Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Diaspora Group Calls For Sack of INEC Chairman, Commissioner Over $4M bribe

Accuses Gov Obiano of Complicity.. Petitions US, UK Embassies For VISA Ban... The Diaspora Commitee On Good Governance and Electoral Reforms In Africa(CGGERA) has chided Gov...

UNILORIN set to construct hydro power plant, says VC

The University of Ilorin has concluded plan to construct a hydro power plant to be propelled by the river feeding the university's small earth...

Ember months: FRSC Suleja takes campaign to motor park

A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Monday, ordered Ogun State Assembly and the Nigeria Police to appear before it, the News Agency of...

Auto crash claims 11 lives in Kwara

The federal road safety corps (FRSC) have confirmed that 11 persons lost their lives in a Road Traffic Crash (RTC) on Sunday. The Kwara Sector...

Technology

NDLEA arrests man with 97 wraps of cocaine at Lagos airport

 The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted a suspected drug trafficker, Chigbogu Obiora, at the...
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We’re All Winners, New Suleja LG Chairman Tells Colleagues

Local government election in Niger state has come and gone. What remains now is the hard task of re-positioning the local councils for accelerated...

Why We Were Unable To Rescue Chibok Girls – Jonathan

By Our Correspondent Former President Goodluck Jonathan has explained that his then government was committed to the release of the abducted Chibok girls, but said...

Kebbi govt expends N673m on Birnin Kebbi water project to increase supply, says Commissioner

The Kebbi state Government has completed the rehabilitation of the Bi-Water Scheme at the cost of N673 million as part of efforts...

Breaking: Buhari Arrives Ondo, To Commission Key Projects In Ore

President Muhammadu Buhari has just arrived Akure, the Ondo State capital. The president’s airforce 1 jet landed at the Akure airport at about 11.18am. The Governor...

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Kwara police rescue kidnapped twin children of traditional ruler, 3 domestic staff

The Police Command in Kwara has rescued the kidnapped twin girls and three domestic staff of Oba Samuel Adelodun, the Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle,...

NAF denies paying bandits for captured anti-aircraft gun

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has denied a news report circulating on some media platforms alleging that it paid N20 million to...

Police arrest, detain own personnel over alleged extortion in Kogi

Police have arrested and detained four of its personnel in Kogi over alleged extortion of N25,000 from a traveller and physical assault on...

Protecting, harnessing future of Girl-Child in Nigeria

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), adolescence is a critical period that can determine the trajectory of girls’ lives. It is a stage at...

Zamfara gets 4 additional ministries, commissioners

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has approved the establishment of four additional ministries and assigned portfolio to newly appointed commissioners in the state. This...

Music

Energy conference ‘ll enrich national discourse on sustainable electrification- NEF

The 2020 Nigeria Energy Forum (NEF- 2020) Virtual Mini-conference will strengthen and enrich national discourse on sustainable electrification and...

Ember months: FRSC Suleja takes campaign to motor park

A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Monday, ordered Ogun State Assembly and the Nigeria Police to appear before...

FG provides motorcycles to boost agric extension services in Bauchi

By Sule Aliyu,    Bauchi The Federal Ministry of Agriculture has provided motorcycles to agric extension workers in Bauchi State to...

Key strengths of Liverpool’s title winners

Liverpool were crowned champions of England for the first time in 30 years on Thursday with seven matches remaining,...

‘Tenet’ tops $300 million globally, but domestic box office is in crisis mode

Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet” willed itself past the $300 million mark globally this weekend even as the overall domestic box...

Culture

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The untold story of the Taraba killings

the untold story of the Taraba killings the untold story of the Taraba killings from Ademola Dammy on Vimeo.

Trump Jr.’s girlfriend tests positive for coronavirus

One of President Donald Trump’s top campaign fundraisers – and the girlfriend of his son Donald Trump Jr. – tested positive for coronavirus on...

Rots in Radio Kwara a statewide phenomenon, says Gov AbdulRazaq

By Steve Oni, Ilorin Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday lamented the condition of Radio Kwara, pledging to make fixing the problem a priority...
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Reggae legend Wyclef Jean accepts Kizz Daniel’s #fuckyouchallenge

US reggae legend Wyclef Jean, who has worked with great talents like Beyonce and his fellow member of the defunct fugees group, Lauryn Hills,...

Indian hemp farmer, manager, others bag 75 years imprisonment each

The Federal High Court, Benin, on Thursday sentenced an Indian hemp farmer and dealer, Mike Omoarukhe, to 75 years imprisonment, the NDLEA stated...

Suspected motorcycle thief in NSCDC net in Kwara

By Steve Oni, Ilorin A middle aged man, Saliu Raofeek, declared wanted by the Kwara State Command of the...

APC state assembly candidates in Ebonyi vow to challenge March 9 election results

House of Assembly candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi have vowed to challenge the outcome of the March 9 governorship...

Kwara: Association suspends President for alleged fraud

Stephen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin The Association of Kwara state Indigenous Contractors and Suppliers in the All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended its President, Alhaji Mashood...

