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Driver in court over alleged car vandalism

A driver, Clever Ebere, 23, on Friday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court over alleged car  vandalism and  theft of parts. Ebere, who resides at No. 127, Itire Road, Sadiku Ilasa, Lagos, is facing a two-count charge of conspiracy and stealing, to which he pleaded not guilty. The Prosecutor, Insp. Victor Eruada, told the […]

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World’s First 5G Phone Released In South Korea

Samsung Electronics on Friday released the Galaxy S10 5G, the world’s first available smartphone with built-in fifth-generation communications technology, as South Korea seeks to build a lead in the transformative system. On Wednesday the South became the first country to commercially launch nationwide 5G services, with three super fast networks going live offering data speeds […]

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Ibadan Poly shut over bloody clash

IBADAN—A bloody clash that ensued among students of the Polytechnic, Ibadan in Oyo State after a football match, yesterday, forced the school authorities to shut down the institution to prevent further breakdown of law and order. Also, the management of the school announced the suspension of the Students’ Union Government, SUG, activities. An impeccable source […]

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Nigeria loses N400bn on medical tourism annually — Buhari

Jos—President Muhammadu Buhari has lamented that Nigeria loses over N400billion annually to medical tourism and urged stakeholders to join hands to find solution to it. The president urged  the course participants of the Senior Executive Course, SEC 41 of the National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies, NIPSS, to provide solutions to issues that could […]

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NCC to criminalise sale of pre-registered sim cards

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), is working with the National Assembly to criminalise mobile phones sim card infractions, according to Mr Efosa Idehen, director, Compliance, Monitoring and Enforcement of NCC, Idehen, at the regional sensitisation workshop with stakeholders in Enugu, said, it was the responsibility of NCC to ensure that Nigerians were safe using mobile phones. […]