Sultan Of Sokoto Award Two Corp Members For Excellent Service

Two members of the National Youth Service Corps, Aminat Dauda and Gbenga Osuntan have reportedly received the Sultan’s awards for Excellent Service in Sokoto rural communities. Philip Enaberue, the Sokoto State Coordinator of the NYSC made this known on Friday, July 13, 2018. Enaberue said the corps members served with the 2017 Batch A, Stream...

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Early Sex By Nigerian Adolescents Have Great Consequences- NPC Warns

The National Population Commission (NPopC) on Thursday decried the early sex by Nigerian adolescents, saying it had grave implications. Ms Abimbola Salu-Hundeyin, Hon. Federal Commissioner, National Population Commission, made the disclosure at an Intergenerational Dialogue to mark the 2018 World Population Day in Lagos. The event which was organised by the...

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Bayelsa Former Commissioner Falls To His Death From His Balcony

Bayelsa state former commissioner of Environment, Lionel Jonathan-Omo, has died after he slumped and fell from a balcony in his country home in Ogbolomabiri area of Nembe, Nembe Local Government Area of the state yesterday July 12th.  According to reports,  the politician was rushed to the community hospital but was transferred to the...

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Lagos Police Command Ban Police Officers From Wearing Mufti To Operations

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos Edgal Imohimi has issued a directive to all police officers in the state, saying no officer attached to the command should wear mufti bearing ‘SARS’ (Special Anti-Robbery Squad) while on official duty. Imohimi made this known at the third Stakeholders Security Meeting on Community Policing organised...

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Sex For Bail Allegation Hits Ilaje Division Police Officer

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal has asked the Gender Unit of the Ilaje Police Division in the Bariga area of the state, to unravel the allegations of sexual harassment against an officer at the station. According to a report by The Nation, a widow, Mrs Adebukola Mowette,...

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Thunder Allegedly Strikes Three Dead In Ogun State

Three persons were said to have been killed by a thunder strike at the Otunba Dipo Dina international stadium, Ije-Ode in Ogun state. This happened after a heavy downpour. See more photos below…

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I Am A Very Slow Reader- President Buhari

President Buhari yesterday, July-12th-2018, described himself as a very slow reader. The president made this description of himself during a joint press briefing with visiting South African president Cyril Ramaphosa. Speaking on why he is yet to sign the Continental Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) , the president said “I am...

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19 Year Old Nigerian Become Youngest Designer At New York Fashion Week

The New York Fashion Week which took place few days ago, came with a historical achievement and it was made by a 19-year-old Nigerian boy, Taofeek Abijako. He became the the youngest designer to present a collection at New York Fashion Week: Men’s this year. The teenager started the brand just two...

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Five APC Governors Meet With Tambuwal In Closed Door Meeting In Sokoto

Five governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday met with Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal for about three hours at the government house in Sokoto.Speculations were rife that Tambuwal had perfected plans to return to PDP which he dumped in the buildup to the 2015 general elections while he was...

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Eiffel Tower To Close For World Cup Open-Air Broadcast

The Eiffel Tower will be shut on Sunday as part of security measures being taken for a big-screen broadcast of the World Cup final at the adjacent Champ de Mars Park. This comes as tens of thousands of people are expected to watch the game between France and Croatia in...

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