Lagos upgrades hospital for service delivery

The Medical Director of Alimosho General Hospital, Dr Ayodapo Soyinka, has said the multi-million naira facilities and leadership structure introduced  by the hospital will ensure quality service delivery for residents. Soyinka said this, according to...

Lagos votes 59% for capital expenditure, Sanwo-Olu presents N1.388tn budget

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-OLu The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday presented the 2022 Appropriation Bill to the state House of Assembly. Sanwo-Olu presented a budget estimate of N1.388trn, tagged, ‘Budget of Consolidation.’ The...

Reps order probe of FG’s abandoned N97bn cancer centre

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the National Cancer Control Plan established by the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari, to determine why...

C’River’s anti-grazing bill seeks five-year jail term for offenders

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade Anti-grazing bill sponsored by a lawmaker representing Ikom II State Constituency in the Cross River State House of Assembly, Mr Elvert Ayambem, has passed second reading. The bill prohibits open...

Jega seeks short-term restructuring before 2023

Attahiru Jega A former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, has said the country should embark on short-term restructuring before the general elections in 2023 to address some of the challenges...

Nigeria treating 57,280 children living with HIV, says NASCP

The National AIDS/STIs Control Programme has said 57,280 out of the estimated 150,000 children living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Nigeria are under treatment as of June 2021. It added that 44 per cent of...

Uzodimma returns land grabbed from owners by past govt

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, The governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodimma said he had returned parcels of land forcefully taken from the owners by the administration of a former governor of the state, Rochas...

Breach of trust by politicians responsible for voter apathy – Gov Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has said Nigerian youths and some others do not participate in voting during elections because the political class has failed them. He stressed that there was...

Group demands arrest of killers of 17 Ebonyi natives, urges Buhari, Umahi to probe...

Map of Ebonyi State A group, Amuda Elites Consultative Forum, on Wednesday, urged the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) and the Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, to as a matter of urgency look into...

Pictorial: Scenes of fire incident at Nyanya market, Abuja

Scene of the fire incident at Nyanya market in Abuja...on Wednesday. Photos: Olatunji Obasa Properties were destroyed as fire engulfed a part of the popular Nyanya Market in the Federal Capital Territory on Tuesday. The spokesperson...