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Lagos To Close Ikeja Road For 15 Months Due To

The Lagos State Government has announced the diversion of the traffic on Adegbola Street, Ikeja from Sunday, April 11, 2021, for a period of 15 months. The road closure is in readiness for the construction of the Ikeja Overpass for the Red Line Project of the Lagos Rail Mass Transit. According to tweet posts from […]

Assault On Journalist: IPC Applauds Prompt Intervention Of Lagos Environment

The International Press Centre, IPC, has applauded the effort of Lagos State Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources, Hon. Tunji Bello, on the case of assault meted on a Journalist with The Guild Press Limited, Mr Benjamin Anaja, by some operatives of the State’s ‘Kick Against Indiscipline’. According to a statement by the Program Officer/ […]

Ogun Govt Suspends Commissioner Over Alleged Sexual Harassment

The Ogun State Government has suspended the Commissioner for Environment, Mr Abiodun Abudu-Balogun. Mr Abudu-Balogun was suspended from Office over an allegation of sexual harassment of a 16-year-old girl identified as Barakat Mayowa Melojuekun. In a statement issued in Abeokuta on Sunday, January 3, 2021, the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Tokunbo Talabi, announced […]

Wanted Crime Kingpin Boboski Dies Hours After Arrest

The Police authorities in Rivers State have arrested a suspected kidnapper said to be the most wanted in the State, Honest Digbara, popularly known as Boboski. Boboski, said to have come from Nwidera, Gokana Local Government Area was nabbed at Korokoro community in Khana Local Government where he was hiding with his gang members. Confirming […]

Governor Makinde Flags Off Oyo State Youth In AgricBussiness Project

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has flagged off Oyo State Youth in Agribusiness Project at Rural Community Development Centre in Awe. Governor Makinde said the State Youth Agribusiness was to strengthen the Agribusiness through the involvement of youth. He reiterated his administration’s commitment to improve the Internally Generated Revenue of Oyo through Agribusiness and […]

Oyo Women Affairs Ministry Joins Nigerians to Demand Justice For

Oyo State Ministry of Women Affairs and social Inclusion has joined other Nigerians demanding justice for Barakat Bello, Azeezat Shomuyiwa and other victims of Rape across the Country. According to the State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Inclusion, Alhaja Fausat Joke Saani, the Ministry is working effectively with the Police and other Security Agencies […]

Abia Commissioner For Environment, Solomon Ogunji, Is Dead

Abia State Government has announced the demise of its Commissioner for Environment, Dr Solomon Ogunji. The State Commissioner for Information, Mr John Kalu, in a statement on Sunday, May 24, 2020, said Dr Ogunji died on Saturday, May 23, 2020, after a brief illness related to high blood pressure. The statement read in part: “It […]

COVID-19: Three Dubai Evacuees Test Positive

Three of the returnees recently evacuated from Dubai have tested positive for Coronavirus. According to Channels TV, the Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, Professor Akin Abayomi, announced this on Sunday, May 17, 2020, via his Twitter handle. He said the evacuees tested positive following a test conducted on them and have been admitted to […]

Oyo Govt Honours Deceased Commissioner, Orders State Flag To Fly

In honour of the late Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Rt Hon. Kehinde Ayoola, Oyo State Government has ordered its flag to be flown at half-mast. The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun, gave the directive on behalf of the Governor on Friday, May 15, 2020. According to a statement by […]

Gov. Makinde Mourns Hon. Kehinde Ayoola, Says He Was A

The death has occurred in Ibadan of the State Commissioner for environment and natura resources, Rt Honourable Kehinde Ayoola. Hon. Ayoola died on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at the age of 54. He was Speaker of the State House of Assembly during the Lam Adesina administration. Also, late Hon. Ayoola was Deputy Director-General of the […]