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Yahaya Bello sworn in as Kogi state governor

Yahaya Bello has been sworn in as the governor of Kogi state. He was sworn in this morning at a ceremony still happening in the state. Yahaya became governor in a controversial supplementary election that was conducted after APC’s governorship candidate, Prince Audu Abubakar, died suddenly during the governorship election …

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2 ‘Mad Men’ caught with rotting human head in Osun

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Osun Command, has arrested two suspects, who pretended to be mad, for being in possession of a decomposing human head The suspects, Alaba Folawiyo and Mutiu Lawal, according to the state’s NSCDC Public Relations Officer,Mr Wale Folarin, were hiding in an uncompleted …

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Lagos places ban on use of schools for parties

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said it would no longer tolerate the use of public school premises for social functions and parties. The government also warned owners of private schools across the state to comply with rules and regulations guiding their operations. The Deputy Governor of the State, Idiat …

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Lassa fever: LASG issues quit notice to street traders

Commissioner for Environment, Dr Babatunde Adejare,  on behalf of the Lagos State Government, yesterday issued quit notices to street traders and hawkers in the state. Dr. Adejare said the measure was  necessary following the recent outbreak of Lassa fever in some parts of the country and Lagos especially because of the impending rainy …

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Biafran Passport Not Recognised By Us – US, UK

United States and the United Kingdom government have declared that they do not recognise the passports being issued by the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra. The National Director of Information, MASSOB, Sunny Okereafor, had said two weeks ago that the passport was valid worldwide, adding …

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