Constitution review: Omo-Agege tells kinsmen to lobby for state creation

Constitution review: Omo-Agege tells kinsmen to lobby for state creation

The Deputy President of the Senate and Chairman, Senate Committee on Constitution Review, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has called on Nigerians agitating for state creation to reach out to elected representatives and groups from other geopolitical zones in the country. In a statement on Wednesday by …..

Fulham vs Arsenal: Mesut Ozil speaks on playing EPL opener clash

Fulham vs Arsenal: Mesut Ozil speaks on playing EPL opener clash

Arsenal playmaker, Mesut Ozil, has disclosed that he is ‘fit and ready’ to feature for the Gunners when they take on Fulham in the Premier League opener on Saturday afternoon. Ozil also admitted that it is not in his hands to decide his inclusion in …..

Attack on Buhari: Atiku, PDP have been exposed – APC

Attack on Buhari: Atiku, PDP have been exposed – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned comments by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on the hike of electricity and petrol prices. APC argued that Atiku’s position exposed his hypocrisy on many issues relating to the progress of Nigeria. …..

Alleged fraud: EFCC arrests brothers, others in Ibadan

Alleged fraud: EFCC arrests brothers, others in Ibadan

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan zonal office, has arrested two pairs of brothers for suspected cyber crimes. They are Ayoola Timilehin, Olusola Timilehin; and Oladayo Fayemi, Tolulope Fayemi. Also nabbed were three others – Temitope Kumuyi, Babatunde Oyelakin and Olanrewaju Ibrahim. The …..

COVID-19: CBN defends policies, blasts NESG

COVID-19: CBN defends policies, blasts NESG

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has reacted to a statement by the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) which questioned its measures to stabilize the country’s financial system and reduce the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. CBN accused NESG of malicious intent, noting that …..

Enugu govt constitutes ad hoc committee on status of its properties

Enugu govt constitutes ad hoc committee on status of its properties

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Wednesday, approved the constitution of an ad hoc committee on the status of all properties belonging to the state government. In a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Simon Uchenna Ortuanya, the 9-man ad hoc …..

Wife of Anglican Bishop laments increase in rape cases in Nigeria

Wife of Anglican Bishop laments increase in rape cases in Nigeria

President of the Women’s guild and wife of the Archbishop, Province of the Niger, Anglican Communion, Mrs Martha Ibezim has lamented the increase in cases of rape in Nigeria. Mrs Ibezim spoke at the All Saints’ Church, Ukpo, Dunukofia local government area, Anambra State while …..

LG suspends gas station, gives conditions for operation in community

LG suspends gas station, gives conditions for operation in community

Oshodi-Isolo Local Government (LG) has ordered a gas station located at Oluyeye Dosumu community to stop its operation until it obtains all the necessary documents from the government and other concerned agencies. The suspension of the gas station’s operation was ordered based on the ‘save …..