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Saraki has refunded all pensions collected from us-Kwara govt

The Kwara State Government on Wednesday said the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has returned all the monies he collected as pension from the State Government. Saraki had last week said he stopped the collection of pension from the Kwara State Government since 2015. The pension issue came to the fore after it was revealed that some ... Read More »

Eagleonline Publisher, Dotun Oladipo elected as GOCOP President

Mr. Dotun Oladipo, Publisher of  leading online news platform, The Eagleonline has been elected as the new President of the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers  (GOCOP). The election was conducted on Wednesday at Adna Hotel, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos. Oladipo is the current General Secretary of the Association. Also elected into the National Executive Committee of the Guild are the Publisher, ... Read More »

NPA bans gifts for security personnel, leaves put top management

Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, has banned its officials from collecting and accepting gift items and souvenirs from vessel crew members whenever they board vessels for official purposes. In the minutes of meeting of the Ports Facility Security Officers, PFSO, Forum, NPA’s Assistant General Manager, Security, Mr. Mohammed Khalni, said that the purpose was to reduce access to the ports. Khalin ... Read More »

APC Plottting to take Anambra by Force-Obiano

Anambra State Governor, Mr Willie Obiano is accusing the All Progressives Congress (APC) of desperation, noting that the party wants to take Anambra by Force ahead of the November 18, 2017 polls. Governor Obiano stated that the APC wants to unleash violence in his state and then declare a state of emergency. He said PAC was behind the insecurity  in ... Read More »

Tinsel Star, Damilola Adegbite denies saying hotel sex is better than home sex

Tinsel Star, Damilola Adegbite Attoh who is married to fellow actor, Chris Attoh has refuted the claims of a blog that a statement she posted on her blog was confirmation that she liked hotel sex, to sex at her crib. A visibly angry Damilola said she usually drops such topics for discussion with her fans and that the blog stated ... Read More »

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 »