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Betty Akeredolu crowned ‘Ada Emeabiam II’

Ada Emeabiam II with the monarch after the ceremony

*Will work to uplift the community Wife of the Ondo State Governor, Mrs. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, has been crowned with the traditional title ‘Ada Emeabiam II’ of Emeabiam in Owerri West Local Government of Imo State by His Royal Majesty, Eze Eunan Eke, Ohazurume 1 of Umuokpo autonomous community, Emeabiam. This …

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Offa: Who Succeeds Asiwaju Emmanuel Adesoye?

Oba Mufutau Gbadamosi Esuwoye II...Ijagbo

*Six top candidates lead the list From Lukman Afolabi and Abdulfatai Tomori The Asiwaju honour in Offa, like any other Yoruba town, is usually bestowed on a worthy personality who is capable of giving political, economic and social direction to a particular town as exemplified by their contributions to the …

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Lekki – Epe: N87bn saved by removal of roundabouts – report

Lekki-Epe expressway traffic

*Travel time now shorter By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Removal of six roundabouts along the Lekki – Epe Expressway has saved residents and motorists in the corridor about N87billion yearly, a report of the Junction Improvement Works carried out by a construction giant, Planet Projects Limited, has revealed. The Lekki-Epe road, …

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Ambode’s wife fetes over 500 children at Christmas

Mrs. Bolanle Ambode (2nd left), supported by Chief Executive Officer, HOFOWEM, Ms. Oyefunke Adeleke (2nd right); and Managing Director, Massey Street Children’s Hospital, Lagos, Dr. Olugbenga Aina (right), to present Christmas gifts to Miss Zainab Kotun (left)

*Show love and spread happiness among everyone By Adeyemi Robinson- Adefioye, Lagos In the spirit of the Christmas celebration, Hope for Women in Nigeria Initiative (HOFOWEM), a pet project of the wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode on Monday distributed various gift items to more than 500 children …

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Fosla awards scholarship to 10 footballers in Kogi State

Fosla football championship winners in 2016

*Final of tournament holds on New Year day Ten footballers under the age of 13 years have been selected to win scholarship awards into one of the fastest growing academies in Nigeria that combines education with the game of soccer, FOSLA Academy, Kerishi, Abuja. The 10 footballers will be selected …

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Al-Habibiyyah fetes 500 IDP camp victims

Al-Habibiyyah members distributing the gifts

*To share love with people who are displaced Members of the Abuja-based Al-Habibiyyah Islamic Society spent Christmas day at the Wasa IDP Camp in the Apo area of the Federal Capital Territory, where they donated food items to the people. Mallam Suleiman Farouk the coordinator of this outreach programme by the …

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Integrity test: Lagos closes section of Festac link bridge

Amuwo Odifn-Amuwo Odofin-FESTAC Link Bridge

*To save users of the Amuwo Odofin- FESTAC Link Bridge By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Government through the State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) announced an immediate closure of a section of the recently burnt FESTAC Link Bridge. The closure, according to government, was as a result of expert advice by …

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14 fistula clients successful repaired in Ilorin

Prof Isaac Adewole Nigeria's Health Minister...fistula success in Ilorin

*At Sobi Specialist Hospital Ilorin EngenderHealth, the implementer of USAID’s Fistula Care Plus Project has been instrumental to the successful treatment of 14 women who suffered the disease at the Sobi Specialist Hospital in Ilorin. The Vesico Vaginal Fistula clients were screened and repaired free of charge during the just …

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Mad man arrested with N100m cheque in Ilorin

The rich 'mad man' caught in Ilorin

*Now with the Police, citizens demand prosecution Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, was turned into a revue Thursday when a ‘mad man’, whose identity is yet to be identified, was nabbed on what looked like an espionage. The man who dressed like a mad man was sighted by a vigilant …

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Christmas: Aida Benjamin Foundation lifts widows

Aida Benjamin Foundation with the widows

*Put a smile on widows campaign Aida Benjamin Foundation, a non-governmental organisation, has distributed food items to widows in Abuja in celebration of the NGO’s monthly outreaches which climaxed with their end of year Christmas party. The founder, Mrs Adaku Oseiza, in company of staff and friends of the NGO …

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