The Nigerian Army on Tuesday presented cheques of an undisclosed amount to 22 families of its personnel who lost their lives on the battlefield in 2019 for their group life assurance benefits. The Deputy Director, Welfare, Department of Army Administration, Brig.-Gen. Isah Abdullahi presented the cheques to the beneficiaries. He explained that the cheques represented […]
In a bid to curb the menace of illegal building construction and building collapse, the Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development has commenced the on-site inspection of planning permits tagged “Operation Show Your Planning Permit”. Speaking at the flag-off of the operation in Onikoyi, Banana Island and environs on […]
President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday inaugurated the Ore Interchange Flyover on the Shagamu–Ore–Benin Expressway in Ondo State with an assurance that the Federal Government will sustain massive investments in the provision of infrastructure across the country. The President during a working visit to Ondo State also commissioned the Ondo-Linyi industrial hub. Speaking at the inauguration of […]
Olisa Metuh, a former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has been sentenced to 39 in prison for money laundering. While he was sentenced to seven years on counts 1, 2, 4 and 7 of the charge, the count handed him five years on count 3, three years on count 5 and 6. Okon […]
The Kaduna State House of Assembly has elected Yusuf Zailani as the new speaker of the house. This came after Aminu Shagali resigned on Tuesday. Zailani represents Igabi West Constituency in the state. Also, Mukhtar Isa Hazo was elected as the new Deputy Speaker of the house.