NIWA SAR Team,Police, LASWA, Others Rescue 16 Passengers, One Dies,As Ikorodu Bound  17 Seater Boat  Capsizes

The National Inland Waterways Authority(NIWA),  Search and Rescue(SAR) Team, Marine Police , Lagos State Waterways Authority(LASWA) and Fishermen, today rescued 16 of the  17 passengers  that were on board a  boat named “TEMI 3 Global”that capsized  in Lagos. According to a statement signed by the Area Manager NIWA,Lagos,  Engr. Sarat Braimah for NIWA, explained that […]

Edo Government To Give Prof. Victor Uwaifo State Burial

      The Edo State Government has said it would organise a state burial for late music maestro, Sir Prof. Victor Uwaifo, who passed last month. A statement signed by the Chief of Staff to the Governor, Osaigbovo Iyoha, said the government is firming up arrangements with the family of the late music legend […]

Backlog Of Passports : Ag. CGI  Deploys Special Task Force To Ikoyi  Office  

      The Acting Comptroller General of Immigration, Nigeria Immigration Service (CGI), Isah Jere Idris has ordered a special Task Force to proceed to Ikoyi Passport Office to clear all existing backlog of applications. According to a statement signed by the Service Public Relations Officer , Assistant Comptroller of Immigration(ACI) Amos Okpu, the Acting […]

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Land Grabbing : Oba Of Benin Suspends Chief Arrested By EFCC

      The Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare11 has suspended a Palace Chief,Roland Ekhoe Ogbebor, the former Odionwere Omuada of the Benin Palace over allegations of land grabbing. The suspension according to the Palace said that it was to allow the Economic and Financial Crime Commission(EFFCC) […]

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Sanwo-Olu Signs Anti Open  Gazing Bill Into Law

  …Assents Bill To End ‘Cycle Of Gender-Based Violence …Appoints Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi Exec. Secretary   Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Monday, assented to the bill prohibiting Open Cattle Grazing and Trespass of Cattle on Land, signing the legislation into law . The signing of the bill into law according to an online statement signed […]

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NCAC Assures Chinese Community In Nigeria Of Consolidating,Sustaining China-Nigeria Bilateral Relations

      The Director General of the National Council of Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe  has assured the Chinese Community in Nigeria that  the Council would serve as a catalyst to consolidate and sustain the already existing diplomatic relations between the two countries. He gave the assurance while delivering a goodwill message […]

Amotekun Arrests 3 Herdsmen,180 Cows For Breaching Anti-Open Grazing Law

  The Ondo State Security Network Agency; Amotekun, have arrested three herdsmen and 180 cows for allegedly violating the anti-open grazing law of the state government, The Commander of the Corps in the state,Chief Adetunji Adeleye,  said the cows and the herders were arrested at the Oke Ala Area of Akure, the state capital. “We […]

House Committee Chairman Attributes Impunity Of Human Traffickers To Nigerian Law Enforcement, Weak Judicial Systems

    The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe has attributed the high level of impunity by human traffickers and forced labour offenders in Nigeria to Nigerian law enforcement agencies, and the weak Judicial system. An online statement signed by the Special Assistant ,Media and Publicity, Olamilekan Olusada, said that the […]

Nigeria Lifts Ban On Twitter In A ‘Few Days’ –Lai Muhammed

  Caption: Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information And Culture   The Federal government has said it will lift the ban on Twitter in a ‘few days This was made known by Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed today , while answering questions from State House Correspondents at the end of Wednesday’s cabinet […]

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BASL Honours Driver Who Returned Lost Bag Containing Millions Of Naira, Other Valuables At MMA2

  The management of Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), operators of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two, (MMA2), has rewarded, Mr. Eluu Emmanuel for returning a bag containing bundles of local, foreign currencies, jewelry and other valuables worth millions of Naira. The bag was left inside one of the passenger buses used for conveying travellers […]