Year: 2021

Zulum Passes Night In Attacked Damasak, Meets Soldiers, Re-Equips Security With 12 APC, Patrol Vehicles

Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was in Damasak, from Thursday to Friday, after the town was attacked on Tuesday, by Boko Haram insurgents, killing 20 persons and injuring 21. Zulum traveled alongside Senator Abubakar Kyari representing Borno north, who hails from Damasak, member of House of Representatives, representing Mobbar, Guzamala, and Abadam,Bukar Gana…

EFCC Arrests 27 Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Ayobo-Ipaja Area of Lagos

Operatives of the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested 27 suspected internet fraudsters. They were arrested on April 9, 2021 in the Ayobo-Ipaja area of Lagos State, following verified intelligence received by the Commission about their alleged involvement in computer- related fraud. The suspects are: David Promise, Cyril…

Sanwo-Olu Kicks Off Construction Of Agbado-Marina Rail Line

Lagos state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu yesterday kicks off the construction of the 37-km Rail Mass Transit Red Line, which will traverse from Agbado to Marina moving more than one million commuters daily. The rail corridor will be constructed in three phases. The first phase (Agbado-Iddo), which will be completed in 24 months, will be sharing…

FG To Launch National Campaign Against Drug Trafficking, Illicit Drugs

The Federal Ministry of Information and Culture will collaborate with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to launch a national campaign against drug trafficking and illicit use of drugs in the country. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this in Abuja on Thursday when he received the Chairman of the…

Food Security: Lagos To Launch Five-Year Agricultural Development Roadmap

The Lagos State Government is set to launch a Five-Year Agricultural Development Roadmap on Thursday, 22nd April, 2021, in line with its T.H.E.M.E.S developmental agenda. The State Commissioner for Agriculture, Ms. Abisola Olusanya who made this known in Lagos yesterday, explained that the Roadmap would help the State achieve its goal of making Lagos a…

Lagos Set To Incorporate Waste Management In School Curriculum

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) and the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board (LASUBEB) have concluded plans to incorporate waste management in the curriculum of primary schools in the State, as a way of re-orientating the younger generation for a sustainable environment. Speaking at the inaugural training programme for teachers organised by the State…

Ahmed Musa Rejoins Kano Pillars Until End Of The Season

Super Eagles captain and former Leicester attacker Ahmed Musa, has gloriously returned to Kano Pillars FC for the reminder of the 2020/21 Nigeria Professional Football League season (NPFL). Musa previously played for the Pride of Kano in 2009 where he ended the season as the top scorer in the Nigeria Professional Football League with 18…