Comnisioner of Police Deploys 1,000 Cops For Traffic Control In Lagos

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu has declared a state of emergency on traffic in Lagos.The poluce boss declared a state of emergency on traffic management and control in the state barely two days after he took over as the Commissioner of Lagos state Police.Odumosu ordered the deployment of additional 1000 police officers […]

Stop Peddling Lies About Killings In Zamfara Or Face Prosecution, Matawalle Warns

Zamfara State Governor, Dr Bello Mohammed Matawalle has given stern warning to people particularly politicians  peddling lies or politicizing the recent killings in Zamfara as means of causing distraction to his administration’s efforts to curb banditry in the state. Matawalle gave the warning on Thursday at the Government House, Gusau while receiving 8 (Ak47) rifles, and […]

Tension In Taraba Community Over Name Change

There is palpable tension in Dan-Anacha village in Gassol Local Government Area of Taraba State following a directive by the Governor, Darius Ishaku for the immediate change of Government Day Secondary School Dan-Anacha to Government Day Secondary School Kwararafa.Local residents of the village said the name change was an affront on the people of the […]

We Establish Business Ventures For Humanity Sake – Olumba

The leadership of Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, a spiritual movement with international headquarters in Calabar,  Leader Olumba O.  Olumba  has said that the organisation decided to  venture into establishment of various businesses such as factories, banks, schools, orphanages, and media firms in the interest of humanity. Also,  the organisation floats a  football club in […]

NESO Trains Officers On Counter Insurgency, Forensics

A Non Governmental Organisation, Neighbourhood Enlightenment and Safety Organisation (NESO), has organized a three day capacity building workshop on counter insurgency and forensic. The Corps Commandant General, NESO, Dr. Sani Aliyu said that the Neighbourhood Enlightenment and Safety Organisation (NESO), formerly known as Nigerian Elite Security Organization, was founded in 2010 as a non-governmental organization […]

Cancel Kogi, Bayelsa elections, ex-gov Aliyu charges INEC

A former governor of Niger State Dr Babangida Aliyu, has charged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to cancel Saturday’s governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states.Mr Aliyu charged the electoral umpire in press statement on Thursday in Minna by Bala Bitrus, his media officer. Accordding to him: “we hereby ask INEC and the government […]

ICPC urges youths to take ownership of anti-corruption fight

The Independent Corrupt Practice and other related Commission, ICPC, has urged youths to take ownership of the anti-corruption fight in the country. Laban Lakum a representative of ICPC, stated this at an engagement meeting with youth leaders on anti-corruption behavioral approach and social norms in Bauchi on Thursday. He said that the fight against corruption would […]

Customs seizes N43m smuggled goods within one week in Kaduna

The Zone B of Nigeria Customs Service Federal Operations Unit Kaduna, on Thursday said it seized smuggled goods valued at over N43 million within one week in the zone. The Comptroller of the command, Mustafa Sarkin-Kebbi said among the items seized was a truck intercepted along Kebbi-Kalgo road carrying foreign parboiled rice concealed with footwears in […]

Drug Abuse: NDLEA to begin 24 hours surveillance in FCT

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has said it is embarking on 24 hours surveillance in the FCT to rid the city of drug abuse and illicit drug trafficking. The Chairman, NDLEA,  Muhammad Abdallah, said this during a presentation of appreciation letter by the Wuse Zone 4 Traders Association, WZ4TA, on Thursday in Abuja. […]

Ganduje vows to recognise emirs despite court ruling

The governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has said that the state government would continue to recognise and emirs of Bichi, Rano, Gaya and Karaye despite a court order dissolving their creation. A Kano High Court presided by Justice Usman Na’Abba had earlier today dissolved the four additional emirates and sacked four first class emirs […]