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Awofeso explores Eyo Festival in new book
Chux Ohai
Award-winning culture journalist and publisher, Pelu Awofeso, had left no one in doubt about what to expect when he initially announced the public presentation of  his newest book titled White Lagos: A Definitive and Visual Guide to the Eyo Festival. Although he promise...
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Tana Egbo-Adelana becomes Givanas ambassador
Givanas Industry Nigeria Limited has unveiled Nollywood actress, Tana Egbo-Adelana,  as its brand ambassador for Ivory Beauty Soap.
This was announced at an event held at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Lagos.
The  event was attended by Givanas team, product distributors, and winners o...
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Yoruba elders mourn Faleti as family sets burial date
Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan
The Yoruba Council of Elders on Wednesday described the late Adebayo Faleti as a cultural icon, saying it received the news of his death with shock.
A communiqué signed by the President-General of the group, Chief Idowu Sofola, who is a Senior Advocate of...
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SON advises on standard, certifies UNIUYO table water
Etim Ekpimah, Uyo
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria has given the Nigerian Industrial Standard certificate to the University of Uyo’s table water.
The Akwa Ibom State Coordinator of SON, Mr. Meshailia Dauda, urged the university’s consultancy services unit (the manufacturers...
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FITC seeks to boost mortgage banks’ performance
The Financial Institutions Training Centre has urged mortgage finance institutions in the country to convert their challenges to opportunities in order to move the economy forward.
The centre expressed its readiness to partner the umbrella body of mortgage banks in the country, t...
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FG plans N7.9tn budget for 2018
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja
The Federal Government on Thursday said it would send the 2018 budget proposal to the National Assembly at the beginning of October this year.
The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udo Udoma, disclosed this in Abuja during a public dialogue wi...
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Passenger kills motorcycle rider over N150
Samson Folarin
The police in Ogun State have arrested a 23-year-old jobseeker, Ibrahim Sulaimon, for allegedly killing a motorcycle rider, Rafiu Gafar, in the Ajuwon area of Ogun State.
PUNCH Metro learnt that Sulaimon and Rafiu had an argument over money, after which the suspect...
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