Gbenga Omokhunu and Nicholas Kalu, Abuja Policeman, man killed in Lagos Buhari promises‘extensive reform’ ‘Why protest may continue’ Protesters campaigning against the Police Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) excesses on Monday grounded Lagos, Abuja and some major cities across the country. The protest turned violent in Lagos where two people, including […]

Mr. Tokunbo Abiru, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the October 31 Lagos East senatorial election, on Tuesday took his campaign to Ikorodu riverine. He promised the people empowerment and poverty alleviation. Speaking at a rally at Ijede, he said he would focus on poverty alleviation, empowerment and welfare […]

Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has promised to focus more on rural transformation in his second term. He said his first tenure had delivered landmark projects that touched all sectors of the economy. Akeredolu, speaking at the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign in Ondo East Local Government, said he would […]

1,083 people have died of Coronavirus in Nigeria This is according to a tweet released by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control, (NCDC) on Monday night. The NCDC further revealed that the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria is now56,388 , with 44,337 patients discharged. This is following the […]

All the three leading candidates in next month’s governorship election have demanded an investigation of Thursday night’s fire at the Akure, Ondo State secretariat of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Five thousand one hundred and forty-one (5,141) voter cards were reckoned to have been burnt in the fire, the […]

The National Assembly on Friday postponed resumption of plenary sessions by two weeks. The Acting Clerk to the National Assembly, Arc. Olatunde Ojo, in a statement in Abuja, said lawmakers would now resume on Tuesday 29th September, 2020. It will be recalled that the Senate and the House of Representatives […]

Barring any last- minute change, the first local government election in five years in Kogi State will hold by December.   The chairman, Kogi State Independent Electoral Commision (KSIEC), Mamman Nda Eri, announced the poll holds on December 12, 2020 during a stakeholders’ meeting, in Lokoja.   He assured the […]

Ondo Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has urged his Kogi counterpart Yaya Bello, to continue his good work following the judgments of the Supreme Court, which affirmed his election in the November 16, 2019 governorship election. Akeredolu, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Segun Ajiboye, said the Supreme Court’s judgments […]