The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has issolved the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force nationwide. Adamu made the announcement in a live broadcast on Sunday October 11, and confirmed the operatives will be redeployed to other police formations and commands. The announcement comes days after online and offline protests against the […]
An explosion has reportedly rocked the Benin- Sapele road. This is coming barely 3 months after a similar incident occurred on same road which led to the death of about 17 people. According to report, the incident occurred while the truck was manoeuvring potholes on the bad portion of the road at Ugbenu axis, in […]
Ndubueze Nelly James, the elder brother of Isioma Joy Ndubueze, who was shot in the mouth by her police boyfriend, on Thursday, October 8, has narrated what led to the unfortunate incident. Joy was rushed to the hospital, after she was shot at Salvation Bus Stop, Ikeja, Lagos State, by her boyfriend identified as officer […]
Inspector-general of police Muhammad Adamu , has banned operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), the Special Tactical Squad (STS) and Intelligence Response Team (IRT) from undertaking routine patrols as well as stop and search duties. This directive from the IGP was disclosed by Frank Mba, police spokesman in a statement on Sunday. The directive […]
Olamilaycon Alebeshe Aka Laycon has been crowned as the winner of the 2020 Big Brother Naija Reality show, with Dorathy as the first runner-up. Laycon polled over 60% of the votes followed by Dorathy with about 21%. As the winner of the show, he goes home with N30 million cash prize; a two-bedroom apartment courtesy […]
The Federal Government says state governments and school administrators should start making preparations for the full reopening of schools in the country. National Coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, during a briefing at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, said the task force recommends phased return of students to classrooms. Aliyu […]
The Federal Government has approved the reopening of orientation camps for the the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) nationwide. As part of it’s measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease, Orientation camps across the country had been shut in March. The National Coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, during […]
The PPPRA( Petroleum Product Pricing Regulatory Agency) has announced a rise in the price of petrol from 140:80 to 143:80. The agency in a circular dated July 1 to marketers said “After a review of the prevailing market fundamentals in the month of June and considering marketers’ realistic operating costs, as much as practicable, we […]
The Federal Government has announced the lifting up of the ban placed on interstate travels in the country . This was made known by the Chairman Presidential Task Force on Covid-19, BOSS MUSTAPHA during a briefing with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja on Monday . This new development will be effective from July 1st….
Newly Appointed World Civility Ambassador Psalm Ebube has been announced as the National Statesman For Youth to I Change Nations™. Global World Civility Leader – Dr. Clyde Rivers I Change Nations & Productive Business Civility Founder – Professor Vernet A. Joseph. Made the Announcement at 12:30AM WAT |4:30 PM PST| 7:30 PM EST His new […]
President Buhari has extended the lockdown in Lagos, Ogun and Abuja by 2 weeks. He announced this during his speech this evening. He said; The increase in the number of States with positive cases is alarming. The National Centre for Disease Control has informed me that, a large proportion of new infections are now occurring […]
The Magistrate Court in Ogba headed by Justice Afe Ajunwa has sentenced actress Funke Akindele AKA Jenifa and her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz, for defying the social distancing order of the Lagos state government. The court in its ruling ordered the couple to pay a fine of N100,000 each and also sentenced them […]
Popular actress Funke AKindele-Bello has been arrested by the Lagos state police command for violating the restriction order placed on the state by President Buhari in a bid to curtail the spread of Coronavirus. The actress and her hubby, JJC Skillz had a house party last night in their home in Amen estate, Lagos to […]
According to Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo- Olu, 11 more Coronavirus patients have been discharged form the Infectious Disease Hospital in Lagos. The governor verified this ,on his Instagram page this evening. The governor said the patients have all tested negative and were discharged today April 2nd. The cheering news comes two days after 9 […]
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has tested positive for Coronavirus. He announced this on Twitter this evening. He becomes the third Nigerian governor to test positive for the virus after Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state and Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state.
President Buhari has restricted movement in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun State as part of measures to curtail the spread of Coronavirus in Nigeria. He said this during a nationwide broadcast on Sunday. The curfew will begin from Monday March 30th by 11pm. ”Based on the advice of the Federal Ministry of Health and the NCDC, […]
The Coronavirus cases in Nigeria has risen to 97 as the NCDC has confirmed eight new cases. According to the data provided, two new cases were recorded in the FCT, four in Oyo, one in Kaduna state and one in Osun state.
Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The governor made the announcement in a statement he personally signed which was released to the media this evening. According to him, he took the test for the virus earlier in the week and would be going into isolation in compliance with recommendations of the […]
Singer, Davido’s fiancee and mother of his son, David Jnr, Chioma, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The singer announced this on his IG page this evening. He said their son however tested negative. ”Hey everyone ! I came back recently from America after cancelling tour. My fiancé Chioma also came back from London recently with […]
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC has confirmed two new cases of Coronavirus in Lagos state and Osun state. Both new cases are returning travellers to Nigeria in the last 7 days. As of today, Lagos has the highest number of COVID-19 cases. See list below