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Multiple accidents on flooded Oyo-Ogbomoso road

Multiple scene of accidents on a Nigerian road

By Debo Adeoye Multiple accidents occurred at Odo Oba area of Oyo-Ogbomoso road early morning on Sunday, which involved several articulated vehicles and commuter buses. According to an eyewitness, the early morning downpour caused the Odo- Oba river to overflow resulting in vehicles being partly submerged. We learnt further that …

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Don’t attend to National Grazing Bill – Samuel Afolayan

Herdsmen...Samuel Afolayan urges NASS not to pass National Grazing Bill

*I lost over N100m to herdsmen Former Chief of Naval Staff, Retired Vice Admiral Samuel Afolayan, has called on the National Assembly not to attend to the National Grazing Bill as it is against the interest of the people. He said he had lost over N100 million due to the activities …

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Kogi tertiary institution staffers continue strike action

Yahaya Bello of Kogi State...strike continues in his state

*Beware of deceptors – they warn governor Joint Action Committee of Tertiary institutions in Kogi state says strike continues as the unions are open to further negotiations to bring the industrial impasse to a peaceful end In a communiqué jointly signed by it’s chairman and Secretary, Comrade Boluromi Sunday and …

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Chibok girls: NUJ commends FG for persistence

The Chibok girls...just released

*Get the remaining girls released National leadership of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) commends the tenacity and perseverance of the Federal Government which paid off with  the release of another set of 82 Chibok girls. This is coming over a year after the initial 21 out of the then over …

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Buhari will complete his tenure – Prophet Obinna Omerie

President Muhammadu Buhari reading of the good news about his health from Obinna Omerie

* Nigeria’s economy will emerge stronger Obinna Omerie, a prophet, has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari will successfully pilot the affairs of the country till 2019 in good health. Obinna Omerie, the founder of Grace and Great Kings Christian Ministry, Egbu, Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo, made the …

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​​ Disasters: Lagos saves N99bn worth of properties in one year

*Builds four new fire stations, emergency response units   By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Government on Thursday said about N99.7billion worth of properties were saved from fire incidences recorded in the State in the last one year. Commissioner for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Relations, Mr. Oluseye Oladejo who disclosed …

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Lagos @ 50: Ambode commissions 10 roads, three bridges, other projects

Akinwunmi Ambode commissioning new infrastructure to celebrate Lagos @ 50

*Monarch, community leaders laud quality of projects By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode embarked on commissioning of several infrastructural projects across the State as a new style to celebrate the Lagos @ 50 celebrations. The projects, including network of roads, bridges, seven transformers, Street Lighting infrastructures, monuments …

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1134 Nigerians deported in three months – NAPTIP boss

Julie Okah-Donli NAPTIP DG

*This is unacceptable and must be changed No fewer than 1134 Nigerians have been deported from various parts of the world back to Nigeria in the past three months (From February to April 2017) for various migration offences according to NAPTIP. The offences include: human trafficking, smuggling of migrants, non …

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Ambode tasks UNILAG VC on quality research to drive growth

Governor Akinwumi Ambode with guests from University of Lagos (UNILAG)

*Gov’s investment on security paying off, says UNILAG VC   By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday called on the University of Lagos (UNILAG) to come up with quality research work that would create a platform for good governance and set the country on the …

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Pass Proceeds of Crime Act (POCA) – Buhari to NASS

Muhammadu Buhari...may shuffle cabinet ministers soon

*Osinbajo to submit report on SGF, NIA bosses today President Muhammadu Buhari is worried over the delay in the passage of the anti-graft law, known as Proceeds of Crime Act (POCA) by the National Assembly (NASS), Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Alhaji Abubakar Malami (SAN) disclosed to journalists. Malami stated …

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