We Didn’t Leave APC For Selfish Reasons- Kwara Governor

By Steve Oni-Ilorin The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has further explained that his defection from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, is a...

Lifestyle Magazine

RIO Olympics: Is Nigeria On A Wild Goose Chase?

It is yet another Olympics year and participating countries from across the globe will converge in RIO De Jeinairo, Brazil to compete for honours in the various Olympics sports events. For Nigeria, the nation is once again set to fly...

Gov. Lalong charges women to pray for Nigeria and for kidnap victims

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau on Friday in Jos tasked the Catholic Women Organisation (CWO) of Nigeria to prayer for Nigerian leaders...

Senator calls for action to tackle Almajiri syndrome

Sen. Ade Fadahunsi(PDP-Osun) has called for action on research to tackle the Amajiri syndrome in the country. He made the call when members of...

Fertility control, key to increasing per capita income – AAFP

Dr Ejike Oji, the Chairman, Technical Management Committee, Association for the Advancement of Family Planning (AAFP),says fertility...

Buhari mourns ex-governor of Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined government and people of Kaduna State in mourning a former civilian governor of the state, Alhaji Balarabe Musa. The president,...

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Two Cattle Rustlers To Die By Hanging

By Our Reporter The Kogi High Court sitting in Okene has sentenced two trans-border cattle rustlers – Muhammed Lawal Jauro and Yusuf Sanni – to...

Balogun-Fulani Led Executives Is Authentic Kwara APC Exco, Court Rules

By Steve Oni, Ilorin A Kwara state High Court, sitting in Ilorin, on Wednesday recognised the executive committee of the Ishola Balogun-Fulani faction of the...

Islamic Group empowers 300 Muslims

By Steve Oni, Ilorin No fewer than 300 people in Osun state have benefitted from the welfare support programme...

Ekiti extends lockdown by two weeks

Ekiti State Government has extended the initial 14 Day Lockdown in the State, by another 14 Days. In a Statement signed by the Secretary to the...

Final U.S. presidential debate: Biden promises citizenship for 11m undocumented immigrants

Former U.S. Vice President, Joe Biden, has promised a pathway to citizenship for no fewer than 11 million undocumented immigrants if elected president on...

Viral video: I’m not behind distribution of rice — Tinubu

National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, has denied distributing bags of rice in some states in...
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COVID-19: NCDC records 806 new infections, 11 additional deaths

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 806 new infections of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The...

Secret Move To Relocate Police PR College From Ilorin Uncovered

Steve Onii, Ilorin Plans to relocate Nigeria Police Public Relations college from Ilorin, the Kwara state capital, to Keffi has been uncovered An underground plan...

Bauchi agency seizes 3,290 bags of charcol

The Bauchi State Environmental Protection Agency (BASEPA), says it has confiscated and auctioned 3,290 bags of charcol between Jan. and Sept. 2021. Mr Ibrahim Kabir,...

First case of coronavirus confirmed in Jordan, Rome, Andorra

The first case of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has been confirmed on Monday in Jordan, Rome, and Andorra, media reported. READ ALSO: “Swedish palace postpones official dinner...

Sport News

Recall: Court Halts Melaye’s Bid To Stop INEC

  By Aaron Ossai A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed the suit filed by Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial District challenging...

FG’s Special Works programme to uplift 13000 indigent persons in Ebonyi – Committee

The Federal Government’s Special Public Works Programme in Ebonyi says it will empower 13,000 indigent persons chosen from the 13 Local Government Areas (LGAs),...

KWARMA will deliver on its mandate, says Chairman

By Steve Oni, Ilorin The newly appointed Board Chairman for the Kwara State Road Maintenance Agency (KWARMA), Hon. Bolakale Oloje, has sought an effective collaborative...
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Human Trafficking: Police Handover 20 Infants,13 Others To NAPTIP

By Chris RICHARDS, Abuja No fewer than 20 infants and 13 others have been handed over to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking...

Newly inaugurated Tin-Can-port jetty to take 2m commuters off Lagos gridlock daily – FG

The Minister of State for Health, Sen. Olorunimbe Mamora, has said that the inauguration of a jetty at the Tin Can Island Port...

Kaduna LG polls: PDP wins Jaba LG

Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission has declared Mr Phillip Gwada (PDP) as winner of Saturday’s chairmanship election in Jaba Local Government Area of the...

Here are 7 life lessons for every PUBG player

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...

TV

NSCDC rescues man, 60, from attack over alleged sexual assault of minors

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Oyo State Command, says it has rescued a 60-year-old-man from mob attack for allegedly...

World AIDS DAY: 1.6m Nigerians die of AIDS — UNAIDS

Dr Erasmus Morah, the Country Representative, Joint UN Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS), says no fewer than 1.6 million Nigerians died...

Ember months: NGO takes road safety enlightenment to transport coys, religious houses

  The Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE), an international NGO, is to take its Ember months public enlightenment programme to transportation companies and religious...

Monkey Pox: We’ve Taken Precautionary Measures- Kwara Govt

By Steve Oni, Ilorin The Kwara state government has put in place measures to ensure that monkey pox disease does not spread to the state. The government...