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CNN Anchor, Christiane Amanpour, Diagnosed With Ovarian Cancer

      CNN’s Chief International Anchor, Christiane Amanpour, said she has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Amanpour, who has been off the air for the past four weeks because of the disease, shared the news with viewers on Monday 14 June, describing the period as “a bit of a roller coaster”. Amanpour, 63, also […]

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Obaseki Approves Redeployment Of Health Workers In Local Councils

  …Begins Physical Verification Monday, June 15   As part of ongoing reforms to improve access to quality healthcare services across Edo State, the State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has approved the transfer of all Primary Health Care Staff of the Local Government Service Commission to the Edo State Primary Health Care Development Agency. A […]


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Use World Handicraft Day To Reflect On Founding Principles Of World’s Craft Council

    The celebration of the World’s Handicrafts day on Thursday, June 10th, should be used to reflect on the founding principles of the World’s Craft Council, which is mainly to foster economic development of crafts through crafts related activities in all its regions. The Director General of National Council for Arts and Culture(NCAC) Otunba […]


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Lagos Airport Immigration Reunites Mentally Challenged Deportee, Adepoju Oluwatoyin Ruth With Family

      …As Deportee’s  Sister Commends NIS For Thoroughness,ingenuity The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS)  Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, Command has reunited another  mentally challenged deportee, Adepoju Oluwatoyin Ruth,  with her  family. The development js coming on the heels of a similar incident involving a Nigerian male deportee, Mr. Osagie Favour, who was […]


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Edo Begins Audit 0f Local Govt Councils, Probes N10B Debt Burden

    The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has disclosed that his government is probing an alleged N10 billion debt burden incurred by the immediate past local government administration in the state. The governor said his administration is committed to fixing the structural problems in the local councils to bring development closer to the […]


(Breaking) Facebook Joins Twitter Removes Buhari’s Controversial Civil War Post From Platform

    Barely hours after Twitter deleted President Muhammadu Buhari’s controversial Civil War tweet, Facebook, an online social networking website, has also has removed the post from its platform. According to Facebook, the post by Buhari violates its standards and capable of inciting violence. ” In line with our global policies, we have removed a […]


FG Suspends Twitter Operations In Nigeria

    The Federal Government through the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, today  suspended, indefinitely the operations of micro-blogging and social networking service, Twitter, in Nigeria. The suspension was made known in a statement titled, ‘FG Suspends Twitter’s Operations in Nigeria’ signed by  the  Special Assistant on Media, to the Minister,  Segun Adeyemi. […]


Supreme Court Verdict : Edo Holds Victory Rally For Obaseki

  …As Governor Reassures Of Sustained Development The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, today led Edo people, party faithful and other supporters to a victory parade across major streets and roads in Benin metropolis, to celebrate his victory at the Supreme Court. The Supreme Court’s five-man panel of Justices had on May 28, 2021 […]


NIS Increases Passport Production Capacity – Babandede

    …Produces Over 35,000 Passports Within Few. Days … About 22,840 Collected …Close To 23,903 Yet To Be Collected …28 Passports Damaged   The Comptroller  General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mr Muhammad Babandede, said that the service has increased its production capacity to beat the May 31 deadline set to clear backlog of passport […]


We Have Returned £4.2M Ibori Loot To Delta–Accountant General

  Accountant General of the Federation(AGF) Mr. Ahmed Idris, said the £4.2 million looted by the former Governor of Delta State, James Ibori, that the Federal Government recently repatriated from the United Kingdom, has been returned to the state government. The AGF made this known in Abuja today when he appeared before the House of […]