COVID-19: Osun Announces School Resumption Date

The Osun State Government has announced a new schedule for the reopening of schools in the State, as resumption of schools has been tentatively slated for September 21, 2020.  In a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, Mrs Funke Egbemode, at the end of this week’s State Executive Council meeting, the government […]

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Unions Protest Against Planned Concession Of Four Airports

Workers under the aegis of the Association of Nigerian Aviation Professionals, (ANAP), and the National Air Transport Employees of Nigeria, (NUATE), have protested against the planned concession of four International Airports in the Country. The workers who held the protest at the Ilorin International Airport in Kwara State on Monday lamented that previous concessions by […]

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Lagos Sets Date For Reopening Of Primary And Secondary Schools

Reopening of Primary and Secondary Schools have been confirmed by Lagos State.The Lagos state government led by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu disclosed that primary and secondary schools are scheduled to re-open from September 21. Speaking during his regular briefing on the state’s COVID-19 status, Governor Sanwo-Olu said tertiary institutions would reopen from September 14, 2020.On reopening […]

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Adesina Re-Elected As AfDB President

Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has been re-elected as President of the Africa Development Bank by its Board of Governors. He was re-elected during the bank’s 55th Annual Meetings, which is being held virtually due to COVID-19 restrictions. A globally-renowned development economist and a World Food Prize Laureate and Sunhak Peace Prize Laureate, Dr. Adesina has distinguished […]

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Police Finally Parade six Suspected Uwa Killers 

Six suspects who allegedly raped an 100-Level Microbiology student, Uwaila Vera Omozuwa, of the University of Benin, have been paraded by the Edo State Police Command. Uwa was raped and murdered in a church in Ihovbe quarters, Benin. The suspects are Nelson Ogbebor, Akato Valentine, Mrs. Tina Samuel, Mrs. Mary Ade, Nosa Osabohien and Collins […]

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FEC Approves N722.3m For Audit Of NDDC

The Federal Executive Council has approved N722.3 million for eight field forensic auditors to audit the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The payment will come directly from the Presidency as the National Assembly is on break and the 2020 budget for the NDDC has not been passed.The field auditors will also look into the 12,000 […]

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