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Kwara Tabloid Award: Jawondo, Ogunbayo, Zubair gets rolls of honour

Today in the ancient city of Ilorin, some Kwarans will be honoured in the state for their various contributions to the development of the state by the Kwara Tabloid.h The ceremony billed for 4:00pm at the Kwara Hotel is expected to attract the crème de la crème in the north …

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Yuletide: Kebbi Police team up with other agencies on security

Kebbi state police command has teamed up with other security agencies during the last Christmas and in preparation for the New Year festivals to beef up security with and around the border towns of the state. The police stated that it has partnered with the Nigerian Army, Nigeria Security and …

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One Lagos Fiesta: Hardwork is rewarding, Ambode tells youths

*Promises more jobs in 2017 By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday counselled the youths in the State on the need to embrace hardwork, saying that such was important to be successful in life. Governor Ambode, who spoke in Epe during the ongoing One Lagos …

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Ambode goes tough on child abuse

*Sets to implement safeguarding, protection programme By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday announced ratification of the first ever Executive Order establishing a Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy in Nigeria, just as he said the Policy was designed as a catalyst for driving awareness and commitment …

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Lagos set for bigger, bolder music festival

*Unveils artistes lined-up for the eight-day celebration By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State government has announced its preparedness to host what it calls a better, bigger and bolder edition of the popular One Lagos Fiesta across the five divisional zones of the state, starting from the Christmas eve on Saturday …

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Lagos residents celebrate Christmas in tears, anguish, agony

*As properties worth about N15billion demolished *Owners of properties mercilessly beaten by armed men By Adejoke Bamidele, Lagos As millions of Nigerians prepare for the Yuletide with reservations due to the economic recession, thousands of residents of Olokonla town vide Ogombo village in Eti Osa Local Council of Lagos State, …

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Female pastor in Police custody for allegedly selling 68 children

General Overseer, Divineyard Deliverance Ministry, Mrs. Peace Udoh, has been arrested by police in Lagos for allegedly luring young pregnant girls to deliver in her church and then selling the babies. The 47-year-old Udoh was paraded Monday alongside other suspected criminals at the Police Command Headquarters, Ikeja. She was said …

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Settle all boundary issues with verve – Kisira

Kwara State Government has stressed the need for permanent demarcation of disputed areas to stem crisis relating to land in the State and in the country. The State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, made the call Thursday in Ilorin while receiving the Director General, National Boundary Commission, Dr. Mohammed Ahmad and …

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Celestial Church holds harvest Sunday in Abuja

*Olufowoshe, Fakeye, Davies add colour to activities * Dr Lanre Teriba, Bayo Apata, Lady Evangelist Funmi Black, The Glory of God Choir to play today By Olajide Fashikun Abuja, the nation’s capital will on Sunday receive and accommodate giants in the fold of the Celestial Church of Christ Central Cathedral …

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Gbadamosi, one of the founding fathers of modern Lagos – Ambode

*As Nike Akande, Olu Jacobs, others eulogise late industrialist By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday described the late literary icon and foremost industrialist, Chief Rasheed Gbadamosi, as one of the founding fathers of modern day Lagos who offered selfless service to the State and …

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