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Hike In Food Prices Is Only For A Little While

Chief of Staff to the President, Mr Ibrahim Gambari, has said the hike in prices of food items should be seen as a transient situation. Speaking during the National Food Security Council meeting, held at the State House, Abuja, Mr Gambari said the recent prices of grains show a significant decline which suggests that the […]

Strikes: FG To Meet NLC, TUC, Others On Saturday

The Federal Government has scheduled a special meeting with representatives of the Nigeria Labour Congress, the Trade Union Congress, their affiliates, as well as members of Civil Society Organisations as one of the ways to end incessant industrial actions by workers. The Minister of Labour, Senator Chris Ngige, disclosed this in an interview with journalists […]

EJIRO UMUKORO CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO UPGRADE ABANDONED JUVENILE CENTRES

With the rise of child abuse, domestic violence and sexualisation of children documented on a daily and weekly basis in Delta State and Nigeria, governors of Nigeria are being asked to take immediate action to renovate and build juvenile centres and Government-PPP run Safe Shelters for victims, especially children and teens who are victims of […]

Former Governor Abiola Ajimobi To Be Buried On Sunday

The funeral of the immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Isiaq Abiola Ajimobi, will hold on Sunday, June 28, 2020 In a statement issued by late Senator Ajimobi’s Media Aide, Mr Bolaji Tunde, the family fixed the burial date after consulting with the Governments of Lagos and Oyo States. The body of the former […]

Appeal Court Affirms Oshiomhole’s Suspension As APC National Chairman

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has affirmed the suspension of Comrade Adams Oshiomole as a member and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Ruling on the interlocutory appeal filed by Comrade Oshiomhole, on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, the appellate Court upheld the decision of the Federal Capital Territory High Court delivered […]

Gov. Makinde Swears In Justice Aderemi As President, Customary Court

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has charged people in positions of authority to always act with humility and a sense of tomorrow. The Governor, who gave the charge on Thursday, June 4, 2020, while swearing-in Honourable Justice Aderonke Aderemi as the President of the Customary Court of Appeal, Oyo State, noted that whatever position anyone […]

“We’re Committed To Economic Expansion, Growth Of Oyo” —Makinde

The Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has said his administration remains committed to the economic expansion of the State. Governor Makinde, who spoke during the inauguration of a multi-million Naira ultra-modern commercial centre, in Ibadan, on Monday, June 1, 2020, added that his administration will continue to create a conducive and enabling environment for […]

“We Have Lost A Gem, A Shining Light In Baba

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has described the demise of the Second Republic Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Chief Richard Akinjide (SAN), as the end of an era and a huge loss to Oyo State, the legal profession, the Federal Republic of Nigeria and indeed, the world at large. Governor Makinde, […]

“Coronavirus Drawing People Closer To God” -Revd Dr Ayokunle

As the world agonise and feel the pains of the ravaging Coronavirus, a Christian Cleric has described the pandemic as a blessing in disguise. The President, Christian Association of Nigeria, (CAN), and National President of the Nigerian Baptist Convention, Revd Dr Olasupo Ayokunle, pointed out that the outbreak of COVID-19 is drawing people closer to […]

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 […]