3 Suspects Arrested in Delta Over Murder of Herdsman

Police in Delta State have arrested three persons at Umuseti community, Ndokwa West Local Government Area in connection with the murder of a herdsman, Haruna Mohammed. Haruna was reportedly shot…

Lagos Lawmakers May Give Customary Jurisdiction to Customary Court

By: Okunade Adekunle Lagos State House of Assembly members may give criminal jurisdiction to the Customary Court with respect to bye-laws passed by local governments in the state. This was…

Gov Ahmed Blames Insecurity on Unemployment

By: Mosunmola Ayobami in Ilorin  Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has identified youth unemployment, poverty and inequality as part of reasons responsible for insecurity and restiveness in parts of…

INEC Arraigns Seven for ‘Electoral Fraud’ in Ondo

By: Olajide Toriola   The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has arraigned seven persons arrested for electoral offences during the November 26 governorship election in Ondo State. Emmanuel Adejoye (30);…

Staff Audit Committee’s Report Rejected by Kogi Assembly

The Kogi House of Assembly on Tuesday unanimously condemned the report of the State Staff Audit Committee, and ordered the executive to furnish the house with a comprehensive report “within…

Ambode to Grow GDP, Promote Talents through One Lagos Fiesta

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday revealed plans of his administration to leverage on the vast economic opportunities in entertainment, tourism and arts sectors, among others to grow the…

Kwara Gov Worries Over Prison Conditions

Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has lamented conditions of prisons in the country where “hundreds of inmates are crammed into a prison meant for a quarter of that number…

Ondo CJ Bows Out

By: Olajide Toriola The Chief Judge of Ondo State, Justice Olasehinde Kumuyi, will step down as the head of the state judiciary on Friday, this week. Kumuyi, who will be…

Kwara LGs Get N100m to Settle  ex-Political Office Holders‎ Arrears

By: Mosunmola Ayobami in Ilorin Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has approved the release of N100milion to Local Governments (LGs) in the State for the payment of arrears of…

Lagos Allays Fears on Bomb Scare in Agege

By: Olajide Toriola The Lagos State Government on Monday allayed fears of residents on suspected explosive substance which was allegedly dropped in a manhole in one of the Streets in Agege area…