Alleged S3xual Assault: Baba Ijesha To Be Arraigned On June 24

Posted by - June 21, 2021

Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka alias Baba Ijesha is to be arraigned at an Ikeja Special Offences Court on Thursday over allegations of carnal knowledge of a minor. Baba Ijesha who has been in custody since his arrest on April 22, is to stand trial before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo on June 24 the judge’s because list

COVID-19: NCDC Reports Zero Cases June 20

Posted by - June 21, 2021

Spread of COVID-19 in Nigeria continues to record a significant decrease as the latest statistics by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reveal Nigeria now has 167,206 confirmed cases. The NCDC said on its verified website on Monday that the case count has continued to creep down in the country. It revealed that no

We Are Ready To Resume CVR On June 28 – INEC

Posted by - June 18, 2021

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it is fully ready to resume the nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) scheduled for June 28. INEC Deputy Director, Voter Education Division, Mrs Mary Nkem, stated this at a road show on the CVR organised by the commission in Abuja. Nkem said the road show was to sensitise

FG Declares Monday, June 14, Public Holiday For Democracy Day

Posted by - June 10, 2021

Federal Government has declared Monday, June 14, as Public Holiday to mark 2021 Democracy Day. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Dr Shuaib Belgore, said this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja. Belgore said the Minister of Interior, Mr Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration on behalf of the federal government. Aregbesola congratulated Nigerians on the

Lawyers Urge FG To Deduct Judiciary Funds From June FAAC

Posted by - June 10, 2021

Some Lawyers in Osun State on Thursday urged the Federal Government to deduct funds meant for state judiciaries from the June 2021 Federal Account Allocation Committee (FAAC). They made the call in an interview in Osogbo. The 64-day-old strike, the longest industrial action in the Nigerian judiciary was suspended on Wednesday, following a meeting between

Rescind Decision On June Tariff Hike, Reps Urge NERC

Posted by - May 20, 2021
House of Representatives has urged the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), to rescind its decision to further increase the electricity tariff in June. The call was sequel to a unanimous adoption of a motion by Representative Aniekan Umanah (PDP-Akwa Ibom), at plenary on Thursday. Moving the motion, Umanah said it was important to suspend the