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Tweet The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has given an account of how it apprehended one of Lancashire’s most wanted suspects in Lagos on Tuesday September 13, 2011. The suspected fugitive Kindreck Dion Lee who is wanted in the United Kingdom in connection with firearms and drugs offences...

Tweet The Enugu State government has dragged labour bodies before the National Industrial Court sitting in Abuja seeking among other things, a declaration that the current industrial action embarked by workers in the state at the instance of Congress is unlawful. The government in the suit dated 12th September, 2011 in which the NLC and six others including the Chairman...

Tweet The labor hammer has fallen on Anambra State. Information received by 247ureports.com indicates that the National head of the National Labor Congress [NLC] announced in Awka, the capital of Anambra State the commencement of an indefinite workers strike against the failure to implement the minimum wage as indicated by the federal government. The announcement came...

Tweet Ukeachu Oliver Aham Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) have arrested three suspected drug traffickers including a 35 year old man that ingested both cocaine and heroin at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. One of the suspects was on his way to Malaysia while two were going to Madrid, Spain at the time of arrest....

Tweet President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Wednesday in Abuja called for the maintenance and further strengthening of the historical relations between Nigeria and Britain for the mutual benefit of both countries. Speaking at a meeting with a British business delegation   led by the Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Michael Bear, President Jonathan said that both countries...

Tweet Eight suspects believed to have planted the bombs that killed 16 people at the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Suleja, Niger State, on April 8, have been arraigned by the State Security Service (SSS) before an Abuja Chief Magistrate.   The accused persons namely Shuaib Abubarkar, Muhammed Dalhatu, Salisu Ahmed, Ahmed Hasaan, Umar Baba...

Tweet The Delta state Commissioner of Police has charged one Mr. Fredrick Alawo (Alias Barrister), 42, an aide to the former house of Assembly member representing Isoko South constituency1, Mr. Benjamin Efekodho to Oleh magistrate court, headquarters of Isoko South local government area of the state for illegal possession of firearm. Also arraigned at the court for illegal...

Tweet  The Minister of Power, Prof Barth Nnaji has reiterated the need to boost power situation in Anambrs state to rediscover its industrial, manufacturing potentials and ingenuity. He assured that some far-reaching programme has already been initiated by the Federal Government through his ministry already. These he disclosed included the building of additional lines...

Tweet Managing Director, NDDC President Goolduck Ebele Jonathan declared Tuesday in Abuja that his Administration will take prompt and decisive action to sanitize the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and transform it into a much more effective organization. Speaking at the ceremonial presentation to him of the report of the Presidential Committee established...

Tweet *Says Nigerians ‘ll decide *Explains it’s 7 years single term *Dismisses Wikileaks as beer parlour discusion BY EMMANUEL, Political Editor, DAPO AKINREFON, CHARLES KUMOLU & GBENGA OKE ABUJA – President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday said he had no regret for his proposal for a single tenure for the President and Governors which he said was for seven...