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Lagos Government glad over return of kidnapped students

The Lagos State Government on Friday expressed excitement over the release of six students of Igbonla-Epe Model College who were abducted on May 25, 2017 in their school premises. In a press statement, the State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde congratulated the parents of the students and all concerned stakeholders over the development, just as he said ... Read More »

Joy at last as Igbonla Students regain freedom

After 64 days in captivity, the six abducted pupils of the Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe, regained their freedom on Friday. Although details of their release are still sketchy, our correspondent learnt the kids were released in Ajakpa Community in Ese Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State. A senior police officer said the children had been moved to ... Read More »

Ahmed Makarfi escapes auto crash

Avehicle conveying the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi was involved in a multiple collision with other vehicles along Abuja-Kaduna Highway. Sources said that that fortunately, he and all other passengers in his Vehicle came out unhurt. A party member wrote “This is to allay the fears of our Party members, teeming supporters and well ... Read More »

Senate Committed to Freedom of Speech-Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Friday reiterated his commitment to freedom of speech and the use of social media. In a series of tweets on his personal account @BukolaSaraki, the President of the Senate, was responding to a story carried by some publications that a civil servant was being allegedly vilified for criticizing him. “I use ... Read More »