Group calls for establishment of menstrual pad banks in girl schools

        A NGO, High Level Women Advocate (HILWA), has called on the Katsina State Government to establish menstrual pad banks primary and junior secondary schools (JSS) in the state. Hajiya Hadiza Aminu, a resource person, made...

Waste Management Offences: Lagos jails 83, fines 3,000, penalises 1,200 persons

      The Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) says a total of 83 persons had been convicted and jailed for waste management offences in the last one year. The Managing Director of LAWMA, Mr Ibrahim Odumboni,...

Buhari celebrates Akintola Williams at 103

      President Muhammadu Buhari has joined family and friends of renowned accountant, Chief Akintola Williams, to celebrate his 103rd birthday. In a congratulatory message by his spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, on Wednesday in Abuja, the president...

Health workers protest unpaid allowances, want FG to act quick

      The Senior Staff Association of Universities, Teaching Hospitals, Research Institutes and Associated Institutions (SSAUTHRIAI), Lagos State Council, has called on the Federal Government to fulfill its agreement with health workers over payment of allowances. The...
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Flooding: Lagos govt. constructing 1.2km drainage diversion – Sanwo-Olu

      Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday, said  the state government is constructing a new 1.2 kilometer drainage diversion at Ilubirin area of the state. Sanwo-Olu made this known while addressing newsmen after the inspection...
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun

Abiodun: We’ll continue to provide needed infrastructure despite paucity of funds …receives Ijebu...

      Femi Adeleke Abeokuta     Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has declared that his administration would continue to provide infrastructure capable of opening up and driving the economic development of the state, despite paucity of funds. Abiodun gave this...
Peter Obi

AFP faults Peter Obi for understating Nigeria’s exports

https://youtu.be/M1MBePKIfI0 By Segun Olakoyenikan, AFP Nigeria Nigerian opposition politician and presidential candidate Peter Obi has twice claimed that the country exported less than $30 billion of goods and services in 2021, underperforming smaller African peers such...
Smoke and flame are seen during Israeli air strikes in Gaza City August 5, 2022. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinian militants fire rockets at Israel after Gaza air strikes

GAZA, Aug 5 (Reuters) - Palestinian militants in Gaza fired dozens of rockets into Israel on Friday in response to Israeli airstrikes which killed at least 10 people, including a senior commander of the...
Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones attempts to answer questions about his emails asked by Mark Bankston, lawyer for Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis, during trial at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Wednesday Aug. 3, 2022. Jones testified Wednesday that he now understands it was irresponsible of him to declare the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre a hoax and that he now believes it was “100% real." (Briana Sanchez/Austin American-Statesman via AP, Pool)

Alex Jones ordered to pay $45.2M more over Sandy Hook lies

By JIM VERTUNO AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas jury on Friday ordered conspiracy theorist Alex Jones to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to the parents of a child who was killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary...
Lagos State Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu briefing the Press after a meeting with members of the State Security Council, at the Government House in Marina, on Friday, 05 August, 2022. With him are Heads of Security Agencies in the State and some State Officials.

Security threat: Sanwo-Olu directs security agencies to raise vigilance level

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday, received firsthand briefings on the level of alert from the commanders of all security formations in the State. This is coming against the background of the reported security...