Author: Michael George

Three years after, the Agege Pen cinema flyover in Agege Council area of Lagos has finally been opened for public use. The project started in 2017 under the immediate past administration. At the colourful inauguration of the one point four Kilometre dual carriageway Flyover, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said it would boost socio-economic activities and increase […]

A medical doctor, Ngong Cyprian, has become the first person to receive the AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria. The commencement of the vaccination was flagged off by the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, on behalf of President Muhammadu Buhari. Dr Cyprian has […]

The General Manager, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency, Dr. Dolapo Fasawe has expressed the readiness of the State Government to partner with the US Mission on improving the environmental conditions of the State and promote sustainable living among residents. Speaking at a meeting with the Consular-General of the US Embassy, Claire Pierangelo, held at the […]

Nineteen members of the Ogun State House of Assembly, have impeached the Deputy Speaker, Mr Dare Kadiri, for alleged gross misconduct. They impeached Mr Kadiri during a plenary held in the Assembly Complex, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta. Mr Kadiri’s impeachment was pronounced by Speaker of the Assembly,Mr Olakunle Oluomon, after the ad-hoc Committee he constituted to investigate […]

The Lagos State Government has signed a joint venture agreement with a motoring company for the establishment of a motor assembly plant in the State. One thousand vehicles for the Lagos Taxi Scheme, known as “Lagos Ride” were also commissioned during the ceremony at the Lagos House Marina. In his remarks, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu noted […]

The completion of the forensic audit of projects undertaken by the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, will undoubtedly birth the emergence of a new board that will place the Agency on a clear, positive direction that will benefit the victimised region. Former Vice President of the Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, Mr Onyekachi Ubani made this […]

At least ten people, including the two pilots, died when a plane crashed at an airstrip in South Sudan’s Jonglei state, the region’s governor and the airline said. The airline said all aboard the commercial plane died late afternoon Tuesday when it took off from the airstrip at Pieri on a return flight to Juba. […]

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC has threatened to embark on a nationwide protest over an alleged attempt by the National Assembly to remove the minimum wage from the Exclusive List to the Concurrent List. NLC said the protest scheduled for the tenth of this month, would hold concurrently at the thirty-six states’ Assembly across the […]

The Cross River State Government has suggested a synergy between Nigeria and Ghana through legislation making it compulsory for the two countries to interface on the protection of rights of migrants. The state government while offering the services of the Cross River State Migration Agency, also recommended Journalists International Forum for Migration, JIFORM, and SOS […]

African governments have been charged to upscale the continent’s economy to revive and regenerate local potentials needed to attract investments to reap migration benefits. This was the consensus of the stakeholders at the opening of a two days Maiden African Migration Summit organised by Journalists International Forum for Migration (JIFORM) and Nekotech Centre of Excellence […]

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