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Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Ahead of partial closure of 3rd Mainland bridge on Friday, 24th July, 2020, a joint inspection of strategic jetties and terminal has been conducted Sunday, by the  Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) and the Lagos State Safety Commission (LSSC) to monitor safety procedures. The...
As political gladiators prepare ahead of primary election in Ondo state,  there is heighened anxiety among the two major parties, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The APC, despite internal wranglings over the decision to adopt indirect primary will today, Monday elect it's governorship candidate...
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has on Sunday confirmed that the death of Flying Officer Tolupe Arotile was caused by blunt force trauma to the head and significant bleeding resulting from being struck by a vehicle. This confirmation was contained in a preliminary investigation report signed by NAF’s Director of...
The President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government Saturday disclosed that it has named the operational hub of Itakpe-Warri Standard Gauge Rail Line located in Agbor, Delta State after former president Goodluck Jonathan. The 320-kilometre rail line connecting three states - Kogi, Edo, Delta including the station buildings would soon be commissioned. Though...
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) says it has successfully extinguished fire which gutted an oil tanker at the Secretariat Bus Stop, Ikeja in the early hours of today. In a statement by the agency's Director General, Oluwafemi Oke-Osanyitolu, on Saturday LASEMA's Response Team responded to the distress call...
A bomb explosion at Yammama village in Malumfashi Local Government Area of Katsina State have killed five persons and left about six others injured on Saturday. Confirming the incident, Katsina State Police command said a suspected bomb explosion killed five children and injured six others at a farm in Malunfashi...
President Muhammadu Buhari Friday expressed delight at the news of appointment of Prof. Charles Egbu, from Anambra State, as Vice Chancellor of Leeds Trinity University, United Kingdom. The President felicitated with the academic, who is the first black person appointed helmsman of a ranked university in the UK, urging him...
Pan-Yoruba sociocultural group, Afenifere says it suspects foul play in the death of Nigerian Air Force (NAF) first female combat pilot, 23-year Tolulope Arotile, whom authorities reported to have died "as a result of head injuries sustained from a road traffic accident at NAF Base Kaduna". In a statement by...
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday broke silence over the ongoing unfolding drama over the probe of the budgetary allocations to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Speaking for the first time on the attacks and counter attacks between and around persons, institutions, and the commission, Buhari expressed his strong determination...
President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday broke silence over the ongoing unfolding drama over the probe of the budgetary allocations to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Speaking for the first time on the attacks and counter attacks between and around persons, institutions, and the commission, Buhari expressed his strong determination to...