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Redouble Efforts, Explore New Opportunities, Akeredolu Tells Cabinet members

Lassa Fever: Akeredolu Laments Scourge

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has expressed concern over the outbreak of Lassa fever in the country in general and Ondo in particular. In a state broadcast in Akure, on Tuesday, Akeredolu also lamented...
Sanwo-Olu Names Five New Permanent Secretaries

Sanwo-Olu Names Five New Permanent Secretaries

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos State governor, has approved the appointment of five new Permanent Secretaries for the state's public service. According to a statement issued by Gboyega Akosile, the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, which cited...

EKSUTH Workers Suspend Proposed Strike

Workers of the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), have suspended their proposed indefinite strike scheduled to begin today, January 13. Chairperson of JOHESU, Omotola Farotim,...
NUJ Benue Council Press Week Begins Today

NUJ Honours Egbemode, Others As Ibadan Hosts Zonal Lecture

Mrs. Funke Egbemode, the Osun Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation and Dr. Wasiu Olatunbosun, Oyo State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, on Friday bagged awards at the NUJ Zone B Annual Lecture...
Ekiti Varsity Recalls 363 Sacked Workers

Ekiti Varsity Recalls 363 Sacked Workers

The Governing Council of Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, on Thursday said the institution has reinstated 363 of its sacked workers. The development was confirmed by the Head of the Directorate of Information and Corporate Affairs...
Akesan: I Take Full Responsibility For The Fire - Makinde

Akesan: I Take Full Responsibility For The Fire – Makinde

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde has taken full responsibility for the fire outbreak which gutted parts of Akesan market in the state on Sunday. Speaking during a visit to the market on Wednesday,...
Christmas: Sanwo-Olu Frees Six Inmates, Commutes Three On Death Row To Life

Lawmaker Applauds Sanwo-Olu, Gbajabiamila Over Clearing Of Canal In Apapa

The member representing Apapa Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Mr. Mufutau Egberongbe, has commended the Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, for his swift response by ensuring that canals in Apapa area of...
Anti-grazing Law: Herdsmen Sue Oyo Govt, Ask For N100,000 Damages

Anti-grazing Law: Herdsmen Sue Oyo Govt, Ask For N100,000 Damages

Herders in Oyo State have sued the state government and the state House of Assembly over the recently passed anti-grazing law. Also joined in the suit filed by the herders under the aegis of Gan...
Ekiti State Gov Salutes Buhari Over Dasuki, Sowore’s Release

Ekiti State Gov Salutes Buhari Over Dasuki, Sowore’s Release

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the release of former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and Mr. Omoyele Sowore, convener of #RevolutionNow protests, from detention. According to the governor,...
Oyo Police Parade 40 Suspects Over Alleged Kidnapping, Murder, Cultism

Man Rapes Woman, Beheads Her Son

The police in Oyo have arrested a 37-year-old commercial motorcyclist for alle raping a 34-year-old woman and beheading her five-year-old son. Commissioner of Police in the state Shina Olukolu, disclosed this on Friday while addressing...

Ogun To Spend N8.3bn On Rural Devt. In 2020

The Ogun Ministry of Rural Development has set aside N8.3 billion for electrification projects and construction of rural roads in 2020. Mr. Razaq Ojetola, Director of Rural Electrification in the ministry, disclosed this while defending...
Missing Child: Mob Kills Policeman, Sets Church Ablaze In Ondo

Missing Child: Mob Kills Policeman, Sets Church Ablaze In Ondo

A yet to be identified policeman was on Wednesday killed by a mob at the Sotitobire Praising Chapel, Oshinle Quarters, Akure, the Ondo State capital. The Punch reports that the angry youths also set the...

More Appointments For Women, Gov. Abiodun

Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun, on Monday reassured women in the state that more of them would be appointed in the state executive council, as well as agencies and boards. Abiodun, gave the reassurance following...

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