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Open manholes still litter Abuja despite lawmakers’ directive to FCTA

THE Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) authorities are yet to replace most stolen manhole covers on the roads in the FCT, weeks after the...

How neglected Numan-Jalingo road dreprives Adamawa, Taraba investments; exposes motorists to fatalities 

By Idris Kamal Ibrahi In what looks like an endless circle of deception, the federal government continues to release billions of naira for the rehabilitation...

Decade after award, N7.2bn road construction projects in south-east abandoned

THREE multibillion naira road projects awarded by the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing (FMWH) have remained uncompleted 10 years after they were awarded. The...
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One injured, as two-storey building collapses in Lagos

ONE person has been injured following the collapse of a two-storey building in the Onipanu bus stop area of Lagos State. The affected building, located...

Sanwo-Olu probes Lagos boat mishap

THE Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has ordered a probe into the July 8, 2022 Mile 2-Ibeshe fatal boat accident. The accident, which occurred by...

Floods, high fares, road works impede Lagos commuting

Commuters in the Lagos metropolis have been experiencing tougher times as transporters cash in on scarcity of premium motor spirit (petrol) and the consequent...
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Fire guts popular Bodija market in Ibadan, destroys property

A SECTION of the popular Bodija market in Ibadan, Oyo State capital, has been gutted by fire. The affected areas are located at Ori-Igi, Daleko,...

Lagos boat mishap: Death toll now 17

SEVENTEEN bodies have been recovered from the Lagos lagoon following the boat accident that occurred last week. The accident, which occurred on Friday July 8,...

INVESTIGATION: How illegal mining fuels poverty, river pollution, sacred grove desecration in Osun

By Samad Uthman He first observed the previously colourless river turning brown in July 2019 while catnapping at the riverbank after fishing for the day....
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