The members of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP), Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti chapter, has taken to the street to express their displeasure over what they described as illegal detention of their members by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC). Reports gathered say trouble started when some members […]

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said four persons died while one was rescued in the building collapse at Oye Sonuga Street, Palm Avenue, in the Mushin area of Lagos. NEMA South West Zonal Coordinator, Ibrahim FARINLOYE, made this known in an interview with reporters adding that two males and two females died, while one person was […]

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku ABUBAKAR has vowed that those ganging up against him in the battle to succeed President Muhammadu BUHARI in the forthcoming election would be defeated. Atiku, who spoke through the Spokesperson, PDP Presidential Campaign Management Committee, Dino MELAYE, also accused the presidential flagbearer of the All Progressives […]

Nigeria Air Limited has announced its 2022 recruitment. According to the statement made today, the new National Carrier of Nigeria will be launching shortly with Boeing 737-800 (NG) aircraft, followed with B787 aircraft for International Operations. It further stated that the new Airline will be owned by a Nigerian private Investor Consortium, together with a 5% Federal Government holding, including Ethiopian […]

Ace comedian, Bovi, got many people commending him as he extended his giving hands to his alma mater in Edo state. The comedian decided to renovate and commission some facilities at his old primary school, the University of Benin staff school, Edo state. Bovi’s colleague, I Go Dye, shared a video of the commissioning of […]

The ban of motorcycles in several states hits traders hard in several states and the threat by the Federal Government to outlaw commercial motorcycles, popularly called “Okada”. According to the foreign trade report of the National Bureau of Statistics for the period, Motorcycle imports into Nigeria declined by thirty five point nine two 35.92 per cent in […]

A final year law student of Benue State University, Soohemba Agatha Aker, has reportedly dragged President Muhammadu Buhari, the thirty-six state governors, and others before a Federal High Court in Abuja over alleged poor handling of the dispute between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. The plaintiff is asking the […]

The Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council of the University of Ilorin, Mallam Abidu Yazid, is dead. According to a statement signed today by the Registrar and Secretary to the Council, Dr Fola OLOWOLENI, the governing council chairman died in the early hours of today in his house after a brief illness. The Registrar also prayed […]

Governor Nyesom WIKE of Rivers State has summoned a meeting with stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Port Harcourt the state capital. Reports gathered say the meeting was summoned amid the ongoing crisis in the PDP over rising calls for the party’s national chairman, Iyorchia Ayu, to resign for a southerner to take […]

GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has criticised the Federal Government’s objection to the proposed use of arms by the Western Nigeria Security Network code named (Amotekun Corps) while allowing its equivalent in Katsina state to bear weapons. Insisting that Ondo State will defend its people, he said the denial of the right of Amotekun to […]

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