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Akwa Ibom State Government gets license to expand electricity generation at Ibom Power Plant

bom Power Plant located at Ikot Abasi local government area.The state governor Udom Emmanuel announced this when he played host to the membe License has been approved for the Akwa Ibom State Government to expand electricity generation at Ibom Power Plant located at Ikot Abasi local government area. The state governor Udom Emmanuel announced this when he played host to ... Read More »

Cross River State Has Not Banned Devotion In Schools – SSG

A statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Barr Tina Banku Agbor, on Friday said that a circular issued by the Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Education, Mrs Anne O. Odey, suspending assemblies in schools should be disregarded. “The circular issued by the Permanent Secretary was neither at the instance of the State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade ... Read More »

SEE PHOTOS: Fire Guts Sokoto State Government House.

A building inside the Sokoto state government House was gutted by fire Tuesday afternoon when a tanker offloading its content which was petrol went up in flames. Speaking on the incident, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media, Imam Imam, in a statement said: “On Tuesday, 27/10/2015, a tanker discharging fuel at a filling station within the perimeter wall ... Read More »

3 Student Assaulted a 6 years old girl in Edo State School of Nursing

An Oredo Magistrate’s Court sitting in Benin city had on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 arraigned three Nursing students of the Edo State School of Nursing for sexually assaulting a six-year-old girl in the school hostel located on Sapele Road. Among the trio were 26-year-old Egbai Kenneth, 22-year-old Paul Aghama, and Osemwegie Jeffery. The suspects were arraigned on two counts bordering ... Read More »

30 Boko Haram Insurgents Killed In Adamawa State

30 members of the Boko Haram sect were killed in a gun battle with Nigerian troops assisted by the local vigilantes in the early hours of yesterday at the border villages between Adamawa and Borno states. This happened after Boko Haram members on Sunday invaded Gwoza local government area of Borno State, killing nine people and destroying houses. According to ... Read More »

3 Nigerian Doctors Kidnapped In Imo State

A former Chairman of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), in Edo State, Dr Philip Ugbodaga and two other medical doctors whose identities are yet to be known have been reportedly kidnapped by gunmen. Ugbodaga and his two colleagues were said to have been abducted Friday at Umuaka, in Isu local government area of Imo State, where they had gone to ... Read More »

Bayelsa State Declares 7 Days Mourning As Flags Fly At Half Mast For Alamieyeseigha

Bayelsa State Government yesterday declared 7 days of mourning in honour of its former governor Chief Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, who passed away last Saturday and directed that flags in all public buildings and premises across the state be flown at half mast. The Bayelsa State Government, in a statement by Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Esueme Dan-Kikile, said within the period ... Read More »

Kcee Dances With Lagos State First Lady, Bolanle Ambode (Photos)

Limpopo master, Kcee was a guest performer at an event hosted by the Lagos state First lady, Mrs Bolanle Patience Ambode. The event tagged the Committee of wives of Lagos State officials COWLSO was held in Lagos at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island. The event had in attendance wives of top Lagos State government officials led by Mrs ... Read More »

Two Fake Policemen Arrested In Lagos State (Photo)

A 43-year-old man, Lawal Hakeem, said he impersonated a policeman to get money to fight excruciating hunger. Hakeem was arrested along with Abiodun Ibrahim, 32, at Mile 2 area of the Lagos metropolis by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS). The suspect, who was found with a fake police identity card, said he used to be a policeman, but ... Read More »

Goodluck Jonathan Still ‘President” In Bayelsa State – See What Happened

According to an online user, the portrait of immediate past president Goodluck Jonathan is still hanging on the reception wall of a hotel reportedly owned by Dame Patience Jonathan (former first lady) in Yenogoa, Bayelsa state -as she has reportedly refused to acknowledge president Buhari as the number one citizen…This is how it was shared online… Is anything wrong with ... Read More »

Ogun State Police Parade Cultist For Armed Robbery, Retrieve 10 Cars

Press statement from Ogun state police command… The Ogun State police Command has arrested and paraded 27 suspects who were apprehended for various offenses at different locations in Ogun state by police operatives attached to Special Anti Robbery Squad and the Department of Criminal Investigation and Intelligence of the command. The command,which had been on the trail of some notorious ... Read More »

(Sad) Lagos State Named 4th Worst City To Live In Globally

Lagos has been ranked amongst the worst cities to live globally following the ‘Global Liveability Ranking’, by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) for 2015. The centre of excellence, Lagos was considered the fourth least (137) liveable city in the world on the list of 140. The survey took account of cities’ healthcare, education, safety, culture, environment and infrastructure. Syrian city ... Read More »

Happy Birthday; Lagos State Governor Ambode Is A Year Older Today.

Lagos State Governor,Akinwunmi Ambode is 52-years-old today, June 14, 2015. Ambode was born on June 14, 1963, to Festus Akinwale Ambode and Christianah Oluleye Ambode as the sixth of ten children. He was sworn into office as Governor on Friday, May 29, 2015, and previously served as Accountant-General of the state. While speaking on the occasion, Ambode’s Chief Press Secretary, ... Read More »