Saturday, October 19, 2019

Ogun indigenes warn Abiodun against associating himself with Ex-Governor, Gbenga Daniel

Ogun State indigenes have reacted to the visit by a former Governor of the State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, to the incumbent Governor, Dapo...

Kogi, Bayelsa Guber: Get ready for real election – Oshiomhole sends message to PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has challenged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to be ready for a real election, where only votes will...

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: Magboro-Punch axis diversion begins Monday

 Jesusegun Alagbe The Ogun State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps has issued a travel advisory with respect to the ongoing road rehabilitation...

Akwa Ibom PDP denies endorsing 2023 aspirant

Patrick Odey, Uyo The Peoples Democratic Party, Akwa Ibom State chapter, has denied media reports that Governor Udom Emmanuel has endorsed an aspirant to...

Police parade 14 suspected kidnappers

ADVERTISEMENT The FCT Police Command yesterday paraded 49 suspected...

Soyinka, Clark, Ike for ANA Enugu convention

By Our Reporter The Coal City, Enugu will be agog with the presence of literary giants such as Prof Wole Soyinka, J. P. Clark,...

Anti-open grazing bill to be passed soon in Oyo ― Speaker Ogundoyin

The Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Adebo Ogundoyin, on Friday, said that the Open Rearing and Grazing Regulation bill would...

Oyetola restructured Ministries, charges in-coming cabinet on service delivery

By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo In preparation to inaugurate his cabinet members, the Governor of Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola has restructured Ministries in the...

Onitsha Tanker Fire: The true story

…Why fire fighters failed …Traders count losses By Vincent Ujumadu TRADERS at the Ochanja Market, the second largest in the commercial city of Onitsha, Anambra State...

Airport’ll boost Ekiti economy – FG, Fayemi

Abiodun Nejo, Ado Ekiti The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika,  on Friday pledged  the Federal Government’s  support  for the Ekiti State airport project. The minister,...

N594m frauds: EFCC arraigns ECOWAS official, nabs Sokoto finance director

Adelani Adepegba, Ade Adesomoju and Adeniyi Olugbemi The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday arraigned one Muhammad Dangana before Justice Okon Abang of the Federal...

Diri’s campaign team demands APC thugs’ prosecution

Simon Utebor The Senator Douye Diri Campaign Organisation has called on the Bayelsa State Commissioner of Police to ensure the immediate prosecution of the...

Senator condemns secret budget sessions with MDAs

Sunday Aborisade, Abuja The Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation, Barau Jibrin, said on Friday that the leadership of the red chamber did not approve...

FCT Police parades fake officer

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Kogi, Bayelsa gov polls: APC inaugurates 112-member campaign council

The All Progressives Congress has inaugurated its National Campaign Council to complement the efforts of campaign committees set up for the November 16...

Over 12m Nigerians benefitting from SIPs, says minister

Sadiya Umar Farouq, minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development, says over 12 million Nigerians are benefitting from the social investment...

New approach to taxation pushes A’Ibom IGR to all-time high of N24.8bn in 2019

Akwa Ibom state has moved from 16th position on the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) rating table in 2015 to number six (6) on...

Former Kogi Deputy Governor, Simon Achuba under House arrest

The impeached Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Elder Simon Achuba, is currently under house arrest. DAILY POST gathered that, security men in there numbers...

Boko Haram: Again, NAF destroys terrorists meeting venue in Sambisa forest

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has again obliterated a Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) meeting venue and killed several of their fighters at Ngoske...

Police again disperse Shi’ites with tear gas, gun shots in Abuja

By Gbenga Omokhunu and Jennifer Obasuke, Abuja The procession of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), on Friday was dispersed by the police around...

3 Farmers Rescued, 1 Bandit Killed by Troops

The Nigerian Army said on Friday that operatuves of Operation Thunder Strike have rescued three villagers abducted from their farms on Wednesday in...

One-wheeled juggling gets Lagos children off streets

Members of the GKB academy, a unicycle club, juggle while balancing on their unicycles...

Katsina Banditry: Prove Your Might, Masari Charges Military

 Governor Aminu Masari has asked the military to prove its might  by intervening and dealing decisively with bandits who believe they can trouble...

12.85 million Nigerians benefiting from Social Investment Programmes – Minister

Augustine Ehikioya, Abuja   The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management & Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, on Friday disclosed that over 12.85 million...