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•Revokes Operating License The Lagos State Government through the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has revoked the operating license of Queens Park Event Centre, Oniru. This is as the Lagos State Safety Commission also sealed the facility for contravening the #COVID19 protocols of the State.
The Presidency has called on Nigerians to be thankful that bombings no longer take place in the country daily. The President’s spokesman claimed there was a time in the country when six bombs would go off in a single day but since his principal, Muhammadu Buhari, became President, the killings...
The National Assembly Joint Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission Matters has proposed a review of the provision in the Electoral Act which pegged the eligibility of a voter at 18 years. The federal lawmakers have specifically recommended that INEC should consider any married girl who is not up...
A Former 2nd Vice-President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Barr. Monday Ubani, has asked a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos to stop the Nigerian government and Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, from disconnecting all SIM cards not linked to the National Identity Number, NIN. In a law suit file...
A Federal High Court sitting in Asaba Delta State has ruled that it is illegal for banks to charge depositors N50 stamp duty. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba made the declaration on Thursday while delivering ruling in a suit filed by a businessman, Rupert Irikefe, last year, against the Central Bank of...
President Muhammadu Buhari is in Daura, Katsina State for a week-long private visit. The aircraft carrying the President from Abuja landed at 4:45pm on Friday at the Umaru Musa Yar’Adua International Airport in Katsina where he was received by the Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, his deputy, Mannir Yakubu, senior government...
Nigerian Ambassador to the United States, Sylvanus Adiewere Nsofor, is dead. He died Thursday night at 85.Though no official statement has been issued, competent sources confirmed his death.A retired justice of Nigeria’s Court of Appeal, Nsofor assumed office as Nigeria’s ambassador to the United States on November 13, 2017. The...
The suspected killer of an hotelier, Alhaji Jimoh Bello , has been arrested, more than six months after his murder. According to a statement by the PPRO, Ogun State Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, released on Thursday, the suspect, 20-year-old herbalist, Misipode Dosu, was arrested following an intelligence and technical based investigation.
The Minister of Defence, Bashir Magashi says, Nigeria is safer than it was seven years ago. Speaking on a Channels TV programme on Thursday, the defence minister said the Buhari administration has subdued Boko Haram, and urged Nigerians to appreciate the government’s effort. “The problem of this...
Aformer Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari over his failure to appear before the House of Representatives on Thursday. According to Fayose, the President showed the sign of ‘a dictator’ by shunning the invitation extended to him by the legislative arm of government over the insecurity...