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A Funeral service has been held in honor of those who lost their lives in the collapsed 3 storey building on Massey Street Itafaji,Lagos Island. The Funeral service which was held at the site of the disaster tagged “Nigerians Arise for Ita Faji” is a collaborative effort of many NGOs, Corporate organisations and some religious […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has presided over a routine national security meeting with service chiefs and heads of security agencies. The closed door meeting held at the president’s mini conference room at the Presidential Villa, and lasted for over three hours. The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, who usually addresses State House correspondents at the […]

The National minimum wage bill has been passed by the Senate. The passage of the bill came after the lawmakers considered the bill in a committee of the whole. The amount approved in the bill is thirty thousand. Details shortly

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has approved the use of seven hundred and eight Computer Based Test (CBT) centres across the country for the conduct of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. The JAMB Registrar, Professor Ishaq Oloyede made this known in Abuja at a meeting of critical stakeholders on strategic planning and […]

The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, is present for his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), after attending to his health issues. Justice Onnoghen’s trial was adjourned last week following his absence on health grounds. His counsel, Adeboyega Awomolo had tendered a letter from the CJN explaining that he developed issues […]

The Nigerian Army has approved the redeployment of about twenty one General Officers Commanding, brigade commanders and others, saying the action is for greater efficiency. According to a statement released by the Director, Army Public Relations, Col Sagir Musa, the army redeployed the commanders of 33, 23, 34, 16 and 14 brigades, among others. The […]

Empty coffins representing the Ethiopian victims of last week’s Ethiopia Airlines plane crash have been buried in the capital, Addis Ababa. None of the bodies has yet been formally identified because of the impact of the crash Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft crashed shortly after it took off for the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, killing all […]

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Lagos and Oyo state governments to adequately compensate the victims of the collapsed buildings at Lagos Island and Ibadan the Oyo state capital. In a statement by the Deputy Director of SERAP, Mr Kolawole Oluwadare, the group asked the governments of the two states to […]

Another building has collapsed on Lagos Island creating panic for some of those living in other buildings suspected to be structurally defective. The building which is situated on Apatira street just about five structures away from Massey Street in Ita faji area gave-way yesterday (Saturday) and the demolition squad of the Lagos state Building Control […]

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has granted access to President Muhammadu Buhari and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), to inspect the materials used for the conduct of the election. The tribunal, led by Justice Abdu Aboki, gave the go-ahead following the applications filed on behalf of the President and the ruling party by […]

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