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Ambode keeps promise, employs 250 persons living with disabilities into civil service

Lagos State Governor, Mr, Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday announced that in line with the promise he made at a recent Town Hall Meeting held in Ojo, the State Government would soon distribute letters of employment to 250 persons living with disabilities who would be deployed to the State Civil Service as well as the Local Government Areas and Local Council ... Read More »

Falana wants FG to respect Court Judgement over Lagos Waterways

Activist-lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) has urged the Federal Government to respect the decision of the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, which upheld the constitutional right of the government of Lagos State to control intra-inland waterways. The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, Mr. Mohammed Abass, had directed some dredgers licensed by the Federal Government to continue ... Read More »

EFCC traces Nbillions cash and properties Diezani

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reportedly traced billions of  naira worth of properties and cash to former Petroleum Minister, Mrs. Diezani Allison Madueke who is self-imposed medical exile in the United Kingdom. A document released by the Commission and jointly signed by Tony Orilade and Aishat Gambari of the Public  Relations Unit reads: “Apart from the jewellery, ... Read More »

How Lagos Speaker lost N9.1m to facebook fraudsters

THE State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, Panti, Yaba, of the Lagos State Police Command has arraigned three men before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, for allegedly defrauding the Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa, of N9.188 The three men, Frank Nwokobia, 27; Ezeoke Kanayochukwu, 25, and Godwin Essien, 28, were arraigned before ... Read More »

Ozubulu Killings: Annie Okonkwo begs Police to unravel perpetrators

  Sen Annie Okonkwo from Anambra State has charged the police and all security agencies of the state to please solve the riddle of the recent Catholic  church mass murder in Ozobulu, Anambra state quickly and comprehensively. ‘This new zenith in criminal sacrilege must be crushed with vehemence, solved with speed and nipped without ceremony, so that confidence can tarry ... Read More »