Daily Archives: November 27, 2018

L-R: Director, Department of State Services, Oyo State Command, Mr. Abdullahi Kure; Commissioner of Police at the state command, Mr. Abiodun Odude; Secretary to the State Government, Mr Olalekan Alli; and Deputy Governor, Chief Moses Adeyemo, at a security stakeholders’ summit, in Ibadan… on Tuesday. Photo: Governor’s Office

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Court denies bail to sex-for-marks lecturer

A Federal High Court in Osogbo on Tuesday refused to grant bail to a former Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) lecturer, Professor Richard Akindele, charged with ...

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Tension in Akwa Ibom as five lawmakers move to impeach governor

There were gunshots and pandemonium in the Akwa Ibom House of Assembly, Uyo on Tuesday, as five of the lawmakers whose seats were earlier declared ...

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Mikel Obi floats football talent hunting programme for African youths

Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi has floated a football talent fishing programme. that he styles The programme styled ‘Africa’s Next Football Superstar’ is for kids ...

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Oyetola swears-in as Osun State governor

Gboyega Isiaka Oyetola has been sworn-in as the governor of Osun State. The governor took the oath office as administered on him by the chief ...

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Buhari appoints Kabiru Bala as High Commissioner to South Africa

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Ambassador Kabiru Bala as new High Commissioner to South Africa, with concurrent accreditation to Swaziland and Lesotho. A statement by ...

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Trump considers national TV to counter CNN

US President Donald Trump has suggested the establishment of a national television station to counter what he termed “the unfair and false way” CNN is portraying the ...

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Saif bin Zayed inaugurates second Aqdar World Summit

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior on Monday inaugurated the second Aqdar World Summit at ...

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National Sports Festival: Lagos State will shine again – Prince Adeboye

By Akeem Busari With few days to the start of the 19th National Sports Festival coming up in the Federal capital territory, Abuja, the Senior ...

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Iya Kabiru and other stories

By Reuben Abati “Iya Kabiru must be the luckiest woman in Nigeria today” “Who is that? I don’t know anybody so-called” “You don’t know Iya ...

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