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Protesters

‘Elitist’ Ikoyi-Obalende residents protest against tribunal, ACN ‘chairman’

The residents want an explanation for the adjournment of the election tribunal’s sitting.

Babatunde Raji  Fashola, Governor of Lagos State

Activist sues Lagos over proposed N500 toll on Lekki-Ikoyi bridge

The lawyer said the proposed N500 toll fee on the Lekki-Ikoyi Suspended Bridge is illegal.

Motorcycle riders passing through a police check point in Kaduna

Kaduna residents lament search, harassment by soldiers after Jaji bombings

Kaduna residents are forced to go through rigorous security drills following Jaji military church attack.

Ibikunle Amosun, Governor of Ogun State

Ogun says lawyer defending Mimiko is not Amosun’s aide

Ogun said Mr. Ayeni is a lawyer.

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Amosun’s aide to defend Mimiko at tribunal as group kicks

The aide is a legal assistant to Governor Amosun in Ogun.

Mimiko in Owo

I have no plan to campaign against Aregbesola, Fayemi- Mimiko

The Ondo governor said the report which alleged so in a daily was untrue.

Orji Kalu says, “Igbos are the salt of the nation. Anywhere you don’t see Ndigbo, the economy is incomplete.”

We’ll pursue Igbo presidency to logical conclusion – says Orji Kalu’s Njiko Igbo

Njiko Igbo, a non partisan political movement, led by a former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, has restated its position of pursuing its objective of the election of a president of Igbo extraction for Nigeria in 2015. The acting National Publicity Secretary of Njiko Igbo, Brady Chijioke Nwosu, who stated the position of Njiko Igbo, […]

Customs Officers

Monarch warns against attack on customs officials

The monarch said a customs boss was rescued by the police.

Nigerian Union of Journalits

Lawyer offers free legal service to attacked Ogun journalists

The journalists were attacked by thugs in a council secretariat.

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria

Ahmadu Bello University produces 800, 000 graduates in 50 years, says V-C

The Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, has produced over 800, 000 graduates in the last 50 years of its existence. The Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, said this on Friday in a speech at the university’s Golden Jubilee Convocation held in Zaria, Kaduna State. He said the graduates cut across various disciplines. Mr. Mustapha said […]

Labour Party

Ondo Assembly, Labour Party insist decampee lawmaker must leave House

The Assembly wants the Federal Lawmaker recalled for joining the Action Congress of Nigeria.

Adeyemi Ikuforiji, Lagos State Assembly Speaker. [Photo: spyghana.com]

EFCC plotting to frustrate trial of Lagos Speaker, PDP alleges

The EFCC counsel has been absent in court for two consecutive sessions

IGP Mohammed Abubakar

Police turn levy collector in Abia, attack residents

The police said it would punish the officers involved

Former Military President, Ibrahim Babangida

Again, judge postpones ruling on $12.4bn gulf oil windfall

The judge apologised for the postponement.

Kogi Governor, Idris Wada

Kogi Govt uncovers 3,000 ghost teachers, 800 non-existing primary schools

The Kogi Government on Thursday said it had uncovered at least 3,000 ghost teachers on its pay roll and 800 non-existing primary schools during the recent screening exercise in the state. Paul Audu, the state Accountant-General, who made this known to newsmen in Lokoja, said that government would deal with the situation. He said that the screening had revealed a […]

TheNEWS, PM NEWS headquarters in Lagos

How fire destroyed our office — TheNEWS, PM NEWS

Yesterday, we reported the early evening fire that gutted the headquarters of the TheNEWS, PM NEWS in Lagos. Below is how PM NEWS reported the incident. By Henry Ojelu, Eromosele Ebhomele & Bayo Adetu It all began like a joke. A reporter came into the newsroom around 7 p.m saying he could smell a cable […]

Ayo Fayose

EFCC re-arraigns Ayo Fayose over N416mn fraud

Ayo Fayose was recently re-admitted to the PDP

Mimiko in Owo

Ondo Election Tribunal warns against attempts to compromise panel

The three-man tribunal chairman said nobody should liase on their behalf.

Governor Sullivan Chime

Enugu issues 48-hour quit notice to residents who built on rail tracks

The commissioner said collaborating government officials would also be punished.

ETHNIC CRISIS IN AGYARAGU, NASARAWA STATE

5 killed, 15 houses set ablaze in fresh Nassarawa crisis

The police said peace has returned to the affected area.

Governor Olusegun Mimiko

Ex-militant threatens Ondo council boss over stoppage of staff salary

The Council boss alleged stopped paying salaries to about 60 workers because they did not vote for Mimiko

President Goodluck Jonathan

FG gives 900 metric tonnes of grains to flood victims in Ondo

The Federal Government also approved money for the implementation of the flood management policy nationwide.

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Lagos moves to review e-waste management processes

Lagos to embark on the review of electrical and electronics waste management

File: Rescue workers searching for survivors

Building collapse crushes two sisters to death

 The collapsed building showed signs of severe cracks.

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State.

Ogun Assembly approves two new commissioners

The commissioners had served as the governor’s special advisers.