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Again, killer-herdsmen attack Ogun villagers, kill two  *as Gov. Abiodun condemns attack, orders deployment of security agents

Olufemi Adediran Abeokuta Suspected Fulani herdsmen in the early hours of yesterday allegedly killed two villagers in Yewa North Local government area of Ogun state. The victims:...

Abiodun, Osoba, Daniel mourn Jakande

Olufemi Adediran Abeokuta Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun yesterday described the death of the first civilian governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, as a...

Russia detains over 4,500 at protests against jailing of Kremlin critic Navalny

By Maria Tsvetkova and Tom Balmforth MOSCOW (Reuters) - Riot police broke up protests across Russia on Sunday in support of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, detaining more...

FG begins disbursement of grants to 2,800 rural women in Anambra

The Federal Government on Sunday began the disbursement of Rural Women Cash Grant Programme to elderly and indigent women in Anambra. Hajiya Sadiya-Umar Farouk, Minister...

Former PDP lawmaker, 500 others defect to APC in Enugu State

A former member of the Enugu State House of Assembly, Mr Obinna Okenwa on Sunday defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Okenwa represented Enugu...

Lagos State begins use of Cowry Card on buses Feb. 1

The Management of Lagos State Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) would commence fare collection on bus services offered by Primero Transport Services Ltd., with...

Ganduje inaugurates 2,000 COVID-19 marshals in Kano State

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has inaugurated 2,000 COVID-19 marshals to sensitise and enforce safety protocols in the state. Ganduje said during the inauguration in...

Osun State records 5 cases of UK COVID-19 strain

The Osun government on Sunday said five people have tested positive to the deadly B117 strain of Coronavirus (COVID-19) which was first reported in...

Lagos Police Arrest Two Armed Robbers While Appeasing “Ogun”

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested two suspected armed robbers at Ejigbo area of the State. The suspects were arrested on Friday, January 22...

Amosun, 6 other lawmakers dump APM for APC

          Femi Adeleke Abeokuta       Seven members of the Ogun House of Assembly on Thursday resigned their membership of the Allied People's Movement (APM) and defected to the...

Suspected Fulani herdsmen ambush, shoot woman in Ogun

Femi Adeleke Abeokuta A woman, Morenikeji Salami was attacked in an ambush by suspected Fulani herdsmen along Oru - Awa road in Ijebu North Local Government...

NDLEA proposes drug test for university students, security agencies, govt. appointees

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA), says it will seek government approval to conduct drug tests on tertiary institutions’ new students, security agencies’...

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MRA kicks against Niger State’s plan to arrest PUNCH journalist

The Media Rights Agenda (MRA) on Tuesday kicked against a planned arrest of The PUNCH Correspondent in Niger State, Mr. Adebayo Ayinde, calling on...

‘In Ogun State, we are ready to work’

Femi Adediran recently spoke with the Ogun State Commandant of the So-Safe Corps, Mr. Soji Ganzallo, in Abeokuta about the security challenges in the...

FG directs TV stations to deploy sign language interpreter during news

The Federal Government has directed TV stations to in line with National Broadcasting Code, deploy sign language interpreters during their major news casting. The Minister...

Nigeria develops 10-year strategic plan for universal health coverage

Nigeria's National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) on Monday commenced a two-day management retreat on its 10-year Strategic Plan. The NHIS Executive Secretary, Prof.Mohammad Sambo, told...

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