The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), has rolled out it's timetable for conduct of 2021 local government elections in all the 20 Local Government Areas and 37 Local Council Development Areas.According to the timetable, the election is scheduled to hold on July 24, 2021.
Soldiers Flee As Gunmen Overrun Niger Military Camp, Steal Vehicle No fewer than 60 bandits invaded the military camp in the early hours of Wednesday in the Zagzaga community in the Munya Local Government Area of Niger State.They engaged the soldiers in a gun battle, leading to heavy casualties on the side of the bandits The latest attack on the military base in the state came barely three weeks after bandits attacked a Security Joint Task Force base in Allawa and Basa in the Shiroro Local Government Area of the state, killing five soldiers and a policeman.
Ekiti State is in the Southwest region of Nigeria, declared a state on 1 October 1996 alongside five other states in the country by the then military government under head of state, General Sani Abacha.It was carved out of the territory of the old Ondo State and covers the former 12 local government areas that made up the Ekiti Zone of the old Ondo State.
Dedeigbo Ayodeji Lagos State Chapter of The Youth Assembly of Nigeria applauds the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) for its expressed readiness to conduct local government elections in the state come July 2021.The leadership of YAN sees the planned election as an avenue to bolster the credentials of Lagos state as the bastion of representative democracy in the country.
By Dare Glintstone The race for the Number one seat in Kosofe Local Government has begun with the release of Electoral time-tables across board.Ayotunde Phillips, chair of Lagos State Independence Electoral Commission (LASIEC), said in a statement on Tuesday that the Lagos State government plans to hold its local government council poll in July.
Just recently, a train carrying unknown number of cows has arrived from Zamfara State to Agege local government area of Lagos State for the first time after 30 years.Agege is a suburb and local government area in the Ikeja Division of Lagos State, Nigeria.According to the reports, the train left Zamfara State a day before yesterday and arrived Lagos State in the early hours of today.
Imo Jailbreak: 107 Fleeing Inmates Return Out Of 1,844 Fugitives —Prison Service The Nigerian Correctional Service has stated that the number of fleeing inmates who escaped from the Owerri facility but have now either returned or been arrested is 107, as it expects more returns.The NCS National Public Relations Officer, Francis Enobore, confirmed this to SaharaReporters on Monday, noting that the service believed that with the release of the fleeing inmates’ photographs and bio-data, more inmates would return.
Alhaji Ibraheem Labaika is one of the prominent male Islamic singers doing well in the industry.The talented and creative singer who is also known as Gaozu Zamani by his teeming fans has many albums to his credit, he also known for his in depth and his philosophical songs.
Today's Headlines: Over 1000 APC Members Joins PDP In Zamfara, UN Suspends Operations In Dikwa, Damasak After Boko Haram Attacks, Relocates Staff
Nigerian, Ivorian Presidents May Die – Apostle Okikijesu Releases Fresh Prophecies. The Founder, Christ Apostolic Miracle Ministry, Apostle Paul Okikijesu, has called religious leaders to pray against the death of Nigerian and Ivorian Presidents, Muhammadu Buhari and Alassane Ouattara. In a statement on Saturday containing some prophecies, he said, “Pray against the death of Presidents of Nigeria and Ivory Coast.” UN Suspends Operations In Dikwa, Damasak After Boko Haram Attacks, Relocates Staff. The United
The rate of unemployment in Nigeria is increasing day by day which is due to the lack of good governance in the country. There are many Nigerians who are educated and graduated with a good result but getting a job is another problem. Meet Yazid Surajo, a Katsina-born master's degree holder who became a scavenger. Speaking with the newsmen of Daily Trust, Yazid told them that he decided to start a scrap business rather than to stay jobless. He said many of his friends used to go to Lagos and he then joined
River State Governor, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, has revealed that no presidential Aspirant can ascend the throne without the people of Rivers. To the Governor, Rivers is a major player in the decider on who emerges as president come 2023. In his insinuations, the Governor claimed that any would-be president need not undermine the importance of securing votes in Rivers, in combination with the other 2 major states in Nigeria which is either Lagos or Kano. Wike spoke during the grand finale of the Peoples Democratic
The sad story of Mary Daniel, an amputee single mother hawking bottled water on highways in the Oshodi area of Lagos State has elicited emotions from any Nigerians.Nigerians said they were left teary after the news about her encounters with fate was read.They commended her courage to face her challenges instead of begging for alms.
Here is a wooden bridge in Igando Lagos, the bridge connects Igando to Ayobo.This bridge is a death trap, you have to literally hold your hearts on your hand to cross the bridge with your car.The most interesting part of this bridge is that, some group of area boys are at the end of the bridge collects a toll fee of N200 for every car that uses the bridge and a N50 fee for trekkers.
Actually, Lagos, sometimes referred to as Lagos State to distinguish it from Lagos Metropolitan Area, is a state located in the southwestern geopolitical zone of Nigeria.
LAGOS APC SET FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTION The chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Lagos State has formally stated that it is ready for council polls, stating that the APC chapter in Lagos State is ready for the local elections.
Information reaching our news desk now has it that Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu who is the current Governor of Lagos State, has made it clear that he will not relent in spreading development to all parts of the state.The Governor made this known while speaking at a stakeholders meeting on the reconstruction and rehabilitation of some dilapidated roads like Adeniji Adele road, Oke Popo/Tapa streets in the Lagos Island, a Local Government Council of the State.
Angela Okorie is a Nollywood actress, producer and television personality.She was born on August 17, 1986.She's from Ishiagu-Ivo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Nigeria.Angela Okorie completed both her primary school and secondary school education in Lagos State.
Akin Rotimi was born in Lagos, Nigeria to parents who were public servants, and is an indigene of Odo-Ayedun, Ikole Local Government, Ekiti State, Nigeria. His Christian faith accounts for his worldview, character, interest in public service, and advocacy for equality and protection of vulnerable segments of society. He currently serves as Special Adviser to the Governor on Communications and Strategy, and member of the Executive Council of the Government of Ekiti State. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Geography
The former President of Nigeria, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua may have died but the good memories he left behind has continued to linger even after one decade of his death.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State claimed that nobody can become Nigeria's president without his state and two other states, Lagos and Kano.He said such pivotal position established the importance of Rivers in the political scheme of the country and nobody would be allowed to undermine it.