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The Governor of Lagos State, His Excellency, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said residents of the state have fully come out of the trauma sustained from the 2020 EndSARS protest. Sanwo-Olu made this assertion while speaking on various issues in the state on Channels Television show, Sunday Politics. Meanwhile, governor noted that the government is currently working […]

Two Catholic priests were stunned as they discovered a citizen in Owerri Correctional Centre, who has spent 14 years of his youthful years awaiting trial. The priests, Rev. Fr. Remigius Him and Rev. Fr. Professor Jude Onuoha, were in the Correctional Centre to celebrate their priestly silver jubilee with the inmates. Speaking on behalf of […]

The Nigerian Embassy in Mexico has announced to close for seven days due to a fresh outbreak of COVID-19 which has infected six staff members of the consulate. Mr Adejare Bello, the Nigerian ambassador ordered the closure of the embassy to commence today. The ambassador confirmed that the affected staff members are currently being given […]

A London museum, Horniman, has agreed to return Nigerian artefacts plundered in the 19th Century from the Benin Kingdom, adding that the ownership of 72 objects would be transferred to the Nigerian government. According to BBC, items to return to the country include a key to the king’s palace, 12 brass plaques, known as Benin […]

A businessman, Olasupo Adebisi, has filed a Fundamental Rights Suit against the Inspector-General of Police, Baba Usman, and five others, before Justice C. J. Aneke of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos State. Other respondents in the suit with no FHC/l/CS/778/21, are the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 9; Commissioner of Police, Lagos State; Iju-Ishaga […]

FOR many years ministries, departments and agencies, MDAs, were operating in silos with little or no impactful digital services observed. There were no common systems or platforms that enabled these government establishments relate with one another in a seamless way. There was also a lot of file carrying from one department of government to the […]

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have gunned down two robbery suspects allegedly terrorising residents of Apapa, Ajegunle, and their environs. Our correspondent gathered that on August 4, the hoodlums invaded a community and dispossessed some residents. A closed circuit television clip of the operation posted on Twitter by the Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin […]

FROM the look of things, President Muhammadu Buhari’s sudden ultimatum to the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, to resolve the strike of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, within two weeks, was a mere delay tactic. The president gave the ultimatum on Tuesday, July 19, 2022. It expired on Tuesday, August 2, 2022. During […]

The Commissioner, representing South East in the Police Service Commission (PSC),  Mr Onyemuche Nnamani, has called on the Federal Government to increase the number of Constables recruited into the Nigeria Police to 20,000 annually. Nnamani made the call while addressing newsmen on Monday in Abuja. He said the call to increase the annual recruitment of […]

Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki yesterday increased the minimum wage to N40,000. Hundreds of suffering pensioners in the state, in black attire, with placards bearing various inscriptions, yesterday protested at the Workers’ Day rally at Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin, disclosing that since their retirement in 2012, they were yet to be paid their gratuities. One […]