LATEST ARTICLES

3 Persons Shot In Kidnapping Attempt In Osun, Says Police

The Police Command in Osun State on Monday said three persons were shot during a failed kidnapping attempt at Koka Village in Ibokun Local Government Area on Sunday. Spokesperson of the command, SP Yemisi Opalola in a statement, said suspected hoodlums armed with guns, invaded Koka Village at about 11:45p.m. on Sunday to kidnap residents. Opalola, however, said residents and hunters of...

Implement Judicial Autonomy, Senate Tells Govs.

The Senate on Monday asked governors across the 36 states of Nigeria to save the nation’s democracy from collapsing by granting full Independence to the judicial arm of government. The Chairman, Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters, Senator Opeyemi Bamidele, stated this while reacting to the protest staged at the National Assembly by the Nigerian Bar Association...

LASG to Establish Anti-Corruption Agency

  *Governor Also Assents To Bill Regulating Lotteries, Online Gaming Services Lagos State has moved to deepen the culture of accountability and transparency in the expenditure of appropriated public funds, with the signing of a bill by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Monday, establishing an anti-corruption commission in the State. The Governor assented to Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission Bill of 2021 at...

2023: Lagos Lawmakers Urge Nigerians to Support Tinubu

.......Celebrate Oba Elegushi, Musiliu Smith As 2023 general elections draw nearer, members of the Lagos state House of Assembly have urged Nigerians to support the presidential aspiration of the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, saying that he has the capacity and technical know-how to steer the ship of Nigeria to greatness. The Lawmakers described Tinubu...

Precious Corner Stone University VC Admonishes New Students To Be Good Ambassador

By Richard Thomas, Ibadan The Vice-Chancellor, Precious Corner Stone University, Ibadan, Professor Kola Oloke has admonished the newly matriculated students of the institution to be good ambassadors of the university and the country as a whole. Professor Oloke gave the admonition at the 3rd Matriculation ceremony of the university which had 83 students admitted in the Institution in Ibadan. In his speech,...

Odumakin: PDP Pays Condolence Visit to Afenifere Leader Adebanjo

The National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, on Monday paid a condolence visit to Afenifere Leader, Pa Ayo Adebanjo, over the death of the spokesman of the pan-Yoruba socio-political group, Comrade Yinka Odumakin. Odumakin died some two weeks ago from complications arising from COVID-19. His wife Dr Joe Okei-Odumakin, however, said he had recovered from...

INEC Confirms Death Of 3 Staff In Borno Accident

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed the death of three of its staff in a road accident in Borno. The National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, INEC , Mr. Festus Okoye, made the confirmation in a statement issued on Monday in Abuja. Okoye said that the commission on Sunday received a sad report from Mohammed Ibrahim,...

2023: Lagos Assembly Urges Nigerians To Support Tinubu

.......Celebrates Oba Elegushi, Musiliu Smith As the 2023 general elections draw nearer, members of the Lagos State House of Assembly have urged Nigerians to support the presidential aspiration of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. They said that he has the capacity and technical know-how to steer the ship of Nigeria to greatness. The lawmakers described...

Six Die In Ikere Cult Clash As Police Arrest 35

The Police Command in Ekiti State on Monday arrested 35 more suspects in connection with the bloody cult clash in Ikere Ekiti, Ikere Local Government Area on Sunday. The clash, which left six persons dead and several others sustaining varying degrees of gun and machete injury began Saturday night and lasted through the early hours of Sunday. ASP Sunday Abutu, the...

Gov. Sanwo-Olu Commends Police Officer Assaulted In Viral Video

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Monday said ASP Sunday Erhabor, a Police officer attached to the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the State Command, who was assaulted by one Victor Ebhomenyen at Four Point by Sheraton Hotel, Oniru last weekend displayed the highest level of professionalism during the attack. Sanwo-Olu hailed Erhabor for calmness by restraining himself...