Lagos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

Lagos, Nigeria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Photos of wanted alleged con-artists have been releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    ... that either did not exist or with which he had no involvement. There is also Bayo Lawrence Anoworin, 41, from Lagos, Nigeria, who is wanted by Lincolnshire Police over an alleged scam by a gang that stole more than A 12 million from NHS Trusts in ...

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  2. Spiritualist betrays armed robbery suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vanguard

    THE spiritual consultant to a gang of suspected armed robbers, who operate along the Lagos and Ogun state border, has allegedly reported their activities to police. It was gathered that they stole a Toyota Highlander and locked the owner in the booth of car.

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  3. UK's 10 most wanted con artists revealed in new rogues' gallery of alleged fraudstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... allegedly claimed A 4.5 million in VAT and Film Tax rebates There is also Bayo Lawrence Anoworin, 41, from Lagos, Nigeria, who is wanted by Lincolnshire Police over an alleged scam by a gang that stole more than 12 million from NHS Trusts in the UK ...

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  4. Sen Tinubu writes IGP, demands police protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vanguard

    T HE lawmaker representing Lagos Central Senatorial District in the Senate, Senator Remi Tinubu, has petitioned the acting Inspector-General of Police, requesting for police protection over alleged threats to her life by Senator Dino Melaye. This came as women, drawn from the three senatorial districts in Lagos State, under the aegis of Concerned Group, yesterday, urged the Federal Government to direct relevant security agencies to institute criminal action against Melaye should he fail to tender public apology.

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  5. Naira stabilises against dollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vanguard

    However, the naira weakened further against the Pound Sterling, but maintained same value with the Euro as it exchanged at N475 and N400 respectively, from N470 and N400 it traded on Friday. Currency traders blamed the poor performance of the naira to the scarcity of the greenback, adding that the demand for dollar far outstripped its supply.

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  6. Inflation hits 16.5% in June, highest in almost 11 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Vanguard

    Nigerian inflation accelerated to the highest rate in almost 11 years in June, complicating the task of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, in an economy which is at risk of contracting this year. The inflation rate in Nigeria's economy increased to 16.5 per cent from 15.6 in May, the National Bureau of Statistics said yesterday.

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  7. I have moved on, Melaye tells TinubuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vanguard

    Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator Dino Melaye, All Progressives Congress, APC, Kogi West told the Senate Committee chairman on Women Affairs, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, APC, yesterday that great minds do not dwell on issues, but act and move on. According to Senator Melaye, it would amount to waste of time and energy to continue with the action as he has acted and the next thing to do as a great man, would be to move on.

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  8. CNN Is Launching A Multi Platform Operation in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vibe

    CNN is establishing a multi-platform operation in Lagos, Nigeria. Launching specifically in Lagos, the operation is designed to increase news coverage of Africa and give the network a strong digital presence on the continent.

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  9. IGR, services: Kogi re-appoints Skye Bank as lead collecting BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vanguard

    Less than a week after Lagos State Government directed all its agencies, ministries and parastatals to increase business relationship with Skye Bank, another State of the federation, Kogi State has re-appointed the Bank as its lead collecting Bank for the State Internally generated Revenue and services. The news of the re-appointment of Skye Bank was contained in a letter signed by the State's Accountant General, Alhaji Momoh Jibrin and addressed to the Group Managing Director and Chief Executive of the Bank, Tokunbo Abiru.

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  10. .com | Nigeria: Boko Haram suspects freed, given $10Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | News24

    Lagos - About 250 people who were arrested and held on suspicion of links to Boko Haram Islamists have been released and given $10, Nigeria's army said on Monday. "Yesterday , a total of 249 cleared suspected Boko Haram terrorists and accomplices were released... as approved by the chief of army staff in Maiduguri," said army spokesperson Sani Usman.

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  11. A tribute to Professor Austin S.O. Okwu at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | PR Log

    ... S.O. was to go to Lagos, to work with the Federal Government in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The trip to Lagos, Nigeria The wisdom of the deity had come to come fruition. At the local barber shop, S.O. had his hair

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    Monday Jul 18 | This is Gloucestershire

    Older people have been warned to take extra care as forecasters predict Gloucestershire could be one of the hottest places in the country on the hottest day of the year tomorrow. Cheltenham is expected to be as hot as Lagos in Nigeria and Miami in American with temperatures soaring to a sweltering 34C on Tuesday.

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  13. Kidnapping: Lagos places security agencies on red alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vanguard

    The Lagos State Government on Monday assured residents of the State that it was working hard in conjunction with security agencies to address the recent cases of kidnapping and armed robberies in some parts of the State, just as it disclosed that security intelligence has revealed useful leads towards identifying notorious syndicates behind the heinous crimes and their accomplices. In a statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello, the State Government said it is alive to its core responsibilities of protecting the citizens as the administration of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode will not shirk from its function of protecting the lives and property of its citizens in every part of the state.

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  14. New Npa MD assumes duty, pledges improved revenue driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Vanguard

    The new Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority , Ms Hadiza Usman, has said that the new management will strive for enhanced operational efficiency for improved revenue generation and inflows into national treasury. Usman stated this at the handover ceremony between her and the former Managing Director of NPA, Malam Habib Abdullahi, on Monday in Lagos.

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  15. Why This Auto Repair Franchise Expanded to NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Most domestic companies start their international expansion by staying in the neighborhood, playing it relatively safe by venturing into Canada or maybe Mexico. Moran Family of Brands is taking a different route, one that stretches 5,972 miles from the automotive repair and maintenance franchisor's Midlothian, Ill., home, all the way to Lagos, Nigeria.

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  16. Health warning issued after heatwave leaves Salisbury hotter than MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Salisbury Journal

    ... But today, at 28 degrees, Salisbury is as hot as Miami, Rome and Istanbul, and hotter than Tokyo and Lagos, Nigeria. The Met Office declared a Level 2 heat-health alert this morning (Monday, July 18) that means that there is a high chance that ...

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  17. Rezidor keeps development momentum despite challenging market...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Hospitality Net

    The Rezidor Hotel Group continues to report strong momentum in business development: Despite the challenging trading environment across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the group signed more than 2,500 rooms during the second quarter of 2016 and opened more than 1,400 rooms - further strengthening the long-term strategy of asset-light and fee-based growth with a focus on emerging markets. Rezidor's operating portfolio now comprises 80,000+ rooms and is complemented by a solid pipeline of 22,000+ rooms.

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  18. #Uber and PwC Help Close the Transport-Industry Tax Gap in NigeriaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | InvestorIdeas.com

    July 18, 2016 Charging to drive someone around Lagos was chiefly a cash-in-hand job before Uber launched in Nigeria two years ago. To this day, the rest of the transport industry remains largely informal, with no clarity on how much money is made and only negligible tax contributions to the state.

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  19. From favelas to the White House, tiles turn footsteps into electricityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Reuters

    ... down in London's Heathrow Airport, Sandton City shopping center in Johannesburg, and another soccer pitch in Lagos, Nigeria. Kemball-Cook, who is confident his tiles will last a lifetime, will also see them installed outside the White House in ...

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  20. UBA Ghana confirms Soni Anwal as new DMDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | GhanaWeb

    ... as Deputy Managing Director, Mr. Anwal was the Regional Bank Head for United Bank for Africa Plc in Lagos, Nigeria. Between 2009 and 2011, he was the Managing Director for UBA Sierra Leone, where he provided leadership for the day to day running of ...

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