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  • September 28, 2022

Court bars Peter Obi, Labour Party, others from protesting at Lekki Tollgate

The Lagos Division of the Federal High Court has restrained Peter Obi’s Labour Party (LP) and its supporters from using the Lekki Tollgate as a base to hold the ‘Obidatti23 Forward Ever Rally’. This followed…
  • September 27, 2022

Nothing wrong in awarding pipeline contracts to Tompolo, Edwin Clark

The leader of the Pan-Niger Delta Forum, Chief Edwin Clark, has defended the pipeline surveillance contract awarded to the former militant leader, Government Ekpemepulo, popularly known as Tompolo, saying there is nothing wrong with it.…
  • September 26, 2022

BREAKING: Nigerian Government orders University VC to reopen schools, begin lectures amid 7 months lecturers’ strike

The Nigerian government has directed vice-chancellors to re-open universities and allow students to resume lectures immediately. The government issued the directive through the National Universities Commission (NUC), and a letter signed by its Director, Finance…
  • September 25, 2022

Lagos Police PRO disguises like a civilian as officers at checkpoints demand “For Something”

The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Benjamin Hundeyin, carried out a social experiment by disguising as a civilian and driving at about 11:50pm through police checkpoints. Hundeyin said he passed through the first…
  • September 23, 2022

Nigerian Army announces Alhaji Abubakar as sponsor of terrorists

Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji have identified one Alhaji Abubakar as the financier of two terrorist collaborators arrested in Zaria, Kaduna State. The Director, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. Musa Danmadami made this known at the…
  • September 22, 2022

Six years after marriage, Justice Ipaye’s daughter claims LGBTQ in Canada; loses custody of three children

A Canadian court has ordered that the three children of Olubukola Ajayi, daughter to Lagos State Justice Olutoyin Ipaye, be returned to Nigeria after concluding they were wrongfully retained by their mother, who has ties…
  • September 21, 2022

Journalists barred as senate resumes plenary in temporary Chamber

The upper chamber of the National As­sembly on Tuesday barred some jour­nalists from covering ple­nary at the resumption of legislative activities. The plenary was held at the Hearing Room 022 that served as makeshift cham­ber.…
  • September 20, 2022

UNGA77: Educational system determines level of national development – says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the global community for collaborative partnerships that build a framework of ideas and enable it to position learners at the core of its national efforts to transform schooling. According…
  • September 19, 2022

Family asks Sanwo-Olu to intervene in Oniju Obaship tussle

The family in line to fill the vacant stool of Oniju of Iju-Ogundimu Ilupokiki in accordance with traditional rites, has debunked the claim by one of the ruling houses that all the three ruling families…
  • September 19, 2022

List of world leaders banned from attending Queen Elizabeth II’s Funeral

On Monday, September 19, hundreds of foreign royals and leaders are expected to attend the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II in London. Most countries have had their head of state and one guest invited…