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Lagos Government urges calm over torrential rainfall

Lagos State Government on Sunday urged residents to remain calm and vigilant in the wake of the torrential rain experienced in the State in the last few days. State’s Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare, who spoke after inspecting areas affected by the flood in the State, allayed fears of residents, assuring that the Government has activated its emergency ... Read More »

Adebutu escapes death

A member of the House of Representatives and chairman, House Committee on Rural Development, Honourable Oladipupo Adebutu, on Wednesday, narrowly escaped being killed as gun-bearing thugs attacked and opened fire on his convoy at Oke Ide, Otta, Ogun State. One of his supporters identified as Mojeed was, however, not so lucky as he was shot dead by the hoodlums suspected ... Read More »

#TransferNews: Lukaku arrested in USA, to face court in October

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku was arrested in Los Angeles last week following a noise complaint – and will appear in a US court on 2 October. Lukaku, who is set to have a medical at Manchester United before a £75m move, was given a misdemeanour citation after officers responded to five other noise complaints at the same location. A Beverly ... Read More »

How Abacha Poisoned Yar’Adua in Prison-Obasanjo

A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has alleged that former maximum dictator had poisoned and killed  the late Shehu Musa Yar’Adua and he was to be the next victim but for God’s intervention and divine grace. He stated this at a dinner programme organised by an inter-denominational Christian organisation, Christ The Redeemer’s Friends International of the Redeemed Christian Church of ... Read More »

Evans is firmly in our custody-Police

Following widespread report that suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeje George Onwuamadike alias Evans has vanished, POlice authorities have confirmed that he is firmly still in its custody According to the spokesman for the Force Headquarters, Jimoh Moshood, a Chief Superintendent of Police (CPS), Evans was safe and still in police custody. Moshood said investigation was still ongoing, adding that the suspect ... Read More »

Osun:Adeleke thrashes Aregbesola’s anointed Senatorial Candidate

Ademola Adeleke, younger  brother of  late Senator Isiaka Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun West Senatorial District by-election has defeated  the All Progressives Congress candidate, Senator Mudashiru Hussain, with total votes of  97, 480. Adeleke. He thrased his opponent in nine out of the 10 local government areas. Hussain, who was Governor Rauf Aregbesola’s anointed candidate got 66,116 ... Read More »