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7 out of Ten Nigerians hypertensive-Expert

Prof. Modupe Onadeko, a retired Reproductive Medicine consultant at the University College Hospital Ibadan, says 7 out of 10 Nigerians are hypertensive. She added that 50 percent of this 7 are unaware of their condition and the remaining half are just not bothered to seek medical help to treat this condition. Onadeko disclosed this on Wednesday in Ibadan in commemoration ... Read More »

Senate releases list of Agencies yet to submit budget

The Senate has revealed that many Government agencies are yet to present their budgets for scrutiny. The  agencies include, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASEI), Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), National Maritime Authority (NMA), Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC), National Sugar Development Council (NSDC), Nigerian Postal Service ... Read More »

PDP Crises worsens over LG Polls

The division in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) got to a head yesterday, with the Ahmed Makarfi group telling its supporters to seek other platforms for their ambitions. The group is battling for the soul of the former ruling party with the Ali Modu Sheriff court-backed leadership. The Supreme Court is to settle the crisis. It advised the state chapters ... Read More »

Man, Wife, 4 Children assassinated in Ogun

Some gunmen, suspected to be assassins, have killed a man, his wife and four children in an attack on Tuesday in their home in the Atiba area of Odogbolu, Ogun State. The name of head of the family was given as Sheik Yusuf Tanimola who was in his 30s. Among Tanimola’s four children were twins who were two years old. ... Read More »

Jim Iyke laments over effect of Z World on his family

Controversial actor, Jim Iyke is not happy about the effect of the indian station, Z World on his family. He took to his Instagram page to lament over the attention his family members pay to the channel He wrote: ” Got home to meet the women of my household transfixed on Z World and then Telemundo. An in-depth assessment of ... Read More »

Ogun begins next stage of Waste-to-Energy Project

All is now set for the next phase of the Waste-to-Energy Project of the Ogun State Government and Lafarge-Holcim Africa. According to a release signed by Mr Bolaji Oyeleye, Commissioner for Environment, the team of international consultants saddled with conducting a Feasibility study for the project is ready to present its report to the State Government.  It will be recalled ... Read More »

Ambode Again: Offers free Wifi at Lagos Parks

The Lagos State Government has commenced the installation of free Wi-Fi at parks and gardens across the state. Already, it said the Ndubuisi Kanu Park, Alausa had been completed with Internet access. “This project represents a move towards the vision of making Lagos a smart city and provides new ways for the public to enhance social leisure activities,” the Commissioner ... Read More »

Its Final:VIO Ban in Lagos stays-Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday put the uncertainty concerning the absence of Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) on Lagos roads to rest once and for all, stating categorically that he has asked them to stay off the roads permanently. Governor Ambode, who said this at the commissioning of Pedestrian Bridges, Laybys and Slip Road at Ojodu Berger, also urged ... Read More »

Ikoyigate: EFCC grills NIA Accountants

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has grilled top members of the Account Department of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) including its Director of Finance and Administration. According to Premium Times, the anti-corruption agency grilled the NIA officials for many hours and on Friday physically visited their office and have now taken charge of the bank accounts operated by ... Read More »

Fabregas’ Late Winner rescues Chelsea

Chelsea recorded a 4-3 win over Watford courtesy of a late Cesc Fabregas strike, with John Terry also among the goalscorers. John Terry was on target in one of his last games for Chelsea as they recorded an entertaining 4-3 win over Watford thanks to a late winner from Cesc Fabregaa The experienced defender was handed a rare start as ... Read More »