Two Feared Dead As Thugs Disrupt APC Governorship Campaign Flag-Off In Lagos (Video, Photos)

According to eyewitnesses, two people were killed after a group of thugs disrupted APC’s gubernatorial campaign flag-off in Lagos today. The flag-off of the All Progressives Congress campaign in Lagos on Tuesday ended abruptly as violence broke out mid-way into the well-attended programme. In the same violence MC Oluomo, a popular NURTW chieftain was stabbed […]

MC Oluomo Stabbed In The Neck At Lagos APC Governorship Rally (PHOTOS)

MC Oluomo was reportedly stabbed in the neck at the Lagos APC Governorship rally, which held today at Skypower Ground Ikeja. The NURTW Boss and alleged Oshodi street lord, had shared photos of himself preparing for the rally before the incident. He wrote on Instagram; Am back for action. LAGOS APC flags off rally Kick […]

Ambode Arrests Army Officer Himself For Violating Traffic Law

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday, apprehended some drivers, who were violating the traffic law by driving one-way. Lagos State Governor, Ambode was returning from Abuja on Monday evening, when he encountered some motorists driving against the traffic along the Muritala Mohammed Airport Road, Ikeja. He ordered that their vehicles be impounded and they should be […]

APC: Why Buhari asked Tinubu to lead his campaign – FG

Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has lambasted the opposition over their reaction to developments in the campaign council for the relection of President Muhammadu Buhari. The minister said that President Buhari should be commended for his decision to concentrate on his job rather than focussing on electioneering campaign. “The President, in his wisdom, said he […]

FG , ASUU reach agreement on demands

The Federal Government, on Monday reached an agreement with members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, made this known after the meeting with the union in Abuja. Ngige said the majority of their demands have been met, including the release of N15.4 billion for payment […]

Man bags three months imprisonment in Gombe over employment scam

Gombe State High Court, Tuesday, sentenced one Sule Raymond to three months imprisonment over N155, 000 employment fraud. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, said Raymond committed the offence in the guise that he would help the son of a farmer, Daniel Solomon to gain employment into the Nigerian Army. EFCC spokesman, Tony Orilade […]

CAF finally names country that’ll host 2019 AFCON

The Confederation of African Football, CAF, has announced that Egypt will be the host nation for the 2019 AFCON finals, taking over from Cameroon, SuperSport Blitz reports. CAF Executive Committee members were initially scheduled to vote between Egypt and South Africa in Dakar on Wednesday but did so on Tuesday. Egypt and South Africa were […]

Remove Amina Zakari now – Political parties charge INEC

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties, CNPP, has thrown its weight behind the call by the Inter-Party Advisory Council, IPAC, on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to immediately rescind the appointment of Hajiya Amina Zakari as the chairperson of the Committee on National Collation Centre. The umbrella body of all registered political parties and […]

New minimum wage: Labour shut down Lagos

The protest by the organised Labour on Tuesday, caused heavy traffic on Lagos roads, while many commuters were stranded at the various bus stops. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the sensitisation protest by the Organised Labour started from Maryland, as early as 7 a.m., to the Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja. The […]

Ibadan mayhem: Olubadan warns hoodlums, arsonists

The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, on Tuesday asked the Mogajis (family heads) and Baales (village heads) in the flash points of the ancient city to begin headcount of the people in their areas with a view of exposing troublemakers and hoodlums disturbing the peace of the people. The monarch, who summoned over 250 […]

New Minimum Wage: Ondo workers ground Akure

Civil servants in Ondo State, on Tuesday joined their colleagues across the country to protest the continued delay in the proposed N30,000 new national minimum wage. The protest came up after a last minute attempt by the Federal Government to forestall the demonstration. As early as 7am, the organised labour in the state converged at […]

2019 elections: We know those stockpiling arms, hiring thugs – Oba of Benin

Traditional Rulers in Edo have warned politicians in the state against arming thugs to cause mayhem during the forthcoming general elections. The monarchs, yesterday, said they were aware of ongoing recruitment of youths as thugs, plans for vote buying and procurement of weapons by some politicians ahead of the elections. The Oba of Benin, Oba […]