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Gov Ganduje’s Sacked Aide, Salihu Tanko-Yakassai, Released From DSS Custody

Gov Ganduje’s Sacked Aide, Salihu Tanko-Yakassai, Released From DSS Custody

The Department of State Services(DSS) has released Salihu Tanko Yakasai, the sacked aide of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano. Salihu was arrested on Friday following his comments asking for President Buhari’s resignation if he could…

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How I Was Lured Into Prostitution In Libya – Trafficking Victim Recounts Ordeal

How I Was Lured Into Prostitution In Libya – Trafficking Victim Recounts Ordeal

Frasanna Adejoke, an alleged victim of human trafficking, has narrated how she was taken to Libya for prostitution despite being initially told she would be going to Europe. Adejoke spoke on Monday while testifying in…

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Bandits: Why Kidnapping School Students Is Lesser Evil – Sheikh Gum

Bandits: Why Kidnapping School Students Is Lesser Evil – Sheikh Gum

Controversial Islamic Scholar, Ahmad Gumi on Monday described the kidnapping of school children by bandits as lesser evil. Gumi said kidnapping school students was a lesser evil when compared to the ransacking of towns and…

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Group Accuses Buhari Of Sidelining VP, Osinbajo

Group Accuses Buhari Of Sidelining VP, Osinbajo

The National Coordinator of Concerned Advocates for Good Governance, (CAGG), Olusegun Bamgbose claimed that Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has been sidelined from President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. Bamgbose in an interview on Monday said Osinbajo is…

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Lagos East: Court Dismisses PDP’s Case Against Senator Abiru

Lagos East: Court Dismisses PDP’s Case Against Senator Abiru

A Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed a suit seeking to disqualify Senator Adetokunbo Abiru of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from continuing to represent Lagos East senatorial district in the National Assembly. Justice…

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Police Arrest 3 Kidnappers, 7 Others In Mushin

Police Arrest 3 Kidnappers, 7 Others In Mushin

Lagos State Police have arrested three kidnappers and seven others in the Mushin area of the state. In a statement on Monday, the police also said it impounded 29 motorcycles in the state during the…

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COVID-19: Again, Lagos Extends Work-From-Home Directive By Four Weeks

COVID-19: Again, Lagos Extends Work-From-Home Directive By Four Weeks

In a bid to maintain further decline in recorded cases of COVID-19, Lagos State Government has further extended the work-from-home directive to civil servants on Salary Grade Levels 12 and below by four weeks. The…

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IPC Faults Gumi’s Comments Referring To Journalists As Criminals

IPC Faults Gumi’s Comments Referring To Journalists As Criminals

The International Press Centre has dismissed the recent comment of Islamic cleric, Sheik Ahmad Gumi, that journalists are criminals as reckless. Its Executive Director Lanre Arogundade said Gumi was setting a bad precedent with the…

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COVID-19: SERAP Writes Adamu, Seeks Probe Of ‘Missing Billions’ In Water Ministry, Agencies

COVID-19: SERAP Writes Adamu, Seeks Probe Of ‘Missing Billions’ In Water Ministry, Agencies

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a Freedom of Information request to the Minister of Water Resources Engr. Suleiman Adamu, urging him to “clarify the action that his Ministry has taken to address…

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No Fuel Price Increase In March, Says NNPC

No Fuel Price Increase In March, Says NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has denied reports of any increment in the price of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) in the country in March 2021. The NNPC disclosed this in a statement signed on…

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