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Woman sells grandson for N1.3m because his dad didn’t pay bride price before impregnating her daughter

The Rivers State Police Command has rescued a two-week-old baby boy, who was allegedly sold by the grandmother at birth for N1.3million. According to the police, Antonia Amos, sold the child because she claimed her daughter’s babydaddy had yet to pay her bride price. It was gathered that Amos was arrested after the father of […]

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NLC vows to proceed on nationwide strike over increase in petrol pump price and electricity tariff

The Nigeria Labour Congress NLC has said that come Monday, September 28, it will be embarking on a nationwide protest over the increment in fuel and electricity prices. The organised labour on September 16 gave the Federal government two weeks ultimatum to reverse the increase on both commodities or face a nationwide protest from September 28. […]

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Fuel price increase is beyond Buhari’s control – Minister of state for petroleum resources, Timipre Sylva

The minister of state for petroleum resources, Timipre Sylva has disclosed that fuel price increase is beyond the control of President Buhari who is also the minister of petroleum resources. The Minister who spoke to newsmen in Abuja on Thursday September 3, said it is unfortunate that citizens are blaming the federal government which is not in charge of […]

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I warned Nigerians – Fayose reacts as petrol price rises to N151.56 per litre

Former Governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose has reacted to the increment of fuel price which has been confirmed in an internal memo issued by the Pipelines and Product Marketing Company. The pump price of premium motor spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol has been increased to N151.56 per litre, effective from today September 2, 2020. […]

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Oil price crashes to $11 per barrel

Oil prices plunged further on Monday April 20, as storage space ran low for the glut of crude no longer needed by economies hard hit by Coronavirus. The price of crude oil fell to $11, crashing almost 40 percent in a market flooded with crude and slammed by evaporating demand in the face of the […]