers condemned to death by a military court-martial were moved to military facilities in Kainji in Niger State and Lagos, LEADERSHIP has again gathered that the soldiers are still being kept in an underground cell. A source said last night that they were still in the cell waiting for their appeals to be fixed for hearing and determination.

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  3. Nigeria: Nigerian Designer Showcases in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    ... Yellow. When asked about how she produces, she says "The Lanre Da-silva Ajayi Brand creates and produces in Lagos, Nigeria. Fabrics are sourced locally in Africa and international. Talking about where pieces of the brand can be bought from, she ...

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  4. Nigeria: I Will Crush Boko Haram - JonathanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    PRESIDENT Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, yesterday, at the South-south Unity Party of the Peoples Democratic Party , held in Benin-City, vowed that his administration will crush Boko Haram exactly the way it fought Ebola virus disease. The President also boasted that the PDP will recapture Rivers and Edo states in 2015 and 2016, insisting that the entire South-south must return to the PDP as it were in 1999.

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  5. Return of bodies will take timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Iol.co.za

    It is likely to take "a considerable amount of time" before the bodies of the South Africans killed in the church building collapse in Nigeria are flown home, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe said on Sunday. Updating reporters in Pretoria on the situation, he said the latest report out of that country was only 18 post-mortems had been completed on the victims of the disaster.

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  6. Nigeria: Maltina Dance All Contestants Visit NB Lagos BreweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    As the momentum in the ongoing Maltina Dance All 8 continues to gather steam, the contestants recently took out time from their busy dance schedules and practice routines to visit the Lagos Brewery of Nigerian Breweries Plc to see first-hand how Maltina, Nigeria's number one nourishing malt drink is brewed. After fulfilling all the necessary safety procedures, they were ushered into the brewery and taken through the brewing process by the brewery Quality Manager, Mr. Ajileye Olufemi who described the visit as essential and timely added thatMaltina is enriched with many vitamins which positions it as a drink that delivers superior nourishment and vitality.

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  7. Nigeria: Lagos International Airport Road of ShameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    The state of any international airport road says a lot about the country. Why, you may ask, and the answer is not far-fetched.

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  8. Nigeria: Customs Impounds 11,264 Bags of Smuggled RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    The Federal Operations Unit , Zone A, of the Nigeria Customs Service , has uncovered a hideout in a creek at Igbesa, Ogun State, where its officials seized 11,264 bags of illegally imported 50 kg rice. According to the Public Relations Officer of the FOU, DSC Uche Ejesieme, the confiscated rice is valued at N56.32 million with a Payable Duty of N39.42 million and a Duty Paid Value of N95.74 million.

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  9. Nigeria: SON Begins Enforcement of New Cement StandardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    Worried by the high rate of building collapse across the country in recent times, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria , at the weekend in Lagos held a zonal stakeholders' forum on blocks and allied products in South-west states to begin implementation of the cement standardisation and reclassification scheme. This is in line with a directive of the Federal Ministry of Industry Trade and Investment to immediately commence the full enforcement of the policy across all segments of the cement and allied products sector.

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  10. Banks breathe easier as FG floats N213bn lifeline for GENCOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Vanguard

    Federal Government's plan to pay off the over N200 billion gas supply debt owed by defunct PHCN will avert the impending systemic non-performing loans in Nigeria banks. The payment of the debt overhang by the Federal Government will help power generating companies meet their debt-service obligations to banks on loans of almost N500 billion, on which some have been falling behind.

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  11. Fleecing Nigerians in the name of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Vanguard

    W hen the white man came to Africa to preach and spread the gospel, he was altruistic, truthful and selfless. He rendered selfless service to humanity.

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  12. 9ice On Political Aspirations: "I Can't Still Be Doing Music At Age 35a 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Ghanamma.com

    Earlier this year, I reported on how Nigerian music star 9ice is planning to run for political office in 2015 for a seat in House of Representatives, representing the Ogbomoso North Constituency in the National Assembly. In a recent interview with The Sun, he revealed that he plans to quit music for politics for a variety of reasons, including the fact that he is turning 35 next year, and he doesn't want to still be doing music at that age.

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  13. NMA urges LASG to pay withheld emoluments of doctorsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Vanguard

    The Nigerian Medical Association , Lagos State Chapter, on Sunday appealed to the Lagos State Government to pay the withheld emoluments of doctors in its employment. Ojo said that it was worrisome that the Lagos State Government withheld the emoluments of its doctors for the month of August and September 2014 as a result of the July 1 NMA nationwide strike.

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  14. Felix Odusanya Dina (1954 - 2014) The passing of a good manRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Vanguard

    He who, knowing that what he would say would definitely get some people angry, but puts it to the test of sincerity and honesty, convinces himself that saying it would be for a good cause before decent men and God Almighty, still goes ahead to say it, is a damn good man! But were he alive and you ask Felix Odusanya Dina, LLB, BL, his response would not be too far away. A man of character, Mr. Dina, as he was generally known by fellow residents of Abesan Low Cost Housing Estate, Abesan, Ipaja, Lagos, particularly his Block 396, Flat 3, was one damn good man.

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  15. When I listen to some statements I feel sad for Nigeria - JonathanRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Vanguard

    President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday said that terrorism and kidnapping were still major national challenges because Nigerians had not united against them as they did against the Ebola Virus Disease . Jonathan made the statement at an inter-denominational church service at the National Ecumenical Centre, Abuja, to mark the country's 54th Independence Anniversary coming up on Wednesday.

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  16. .com | MEC takes swipe at 'petrol-pastor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | News24

    Gauteng Infrastructure Development MEC Nandi Mayathula-Khoza on Sunday criticised a local pastor and Nigerian pastor TB Joshua, while warning of "harmful religious practices". Mayathula-Khoza, speaking on behalf of the Gauteng Premier David Makhura, criticised a Pretoria-based pastor who reportedly made his congregation eat grass and drink petrol.

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  17. Four Points by Sheraton Ikot Ekpene to Open 2015 in NigeriaRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Hotel News Resource

    Owned by the Akwa Ibom State Government, Four Points by Sheraton Ikot Ekpene marks Starwood's 10th hotel in Nigeria and second hotel in the state of Akwa Ibom, after Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced the signing of Four Points by Sheraton Ikot Ekpene , a new build hotel scheduled to debut in 2015.

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  18. .com | Lagos tragedy: Return of bodies will take timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | News24

    It is likely to take "a considerable amount of time" before the bodies of the South Africans killed in the church building collapse in Nigeria are flown home, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe said on Sunday. Updating reporters in Pretoria on the situation, he said the latest report out of that country was only 18 post-mortems had been completed on the victims of the disaster.

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  19. 2015 Jonathan's eligibility: Lagos PDP dissociates self from suitRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Vanguard

    The Lagos State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday disowned Mr Adejumo Agbaje, who filed a suit challenging the eligibility of President Goodluck Jonathan for the 2015 polls. In a statement signed by its Publicity Secretary, Mr Taofik Gani, the PDP said Agbaje was not a consequential member or leader of the party in the state.

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  20. Is Mr. Temitope Joshua of Synagogue of Satan in Nigeria a fake or...Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Nigeriaworld

    As the Nigerian nation slides deeper into poverty and the Hobbesian world, the church and other faith-based organizations have become avenues to pauperize and impoverish the gullible masses. The last time I visited, the outlandish claims of these religious racketeers are as bizarre as some of the out of this world names and titles these charlatans parade.

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