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Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday attributed the remarkable achievements recorded by his administration in the last three years in all sectors and sections to the hand of God, saying the feats attained across the length and breadth of the State were divinely inspired.
Eskinder Nega, an award winning Ethiopian journalist who was jailed for being critical of government, has been barred from leaving the country, a writers’ body, PEN America and a famed blogger, Befeqadu Hailu, have said.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has lauded Sen. Binta Masi of Adamawa North Senatorial District for her commitment to selfless service to her constituency.
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) plans to re-launch its Labour College Endowment Fund as part of activities marking its 40-year anniversary, Mr Peters Adeyemi, the Chairman, Organising Committee, has said.
Christians have been advised not to replace the printed version of the Holy Bible with the electronic version.
The Lagos State Judiciary will commence activities for the 2017/2018 Golden Jubilee New Legal Year with religious services to be held simultaneously on Monday.
Publisher and Chairman of Ovation Media Group, Mr. Dele Momodu, on Friday evening commended Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, saying that he has succeeded in proving that governance in Nigeria is not rocket science.
A Karu Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, on Wednesday ordered the remand of a 33-year-old man, Luke Chidozie, in prison, for allegedly defrauding a client of N250,000.
French Open champion Simona Halep will miss next week’s Wimbledon warm-up at Eastbourne after suffering an Achilles problem.
Workers of the three Colleges of Education in Kwara have started an indefinite industrial action.
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Seme Command in Badagry, says it has destroyed expired and seized medicaments in its warehouse with a Duty Paid Value (DVP) of N102.4 million.
An Iranian defence lawyer has been arrested after claiming a man executed this week for killing three policemen was innocent, Iran’s Fars news agency said Wednesday.
Spain captain Sergio Ramos and new coach Fernando Hierro displayed a united front as they looked ahead to Friday’s World Cup opener against Cristiano Ronaldo’s European champions Portugal following an extraordinary 48 hours.
By inflicting tariffs on the steel and aluminum of his allies, and then on tens of billions of dollars in goods from China, US President Donald Trump has quickly moved to fulfill the tough campaign pledges he made on trade.
Argentina captain Lionel Messi has admitted that the team had a tough time creating clearcut chances in Saturday’s Russia 2018 World Cup 1-1 draw against Iceland in Kazan.
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has urged Muslims to project Islam through the good examples of love, tolerance and peaceful disposition at all times, which he said are prerequisite for protecting the perception of the religion from distortion.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has urged Super Eagles players to make Nigerians proud as they prepare for the first match with Croatia in the 2018 World Cup in Russia on Saturday.