2017 JAMB: Mrs. Ortom Promises free JAMB Forms For Female Science Candidates

Mrs. Eunice Ortom, wife of Benue Governor, has promised to purchase JAMB forms for female students interested in science courses. She made the promise on Friday in Makurdi, while meeting with women to asses the progress of her  NGO – Eunice Spring of Life Foundation( ESLF). The NGO initiates and promotes programmes that would assist…

Social Investment Programmes Forms Not For Sale – Presidency

Laolu Akande, Abuja: No scheme under the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programmes, SIP, attracts an application fee and Nigerians should refuse to pay anyone money, just as the Presidency disclosed that five more states would be joining in the implementation of the Homegrown School Feeding Programme. Making this disclosure on Sunday while giving a weekly…

We served contravention notices before demolishing structures in Ikoyi-LASG

Mr Steve Ayorinde, Commissioner for Information and Strategy Kazeem Ugbodaga The Lagos State Government on Saturday said owners of the buildings demolished in Ikoyi were duly served with contravention, removal and quit notices before the exercise was carried out, just as it vowed to intensify efforts to rid the State of illegal structures. In a…

Owners of demolished structures in Ikoyi duly served notices – Ayorinde

…….Vows to Rid State Of Illegal Structures The Lagos State Government on Saturday said owners of the buildings demolished in Ikoyi were duly served with contravention, removal and quit notices before the exercise was carried out, just as it vowed to intensify efforts to rid the State of illegal structures. In a statement issued by…

MHR Adewale’s replacement, youth group set to tackle imposition

By Lanre Adesanya Barely two months left to perfect search for a good replacement for deceased (Dr)  Elijah Adewale, the Federal  House of Representatives member representing Ifako/Ijaye federal  constituency, concerned youths there have stated their resolve to hinder all forms of alleged imposition attempt at the upcoming bye-election for JAH’s replacement. Youth under the aegies  of…

General Overseer Arrested for Sleeping With 38 Under-aged girls

About 38 under-aged girls have accused the General Overseer of Tongue of Fire Restoration Ministry, Chukwuma Nkwocha to have slept with them. Nkwocha, 38, was discovered to have camped and defiled kids aged 10 to 15 and he was said to have lured the girls to his house based on their lack of places to sleep. The Lagos…

Ondo Poll: Another APC aspirant withdraws from race

Ahead of Saturday’s primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, another aspirant, Mr. Derin Adesida Friday withdrew from the race to clinch the ticket of the party. Adesida, who was the former House of Representatives lawmaker between 2007 and 2011 said he dropped his ambition in order to support another aspirant,…

Hajj: The Need To Improve Operational Guidelines

In the name of Allah who states “….. and pilgrimage to the House is incumbent upon men for the sake of Allah, (upon) everyone who is able to undertake the journey to it; and whoever disbelieves, then surely Allah is self – sufficient, above any needs of the worlds” Q3:97 May the everlasting peace and…

Religious Leaders, Greatest Perpetrators Of Sexual Crime –Lagos Police

  Lagos State Police Command Thursday said statistics available to it showed that religious leaders are greatest sex offenders in the state. Public Relations Officer of the Command, Dolapo Badmos, disclosed this, Thursday at the flag-off of a one month long awareness campaign against all forms of domestic and sexual violence crimes, just as it…

Borno Elders Appeal For More Food Items , Others To IDPs

The Borno Elders Forum (BOEF) has yesterday appealed to Nigerians and international donor agencies to rescue over 2.6 million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) with “humanitarian and rehabilitation” assistance, before they return to their respective liberated communities this year. The appeal was made at a news conference held by BOEF chairman, AmbUsmanGaltimari at the Government House,…

Igp Idris And Sahara Reporters’ Tale By Moonlight

The recent article on the online news medium Sahara Reporters (SR), in which yet another attempt at denigrating the person of the acting Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris should not have come as a surprise to observers of recent developments in the security agency. Laughable, puerile and an outright imagination of its architects,…