Notorious homosexual, hotelier Alhaji Gay stabbed to death

Alleged gay hotelier and socialite, Tunji Alaaso has been murdered in cold blood by unknown assailants. Alaaso who is well known for series of criminal activities in Kollington, Alagbado area of Lagos, southwest Nigeria, was allegedly killed this morning, Monday, 20 July, 2015. The deceased was said to have been stabbed to death in his […]

Tambuwal: Refusal to educate children now criminal offence in Sokoto

Any parent who refuses to educate his children will now be liable to criminal offence, if a bill before the Sokoto state House of Assembly is passed into law, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has said. The move, which is considered both radical and revolutionary, is aimed boosting school enrolment and providing quality education to every […]

Police Arrest 14 Over Assassination Of Benue PDP Chieftain

Fourteen suspects have been arrested by Benue State Police Command for alleged involvement in last week’s assassination of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, stalwart and elder statesman, Chief Atoza Ihindan, in Katsina-Ala Local Government Area. This was made known to reporters yesterday in Makurdi, the state capital, by the state Police Public Relations Officer, Assistant Superintendent […]

We’re Not Part Of NNPC Contract Withdrawal Protest-Gani Adams

Factional leaders of the O’odua People’s Congress Gani Adams says his faction will not participate in the protest against the withdrawal of the contract for the protection of NNPC Pipelines. Adams, in an interview on Wednesday in Lagos, said that protest would not solve the problem of the contract withdrawal. “We had a meeting over […]

Ambode Assures Of Commencement Of Work On Ikotun-Ejigbo Road

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday paid an unscheduled visit to the Ikotun-Ejigbo road, assuring the residents that work on the road will commence within the next one week. Governor Ambode, who described the state of the road as unacceptable, assured residents who trooped out to hear from him that the road will […]

Ondo APC Urges IGP To Arrest Speaker, Clerk For Conspiracy

The All Progressives Congress in Ondo State has called on the Inspector General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase,  to immediately order the arrest and prosecution of the Speaker, Ondo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Jumoke Akindele and the Clerk of the House of Assembly, for alleged conspiracy and allegedly compromising with Governor Olusegun Mimiko […]

Sokoto Pays Workers Salary Ahead Of Salah Celebration

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has approved the early payment of July salaries to enable workers celebrate the forthcoming Eid-el-Fitr festivities with joy and happiness. A statement by the Governor’s spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, said already, payments have commenced to all categories of government workers in the state civil service. The statement  ‎urged the […]

Ambode Rescues Accident Victim In Lagos

In what could be best described as a show of concern, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday alighted from his vehicle to assist in the rescue of an accident victim. The victim, Miss Anukam Angela, who was driving alone in a wine-coloured Toyota Corolla car with registration number EKY 415 CG, at about […]

Ex-Gov., Lamido, Sons Sent To Prison Till September

A federal court has ordered a former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, and his two sons, Aminu and Mustapha, accused of fraud, remanded in prison custody in Kano till September 28. The former governor was arraigned on Thursday alongside his children for receiving N1.35 billion kickback from a government contractor. The money was allegedly paid […]

Lagos State To Enforce Laws Prohibiting Street Trading, Begging

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday directed the Task Force on Environmental Sanitation and Other Special Offences to carry out full enforcement of the law restricting street trading in the metropolis. The Governor, in a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello,  expressed concern about the resurgence of […]