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#EndSARS Protests: Lagos Will Need N1trillion For Reconstruction — Femi Gbajabiamila

A minimum of N1trillion is required to reconstruct Lagos State after the destruction that occurred during the #EndSARS protest and the crisis that followed, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said.



The speaker disclosed this on Sunday, October 25, during a commiseration and solidarity visit to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at Lagos House, Marina.




According to Vanguard, the minister said: “The House of Representatives will do all it can to compensate all those who suffered brutality including policemen that lost their lives in the process.




Also whatever the house can do in rebuilding Lagos and other states it will do. We are now in a state of reconstruction. What must be done will be done.


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I learnt from the governor of Lagos State that it will take N1 Trillion to rebuild what had been lost and asked him whats the budget size of the state he said about N1,Trillion. You can see we are moving backward.




Hence, we …

Top Nigerian Sports Official Dies Amidst #COVID19 Pandemic




Yahaya Muhammad reportedly died of a protracted illness - Until his death, he also served as a special assistant to the Jigawa State Governor - Muhammad died on Sunday afternoon at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital President of the Nigeria Weightlifting Federation (NWF) Yahaya Muhammad is dead according to latest reports by Premium Times, also cited on Vanguard newspapers.


Until his death, Muhammad also served as the special assistant to Governor Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa State, on Assembly matters.



Auwal Sankara, Media aide to the governor made the announcement on Sunday afternoon, April 19, saying Muhammad died due to an illness.


“The Jigawa State Government regrets to announce the Passage of Yahaya Muhammed (Big Man), who died this afternoon at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital after a protracted illness,” Mr Sankara said. "Muhammad was elected at different times as a member representing Sule Tankarkar Constituency at the Jigawa State House of Assembly," he added.


The Nigeria Weightlifting Federation oversees the sport of weighting in Nigeria.

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