Community threatens to set tank farms on fire in Lagos

Worried by the persistent pollution of their waters, residents of Ibasa/Ijegun Egba community, in Lagos, have vowed to set ablaze tank farms sited within the community, until the Federal Government addresses their demands. In was gathered that there are about 15 tank farms sited within Ijegun/Ibasa, a riverrine community in Amuwo-Odofin Local Government. The More...

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By hallmarknews On Monday, August 1st, 2016
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Lagos reaffirms zero tolerance for criminal activities

The Lagos State government has reassured residents of its ability to combat all forms of crime within the State just as it reaffirmed its commitment to prompt response to all crime incidents reported by residents More...

By hallmarknews On Thursday, January 14th, 2016
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Recruitment of 10,000 policemen to gulp N8.6bn

Mike Okiro, chairman, Police Service Commission (PSC), on Thursday disclosed that the sum of N8.6 billion is required for the recruitment of 10,000 policemen. From the sum, N3.40 billion is for feeding; N2.835 billion More...

By hallmarknews On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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Counter-insurgency: Nigerian army establishes new division in northern Borno

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai on Wednesday announced the establishment of the Nigerian Army 8 Division located in the northern part of Borno. Buratai disclosed this while delivering a lecture titled: More...

By hallmarknews On Thursday, January 7th, 2016
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Bayelsa police arrest 5 suspected kidnappers

The police in Bayelsa on Thursday said detectives from the Anti-Kidnapping/Anti-Vice Unit had arrested five suspected kidnappers. Mr Asinim Butswat, a DSP, and the spokesman of the state police command, made this More...

By hallmarknews On Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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Army cautions Islamic Movement of Nigeria against inciting comments

The Nigerian Army has warned members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria to desist from making misleading comments, capable of breaching public peace and order. This is contained in a statement issued by Army spokesman, More...

By hallmarknews On Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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Military has met December dealine on Boko Haram, says FG

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said on Wednesday that the Nigerian military had met the December deadline to defeat the Boko Haram terrorists.The minister said this during his maiden More...

By hallmarknews On Sunday, December 20th, 2015
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Kwara govt imposes 24-hr curfew as 4 die in Share, Tsaragi clash

At least four persons reportedly lost their lives on Sunday in a renewed communal clash involving Share and a neighboring town, Tsaragi in Kwara State. Share, headquarters of Ifelodun, and Tsaragi in Edu local government More...

By hallmarknews On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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Reps summon service chiefs over military, Shi’ite clash

The House of Representatives is expected to interface with the echelon of the nation’s security agencies over last Saturday clash between the military and religious sect, Shi’ite. The corpses of 60 people More...