The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government to ensure prompt rehabilitation of military and para-military barracks at Eti-Osa Federal Constituency of Lagos State. This was sequel to a unanimous adoption of a motion by Rep. Ibrahim Obanikoro (APC-Lagos) at the plenary on Thursday. Moving the motion earlier, Obanikoro said that Eti-Osa Federal Constituency
Lawrence Gordon Tesler, an American computer scientist whose accomplishments include inventing the cut, copy, and paste command has died at the age of 74. He was a graduate of Stanford University who specializes in human-computer interaction. Tesler who was known for his excellent skills while working with Amazon, Apple, and Yahoo died on Monday, February […]
The Police, on Thursday, arraigned a 42-year-old civil servant, Doris Adaku, at a Life Camp Magistrates’ Court for alleged reckless driving and causing obstruction on the highway. Adaku, of Kubwa Phase 4, Abuja, is standing trail on a three-count charge of causing obstruction on public highway by reckless and inconsiderate driving, driving without car particulars
Ilorin...Governor Abdulrazaq Abdulrahman of kwara state has said that the state is joining the national home grown school feeding programme to tackle school age malnutrition, boost school enrolment, and strengthen local economy through wealth redistribution.
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There was pandemonium in Abeokuta, Ogun State on Thursday as some officers of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) were said to have mistakenly shot three Hausa men selling pepper at Olomore area of the metropolis, while chasing internet fraudsters. The pepper sellers were said to have been hit by stray bullets as the SARS officers ran […]
Arsenal has confirmed that the Gunners will be without five key players when they take on Olympiacos in tonight’s UEFA Europa League round of 32 first-leg tie at the Karaiskakis Stadium due to injuries, illness and personal reasons. Mikel Arteta’s men head to the game following a 4-0 victory over Newcastle United in the Premier […]
The Senate on Thursday passed a resolution at plenary, mandating the Niger Delta Power Holding Company, (NDPHC) to reinstate Maryam Mohammed, following her disengagement from service on June 10, 2016. It also directed the NDPHC upon her reinstatement, to pay all her entitlements given the fact that her disengagement did not follow due process inRead
A Grade 1 Area Court in Kubwa, on Thursday dissolved a one-year-old marriage between Halima Sa’idu and her husband Haruna Abdullahi over lack of love. Sa’idu, a resident of Kubwa, Abuja, had prayed the court to dissolve her marriage to Abdullahi, for lack of love in the union. The petitioner told the court that the
The Senator representing Plateau North Senatorial District and Deputy Chairman, Senate Committee on Defence, Istifanus Gyang, has said there will never be forgiveness without restitution if true reconciliation is to be achieved in Plateau North. He equally said, “if you are occupying someone’s land or property that does not belong to you during the unrest […]
The National Youth Service Corps(NYSC) has raised alarm over fraudulent activities of some individuals who place online advertisement for deployment and redeployment of Corp members to states of their choices. The scheme says such activities being currently circulated online with a title known as “Henroozy Koncept” through a soft copy flier is fake and fraudulent […]
Mr Emmanuel Atama, the Executive Secretary of the National Cooperative Financing Agency of Nigeria (CFAN), has appealed to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to use appropriate monetary policy tools to check rising inflation rate in the country.
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The Federal Government has vowed that President Muhammadu Buhari will not resign because of the security situation in the country. Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, said this during a press conference in Abuja on Thursday. He said the security challenges were being tackled, adding that the mission to clear Nigeria of criminals […]
The Lagos State University ( LASU) has said that one Mr Daibo Davies who jumped off third mainland bridge into Lagos lagoon was not a graduate of the institution as reported by some media. DAILY POST had reported that a man on Saturday jumped into the Lagos lagoon. The Director-General of LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, […]
Man who jumped off Third Mainland bridge
The Senate on Thursday passed a resolution at plenary, mandating the Niger Delta Power Holding Company, (NDPHC) to reinstate Maryam Mohammed, following her disengagement from service on June 10, 2016.
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Some Nigerian businessmen have said that the outbreak of Coronavirus in China since January has grounded their businesses. The traders who import products from China told Newsmen in Abuja on Thursday, that some of the goods they had paid for were yet to be delivered. Mr Ndubuisi Anuwa, a businessman who deals on computer accessoriesRead More