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15 persons so far rescued from collapsed building site in Lagos

15 persons so far rescued from collapsed building site in Lagos

Some 15 construction workers have so far been rescued alive from a building collapse site at 2/4, Richard Abimbola Street, Off Limca Road, Ire-Akari Estate, Lagos, which gave way at about noon on Thursday. Meanwhile, NAIJ.com calls on our readers to submit their eye witness account if they are close to the location of the incident. The National Emergency Management Agency and Lagos state Fire Service are now at the scene of the incident.



Crazy Volume Spikes for: Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL)

Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 22,179 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $210,000 after buying an additional 487 shares in the last quarter. Finally, R. F. Lafferty lifted their price objective on shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp from $14.00 to $15.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, April 27th.


Mother, Three Children Burnt to Death in Lagos

Mother, Three Children Burnt to Death in Lagos

According to PM News, the inferno took the lives of four people, and also gutted several shops worth millions of naira. The bodies of the children, Chukwuka, (9yrs); Nonso (7yrs); and Ugochukwu (6yrs) have been recovered by officials of the Lagos emergency agency.



Here's the path the health bill could take in the Senate

Ryan argued that "we would spell disaster for ourselves, politically. if we go back on our word". The party that controls the White House traditionally loses seats in Congress in the election that follows a presidential inauguration. Senate Republicans have formed a working group made of up various ideological factions-ranging from Republicans in swing states wary of Medicaid cuts to hardcore conservatives, such as Ted Cruz-to try to find a compromise.


North Korea rejects UNSC statement on its missile firing

North Korea rejects UNSC statement on its missile firing

President Donald Trump told South Korea's presidential envoy that Washington was willing to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis through engagement under the right conditions, South Korea's Yonhap News Agency reported on Thursday. "We had a serious discussion but I find it uncomfortable to say more about it", Moon said, adding that both sides expressed their positions. China has strongly opposed THAAD, saying it can spy into its territory, and South Korean companies have been hit in ...