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Opebi-Ojota Link Bridge ready in 2023 – Lagos govt

The Lagos State Government says the Opebi-Mende-Ojota Link Bridge will be completed by June 2023. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Works and Infrastructure, Aramide Adeyoye, said this at the beginning of bored piling for the Opebi-Ojota Link Bridge at Maryland, Lagos on Friday. Bored piling can be literally …

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Nigerian govt raises tax on cigarettes to 30%

Nigeria’s Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, has said the government increased tax on cigarettes from 20 to 30 per cent in June to dissuade Nigerians from tobacco consumption. The minister disclosed this in Abuja on Tuesday while delivering his remark at the launch of the Tobacco Control Data …

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PVC: Yobe govt declares three-work- free days for civil servants

The government of Yobe State has declared Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday work-free days to enable civil servants to register, revalidate and collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVC). The declaration followed an approval granted by the governor, Mai Mala Buni, in a circular dated June 27 with reference number GO/S/HOS/GEN/3/T.II signed …

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