The federal republic of Nigeria celebrates her Democracy today, June 12. Thousands of Nigerians have flooded the streets with placards to demonstrate their disappointment for the current administration. Popular Nigerian doctor identified as 'Aproko Doctor' on Twitter has given five important safety measures that will benefit June 12th protesters.
For refusing to heed the ban order imposed on commercial motorcycles from plying the road in Kubwa, a community in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, no fewer than 115 commercial motorcycles popularly known as okada were in the afternoon of Monday, June 7, seized from their riders.
Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, was curiously absent from President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Lagos on Thursday. President Muhammadu Buhari was in Lagos to lay the foundation stone for the new Lagos-Ibadan railway project.
A university undergraduate who is a sanitation officer working with the Lagos State Waste Management Agency (LAWMA) was on Wednesday, June 2, awarded a scholarship to complete her academic programme. The student, Miss Adekunle Adijat, said to be a final-year Mass Communication student at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), has been a sanitation officer with the agency for about two years, while also running the part-time course at the university.
"I Might Contest For 2023 Presidency"-Bello. Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has said he is considering accepting calls on him to contest the 2023 presidential election. "Naija News" reports that the governor made this known during a chat with State House Correspondents after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in his office in the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
President Muhammadu Buhari will be in Lagos today for the launching of the standard gauge rail project, which is one of the largest infrastructural projects in West Africa. The standard gauge rail line is a huge train station erected by the government in Ebutte Metta, a neighborhood in Lagos State, to address the country's transportation problems.
Jireh Doo Foundations humanitarian intervention in the North East of Nigeria spans largely across two state, Borno and Gombe states and has been working actively in the sectors of water sanitation and hygiene (WASH), food security and livelihood protection and Gender Based Violence (GBV).
Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) chief photologist, Prof. John Obafunwa yesterday said about 99 dead bodies were disclosed at the hospital's mortuary during the #Endsars protest in Lagos. According to the pathologist, the bodies were deposited at the Lagos State University teaching hospital LASUTH morgue between October 19 and October 24, 2020.
The Lagos State Police Command has re-arrested a known criminal who escaped from the Owerri Correctional Centre in Imo state on April 5th, 2021. On the day the Correctional Centre was attacked by unknown gunmen, the young man, named Onyemaechi Maduabuchi, fled with many other convicts from the prison.
Dr Idris Salako, the Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, has stated that the state government will not relent in its efforts to demolish abandoned homes. Salako made the remarks at a World Environment Day news conference co-hosted by the Nigerian Institution of Environmental Engineers on Friday.
The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps has stated that a vehicle in a single-vehicle accident on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway on Tuesday caused the death of one individual and the injury of two others. It happened at at 6:03 a.m. yesterday, and the commander of the Mowe-Ibafo Division, Mr. Olusola Ojuoro, told the Nigeria News Agency that it was during this time that the incident occurred.
14 Killed As Bandits Strikes Again In Niger Not fewer than 14 people are reportedly dead following bandits attacks on villages in Kwata ward in Wushishi Local Government Area of Niger State. The victims comprised mostly women and children who were running for their lives during the attack. Scores of others were said to have ran into a river to escape the attack but, unfortunately, got drowned.
Buhari Appoints New COAS, Major- General Yahaya Photo credit: Channels Televisions President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Major-General Farouk Yahaya as the new Chief of Army Staff. Photo credit: Leadership News This is according to a statement signed and released on Thursday by military spokesperson Brigadier-General Onyema Nwachukwu.
Goodluck Jonathan was born in Ogbia to a Christian family of canoe makers, from the Ijaw minority ethnic group in Bayelsa state. Before his entry into politics in 1998, he worked as an education inspector, a lecturer and an environmental-protection officer. Goodluck Jonathan is one of the Nigerian Presidents that are very hard-working and dedicated, the Jonathan administration oversaw the construction of new railways in the country, including the Abuja-Kaduna railway, Lagos-Ibadan railway and conceptualised high speed rail projects.
Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Lagos, Drop Fulani Agenda Or You'll Drop Dead – PFN’s Oke
Another Protest Begins In Lagos Community residents and transporters in Lagos are protesting against bad roads allegedly causing fatal accidents at Okegbegun, by LASPOTECH, in Ikorodu. https://www.vanguardngr.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/WhatsApp-Video-2021-05-28-at-10.06.57.mp4 Photo Credit To Google Drop Fulani agenda or you'll drop dead – PFN’s Oke warns Founder of Sword of the Spirit Ministries, Bishop Francis Wale Oke, has kicked against the move to introduce Sharia law to the South-West states in the country.
Human pressures on the environment are damaging the world’s biophysical and ecological systems. A J McMichael and colleagues discuss the resulting unequal effects on health and set out strategies to help prevent and lessen the harm Human actions are changing many of the world’s natural environmental systems, including the climate system.
The National Youth Service Corps Scheme was started during Gen.Yakubu Gowon regime as the head of State of Nigeria, and the main purpose of it's creation was to unify Nigeria. Presently the house of representative has started passing a bill on scrapping the NYSC scheme. But if we are to look at it very well this One year program has a lot of advantages.
Wikipedia described an assault as the act of inflicting physical harm or unwanted physical contact upon a person. Denrele Edun shared a story of what happened to him and his mum on the 13th of June 2001 (20 years ago). He wrote on his verified Instagram page, narrating to his followers how five ladies flogged him and assualted his mum on his 20th birthday.
IYC President Regains Freedom. The President of the pan-ijaw youth group, Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) Worldwide, Peter Timothy Igbifa, has regained freedom from his abductors. Photo Credit: Najia News Igbifa was reportedly kidnapped on Tuesday morning by unknown gunmen in Rivers State while heading to the airport for a trip to Abuja.
Nigerian Popular Entertainer, Denrele Edun shares a striking post on his social media account concerning the sad experience he had 20 years ago. Edun will mark his 40th birthday in May. He recalls how his cousin sisters humiliated him on his 20th birthday. Source: Denrele Edun Instagram Account