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Constituents want Rep Femi Gbajabiamila to seek another term

Residents of Surulere Federal Constituency 1 have passed a vote of confidence on Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, urging him to seek another term.

Man remanded in Kirikiri prison for allegedly defiling 12-year-old boy

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the remand of a 42-year-old driver, Seyi Olowokere, in Kirikiri Prison, for alleged sexual assault on a 12 -year-old boy.

Keke: Women’s involvement has brought respect, dignity to the job – operators

Tricycle business in the country popularly called `Keke Marwa` is believed to be a male-dominated-transport business.

Lagos truly deserves a special status – Governor Ambode tells President Buhari

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday evening urged President Muhammadu Buhari to seriously consider the possibility of granting Lagos a Special Status to enable it sustain its position as the driver of the nation’s economic growth.

TCN: Lagos environs to experience blackout

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says there will be a four-hour power outage in Itire and its environs of Lagos due to routine maintenance.

Blackout looms in Lagos over TCN sub-station shutdown

There will be a total blackout in Itire and its environs of Lagos as the Management of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has proposed a four-hour power outage due to routine maintenance.

Christians hold processions on Lagos roads to mark Palm Sunday

Several churches with their congregation stepped out on the streets of Lagos on Sunday, to celebrate Palm Sunday, which usually occurs a week before Easter celebrations.

Youths urged to stop blaming politicians, get involved in politics

The convener of the ‘Not Too Young To Run’ initiative in Surulere Federal Constituency I in Lagos State, Mr. Ifeoluwa Chris, has called on youths to participate in politics instead of lamenting and blaming the older politicians.

Presidency: DSS did not brief us on abducted port worker

The Presidency on Thursday said the Department of State Services had yet to brief it on a port worker, Moruf Ajao, who was allegedly abducted by operatives of the agency in the Aguda, Surulere area of Lagos State.

World Water Day: Lagos water corporation carries out free water tests

The Lagos Water Corporation on Tuesday said the Corporation would carry out three-Day water tests in its eight operational regions in Lagos State, to mark the 2018 World Water Day.

Victim: Kidnap kingpin Evans chained me for 88 days

Mr Donatius Dunu, the Managing Director of Maydon Pharmaceuticals, has told the court that he was kidnapped, chained and held for 88 days by billionaire kidnap kingpin Evans.

Police arrest four suspects for purchasing N9.8 million goods with fake bank alert

Operatives of the Federal Special Anti-robbery Squad, FSARS, at Adeniji Adele Road, Lagos Island, Lagos have arrested four men who allegedly connived with two others still at large to purchase 1,100 cantons of vegetable power oil valued N9,880,000 from the Management of Multi-purpose Consumer Product Ltd with fake bank alert and escaped.

Ibadan DisCo warns against electricity hazard

The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) on Monday, advised the public to be wary of electricity hazards and shun habits that poses danger to their lives and property while using electrical appliances.

Fuji legend Kwam 1 weds long-time partner Fathia Opeyemi

Fuji legend, Wasiu Ayinde aka Kwam 1, pulled a surprise on his family and friends on Saturday morning when he wedded with his long-time partner, Fathia Opeyemi.

Governor Ambode: Lagos still interested in taking over national stadium, theatre

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Friday said the state government was still interested in taking over the National Stadium, Surulere and the National Theatre for the purpose of reviving them to boost tourism in the state.

Governor Ambode: We’ll bring back night life in Surulere

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday said his administration will go all out to transform the economy of Surulere and make it to be at par with those of Victoria Island and Ikoyi, starting with the resuscitation of the nightlife of the axis.

Police nab suspected killers of Lagos neighbourhood corps official

The police in Lagos have arrested over 70 suspected cultists, including those who allegedly killed a neighbourhood corps official, in a major clampdown against cultism across the state.

Headteacher in court for allegedly defiling pupil

David Eyo, a 31-year-old headteacher, who allegedly defiled his 10-year-old pupil, was on Tuesday remanded in Kirikiri Prison on the orders of an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.

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Rice millers in Gombe State have called on both the Federal and State Governments’ support for acquisition of modern rice drying machine to boost production of the commodity in the state.

Christmas: We are capable of meeting demands – rice millers

The Nasarawa State Chapter of Rice Millers and Dealers Association of Nigeria (RIMDAN) says it has enough local rice to meet demands of customers during Christmas and New Year celebrations.
In 2016 while inspecting ongoing projects in the state, Rivers State Governor, Nyesome Wike said his administration had built over 200 roads and bridges in the state.

Rivers governor discloses who will succeed him in 2023

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has said that he can only support the person who has the capacity to govern the State in the 2023 general elections.

Cleric urges c to lead exemplary lives

A cleric, Rev. Charles Ngugu, has called on Christians to live exemplary lives based on the teachings of the Holy Bible.
A Senior Legislative Aide to Deputy Senate President of the Nigerian Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege on Youths Affairs, Mr Efe Ugbarugba narrowly escaped death when he was allegedly attacked by yet unknown gunmen in Otokutu-Agbarha, Ughelli North Local Government, Delta State.

Senator Omo-Agege’s aide escapes death by whiskers in Delta

A Senior Legislative Aide to Deputy Senate President of the Nigerian Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, on Youths Affairs, Mr Efe Ugbarugba, narrowly escaped death when he was allegedly attacked by yet unknown gunmen in Otokutu-Agbarha, Ughelli North Local Government, Delta State.
There was wild jubilation in Sagamu on Saturday night after Anthony Joshua regained the WBA, IBF, and WBO heavyweight titles by defeating Andy Ruiz Jr.

Nigeria football legends celebrate Anthony Joshua after reclaiming heavyweight titles

Nigeria legends Nwankwo Kanu, Yakubu Aiyegbeni, Sunday Oliseh, and Mutiu Adepoju have joined fans across the world to celebrate Anthony Joshua after he reclaimed the heavyweight titles in Saudi Arabia.