Sunday, September 26, 2021

Kwara: Three persons in NSCDC net for alleged money rituals

Stephen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara state Command, have arrested a 25-year-old man, lsmail Saliu, for...

UNIPORT Alumni President Adokeme laid to rest

... He offered a stable leadership and required balance... Ag. President By Our Correspondent With encomium from local and international dignitaries including the Bayelsa State Governor,...

Allow market forces to determine naira value, not politics, ex lawmaker urges FG

Stephen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin Former Chairman, Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Dr. Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim, has urged the federal government...

Your call for Emefiele’s resignation mischievous – CSOs chide PDP

The Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has knocked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following its call for the resignation of the Governor of...

Technology

I Got Married At 20, Divorced Two Years Later – Don Jazzy

Award-winning music producer, Don Jazzy has revealed that he got married 18 years ago to Michelle Jackson,...
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2019: Obtain your PVCs now, Gov Ahmed tells residents

By Steve Oni Ilorin Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has charged Kwarans to troop out en-masse to...

Assembly Backs Almakura On Delayed Council Polls

By Abubakar LAWAL, Lafia Indications emerged that Nasarawa State Government would not conduct elections into local government Councils due to downturn in the state’s finances. Chairman...

Para-Athletes, Coach commend Sports Minister over palliatives

A National Para-Powerlifting Team Coach, Feyisetan Are and some other para-athletes on Monday commended the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, over...

FG, States, LGAs share N640.3bn for January

The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) has shared N640.310 billion to the three tiers of government for January. Mr...

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Your call for Emefiele’s resignation mischievous – CSOs chide PDP

The Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has knocked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following its call for the resignation of the Governor...

CSOs Knock PDP For Demanding Emefiele’s Resignation

Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has lampooned the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), over its recent call for the resignation of the...

N569.7m Claim: Appeal Court rules in favour of Kwara Revenue Agency

Stephen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin The Court of Appeal, Ilorin division, has struck out a case instituted against the Kwara State Internal Revenue Service (KW-IRS) by...

Police commissioner in Anambra urges collective action to check Farmers/Herdsmen crisis

Mr Tony Olofu, Commissioner of Police in Anambra, says he will adopt an all-inclusive policing approach to check herders/farmers crises. Olofu said this when he...

Police launch full scale investigation to unravel attack on checkpoint

The Nigeria Police   Command in Enugu State, on Wednesday, said it has launched a full scale investigation to unravel the attack on a police...

Music

Nigeria must defeat extreme poverty and violence-Dogara

By Aaron Ossai Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara,  has said that the House, is committed to providing...

NDIC Trains EFCC/ICPC Operatives

By Joseph Inokotong The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has concluded a capacity building programme for Operatives of the Economic...

Fire destroys economic crops in C/River communities

Fire incident has destroyed economic crops worth millions of Naira in Cross River communities of Agba, Bansan, and Obubra...

Katsina To Investigate Missing N445m

By James OLOYE, Katsina Katsina State Government has said it would investigate the disappearance of more than N445 million from...

Nigeria records 1 death, 225 new cases of COVID-19

Nigeria recorded one death and 225 fresh Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed...

Culture

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Why I Joined Politics – Ekweremadu

By Aaron Ossai The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweramadu, has said that he joined politics to address the problem of marginalisation at...

Accord party adopts gender equality in Lagos LG poll

Accord Party on Friday said it would adopt a 50/50 gender equality policy in the July 24 Local Government poll in Lagos...

University Don urges embracement of afforestation

By Steve Oni, Ilorin The three tiers of government in Nigeria as well as Nigerian people have been enjoined to embrace afforestation, while doing away...
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Kwara Governor Says His Administration Will Embrace School Feeding Programme

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday said the state would join the national school feeding programme after properly studying it. AbdulRazaq...

Coronavirus: Reps shut out NASS visitors, want worship places closed

The House of Representatives says it has resolved to stop taking visitors in the National Assembly Complex until the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is curbed. The...

Katagum Emir In Bauchi Kabir Umar Passes Away

By  Sule  Aliyu, Bauchi Thousands of people including top government functionaries across the country on Sunday afternoon attended the funeral prayer of late Emir of Katagum, Alhaji...

FRSC boss insists on compulsory use of speed limit device

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has said that all stakeholders must ensure compulsory installation of speed...

Nigeria has come to stay — Obaseki

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Monday expressed faith in the unity of the country dispelling insinuations in some quarters that the country...

Court remands man for allegedly defiling his 12-year-old daughter

Lagos, July 23,2020(NAN) An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday ordered that a 42- year-old man, John Jester, who allegedly defiled his 12-year-old daughter...

