Nigeria’s economy records fifth consecutive decline in 2021 as inflation rate slows to 17.01% in August.

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Lagos, Rivers bid to collect VAT suffers set back as Appeal court orders parties to maintain status quo.

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Secondus gets ‘The Oshiomole’ treatment as Rivers PDP ward suspends him.

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•Fela’s Afrika Shrine Agog as Governor Hosts Global Citizen Live Concert Free access to Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines is one of the strategies designed by the United Nations (UN) to kickstart global recovery, especially in cities that are signatories to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) framework. How is Lagos State, the most populous mega city in …

The Lagos State Government is set to commence the third face of Maternal and Infant Child Health (MICH), a program which will require about N70bn annually to take care of the over 300,000 pregnant Indigent women in need of nutritional assistance in the state. Disclosing this is the Special Adviser to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on …

Not less than Ten soldiers have been reportedly killed in an ambush laid by suspected Boko Haram insurgents, according to TheCable. The report said the soldiers were reportedly moving in a convoy from Monguno to Maiduguri, Borno state capital, on Thursday, when the insurgents attacked. Stories from Sources claim that the soldiers were from one …

After months of speculation, former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The former minister was on Thursday, presented to President Muhammadu Buhari by Mai Mala Buni, chairman, caretaker committee of the APC and governor of Yobe state, at the presidential villa, Abuja. Fani-Kayode said he was led by …

As the battle over who collects VAT rages on, the court of appeal in Abuja has reserved ruling in an application filed by the Lagos state government to join in an appeal filed by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) against the Rivers state government. It would be recalled that a federal high court in …

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has described late Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye as a dogged-fighter, democrat and a very articulate gentleman par excellence. Speaking through the Deputy Governor, Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat, at a Memorable Evening of Worship and Tribute in celebration of the life of the late Senator, held at the Haven, GRA …

Following the expiration of tenure of Olanrewaju Fagbohun on the 11th of January 2021, the Lagos state government has appointed Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello as the ninth substantive vice-chancellor (VC) of the Lagos State University (LASU). It would be recalled that the Lagos governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, had in January cancelled a previous appointment procedure, following petitions from different quarters. Subsequently, …

The war against insurgency suffered some set back as a military air strike has hit Buhari village in Yunusari LGA of Yobe state killing nine civilians The jet was said to have been targeting the Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP) terrorist group, but accidentally hit the village on Wednesday. In a report monitored …

As the race for the 2023 general election hots up the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has said former President Goodluck Jonathan will be allowed to contest for presidency in 2023 if he joins the party. This statement was made by John Akpanudoedehe, national secretary of the APC caretaker committee, said this in a chat …

If going by the words of Lai Mohammed, the minister of information and culture, Nigerians may soon have access to twitter again as the federal government says it is “very close” to resolving the issues that led to the ban of microblogging company in the country. The government had, on June 4, announced the indefinite suspension …