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Four shot dead as armed robbers raid bank in Offa, Kwara

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Crime News: Four persons have been reportedly killed and several others injured after suspected robbers attacked a popular commercial bank in Offa, Kwara State.

A resident of the area, who gave her name as Bosun, told DAILY POST that no security personnel confronted the robbers throughout the operation.

The robbers, she said, shot sporadically forcing residents and businesses to close shop in the Sanni Aba area of the town.

“Those of us close to the banks were indoors, while some were taking cover elsewhere. Heavy gunshots were heard and dynamites were being used.

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“The operation lasted for more than one hour. When we went out after the operation, four persons were already killed,” the source told our reporter on Thursday.

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Breaking News: President Buhari endorses N30,000 minimum wage

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  • President Buhari endorses N30,000 minimum wage

President Buhari has endorsed the N30, 000 minimum wage proposed by the Nigeria Labour Congress NLC.

President Buhari gave the approval for the new salary when he received the report of the Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum Wage at the Presidential Villa, Abuja this eveninig November 6th. The report was submitted by the committee’s chairman, Amal Pepple.

Buhari has also promised to send a bill to the National Assembly to effect the change from N18,000 to N30,000.

The NLC had planned to go on a nationwide strike today if the Federal government failed to adopt the N30, 000 minimum wage it proposed.

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Breaking: Court grants N50m bail to former governor, Ayodele Fayose

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Breaking: Court grants N50m bail to former governor, Ayodele Fayose

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has been granted bail in the sum of N50 million.His bail application was granted during his second appearance before the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Wednesday.

Fayose was arraigned before Justice Mojisola Olatoregun by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on charges of corruption.

The judge also asked him to provide a surety who must have landed property in Lagos. The guarantor is also required to have three-year tax clearance in Lagos.

Fayose is facing an 11-count charge bothering on receiving illegal monies to fund his 2014 governorship campaign in Ekiti State, among other allegations of benefitting from proceeds of money laundry.

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