Lifestyle Magazine

2 docked over alleged theft of goods worth N60m

Two employees – Taofeek Afolabi, 25, and Lamir Yinusa, 37 – on Tuesday in Lagos appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, charged with stealing a container of goods...

Indian military seeks to strengthen ties with Nigerian Army

A delegation Indian Scoping has expressed the readiness of the Indian Armed Forces to strengthen defence ties with the Nigerian Army in furtherance of...

Nestlé Nigeria reports N141bn revenue, N22bn profit after tax in first half of 2020

Nestlé Nigeria Plc on Thursday announced its financial results for the half year ended June 30, 2020, recording a revenue of N 141.0...

Death: Akeredolu condoles with Usman’s family

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has condoled with the family of retired Col. Ahmed Usman, former Military Administrator of Ondo and...

UK set to undershoot towering COVID-19 borrowing forecast

Britain’s record-breaking borrowing to pay for the coronavirus crisis is likely to be a little lower than forecast. This...

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Black Panther star, Boseman, dies at 43

Hollywood actor, Chadwick Boseman, who played King T’Challa in the 2018 American superhero movie, “Black Panther,” is dead, aged 43. He died in Los Angeles,...

Bayelsa Assembly suspends clerk

The Bayelsa State House of Assembly has suspended the Clerk of the House, Owudugo Kozigene, for three months over allegations of gross...

Gov Fayose Sinks Deeper

By Our Correspondent Embattled Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, may be sinking into deepr trouble with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) following revelations...

France locks down as global virus panic spreads

France moved into a near-total lockdown Tuesday over the coronavirus, the latest country to impose draconian restrictions affecting the lives of hundreds of millions...

Shell builds huge gas plant in Aba

Shell Nigeria Gas Limited (SNG), said it has commenced the construction of a huge gas plant in the commercial city of Aba, in Abia,...

Court remands 2 friends for alleged carjacking with toy gun

A Kaduna Chief Magistrate Court on Tuesday, ordered that two friends who allegedly used a toy gun and stole a car from a  man,...
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Music

COVID-19: Kwara sets up committee on palliatives

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Traditional rulers, religious leaders and community-based organisations at various ward levels are to oversee the distribution of Kwara State...

Kwara Trade Fair: 100 Foreign/Local Investors Expected

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Foreign investors from Brazil, Germany, Netherlands and the Peoples Republic of China have indicated their interests to participate in the Kwara...

FRSC warns Jos heavy duty trucks drivers against wrong parking

The Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC), Plateau Sector Command, has warned drivers of heavy duty vehicles against improper parking on the highways in Jos...

Lockdown: Court sentences violators to one month community service in Kwara

By Steve Oni, Ilorin A Kwara state magistrate court, presided over by Chief Magistrate Bio Saliu, has sentenced three violators of lockdown order of...

Sport News

FRSC appoints Kibo as Lagos/Ogun Zonal Commander

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has appointed Mr Peter Kibo, as its Zonal Commander for Zone RS2, comprising Lagos and Ogun state commands. FRSC...

Man jailed 3 years for cheating businessman

A Customary Court in Kafanchan, Kaduna State, on Friday sentenced a man, Michael Kadima to three years imprisonment for cheating a businessman.

Beautiful waterfalls that will take your breath away

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...
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AfDB: Adesina’s re-election well deserved — PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated the President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, for his re-election to serve a second...

Universities Blamed For Africa’s Underdevelopment

By Steve Oni, Ilorin The Vice -Chancellor of the Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, Professor AbdulRasheed Na’ Allah has criticised  African universities for their inability to bring about...

Zaha urges social media platforms to remove racist users

Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha has called on social media platforms to identify and remove users who resort to racist abuse. His comments have come after...

Gov Ahmed Assures Kwarans On Completion Of All Projects

By Steve Oni, Ilorin The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has assured Kwarans that his government will complete all ongoing projects in the...

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FRSC boss insists on compulsory use of speed limit device

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has said that all stakeholders must ensure compulsory installation of speed...

Frank and Deji, A Toxic Mix of Ignorance Marinated in Greed

By Kolawole Anthony Itinerant rabble-rouser, Timi Frank was once to find himself a better qualifier other than the “Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of...

LG redefines cooking experience with innovative gas cookers

General Manager, Home appliances division at LG Electronics West Africa, Mr. Jiung Park, has said that the company’s focus has been on creating an...

Cancer: 8 Million People Risk Death This Year – Expert

By Lola SERIKI- IDAHOSA, Kaduna As the world marks cancer globally, a medical expert has warned that except certain measures are put in place and...