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“Governor Ambode is not being truthful”-Fashola

  Following the accusation by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode that he is being frustrated in several ways by the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, the Minister has fired back. According to a Statement by his SSA Hall The attention of the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing has been drawn to certain statements credited to the ... Read More »

Buhari will return tomorrow-Adesina

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to return to the country tomorrow, Friday March 10, 2017, according to Presidential Spokesperson, Femi Adesina. The President left the country on January 19, 2017 for a vacation, during which he had routine medical check-ups. The holiday was extended based on doctors’ recommendation for further tests and rest. President Buhari expresses appreciation to teeming Nigerians ... Read More »

Lagos to deploy drones made by LASPOTECH students

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said the State Government would deploy drone made by the staff and students of Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) to effectively carry out aerial security surveillance across the State. Speaking at the 25th Convocation Ceremony of the institution held at the main campus in Ikorodu, Governor Ambode commended the staff and students for ... Read More »

Top Comedian, Ali Baba’s wife is no fraudster-Heritage Bank

Heritage Bank has refuted claims by an online newspaper that one of its Executive Directors, Mrs. Mary Akpobome, wife of the popular comedian, Ali Baba committed fraud and and approved some funny loans. The bank reffered to Mrs. Akpobome as “a valued Executive Director” of Heritage Bank and that she has not been found wanting in any way, shape or ... Read More »

Two burnt alive, 48 others killed as Hausa/Yoruba clash in Ile-Ife

Peace being enjoyed in Ile-Ife, Osun State, since the end of the intractable war between Ife and Modakeke people, was shattered yesterday when violence erupted in the ancient town. At least, 50 people were feared killed when Yoruba took up arms against the Hausa community in the Sabo area of the town. The Magaji of Hausa community in Ile- Ife ... Read More »

UCL: Barcelona makes history, beats PSG 6-1 to reach quarter fi

Sergi Roberto scored in the fifth minute of stoppage time as Barcelona capped a sensational and historic Champions League comeback to thrash Paris Saint-Germain 6-1 and reach the quarterfinals last night. Despite Luis Suarez’s early opener, a Layvin Kurzawa own goal and Lionel Messi’s penalty, Barca, who lost the first leg 4-0, looked down and out when Edison Cavani volleyed ... Read More »