Federal Government appeals to Nigerians to stop blocking drainages

The Federal Government has appealed to Nigerians, especially those living in flood-prone areas to stop blocking drainages to enhance the flow of water. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo made the plea in a statement on Thursday by his spokesman, Laolu Akande. Professor Osinbajo, who was on a condolence visit to the Ogun State capital, noted that while it was…

CISLAC, Transparency International calls for Prohibition of illegal security vote

Some Civil Society Organizations have raised alarm over the enormous amount that goes down the drain in the name of security vote. The non-governmental organizations also charged Nigerians on the need to put an end to what it described as wastage of public funds and subtle way of engaging in corruption. The Regional Program Manager,…

Governor Ahmed commends NMA on health management as NMA commission hall

The Kwara state Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has commended the Nigeria Medical Association, NMA, for her giant stride in ensuring healthy living for people in Kwara state. On Tuesday  at the commissioning of the Doctors Hall located at Mandate area in Ilorin, the governor who was represented by the State Head of Service, Susan Oluwole, said the creation of the hall will create…

Nigeria Senate President Bukola Saraki given heroic welcome, salutes Kwarans for their steadfastness

As the Supporters of the Senate President Bukola Saraki turn out in their large numbers to welcome him back home on his victory in the Supreme court judgement which acquitted and discharge him on the recent case of his 18 count judgement and false asset declaration,  the Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki has expressed profound gratitude to Nigerians…

Vice president Osinbajo visits Kastina state , commiserates with flood victims

Emergency services in Nigeria says flooding caused by torrential rains on Nigeria’s border with Niger has left more than 52 people dead and another 20 missing in Katsina State. According to  emergency agency ,the actual numbers of casualties may never be known because of the time the downpour and flooding occurred. Meanwhile ,the official death…

International Badminton Classic starts tomorrow

No fewer than twenty-two countries will participate in this year’s International Badminton Classic, which will begin tomorrow at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall, Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. Countries that have registered are Jordan, Egypt, Germany, Ghana, Israel, Ivory Coast, Benin Republic, Czech Republic, India, Malaysia and host, Nigeria. One hundred and thirty-three players across the…

Cristiano Ronaldo expresses delight as Juventus unveils star player

Cristiano Ronaldo says he is grateful for the opportunity given to him by Juventus, as players of his age usually go to Qatar or China. The thirty-thee-year-old Portugal forward has joined the Italian champions for ninety-nine point two million pounds after nine years at Real Madrid. Ronaldo at his presentation in Turin said he is delighted to…