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Lagos Constitutes Physical Planning, Building Control Appeals Committee

Fadekemi Ajakaiye The Lagos State Government has approved the constitution of the Physical Planning and Building Control Appeals Committee as an effective feedback mechanism. This was...

UPDATE: Two dead, many injured as container falls in Lagos

Two people have been crushed to death and others sustained different degrees of injuries at Ikorodu area of Lagos state as a container fell on...

3 The Sun reporters win at NMN Awards

Three reporters with The Sun Newspaper, Ayo Alonge, Rita Okoye and Funsho Arogundade, have emerged Business Writer of the Year, Entertainment Writer of the...

Ebonyi governor to appoint 800 new aides

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has announced his plan to appoint 800 aides, in addition to the 4,000 appointments already made by his administration. Umahi...

National ID registration‘ll provide data for proper planning – Okowa

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta says national identity card registration would provide appropriate population data for effective national planning. The governor stated this on...

Crude theft: FG blocks IOCs’ drone surveillance investment

The Federal Government has rejected an investment proposal by some international oil companies (IOCs) to deploy drones for surveillance in a bid to end...

S’Africa Apologises To Nigeria Over Xenophobic Attacks

South African President,Cyril Ramaphosa, has formally apologised to the federal government over the recent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in his country. Ramaphosa’s apology was tendered...

Fayemi expends N4.5bn on school enrolment

Wole Balogun, Ado Ekiti Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, yesterday disclosed government has invested N4.5 billion to shore up school enrolment in the last 11...

Budget benchmark stays despite increasing oil prices

Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The Federal Government on Monday said it was not in a hurry to adjust its benchmark oil price for the 2020 budget...

Dissolution: OYSIEC members drag Makinde to court

Chairman and members of the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission (OYSIEC) have dragged the State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, to court over the dissolution...

My wife steals from me, threatens to kill me – Husband tells court

A Mapo Customary Court sitting in Ibadan, on Monday dissolved a 10-year marriage between Kamardeen Babatunde and his wife, Iyabo, over threat to life...

Five killed, seven injured in Lagos crashes

No fewer than five persons were yesterday confirmed dead and seven others injured in three accidents in Lagos, The Nation has learnt. The accidents occurred...

Telecoms operators rectify 6.7m of 9.2m irregular mobile lines

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has disclosed that 6.75 million of the 9.2 million SIM cards with improper registration have been rectified with some...

Iwuanyanwu to Imo elites: Ihedioha needs your support, the damage was enormous  

Elder statesman and member of the Board of Trustees (BOT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu has called on political leaders...

2 die as commercial bus plunges into Osun River

The Osun State Police Command has confirmed that two persons lost their lives when a commercial bus plunged into the Osun River yesterday. The Police...

Former Delta Commissioner Ogeah plans massive wedding for daughter

When he held sway as commissioner for Information in Delta State under former Governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, Barrister Chike Ogeah handled his job with due...

APC suspends Rivers Congress

The Rivers chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended the planned Ward, Local Government and State congresses in the state due to...

Iran’s supreme leader says no negotiations ‘on any level’ with U.S.

Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said on Tuesday that “no negotiation on any level will happen between officials of the Islamic Republic and...

Science ministry, NIMC to develop tech-driven ID management architecture

The Minister of State for Science and Technology, Barrister Mohammed Abdullahi has said that the Ministry will collaborate with the National Identity Management Commission...

Tribunal verdict did not reflect my applications – Akinlade

Tunji Bosun, Abeokuta  The Allied Peoples’ Movement governorship candidate in Ogun State, Adekunle Akinlade, has broken his silence over his loss at the state...

Hawthorn Suites Begs Nigerians To Assist IDP’s

The management and staff of Hawthaorn Suites has urged well-meaning Nigerians to reach out to the Internally Displaced Person’s (IDPs)  while donating some items...

Kunle Rasheed Adegoke @ 50: Memoir of a quintessential legal icon.

The astronomic rise of Kunle Rasheed Adegoke, with the moniker KRAD, can be likened to that of proverbial ram that moves back in a...

CESEL to harness $1bn for solar power investment in Nigeria

Community Energy and Social Enterprise Limited (CESEL) has unveiled plans to harness $1 billion investment for DPOWER, its Diaspora focused solar power initiative in...

MAN commends Buhari on Economic Advisory Council’s formation

…calls for review of current govt economic policies Samuel Awoyinfa The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the formation of an Economic...

RMAFC asks governors for new revenue sharing plan

THE Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) have requested governors to submit a proposal as the agency begins a review of the revenue...

Akpabio, APC didn’t prepare for polls, tribunal – PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) lost the elections and its petitions because of lack of adequate preparation in Akwa Ibom, the Peoples Democratic Party...

Where are Sowore, Ohimai, Dadiyata?

SIR: Democracy is freedom; freedom to exist and to exercise the full catalogue of natural rights. The quality of democracy in an ordered system...

AAC collation agent to tribunal: Wike won Rivers 2019 polls

The state collation agent of the African Action Congress (AAC) for the 2019 Rivers State governorship election, Mr. Nenye Kocha, has told the state’s...