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Daily Archives: September 27, 2019

Google Station, Google’s free WiFi is offline in Lagos

Google Station, Google’s initiative that delivers free Internet access in select locations, launched last year in Nigeria, with Lagos and Abuja its primary locations. More than a year later, Lagos is seemingly offline on the programme. Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 27, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Oyo Dry Port

Oyo Dry Port: Seyi Makinde Inspects Ongoing Construction At The Site

Since the handing over of Oyo Dry Port to the Oyo State Government, little has been heard of this project. The project which costs about 35 billion naira has been rested for a while maybe this is due to change [...]

September 27, 2019 Government and politics
Bauchi Assembly tasks government

Bauchi Assembly tasks government, police on personnel deployment in crime areas

The Bauchi State House of Assembly has charged security agencies in the state to firm up their duties by placing more personnel in crime areas in the State. Presenting the motion at a plenary, Mr. Sabo Sade, representing Sade Constituency, [...]

September 27, 2019 Government and politics
FUOYE crisis

FUOYE crisis: Fayemi takes up victims funeral expenses, clears hospital bills

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has taken over the medical and funeral expenses of victims of the violent protest held at the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE). This was confirmed on Friday by the Chief Security Officer [...]

September 27, 2019 Government and politics

Gbajabiamila reveals responsible for power sector failure

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila says that unpatriotic activities of serving and retired public office holders are responsible for the socio-economic misfortune in the power sector. Gbajabiamila spoke while declaring open the investigative hearing into the Federal [...]

September 27, 2019 Government and politics

Virgin van driver kills 10, says he was ‘sexually frustrated’

Footage has emerged of a man alleged to have killed 10 pedestrians in Toronto, telling police that he was part of an online group for sexually frustrated men. Alex Minassian acknowledged that he used the van as a weapon and [...]

September 27, 2019 What the papers say