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Illegal possession of PVCs: INEC prosecutes offenders in Sokoto, Kano states

By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has commenced prosecution of persons arrested for illegal possession of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs). The commission disclosed this in a statement by Mr Festus Okoye,...

My presidential ambition is for Nigeria’s future-Peter Obi

By Alex Enebeli The Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate, Mr Peter Obi, has reiterated that his presidential ambition is for the future of the country irrespective of tribe and religion. Obi said this in Enugu on...
CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele,

Nigeria’s rising inflation consistent with global trend – Emefiele

By Lydia Ngwakwe Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, on Friday said the steady increase in headline inflation from 15.60 per cent in January to 20.77 per cent in September...
APC Presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu

I’ll address infrastructure deficit in Delta riverine communities – Tinubu

By Edeki Igafe The Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, says he will address the infrastructure deficit in the riverine communities in Delta. Tinubu gave the assurance on Friday while addressing the...
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Outgoing Osun State Governor, Oyetola, signs N138bn Budget into law

By Victor Adeoti Outgoing Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, has signed N138 billion budget for 2023 fiscal year into law. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary, Ismail Omipidan, on Friday said  that the governor signed...

UniAbuja ASUU protest unpaid salaries

By Gami Tadanyigbe The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU), University of Abuja branch, on Friday staged a peaceful protest at the institution’s Mini Campus over withheld salaries. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that...
L-R: Commander, NNS Beecroft of Nigeria Navy, Commodore Malami Haruna; Director, Department of State Services (DSS) Lagos, Sheu Muhammad Wasiri; Commander, 9 Brigade Nigerian Army Command, Brigadier General Isangubong Akpaumontia; Commissioner of Police, Lagos Command, Mr Abiodun Alabi; Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Assistant Inspector General of Police in-charge of Zone 2, AIG Adeyinka Adeleke and Commandant, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Lagos Command, Commandant Eweka Okoro, during the 16th annual town hall meeting on Security with the Governor, themed "LSSTF stewardship: A Review of our activities in line with the T.H.E.M.E.S Agenda of the Lagos State Government" at the Civic Center, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, on Thursday, November 24, 2022

Lagos State: Lowest robbery record in decades

For the third consecutive year, Lagos State has recorded no single case of armed robbery attacks on banks and other financial institutions operating within its boundary. The development hinted a significant improvement in security...
L-R: Coordinator, HCD Core Working Group, Ms. Yosola Akinbi; Ogun State Commissioner for Economic, Planning, and Budget, Hon. Olabintan; Ondo State Deputy Gov. Mr Lucky Aiyedatiwa; Lagos State Deputy Gov. Dr Obafemi Hamzat; Secretary to Oyo State Government, Mrs Olubamiwo Adeosun; Lagos State Head of Service, Hakeem Muri-Okunola and the Special Adviser to the Lagos State Gov. on Sustainable Development Goals and Investment, Mrs Solape Hammond

Sanwo-Olu charges on human capital development to eradicate poverty

By Oluwatope Lawanson Lagos State Governor, Mr  Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says investing in human capital development is one of the smartest investments a country can make to break the cycle of poverty, address inequality and boost...
Police

JTF arrests 2 suspected kidnappers in Ekiti, recovers ransom

By Yinusa Ishola A Joint Task Force established to protect Kogi/Ekiti border areas has arrested two suspected kidnappers in Ekiti, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Chairman of Ajoni Local Council Development Area, Mr Michael...

2023 census beyond population counting – NPC

By Abbas Bamalli National Population Commission (NPC) says the planned 2023 population and housing census is not only targeted at the number of people and houses in each locality but also, to measure citizens’ level...