Rainstorm wreck havoc in Kwara state

A heavy downpour attended with rainstorm on Saturday night in Ilorin the Kwara State capital has rendered many residents homeless. The bad effects of the incident, which also spread across other parts of the state, forced the state governor, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, on Sunday to seek Federal Government’s assistance to support the victims. A statement by…

OYCSDA trains 200 people for rural project management

About 200 members of the Local Government Review Committee (LGRC) have been trained over the weekend by Oyo State Community and Social Development Agency (OYCSDA) to ensure the longevity of projects in their various domains. This, the agency said would ensure the positive manifestation of the 788 projects recently handed over to the communities in…

Edo 2020: Obaseki commends Buhari for defending democracy

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Sunday thanked president Muhammadu Buhari for defending the nation’s democracy. Obaseki, also commended the president for allowing the independent Electoral Commission and the security services to perform their constitutional functions without interference. He noted that INEC and the security services have shown Nigerians and the world that they are……

LASG releases 2020/2021 Academic session calendar

The Lagos State Ministry of Education, Office of Education Quality Assurance has released the approved Lagos State school calendar for year 2020/2021 session. According to the time table, both public and private schools below tertiary level will resume First Term academic activities on Monday 21st September, 2020 while the term runs through Friday 18th December,…

Taraba State Governor’s wife commends Fidelity Bank on free medical outreach

Wife of Taraba State Governor, Anna Darius Ishaku has commended Fidelity Bank Plc for providing a three-day free medical outreach to 829 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Kona community, Jalingo Taraba State, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. The Hope Afresh Foundation organised the outreach in collaboration with employees of the bank…

Lagos crowns two winners at Smart Meter Hackathon

Team Power Bit Crunchers from the hardware category and team Zeena Platform from the software category, have emerged as winners at the Lagos Smart Meter Hackathon and have earned the combined prize money of N10 million to bring their innovative solutions to life and improve access to electricity in Lagos state. Speaking on the high…