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…Residents hail Governor on the progress of 10-storey New Massey Hospital, Adeniji Adele Road projects An exercise for an extensive inspection of the ongoing infrastructural upgrade in Lagos Island, on Wednesday, turned to a homecoming event for Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, as a tumultuous crowd of residents trooped out to welcome the Governor back to his …

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SECURITY THREATS: SANWO-OLU DIRECTS SECURITY AGENCIES TO RAISE VIGILANCE LEVEL, ALLAYS LAGOSIANS’ FEAR by Gboyega Akosile. Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday, received firsthand briefings on the level of alert from the commanders of all security formations in the State. This is coming against the background of the reported security threats to the city …

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The Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwolu and his cabinet members are on a two-day working visit at the Lekki Deep Seaport in Lagos Free Zone (LFZ) which is set to commence operations first quarter 2023. The construction of the port is being constructed by China Habour Engineering firm, occupying 90 hectares in the entire 830 …

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A former. House of Reps speaker, Hon Oladimeji Bankole, is set to join the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Hon Bankole was the candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) during the 2019 governorship election in Ogun. The news of his defection was made public in a statement on Friday by Mamman Mohammed, spokesman of …

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#EndSARS protesters in Abuja on Friday continued their protests across the city, demanding justice for all victims of police brutality and killings. While they continue to press for their demands to be met, the protest took another twist as Muslim youths observed their Jumat prayers on the road.This comes 24 hours after the Federal Capital …

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After the long wait, Ibrahim Musa Gusau has been elected as the new president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Ibrahim Gusau was voted into the position at the federation’s committee election held in Benin on Friday. More details to follow…

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There seems to be no end in sight to the crisis rocking the major opposition party in Ogun state , the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a federal high court in Abeokuta has nullified the parallel governorship primaries conducted by the Party in Ogun state. It would be recalled that two factions of the PDP …

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Following his arrest last May in the United States , a district court has sentenced Abidemi Rufai, suspended aide of Dapo Abiodun, governor of Ogun, to five years in prison for fraud. It would be recalled that Rufai was arrested at New York’s JFK Airport on his way to Nigeria in May 2021. In May …

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The new metro line hinged a step closer to reality following the delivery of the modern coaches from Milwaukee US according to Lagos state government. Commenting on the delivery on Tuesday, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor of Lagos, said the line project would change the face of transportation in the state. “I am excited to announce that …

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A Bayelsa born John Lyon, an alleged kidnapper who operates in Bayelsa state, has been apprehended by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Bayelsa born Lyon was said to have been arrested on Saturday in the federal capital territory (FCT) by officers of the Bayelsa police command. In a viral video been populated online, the alleged …

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Femi Fani-Kayode, former minister of aviation, has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to stop criticising the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the exclusion of Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo from the presidential campaign council. On Saturday, Daniel Bwala, spokesperson of the Atiku Abubakar presidential campaign, hailed Osinbajo and Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the …

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Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has been named as the interim chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF). The announcement was made on Thursday at the meeting of the national economic council (NEC), which held at the Aso Rock villa in Abuja. The former speaker takes over from Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti, who has …

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As political parties set to launch electioneering campaigns. Rivers governor, Nyesom Wike, and his supporters have vowed not to participate in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign until Iyorchia Ayu, the party’s national chairman, resigns. The resolution was reached followed a meeting that was held in the early hours of Wednesday. Reading out the …

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Retired Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the former Chief of Army Staff (COAS), says the All Progressives Congress (APC) is the party to beat in the 2023 general election, as it has all its takes to win. Buratai said this at the Progressives Young Leaders Summit of the APC in Abuja on Monday. He advised Nigerian youths …

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Following the arrest of the publisher of Desert Herald Tukur Mamu, by the Department of State Services (DSS) , the secret police has accused the Kaduna train attack negotiator, of aiding and abetting acts of terrorism. According to the security agency , the publisher of Desert Herald is involved in the funding of international and …

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