Saturday, 1 February 2014
Four armed men on Thursday evening invaded Adekunle Ajasin University in Akungba-Akoko, Ondo state, abducting two expatriate engineers handling the construction of the school’s Senate building.
Friday, 31 January 2014
Oshodi-Isolo Local Government, against the backdrop of his old notorious identity that had hindered its progress for many years, has, since the emergence of the Hon. BOLAJI MUSE-ARIYOH led Administration, become a worthy prototype for peace, development and a friendly atmosphere for commercial activities! The Chairman, a young, vibrant, dynamic and development oriented man has not only brought new ways towards advancement to the people, but has also led the youths in the path of good behaviour and education.
The PDP chairman also met the Niger State governor, Babangida Aliyu.
Mu’azu led a 15-man team to the former president’s residence in the afternoon and immediately went into the closed-door meeting.
His first major break was a movie titled MARK OF D BEAST which featured Majek Fashek in 2001. He was one of the script writers for DEAR MOTHER,.The first child of the family and only son. He's survived by a father, mother and 5 sisters, Charles Warren May his soul Rest in Peace Amen..
According to a statement released by the Bank as at press time, the Ondo State Government guaranteed a facility to a related party in April 2008 and the Bank only exercised its rights under the terms of the agreement by setting off outstanding sums against the State Government funds with the Bank.
Kogi State Governor Idris Wada has said that the state monthly internally generated revenue has risen to N500 million.
Wada, who said this during an interactive session with journalists to mark his two year anniversary in office, said when he assumed office, internally generated revenue was between N70 million to N100 million.
It was a battle of wits in the Senate on Thursday as 11 Senators who tendered a letter of defection from Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressives Congress (APC) demanded that their letter be read on the floor of the Senate.
Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, who presided in the absence of Senate President, David Mark, blocked the efforts of the defectors to have the letter read.
Kwara State Government has concluded arrangements to set up an Infrastructure Development Fund to provide a pool of Funds to finance a holistic infrastructure development of the state.
According to Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed, who stated this at the monthly interactive program "The governor Explains", the State needs about N300billion to up scaling of infrastructure in the State to an acceptable standard.
Tuesday, 28 January 2014
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have intercepted a consignment of 195 grammes of heroin inside a bag of female artificial hair at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. The seizure was made on December 31, 2013 during search of luggage to Monrovia, Liberia in an Arik flight. Officials have arrested the consignor, a 34 year old housewife, Nsofor Ngozi Anderlin for attempting to export the drug to her husband in Liberia.
Photo Popular Nigerian Gospel singer Grace Amah‘s marriage is likely to have hit a dead end after a serious infidelity accusation brought against her by her husband,Alex Amah.
An eye-witness, who spotted four friends peeing on the Island Bridge, decided to make a photo of them during the act.
An alliance of lawmakers from different political parties emerged at the House of Representatives on Monday with an avowal to protect the Nigerian democracy and nation.
The lawmakers in the alliance called their group, National Unity Group.
Nigeria's finest and fast rising act, Vyne Avan, is no doubt an artiste who has come to make a positive change in the Nigerian music scene.
DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has warned all his political appointees to desist from granting political interviews.
The Governor who gave the warning yesterday (Sunday) while speaking at a memorial thanksgiving service for Pa Donald Ochei and Mama Juliet Ochei, parents of the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Victor Ochei at St. Peter's Anglican Church, Onicha-Olona, Aniocha North local government area of Delta State, said anything capable of overheating the polity ahead of the 2015 general elections must be avoided.
Indigenes of Lagos State have expressed gratitude to the President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, for nominating one of them, Ambassador Musiliu Olatunde Obanikoro, as a minister.
Obanikoro and 11 others eminent Nigerians are awaiting clearance by the Senate for confirmation as minister.
The Lagos State indigenes, under the aegis of the Association of Lagos State Indigenes, told Jonathan that the people of the state are always willing to serve the government at the centre and have done so creditably in the past.