Davido’s Father Donates ₦500 Million To Fight COVID-19

Davido’s father, Mr Adedeji Adeleke, has donated ₦500 million to the Federal Government to help fight the Coronavirus. The popular Nigerian musician whose original name is David Adeleke made the announcement of the donation on his Twitter handle. He disclosed that the Adeleke’s will also be donating 6,640 bags of rice to the Ogun State […]

Oyo Govt Commences Entrepreneurial Training

Oyo State Government has commenced training of 500 youths who are entrepreneurs in different professions on application drive that would enable them get 5,000 dollar seed capital from Tony Elumelu Empowerment Programme. Speaking with Newsmen in Ibadan during the opening ceremony of the training session, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Youths and Sports, […]

Kano Municipal Government Heads Pay Homage To New Emir Of

The Districts Heads of the ten Local Government Councils that constituted Kano Municipal Government have all paid homages to the new Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero. BCOS Staff Reporter, Abiodun Akinkunle reports that the homage became necessary following the circumstances that surrounded his appointment as the new Emir of Kano . The entire […]

Australia Launches National Inquiry Into Bushfires

Australia has set up a national inquiry into its month-long bushfire crisis that affected three in four Australians and prompted widespread criticism of the Government for its sluggish response to the blazes. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the vast scale of the fires, which killed more than 30 people and destroyed thousands of homes, required […]

Two Years In Captivity: Buhari Speaks About Leah Sharibu’s Freedom

President Muhammadu Buhari has commemorated the abduction of Leah Sharibu, the remaining Dapchi Schoolgirl in captivity. Channels TV reports that two years since the teenager was abducted by a faction of the Boko Haram sect, Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), the President said the Federal Government has redoubled its effort towards her freedom. In […]

Oyo Govt Inaugurates Park Managers; Appoints Auxiliary, Yekeen As Chairmen

Oyo State Government has inaugurated Park Managers to manage the affairs of Motor Parks across the 33 Local Government to boost Internally Generated Revenue of the State. The inauguration was held at the Ministry of Public Works and Transport under the watch of Commissioner for Public Works and Transport, Prof Rapheal Afonja, his Information counterpart, […]

Makinde Appoints Rural Water Supply Agency Chair, 2 Special Assistants

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has appointed the trio of Engr Ahmed Najeem Omirinde, Mr Kehinde Ogunsanya and Mr Muritala Olajide Adigun as Chairman, Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency, Senior Special Assistant on Economic Planning and Special Assistant on Digital Media respectively. A statement signed by the Special Assistant (Print Media) to the […]

Buhari Attends Induction Of Nigerian Air Force New Combat Helicopters

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, attended the induction of three attack helicopters, two Agusta 109P helicopter and one Mi-171E helicopter, saying the Federal Government would do all it can to tackle insecurity. The President noted in his address that the Government would not fail the trust Nigerians reposed in him, adding that the diversification of […]

“We’ll Continue To Give Priority To Workers’ Welfare” — Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has declared the readiness of his administration to continue to place workers’ welfare on the first line charge. Governor Makinde, who spoke a few hours after the Government and organized Labour reached an agreement on the ₦30,000 minimum wage and the consequential adjustment for workers in the State, said […]

Vietnam Confirms Ninth Case Of Coronavirus

Vietnam’s Health Ministry has said a 30-year-old Vietnamese man has been tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the number of infected people to nine. The patient who returned from Wuhan, the Chinese city at the epicentre of the outbreak, is receiving treatment in a Hanoi hospital, while his condition is said to be stable. Meanwhile, schools […]