Another Pipeline Explosion has occured around Federal Sites and Service in Egbe-Idimu Local Council Development area of Lagos state. The explosion which occured at about 7.30pm yesterday left residents in shock as many who live meters away from the affected area scrambled for safety. The cause of the explosion is yet to be asserted but […]

Six persons have been killed by generator fumes in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo State while twenty other people who are unconscious at the moment have been rushed to a nearby hospital for immediate treatment. Imo State Police Public relations officer Orlando Ikeokwu who confirmed the incident said the incident happened at a house […]

The Director General, National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaib Ibrahim has assured Nigerians that no Corp member will be posted to states where insurgency is prevalent in the country. Brigadier Ibrahim gave the assurance at the opening of the 2019 Batch “B” pre-orientation course workshop held in Ikeja, Lagos. He said that the scheme […]

The Federal Government has declared Wednesday, June 12, as a public holiday, to commemorate the nation’s National Democracy Day. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Mrs Georgina Ehuriah, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by Mr Mohammed Manga, Director Press & Public Relations, of the ministry, in Abuja. […]

The Lagos State Police Command has warned members of the public against executing jungle justice or extra-judicial punishment on suspected criminals. The Command’s Spokesperson, Mr. Bala Elkana gave the warning in a statement following the wrongful accusation of two men as kidnappers. The victims, two siblings, Joseph and Paul Agugom were lynched after one Justina […]

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has received the UEFA Champions League Trophy alongside its Ambassador and former captain of Barcelona FC of Spain, Carles Puyol at the  Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja. Puyol, a three-time Champions League winner is in Nigeria on a three-day visit to lead the UEFA Champions League Tour connecting with consumers […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed his commitment to secure the release of Leah Sharibu and the remaining Chibok girls in Boko Haram’s enclave.  In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, the President promised the parents of the kidnapped girls that he would ensure their daughters are returned home. […]

The Nigerian Senate has passed the Nigerian Police Trust Fund bill. The lawmakers passed the bill during plenary today as well as three others. They are National Institute for Security Studies (NISS) Bill, Harmonised Retirement Age for Teachers in Nigeria Bill, as well as Animal Disease Control Act (Repeal and Re-enactment) Bill. The four bills […]

The Police Service Commission,PSC has dismissed nine senior police officers over cases of gross misconduct. According to a statement by the commission, the affected officers are SP Abdul Ahmed, SP Adamu Abare, whose promotion from SP to CSP was withdrawn before dismissal and DSP Osondu Christian. Others are DSP Samson Ahmidu, DSP Pius Timiala, who […]

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has inaugurated a twenty-member Transition Committee to usher in a new administration in the State. According to the Governor, the Committee which is co-Chaired by the Secretary to the State Governor, SSG, Mr Tunji Bello and the Deputy Governor-Elect, Mr Obafemi Hamzat has the responsibility to ensure that the […]

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