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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

Court orders EFCC to freeze Lagos government account

Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Tuesday ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes commission, EFCC, to freeze the sum of N9.9bn belonging to the State.
President Muhammadu Buhari has just taken his oath of office.

May 29: APC South-West greets President Buhari, VP Osinabjo, charges Governors Sanwo-Olu, Abiodun on...

The All Progressives Congress (APC), the South West has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari and the Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on their inauguration as they took oath of office on Wednesday for their second term in office, charging them to double the efforts of the administration on the anti-graft war and strengthen governance process for better service delivery to Nigerians.

Governor Ambode: I have served humanity, posterity will judge me

As he prepares to bow out of office, Lagos State Governor Akinwumi Ambode on Friday said he has served humanity throughout his reign and that posterity will judge him.
Kayode Fayemi

APC: NGF under Governor Fayemi will support President Buhari in delivering good governance

Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu, APC’s National Publicity Secretary, expressed the view in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, congratulating Fayemi on his election as the new NGF Chairman.
Lagos State House of Assembly

Committee presents 2019 budget report to Lagos Assembly

Against all expectations, the Lagos state House of Assembly failed to pass the 2019 budget at plenary on Friday.
Nigeria’s Vice president Yemi Osinbajo has debunked rumours stating he has resigned his position as the nation’s vice president.

VP Osinbajo blames past governments for Nigeria’s lack of progress

The major problem facing Nigeria is lack of integrity on the part of its leaders, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said.
Lagos Akinwunmi Ambode

Lagos government urges occupants of distressed buildings to relocate

Lagos State government has urged occupants of marked distressed buildings across the state to immediately vacate them pending the arrival of the demolition team of Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA).

Lagos. The Moment. The Man.

As excellent a city as Lagos is, and as profound as its journey has been thus far, Lagos is ready to become its greater self.
Lagos Akinwunmi Ambode

Governor Ambode cautions military on abuse of human rights

Concerned by the flagrant abuse of human rights by some members of the armed forces, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode, yesterday charged the military and other security agencies across the country to sensitise their officers on the tenets and principles of the rule of law in order to guarantee cordial relationship between civilians and the Armed Forces.
The Lagos State Government on Tuesday held a stakeholders forum on the need for preservation of historical and cultural heritage sites-monuments in the state.

Lagos government holds stakeholders forum on preservation of heritage sites

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday held a stakeholders forum on the need for preservation of historical and cultural heritage sites/monuments in the state.
Nasir El-Rufai

Governor el-Rufai: Northerners ready for restructuring

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, governors of Kaduna and Oyo states, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai and Abiola Ajimobi, respectively and other eminent Nigerians yesterday stressed the need for the country to be restructured to overcome myriad of problems confronting it as a nation.
President Buhari presides over Inaugural Meeting of APC Presidential Campaign Council in Abuja on 10th Jan 2019-2

President Buhari: My re-election is guaranteed

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday that he was not in doubt that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) would clinch victory a second time in the general election slated for next month.
Obafemi Hamzat

Femi Hamzat: Why I rejected Goodluck Jonathan’s $5 million bribe

The running mate to the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Lagos State, Obafemi Hamzat, has alleged that he rejected a $5 million bribe from former President Goodluck Jonathan during the 2015 elections.

Official: Expect Lake Rice in Lagos markets soon

The Lagos State Government says its indigenous rice called “Lake Rice” would be available in markets before the year ends at the rate of N12,000 per bag.
President Muhammadu Buhari has finally reacted to reports that he had been cloned.

Muhammadu Buhari: I’ll win 2019 election

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged his supporters not to panic, saying he would win the 2019 presidential election and return to power.
President Buhari returns to Abuja after a 5 day Official Visit to Paris on 14th Nov 2018 3

Muhammadu Buhari: Don’t see 2019 elections as declaration of war

President Muhamadu Buhari has urged politicians not to see the 2019 general election as a declaration of war.

Abiola Ajimobi, Rauf Aregbesola, others lead APC reconciliation committees

Nigeria’s governing party, APC, has set up six committees to resolve the crises from its primaries across the country.
This picture taken on Tuesday, July 17, shows trucks completely blocking a section of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway at Second Rainbow inward Mile 2, and commercial buses driving against traffic.

Apapa gridlock threat to South West, Nigerian economy – governors

The South-West Governors’ Forum says the incessant gridlock on Apapa Expressway in Lagos State is posing a serious threat to the economy of the region and that of Nigeria as a whole.

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Ohanaeze youth denies receiving Senator Ekweremadu at airport

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide denied welcoming former deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, at the Enugu airport.
A don, Prof. Leke Oduwaye, on Monday urged Lagos State Government to prosecute owners of buildings blocking drainage right-of -way to guard against flooding.

Flood submerges Yola metropolis

The Adamawa State capital, Yola, was completely submerged as cars were seen floating and thousands of houses and properties destroyed and submerged by the flood which was caused by a heavy down pour which lasted for six hours.

Bode George: Asking ministers to go through Abba Kyari will slow down governance

Chief Olabode George, a former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Friday added his voice to the criticisms that has trailed the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari directing his ministers to channel all their meeting requests to him through his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari.
Governor Udom Emmanuel has commiserated with Senator Chris Ekpeyong over the demise of his wife Dr. Grace Ekpeyong.

Akwa Ibom governor consoles senator on wife’s death

Governor Udom Emmanuel has commiserated with Senator Chris Ekpeyong over the demise of his wife Dr. Grace Ekpeyong.

Police launch manhunt for man who raped landlady to death

Residents of Olorunda area in Ado-Ekiti have continued to mourn the gruesome murder of a Landlady by a tenant, as Police launch manhunt for the suspect.