Wednesday, September 19, 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday named Yusuf Magaji Bichi as the new Director-General of the Department of State Service. This was disclosed in a statement by the Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu. Bichi replaces Matthew Seiyefa...
The Ekiti State House of Assembly has approved the N10 billion supplementary budget presented by Governor Ayodele Fayose. At a sitting which commenced at 12pm on Wednesday, 14 lawmakers, including Kola Oluwawole, the speaker, went through the proposal within an...
The Abuja division of the Federal High Court has described the two years detention of journalist Jones Abiri as outright conviction and ordered government to pay N10 million in damages to Mr Abiri. Mr Abiri was arrested in August 2016...
A former governor of Ondo State, Mr. Olusegun Mimiko, has declared to contest the presidency under the platform of the Labour Party (LP). Mimiko made the declaration at exactly 12:15pm, at an event held at the National Secretariat of the...
In its own report, put together by its Global Research Unit, entitled, ‘Nigeria, Papering over the Cracks,’ HSBC said Nigeria’s current economic struggles look set to continue if Buhari wins a second term in office. According to the financial institution,...
The alleged resignation of the Accountant General of Osun State, Mr. Alaba Kolawole, has sparked controversies and allegation of fraud against the administration of Governor Rauf Aregbesola-led government in the state. There are claims that the Accountant General, who celebrated...
Nigerians living around Mpape neighbourhood and other residential areas in Abuja should not be apprehensive about their safety, Nigerian Geological Survey Agency has said. Alex Nwegbu, the director-general of the agency, said at a press briefing Friday afternoon that the...
By Eric Elezuo A group, Ijebu/Remo Agenda, has reacted to the news of the emergence of Hon. Abdulkabir Adekunle Akinlade as the consensus governorship candidate for the All Progressives Congress (APC), describing it a welcome development. Akinade is from the...
A mother of three, Ronke Olanrewaju, has threatened to poison her husband if a customary court fails to grant her request for divorce. The aggrieved wife had approached the Oja-Oba Customary Court, Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State, seeking divorce from her...
More than 650 persons have received free medical screening in the just concluded medical exercise organized by the Executive Chairman of Agege Local Government, Mr. Ganiu Kola Egunjobi, in conjunction with Grassroots Health Initiative and 1 Dokita United Kingdom. The...

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