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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has flagged-off its annual free healthcare delivery for the aged and less-privileged persons in rural communities to commemorate the 2017 Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers (HIRD) Week.
Justice Olujumoke Aiki, the presiding judge in the suit instituted by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, against Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and 21 new Obas in the state has adjourned till November 6 hearing of the preliminary objections raised by Kunle Sobaloju, the counsel to the 12th-24th defendants.
Oyo State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr. Bimbo Kolade, has reiterated that the recent reform carried out in the Ibadan Traditional leadership structure will only enhance the status of Olubadan and deepen traditional governance in the ancient city.
Gunmen have opened fire at the palace of the Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, during installation of Mogajis and Baales on Monday.
The Council of Authentic Ibadan Mogajis on Sunday visited the Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, in his palace, where they implored him to put the crisis surrounding the installation of 21 new Ibadan kings by the state government behind him and perform his traditional duty of installation of new Mogajis (family heads).
The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, says he has no hand whatsoever in the proposed coronation of High Chiefs slated for Sunday at Mapo Hall by Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi.
The founder of the Afe Babalola University, ABUAD, Ado-Ekiti, Chief Afe Babalola, SAN, has pleaded with the Federal Government to revisit the abandoned Ekiti State Airport project.
The federal government has promised to guarantee single digit interest rate for investors in the Niger Delta, in order to fast-track the economic diversification and industrialisation of the region.
Many of the 36 states will have to rev up their internally generated income and cut expenditure and debt to survive over the next few years, according to a newly published Fiscal Sustainability Index.
Justice Yemi Ajayi of Oyo State High Court, Ibadan, has ruled that a former executive director of the Institute of Agricultural Research and Training (IAR&T), Ibadan, Professor Benjamin Ogunbodede, be remanded in prison custody, following his alleged involvement in a N204.9m fraud.
Chairman of The Patriots, Project Nigeria and Igbo Leaders of Thought respectively, Professor Ben Nwabueze, has regretted that despite his avowals that Nigeria’s unity was non-negotiable, President Muhammadu Buhari has continued to work against the country’s unity.
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has dismissed rumours that the military medical outreach was a ploy to inject a poisonous substance into people’s systems.
The Federal Road Safety Corps is organising a special operation targeted at detecting the violators of the use of driving licence.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes “world-class” Harry Kane poses a bigger threat to his side than Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku did last weekend.
The Kaduna State House of Assembly has began it’s Legislative process on the 2018 Budget Estimates which was presented to the House by the State Governor Mal. Nasir El-Rufai on Thursday 13th October, 2017.
A 27-year-old Nigerian man, Abraham Omotoso, has been sentenced to 18 years imprisonment for the murder of one Mohamed Al-Zufairi in the United Kingdom.