Fashola Stresses Need For Accurate Conduct Of National Census

The immediate past Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, SAN on Tuesday stressed the need to conduct an accurate exercise in 2016 when the next National Census is due in order to ensure progress and the achievement of the desired goal in National Development. Addressing a quality audience at the capacity-filled Shell Hall of […]

Ambode Frowns At Contractors Over Road Projects In The State

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday expressed displeasure at the slow pace of work on the reconstruction of some of the road projects in the State, saying he would not accept anything that would make life difficult for the residents of the State. Speaking during a project inspection tour in Bariga, Alimosho, Oshodi, […]

Woman Found Dead In Aregbesola’s Ex-SSA Apartment

Former Senior Special Assistant to Governor Rauf Argbesola, Mr. Bode Olugbore has been arrested by the police in Osun state after a corpse identified as a 29 year-old-woman going by the name Kemi Arobieke was allegedly found dead in his apartrment The police in Osun State have arrested a former Senior Special Assistant to Governor […]

Nigeria Radio Station For Women To Begin Operation Soon

It has been confirmed that the first radio station for women and the family in Nigeria (perhaps Africa), is set to hit the airwaves. In what analysts have described as history in the making, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) recently issued licence to St. Ives Communications to operate a specialised radio station for women and […]

16 Years Old Host Program To Encourage Youth Development

Sixteen-year-old Fatihaat Ismail, coordinator of Great Leading Africa Minds (GLAM), over the weekend hosted a youth development programme to promote music, dance, and fashion. Fatihaat, a student of University of North Texas (UNT), Denton, United States of America, who is currently in Nigeria for her summer holiday, used the event to encourage and motivate the […]

300 Classrooms Re-habilitated In Yobe State

No fewer than 300 classrooms have been provided by the Yobe state government with a view to re-building infrastructures in schools destroyed by insurgents across the state In an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Damaturu, the Director of Press to the State Governor, Mr. Abdullahi Bego, said this Bego said […]

Struggle For New Ooni Of Ife Begins

With the rites for laying to rest the remains of  late Oba Okunade Sijuwade now completed, a struggle has started in Ile-Ife to decide who will emerge as the new Ooni of Ife An inside source from one of the ruling house in Ife told newsmen that a selection progress was already underway and that […]

Dokubo, Others Threaten To Sue NNPC Over Alleged Oustanding Fees

Beneficiaries of the pipeline security and surveillance contract including militant leader, Asari Dokubo and factional leaders of the Oodua People’s congress, Dr. Frederick Fasehun and Otunba Gani Adams have accused the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of owing them. The individuals who are owners of security companies awarded contracts to secure pipelines against vandalisation have […]

Stop Further Marginalization Of Igbos-MASSOB

Chief Ralph Uwazurike led Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB has warned that Ndigbo will not tolerate alleged further marginalization in Nigeria, urging President Muhammadu Buhari to address the issue without further delay. This was disclosed, Sunday, by the Director, MASSOB Women, Anambra North, Comrade Amaka Okafor while briefing newsmen […]