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Massive flooding on Sunday overran Ajaokuta-Ganaja-Lokoja road in Lokoja, the capital city of Kogi State. The road links the metropolis of the capital city to the eastern part of the state.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the flooding covered the portion of the road at Ganaja village such that only by canoes that […]

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned Nigerians to desist from using unauthorized cosmetics and dangerous chemicals for bleaching the skin to enhance their beauty. The Director General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye gave the admonition over the weekend at the brainstorming session during the two-day retreat by the Agency’s Top […]

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has filed a lawsuit against the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) over “the failure to publish copy and details of the agreement the Federal Government recently signed with the United States for the repatriation of $23 million stolen by the former Head of State, Sani Abacha. Attorney General […]

No fewer than 2 relations of the Kwara State Governor, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq were at the weekend announced as high ranking members of the Tinubu Presidential Campaign council. It is  recalled that  the Governor had been serially accused of nepotism in the running of government affairs in the State, with political friends turned foes severally alleging […]

Officials of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Labour Party (LP) and others are now working round the clock to commence their campaigns ahead of next year’s elections, the first and most crucial being the February 25 presidential polls. The Nation reports that the parties and their presidential flag bearers as well […]

The United Nations Resident Humanitarian Coordinator, UNRC, in Nigeria, Matthias Schmale has sounded that Nigeria is living through uncertain times given the challenges of insecurity in parts of the country. He made the assertion in Makurdi the Benue state capital where he led a delegation to witness the signing of the Benue State Peace Building […]

The residents of Kwara State have expressed dissatisfaction with the performance of local government administrations lamenting poor state of governance at the grassroots. This was made known in a performance report published by YMonitor which examined the delivery of public goods and services by local councils in Kwara State. Guardian reports that YMonitor is an […]

  Nigerians have been warned against self medication just as over five hundred indigents of the Ilorin emirates in Kwara State benefited from free medical outreach that involved medical enlightenment, diagnosing, free drugs. Beneficiaries at Gambari in ilorin which include children, aged, women and youths were treated for various ailments such as High Blood Pressure, […]

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 […]

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