South West

Land Use Charge: Lagos police warn against ‘unauthorised’ protest

“They planned to block the Third Mainland Bridge and occupy some critical public infrastructures in Lagos.”


N-Power: Drama as pro-Buhari, Fayose supporters clash in Ekiti

Security operatives wade in to avert.

APC guber aspirant begins campaign for PVCs collection

The candidate says votes, not “likes” on social media, will not count in elections.

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state

Land Use Charge: Why review by Lagos govt. is useless — Building industry operators

The LUC law generated controversy among the public.

100 arrested in Lagos over violence

Gov. Ambode visited the area Friday evening.


Measles immunisation: Oyo govt deploys 8,351 officials

The exercise starts Friday, March 15, ends Tuesday, March 27, 2018.

Nigerian Police

Trigger-happy guard charged with killing colleague

The suspect pleaded not guilty to the charges.

Ondo follows Lagos; set to introduce land use charge

The state follows closely on the footsteps of Lagos, but with caution.


Activists, lawyers criticise Lagos govt’s Land Use Charge reduction

“The reduction is not an issue, it does not address the concern, it is not what people are demanding for,” says an activist.

Ekiti University lecturers suspend three-month strike

43 per cent voted for the continuation of the strike.

Olusosun dumpsite ‘has been a source of concern – Lagos govt, resident

“Although the fire has been put out, the smoke is still so hot.”

Afebabalola University

Military, not Buhari responsible for herdsmen, Boko Haram menace – Afe Babalola

The proprietor blames the military for ‘altering’ nation’s political structure.

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state

UPDATED: Lagos govt reduces Land Use Charge

The Land Use Charge has been a subject of controversies in recent weeks.

‘Lunatic’ who hacked two pupils in Ogun arrested

The suspect was shot before being arrested early Wednesday.


Oyo clamps down on fake clinics, shuts eight facilities in Ibadan

The facilities were closed for quackery practices, illegal operations, unqualified medical personnel, and failure to maintain the minimum standard of practice

Lawyers, activists march against ‘obnoxious’ Lagos taxes

“The tax increments by Ambode would cause hyperinflation, insecurity, encourage crime and hunger.”

1.4 million PVCs still uncollected in Lagos — INEC

The commission decries the apathy to the electoral processes and urged eligible residents to be involved in determining those that will represent them

Lagos govt denies increasing vehicle registration rates

“We have over 300 tax items for which nothing has been touched apart from this Land Use Charge.”

APC accuses own senator of anti-party activities

The party says Mr. Boroffice is working actively against party interest.


Lassa Fever: Three die in Ekiti

Lassa Fever: Three die in Ekiti

Why Mimiko may join us – SDP

Mr. Mimiko’s aides have said he has no plan to leave the PDP.

INEC threatens to burn unclaimed PVCs

“The commission is making efforts almost on daily basis for voters to get their PVCs.