Tuesday, November 19, 2019

NATIONAL NEWS

The Reason I am heading to Supreme Court – Akinlade

The Governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) in Ogun State, Adekunle Akinlade, yesterday declared his readiness to approach the Supreme...

2.5% of National Budget Proposed for Constituency Projects – Senate

The Senate has proposed that two and a half per cent of the federal budget be set aside annually for the funding...

Ace Broadcaster Emmanuel Ugolee Authors First Book

Economist, Broadcaster, Marketing Communications specialist, Content creator and Voice Actor Emmanuel Ugolee has added yet another giant stride to his list of...

Road accident claims seven lives in Osun

The Federal Road Safety Commission in Osun State on Saturday said that seven persons died in a road accident on Osogbo-Ikirun Road,...

Open defecation can increase rate of sexual assault on children, women...

Mrs Sharon Ikeazor, the Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Environment said on Saturday that Open Defecation (OD) could lead to an...

Sacking of Osinbajo’s Aides Has No Political, Ethnic Motives – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the ethnic and political interpretations that have been given to the recent disengagement of 35 aides of...

Telcos lament impact of over 40 taxes, levies on expansion drive

Telecommunications operators in Nigeria now pay over 40 different taxes and levies to various agencies of governments at federal, state and local...

Producers of rice to support border closure with price slash

In response to the Federal Government’s plea for farmers not to take advantage of the current border closure, producers of the Ogoja...

Osinbajo reacts to alleged “rift” with Buhari

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has reacted to another claim by a journalist Festus Adebayo about a supposed rift between him and...

No robbery at our Benin branch – CBN

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)has said there was no robbery attack at its Benin branch in Edo State.