Femi Falana condemns media parade of crime suspects

A human rights activist and lawyer, Femi Falana, on Tuesday condemned the practice of parading suspects in alleged criminal cases before the media. Mr Falana spoke in Lagos at a civil society roundtable programme on Administration of Criminal Justice Act and Abolition of Stay of Proceedings in Criminal Trials. The programme, put together by the […]

Governor Ajimobi secures N20 billion for Oyo basic, secondary schools’ education

The Governor Abiola Ajimobi-led government in Oyo State has secured over N20 billion for both ongoing and newly approved projects to enhance the infrastructural and other educational developments in the state. This was stated, on Tuesday, by the state Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Prof. Adeniyi Olowofela, at the 59th edition of Science Teachers’ […]


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Sadio Mane reaches agreement to join Real Madrid from Liverpool – Reports

Sadio Mane has reached an agreement to join Real Madrid from Liverpool, according to reports in France. The 26-year-old has played a pivotal role in Jurgen Klopp’s attack alongside Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino, scoring 20 goals in the Premier League and Champions League this season. According to France Football, Mane is close to joining Real Madrid after agreeing terms with […]

Ghanaian police arrest 50 Nigerians for Internet fraud & robbery

A total of forty-six laptops, mobile phones and several electronic gadgets was retrieved from 50 Nigerians, who were arrested in Kasoa, Ghana for internet fraud and armed robbery attacks. They are aged between 20 and 37, and claimed they were students or businessmen but had no proof. Personnel of the Police Intelligence Directorate who launched […]

Reporters exempted as Buhari, APC governors meet in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday evening broke the Ramadan fast with state governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC). They all gathered in Buhari’s official residence at Aso Rock, Abuja.The “Iftar” with the governors, unlike the previous ones, held with leadership of the National Assembly, judiciary and others, was not open for full media coverage. However, the […]

Reps, experts ask minister to ensure completion of Ajaokuta Steel Complex

The House of Representatives yesterday queried the Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development Hon. Bawa Bwari over the delay in the completion of Ajaokuta Iron and Steel Company Limited and the concessioning of the plant to Global Steel Infrastructure Limited ( GSIL) and asked that the Minister ensures completion of the project for a smooth […]

APC crisis: Oyegun inaugurates state chairmen, places embargoes on Lagos, Oyo excos

There was mild-drama yesterday at the National Secretariat of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as factional state chairmen and their supporters were jostling for recognition during the inauguration ceremony. Speaking during the inauguration, National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, who charged the state party chairmen to return the party to its lost glory by announcing to […]

Real reason APC has failed – Shehu Sani

The senator representing Kaduna Central district, Shehu Sani says the All Progressives Congress (APC) has failed to organize successful congresses in his state and other parts of the country. Sani said this during an interview on Channels Television’s politics programme titled: Roadmap 2019 on Monday.According to him, the failure of APC to set an example for other parties […]

Cholera Outbreak Hits Kaduna, Several School Girls Hospitalised

By: JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON No fewer than two students of Government Girls Secondary School (GGSS), Kawo, Kaduna, North West Nigeria have reportedly  died,  while 50 other students are said to have been affected by a cholera outbreak. Although, our reporter reports that there was a prompt response from the Kaduna State Ministry of Health, as […]