BREAKING NEWS: Yoruba Leaders Rally Support For Igboho, As Lawyers Battle To Stop Extradition

    Yoruba leaders, including monarchs, have rallied support for Yoruba rights activists, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, who has been arrested in Benin Republic. Some of the leaders, who spoke to our correspondent on the telephone on Tuesday morning, said meetings are holding on the matter. The source also told our correspondent […]

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Marwa Appoints  Sarat Braimah, NIWA Lagos Boss NDLEA Ambassador

  The Lagos Area Manager of National Inland Waterways Authority ( NIWA),Engr . Sarat Lara Braimah, has been appointed as Ambassador of war against Drug Abuse, by  Chairman, National Drug Law  Enforcement Agency (NDLEA),Brigadier General, Buba Marwa(rtd ), At very brief ceremony, held at NIWA Lagos office at CMS Marina, Friday, the NDLEA boss stated […]

JIFORM Names Canada Venue For 3rd Global Migration Summit, Invites Participants 

    The Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) has named Niagara Falls in  Canada as the venue for its third global migration summit fixed  for November 29 to December 6, 2021. This is just as the body also invited interested participants to be part of the world  class event . The invitation is contained in a […]

Edo To Upgrade School Of Nursing, Midwifery To College Of Nursing Sciences

    The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration will establish a college of nursing sciences in the state, as part of the government’s plan to reposition the state into Nigeria’s medical hub. Obaseki stated this when he received the Secretary-General/Registrar, Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria, Dr. Faruk Abubakar, who […]

Sunday Igboho Suspends Saturday’s Lagos Yoruba Nation Rally

      Yoruba Rights Activist, Sunday Adeyemo ( aka Sunday Igboho) has suspended the Yoruba Nation rally which was scheduled to hold in Lagos on Saturday. Recall that Igboho agitator had held rallies in different parts of South-West with that of Lagos scheduled for Saturday. However, Igboho who spoke to BBC News Pidgin, stated […]

Edo State  Targets Top Spot In Africa’s Tech Market

      The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has restated his government’s plan to place the state on the top spot of emerging technology markets in Africa. The governor said this when he received the British Deputy High Commissioner, Ben Llewellyn-Jones, who was on a courtesy visit at the Government House, Benin City. […]

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Obaseki Expands EdoBEST Programme To Capture Secondary Schools, Tertiary Institutions

        The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Monday, expanded the Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (EdoBEST) programme to capture secondary schools and tertiary institutions in the state. Obaseki, at the inauguration of EdoBEST 2.0, at the Government House, in Benin City, said the expansion became necessary to ensure that secondary […]

Safety Initiative Chairman,ACHAN, Total Nigeria To Speak At 25th LAAC Conference In Lagos

    Chairman, Governing Council, Nigeria Aviation Safety Initiative (NASI), Capt. Dung Pam, Chairman, Association of Aviation Ground Handlers (ACHAN) , Mr Olaniyi Adigun and General Manager, Total Nigeria Plc, Mr. Rabiu Abdulmutalib  are to present papers at the forthcoming 25th edition of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) Conference slated for July […]

Obaseki Unveils Plans For Benin City Cultural District, EMOWAA Pavilion

      The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has unveiled plans for the Benin City Cultural District, which will house the Edo Museum of West African Arts (EMOWAA). Obaseki disclosed this at the 2021 National Commission for Museums and Monuments (NCMM) Retreat for management staff and curators held in Benin City, the Edo […]

Lagos Airport NIS Prevents 20 Nigerians From Travelling Over Inability To Provide Valid Documents

  …Receives Another Mentally-Challenged Female Nigerian From Egypt,   The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Murtala Muhammed Airport Airport,Lagos Command has prevented close to 20 Nigerians from travelling out of the country through the airport in the past one week This is just as the Command received another mentally-challenged female Nigerian, Motunde Oluwatobi Victoria, 29 years […]