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Ogun Commences Payment Of State, LG Workers’ Co-operative Funds

In line with its commitment to the welfare of its workforce, the Ogun State government will on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 commence payment of the latest tranche of workers’ co-operative deductions. This exercise will cover four months for state workers and two months for local government employees, as part of the state government’s monthly support for the third tier of ... Read More »

CAN to Emir Sanusi “You lied,800 Fulanis not killed in Mambilla”

The Christian Association of Nigeria in Taraba State on Tuesday described as outright false the claim by the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, that over 800 Fulani people were killed in Taraba last year. Sanusi had in an interview with journalists last week alleged that in one weekend, 800 Fulani people were killed on the Mambilla Plateau in ... Read More »

Fraudsters arraigned over attempt to steal Ambode’s N50m

Two young men, Rilwanu Jamiu and Balogun Oyewole have been arraigned at the Lagos High Court, Igbosere for attempting to dupe Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to the tune of N50 million by cloning his official telephone number. The suspects were arraigned before Justice Sedoten Ogunsanya on Tuesday. The alleged fraudsters are being prosecuted on a three-count charge of possession of fraudulent ... Read More »

Saraki warns Politicians:Don’t Allow 2019 to Overshadow Governance

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday urged all political leaders in the country to remain committed to delivering good governance to the people by not allowing preparations towards the 2019 general elections to overshadow  their responsibility. Saraki who made the call in his address to welcome Senators from their end of year recess, also said it would be a ... Read More »

Ambode Serious about positioning Lagos as Key Tourism Market-Steve Ayorinde

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode is very keen at marketing the tourism potentials of the state and making it a key hub. This new vision of the Governor was revealed by Mr Steve Ayorinde who spoke on the assumption of office as Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture , noting that this strategy is expected to be driven by the ... Read More »

MRS Staff, Abblubakar Abba and One female killed in Ikoyi Power Bike Accident

Issa Abubakar Abba identified as a staff of MRS oil and Gas Plc was yesterday involved in a Power bike accident. Reports said that Issa, the power bike collided with a female pedestrian who was crossing the road around Osborne Road, Ikoyi and  both got killed at about 7pm yesterday. Both corpses were removed by relevant authorities after the accident. The ... Read More »

Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation gets 20 IVF Procedure from Anonymous Couple…How to Apply

The year 2018 has begun on a superlative and joyous note for former beauty queen, businesswoman and Philanthropist, Mrs. Ibidunni Ighodalo as a couple who begged to remain anonymous donated 20 IVF Treatments to needy couples. According to a a social media post, Mrs, Ighodalo, the modern day Mother Theresa who runs the famous Event Management Company, Elizabeth R got ... Read More »

Appeal To Patience Jonathan:” $5m found in your account belongsl to Nigerians”

The Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, yesterday upheld the order of interim forfeiture of the sum of $5, 842, 316.66 and N2, 421, 953, 522.78 traced to the accounts of Patience, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, to the federal government.  Justice C.M.A. Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos, had, on April 26, 2017, granted an order ... Read More »

MKO Abiola’s son accuses elder brothers of threat to life, “Eating Alone”

Abdulmumuni one of the sons of late Businessman and politician; Chief MKO Abiola has accused his elder brothers, Kola, Agboola and Ayodeji of sitting on their father’s property and threatening his life. In a statement made available over the weekend, Mumuni said his life is in danger because of his efforts to revive the abandoned projects, investments and property of his father. ... Read More »

Second Term: Ambode Reshuffles Cabinet, drops 3 Commissioners

Ahead of his intention to make a second tern bid, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday carried out a major cabinet reshuffle, dropping three commissioners and appointing five new ones.   In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello, the three affected cabinet members are Mrs. Adebimpe Akinsola, Mr. Femi Odubiyi and Mr. Anifowoshe ... Read More »