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    Metro Lagos: Ambode Orders Beggars to Vacate State

    The Lagos State Government has ordered beggars to leave the metropolis in their own interest. Commissioner of Youth and Social Development, Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf, said the government would take drastic action against those who did not leave on their own. The commissioner said there was an...
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    Metro Suspected Boko Haram Members Abduct Police Commissioner

    Suspected Boko Haram members abducted Dabanga police commissioner Usmaila Sagu in Cameroon last Sunday. His official vehicle has been found burnt between Gassama and Kabo villages in Cameroon. Boko Haram activities has been strong in Cameroon over the years. Source
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    Metro We borrowed N225bn For Infrastructural Needs Of Lagos - Commissioner

    The Lagos State Government has defended the N225bn it raised through the bond market, saying it is to meet the infrastructural needs of the state. The Commissioner for Finance, Dr. Mustapha Akinkunmi, made the statement on Tuesday, at a meeting of government officials with stakeholders on the...
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    Metro Gov. Bindow Dismisses Adamawa Varsity VC

    The Adamawa state government has dismissed the Vice Chancellor of the Adamawa State university (ADSU), Prof. Gabriel Shalla over lingering crisis rocking the tertiary institution. The Commissioner of Higher Education, Alh. Ahmad Rufa’i, confirmed the report and said his removal followed many...
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    Politics Senate Confirms Prof. Mahmood as INEC Chairman and 5 Commissioners

    The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Prof. Mahmood Yakub as substantive Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission and other INEC Commissioners. Yakubu who answered all questions posed at him, stated that, he would not be intimidated in the discharge of his activities as...
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    Politics See List of INEC Commissioners Screened by the Senate

    The Senate has screened 7 INEC Commissioners forwarded by the President, Mohammadu Buhari to the National Assembly. Here are the names of the INEC Commissioners: Mr. Soyebo Adedeji Solomon Dr. Mohammed Mustapha Dr. Mohammed Lecky Amina Zakari Dr. Antonia Taiye Okoosi #Simbine Alh. Baba...
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    Politics PHOTO: Did Gov. Rochas Okorocha Name Government Building After His Daughter?

    Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, has named a government building after his first daughter, Uloma Nwosu (nee Okorocha) who is married to one of his commissioners. The building was named Uloma Nwosu House in Imo state.
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    Politics Mimiko Appoints Tinubu's Associate, Odunbaku's Wife As Commissioner

    The Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko has nominated the wife of a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, James Odunmbaku, who is a close ally to the national leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. According to Mr. Kayode Akinmade, Commissioner of Information, said that Olasinmi Akindele-Odumbaku...