Stop playing politics with security situation in Oyo, Makinde’s aide...

…explains govt’s efforts in Ibarapa …says govt’ll continue to do what is right despite criticisms. The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, on Tuesday, warned opposition elements in the state to stop playing politics … Read these and other news

Sunday Igboho: In 2009, Tinubu gave me N2m to fuel...

Igboho was reacting to a claim by Babafemi Ojudu, special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on political matters, that he met with Tinubu in Akure, Ondo state capital, in 2009, over the Ekiti gubernatorial election rerun. Read these and other news

Police arrest 6 Shiites in Abuja over violent protest…

The FCT Police Command has arrested six Shi’ite members for alleged involvement in a violent protest in Abuja on Monday. The Command spokesperson, ASP Mariam Yusuf, disclosed in a statement that the police successfully restored calm in the Central Business District “after professionally dispersing a violent protest by some members of the proscribed Islamic Movement…

Oyo crisis: Stop playing politics, blame Buhari – Makinde’s aide...

Taiwo Adisa, Chief Press Secretary to Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday, warned Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, and others in opposition to stop playing 2023 politics with the situation in Ibarapa and Oke-Ogun. Taiwo accused them of missing the … Read these and other news

EFCC Arrests 13-Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Ibadan…

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, on Monday, January 25, 2021, arrested 13 suspected internet fraudsters in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Others are: Bakare Omolayo, Adesuntola Adebayo, Ridwan Gbolahan, Abdulfatai Waliu, Olayiwola Olamilekan, Raji Wasiu, Olawale Ibrahim and Tajudeen Mojeed. Four cars, Phones, Laptops and other incriminating documents used in…

Profile: Meet Nigeria’s new Service Chiefs…

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday appointed new Service Chiefs to oversee the security apparatus of the country. This according to a statement by the Presidential Special Media Adviser, Femi Adesina, follows the resignation and retirement of the former service chiefs. Those involved are the Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin; Chief of Army Staff,…

Gov AbdulRazaq signs 2021 budget, says Kwara poised for devt…

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on has signed the 2021 Appropriation Bill into law, with assurances that the administration will build on the ongoing infrastructural development and increased investments in social protection and youths empowerment. Signing the N137.6bn appropriation bill into law, the Governor commended the House members for their hard work, adding that the…

Reckless Driver killed Oshodi pedestrian not us – LASG Task...

The Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Task Force has said it is not responsible for the death of a young man which occured in the Oshodi Area of the state on Tuesday morning. In a statement issued via the official Twitter handle of the Lagos State Government, the Task Force described the social media…

Reckless Driver killed Oshodi pedestrian not us – LASG Task...

The Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Task Force has said it is not responsible for the death of a young man which occured in the Oshodi Area of the state on Tuesday morning. In a statement issued via the official Twitter handle of the Lagos State Government, the Task Force described the social media…

Sanwo-Olu launches three Mobile Chest X-RAY vans for TB screening…

Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Joke Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday launched three Mobile Chest X-ray vans to support Tuberculosis (TB) screening, active case search & improve TB diagnosis in Lagos Communities. “It is hoped that the introduction of this Chest X-ray screening will bridge the gap of inadequate logistics for TB diagnosis, improve childhood TB…