Saturday, February 27, 2021

Monthly Archives: May 2017

Kaduna Govt. Distributes Books worth N260m to Schools.

The Kaduna State Government on Friday commenced the distribution of textbooks to secondary schools in the state. The state Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology,...

Kogi Civil Servant Returns N1.7mln Paid in Excess of Salary.

A civil servant in Kogi, Mrs Husseina Mohammed has returned the sum N1, 780,500 paid in excess of her March salary to the coffers...

Osinbajo Visits Garki Market, Promises to Intervene in High Cost of...

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday paid an unscheduled visit to Garki Model Market and while interacting with the traders promised to talk to...

Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia owes me N18m, Ex-employer Tells Court.

The corruption trial of Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, a suspended Federal High Court judge, on Friday took an a new turn when Dr Gregory Ero,...

Widow Gives Birth as Gov. Umahi Hosts Widows, Elderly People

A baby girl born by a widow, Mrs Regina Patrick, while Gov. David Umahi received widows and the elderly in Ebonyi was instantly given...

Oyo Attracted $65m Investment in 4 years, says Ajimobi

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Friday said that his administration  attracted investment  worth $65 million to the state within four years. He made...

Swiss Return 3.5m Euros from Ben Ali Relative to Tunisia

Switzerland returned around 3.5 million euros (3.91 million dollars) held by a close relative of former Tunisian president Ben Ali to Tunisian authorities as...

Melaye, Ametuo Call on Gov. Bello to Resign

Some members of All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kogi have called on Gov. Yahaya Bello to resign over accusation that he registered twice for...

Court, DSS Disagree over Ngwuta’s money

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has disagreed with the Department of State Services (DSS) over the amount of money admitted into evidence in the...

Ambode Inaugurates Emergency Response Unit in Lekki

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Friday promised to take the protection of lives and property as major priority of his administration by...

Court Dissolves 20-yr-old Marriage over Poor sexual Performance

Mr Ademola Odunade, the President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, on Friday dissolved a 20-year-old marriage between one Oladiran Olukayode and his...

Children’s Day: Akeredolu cancels Saturday’s restriction on movement.

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu  of  Ondo State  has cancelled the restriction on  movement  during  Saturday’s monthly environmental sanitation due to the Children Day’s celebration. Mr Olusegun...

Nigeria Police Promote 7 Senior Officers.

The Nigeria Police on Friday promoted and decorated seven senior officers with their new ranks at the Zone 2 Police Command in Lagos. Mr Ibrahim...

Court Restrains Gov. El-Rufai from Demolishing Kasuwar Barchi Market

A Kaduna High Court presided over by Justice Mohammed Bello, has issued a restraining order on Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa’i not to demolish the Kasuwar...

Alabama Executes 75-year-old Inmate Convicted of 1982 Murder

Alabama on Friday executed a 75-year-old inmate who had spent over three decades on death row and faced seven previous execution dates after he...

Nigerian Health Sector: A Lifetime behind the West By Dr. Taiwo...

I saw the film first in 2011 on my PC. Its fate won't be different from the good ones before it, it will be...

G7 Leaders Brace for Clash with Trump on Trade, Climate

Leaders of the world’s rich nations braced for contentious talks with Donald Trump at a G7 summit in Sicily on Friday after the U.S....

Gunmen Kill 23 in Gun Attack on Christians in Egypt: Provincial...

Gunmen attacked a group of Coptic Christians as they were driving to a monastery south of Cairo on Friday, killing 23 and wounding 25,...

U.S. Secretary of State to Discuss Terrorism on First Visit to...

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will use his first official visit to Britain to discuss the fight against terrorism and other foreign policy...

Ondo Assembly Laments Continued Closure of State- owned Broadcast Station

The Ondo State House of Assembly has lamented the continued closure of the Ondo State Radiovision Corporation (OSRC) . Also,efforts by the House of Assembly...

2 soldiers Arrested for Allegedly Disrupting Edo Mobile Court.

Two soldiers have been arrested in Edo for allegedly disrupting the sitting of a mobile court at Oba Ovoranmen Square in Benin. The Spokesman of...

Igbonla Kidnap: Police Begin Rescue Operation as Lagos CP Leads Team...

The Lagos State Police Command says it has commenced investigation into the kidnap incident at Igbonla Model College, near Epe, with a view to...

Rooney Left out again by England Boss Southgate

England’s record international goalscorer Wayne Rooney has been left out of manager Gareth Southgate’s squad for June’s World Cup Group F qualifier away to...

Govs, Others Express Satisfaction with Osinbajo’s leadership style.

Members of the National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday in Abuja commended the leadership style of the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo. NEC, an official...

Osinbajo Urges NYSC Members to embrace “Change Begins with Me” mantra.

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has advised NYSC members to identify with the ‘Change Begins with Me’ mantra of the current administration meant...

I’m Now Enjoying My Football under Manager Conte, Moses says

Chelsea’s Nigeria forward Victor Moses on Thursday praised club manager Antonio Conte for resurrecting his career and giving him the “confidence to enjoy his...

Ex-Greek Prime Minister Letter-bombed

Former Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos was on Thursday injured when a letter bomb exploded in his car in central Athens, a state media...

Ekiti House of Assembly Passes Primary Health Care Bill, 2 Others.

The Ekiti State House of Assembly passed three amendment bills for third reading in Ado-Ekiti on Thursday. The bills are the Ekiti State Primary Health...

Senate Mandates Committee to Domesticate Child Rights Act in 13 states

The Senate has mandated its Committee on Women Affairs to liaise with the Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development to domesticate the Child...

N24bn Zaria Water Plant is ready for Inauguration.

Gov. Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State on Thursday said that the Zaria waterworks, constructed at the cost of N24 billion, was ready for inauguration. The...

RECENT POSTS