Boko Haram

Boko Haram Releases Cleric, Student Abducted In Borno

A 58-year-old pastor, Moses Oyeleke, and a schoolgirl, Ndagiliya Ibrahim Umar, have been released by Boko Haram and reunited with their families. The release was facilitated by two local non-governmental organisations (NGOs), Kalthum Foundation For Peace and Initiative for Peace Building Movement, after weeks of negotiation and dialogue with the duo’s abductors. While Oyeleke has […]

Ogun State Governor

Ogun State Governor Wins In Appeal Court

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has emerged victorious in the case challenging his election at the Court of Appeal. This cames as the appeal court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital affirmed the victory of the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the Ogun State governorship election held on March 9. The […]

Former Petroleum Minister Dies

Former Petroleum Minister Dies At 83

Former Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Tam David-West is dead. He served as Minister of Petroleum and Energy under President Muhammadu Buhari’s military regime and also served as Minister of Mines, Power and Steel under former military President Ibrahim Babangida. He was a consultant virologist of national and international standing. President Buhari in a condolence […]

Femi Otedola Donates N5bn To Charity

Executive Chairman of Geregu Power Plc, Mr Femi Otedola, has donated N5 billion to the Save The Children Foundation to help with their philanthropic work in Nigeria. He made the donation at a Gold Gala organised by his daughter and the owner of the Cuppy Foundation, Florence Otedola (DJ Cuppy), to raise funds for ‘Save […]

Fuel Carrying Tanker explodes In Lagos

Disaster stroke in the early house of Monday, after a Tanker exploded at Pipeline Road, Gate Bus Stop along Ayobo Road in Iyana Ipaja, Lagos. A Twitter user who shared a video from the scene of the incident said the explosion was caused by pipeline vandalism. He also revealed that fire service officials were very […]

Sanwo-Olu Sympathises With Oko Baba Fire Victims

Sanwo-Olu Sympathises With Oko Baba Fire Victims

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has sympathised with people staying at Oko Baba in Ebute Metta, Lagos Mainland, over the fire incident in the community. All structures in the community were completely destroyed in the accident caused by sparks from electricity cables. Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday, sent a delegation of three cabinet members, led by […]

Governor Makinde

I sold bread for 13 years – Governor Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has disclosed that he sold bread for the first 13 years of his life by the gate of Adeoyo state hospital in Ibadan before becoming the Governor of Oyo State. The Governor revealed this at the 80th thanksgiving service of his mother Mrs Abigael Makinde at St Paul Anglican Church […]