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U.S. to build $537 million consulate in Lagos, largest U.S. consulate in the world

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: US Embassy. The United States will build a $537 million consulate in Lagos, the country’s commercial capital, as Washington strengthens economic and diplomatic relations with Africa’s most populous country. The U.S. is among the largest foreign investors and donors in Nigeria with annual trade between the two countries at over $10 billion, according Read More…

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Driver killed in Lagos-Kano train accident in Kaduna

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nigerian rail history went a notch darker on Thursday as reports emerged that a narrow-gauge train travelling from Lagos to Kano derailed at Farin Ruwa, near Jaji in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing the train driver in the process. Malam Abdullahi Alhaji, Public Relations Officer, Northern Regional District of the Nigeria Railways Read More…

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Traffic to be diverted at Ogunmokun crossing, Mushin for 4 months for Red Line

Reading Time: < 1 minutes The Lagos State Government says it will divert traffic at Kayode/Ogunmokun Streets, Mushin from April 2 until July 20 for the first phase of the Lagos Rail Mass Transit Red Line Project. The Commissioner for Transportation, Dr Frederic Oladeinde, made this known in a statement signed in Lagos on Thursday. According to Oladeinde, the piling Read More…