Nigeria Proud of Its Arts, Entertainers – Osinbajo

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo said Nigeria is very proud of its arts and entertainment industry, where talented Nigerians continue to show and exceed world-class standards. Prof. Osinbajo while receiving…

IGP Urges FG to Recruit Additional 155,000 Policemen

Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, has called on the Federal Government to recruit additional 31,000 policemen annually over the next five years, to ensure effective policing across the…

Tragedy as Governor Amosun Loses Two Security Aides in Four Days

By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta It was a sad moment for the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, and members of his cabinet as the state lost two loyal security details…

Apapa Gridlock:Lagos Government Orders Truck Owners To Stay Off Lagos Roads

Due to the recent traffic bottleneck that has taken over Apapa and its environs, the Lagos State Government on Friday directed owners and operators of articulated vehicles/trailers and petroleum tankers…

Lagos CP Orders Arrest of 9 Policemen For Extortion

The Commissioner of Police in charge of the Lagos State Police Command, CP Edgal Imohimi, said on Thursday that nine policemen, one traffic warden and two others have been arrested…

Biafra: France Denies it’s Funding IPOB, Kanu

The government of France has denied anything to do with the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), the group seeking a referendum to carve out a separate country in the South-East…

Biafra: Ask Abaribe, Others if You Are Looking For Kanu – Presidency Tells IPOB

The Presidency has said that those demanding for the whereabouts of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, should direct their inquiries to those who signed…

Illiteracy Rate in Nigeria Alarming – Minister

The Federal Government on Thursday described the rate of illiteracy in the country as alarming. The Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu, made the remark when he paid a courtesy…

Kogi Organised Labour Dares Govt, Commences Indefinite Strike

By: Wale Ibrahim, Lokoja Following the expiration of seven days strike ultimatum by organised Labour in Kogi State, the civil servants at the State level have been directed to embark…

HarvestPlus Named Finalist in Macarthur Foundation Competition For $100m Grant

This week, HarvestPlus was named one of four finalists for 100&Change, a competition for a single $100 million grant from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The global challenge seeks bold…