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No pardon for rapists, gender violence offenders – Sanwo-Olu

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye , LASG. Disturbed by the escalation in cases of sexual and gender-based violence, and absence of unified protocols to get justice for the victims, First Lady of Lagos State, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has urged the Government to step up the response geared towards reducing the criminal acts to the barest minimum. Read More…

Education Metro Top Story

Lagos State emerges 2020 Inter-SUBEB debate winner

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: schoolandcollegelistings.com. Lagos State has emerged winner of the 2020 President’s Inter-SUBEB debate Nigeria (PSDN) championship. The competition, which held in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, focused on Nigeria’s 60th independence anniversary. Lagos State defeated Ebonyi on 4-1 scores in the final debate, with Elizabeth Adeleye from Lagos state emerging best speaker with Read More…

Aviation Business Featured Insurance

Emirates Offers World’s First Multi-Risk Travel Protection Coverage- up to $500,000

Reading Time: 3 minutes Emirates customers can now plan their travels and fly with even greater assurance and peace of mind, with the airline’s latest industry-first initiative to provide expanded, multi-risk travel cover on top of its current COVID-19 cover. Provided by Emirates at no additional cost to its customers, and provided by AIG Travel, this cover is the Read More…

Business Economy Featured

FG generates N416.01bn as Company Income Tax in Q3, 2020 – NBS

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Hakeem Babatunde, REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde. The Federal Government generated N416.01 billion as Company Income Tax (CIT), the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says. The bureau said this in its “Company Income Tax by Sectors 2015 – Quarter Three (Q3 2020)’’ obtained from its website on Thursday in Abuja. It said that the amount was Read More…

Featured Football Obituary Sports

Pope Francis remembers fellow Argentine Maradona affectionately

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images, Marcelo Endelli/Getty Images. Pope Francis remembers soccer legend and fellow Argentine Diego Maradona with affection and is keeping him in his prayers, the Vatican said on Wednesday. Maradona, who died on Wednesday at his home in Argentina following a heart attack, met the pope several times at the Vatican Read More…