The federal government has made over two hundred billion naira from final forfeiture cases in 2019. The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, said this at a town hall meeting in Abuja on Thursday while highlighting the successes of the government’s anti-corruption war. At the same event, the acting chairman of the Economic and […]

Netherlands has ended Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets campaign for a sixth FIFA Under-seventeen World Cup, beating them three-one. Sontje Hansen was the Dutch man who sent the five-time champions home, scoring the winners three goals, with the first one recorded in the 4th minute. Nigeria’s Olakunle Olusegun quickly responded with an equalizer in the 12 minute. […]

Government services will be disrupted today as Zimbabwe’s civil servants start a nationwide strike to demand for better wages after last-minute negotiations with the government failed. They are pressing for higher wages that are pegged to the US dollar. Zimbabwe has the world’s highest inflation rate, which has eroded civil servants’ wages to around seventy […]

US Democrats have made gains in state elections, in what is being seen as a blow to President Donald Trump. Democrat Andy Beshear claimed victory in Kentucky’s governor vote, after a tight race in the conservative-leaning state. Democrats also seized full control of the legislature in Virginia for the first time in over 20 years. […]

Tragedy struck late Tuesday evening when a yet to be identified policeman and another person, reportedly died in the inferno that engulfed the Mandillas Building at the popular Balogun Market on Lagos Island. The fire which was yet to be finally put out at press time, this morning has spread to adjoining building with firefighters […]

A day to the Congress of Kwara State Chapter of Nigeria Association of Social Workers , members of the association have been enjoined to use the instrumentality of the electoral avenue to elect vibrant, forthright and committed leaders. This is contained in a press statement by the State Chairman of the association, Honourable John Aluko. […]

The Kwara state governor Abdulrasaq Abdulrahaman has commiserated with the families of the deceased prospective Corp members and the bus driver who died in an auto crash yesterday in Mokwa, Niger State, on the way to their state of deployment. The governor, who wished the six survivors quick recovery, grieved over the death of two […]

The Lagos Environmental Sanitation Corps, LAGESC, is set to commence Operation Zero Tolerance on Street Trading and hawking across the state in line with the mandate of the present administration of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu at promoting a cleaner, hygienic and aesthetically resplendent environment. The Corps through advocacy, as well as ensuring total enforcement of the […]

The Senate has re-introduced a bill that will regulate the use of social media in Nigeria. The sponsor of the legislation, Mohammed Musa, said it will curb fake news on the internet and protect the nation’s “fragile unity”. A similar anti-social media bill introduced by the previous eighth Senate, sparked outrage across the country, and was later […]

The Federal Government says it has commenced the process of injecting sanity into the Social Media space to prevent it from setting the nation on fire. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed today in Abuja, said that the government welcomed the criticism that trailed its earlier announcement to sanitize the social media […]

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