Some sports enthusiasts in Gombe State have called on the state government to prioritise sports development as a tool to engage youths and combat drug abuse. They appealed while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on Tuesday. Usman Yakubu, said: “ The state government should shift attention to sports as a […]

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National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole has accused the media of the feud between him and Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State. Arising from a meeting between the duo at Oshiomhole’s Iyamoh residence in Estako West Local Government Area of the state which dragged late into the night of Monday, the APC chairman […]

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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has included Igbo and Hausa men in the final list of his 13 cabinet nominees transmitted to the State House of Assembly for approval on Tuesday. The statement, signed by the Deputy Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Gboyega Akosile, said the second list had names of accomplished politicians […]

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The Chief Registrar of the Lagos State Judiciary, Mrs Taiwo Olatokun, Wednesday denied a news report that she instructed Magistrates to deny bail to #RevolutionNow protesters. She said the report published on Sahara Reporters yesterday was untrue and could “mislead the public.” In a statement, the Chief Registrar noted that the six #RevolutionNow protesters arraigned […]

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has disclosed that only ₦300 million remained in the three accounts operated by the Lagos State Government which the court ordered the commission to freeze on Tuesday. Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court, in Ikoyi, Lagos, had on Tuesday ordered the freezing of the sum of […]

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The Lagos State House of Assembly ad-hoc on screening of commissioner and special adviser nominees on Thursday began its assignment, attending to eight nominees. The exercise, which continues Friday, according to the chairman of the committee, Hon. Rotimi Abiru is expected to end on Saturday. The eight nominees screened are Mr Toke Benson-Awoyinka, Princess Aderemi […]

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The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday commenced screening of the 25 nominees of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s for commissioners and special advisers. The screening is taking place at the Lateef Jakande Auditorium in the Assembly complex. The House had set up a committee at plenary on Monday chaired by the Chief Whip, Hon. Rotimi […]

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The Vice-President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has said Nigeria’s diversity ought to be seen as a blessing because “the true wealth of any nation is its human capital.” He said having discovered that diversity was a driver of economic growth and development, countries like the United States of America and Canada had opened their doors to […]

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The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday constituted a 16-man ad-hoc committee to screen Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s nominees for the state Exco. The Speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, who read the list of the members of the ad hoc committee, said it would be headed by Rotimi Abiru, a fourth-term lawmaker, representing Somolu Constituency II. Other […]

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Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu; his deputy, Dr Obafemi Hamzat and some top government officials paid a visit to members of Lagos State House of Assembly recently, at the Assembly Complex, Alausa, Ikeja see photos below;

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