Suspected transformer vandal electrocuted in Kano

A 35 year- old man, identified as Jamilu Adamu, was on Wednesday electrocuted at Kawon Maigari, Hotoro area of Kano State, while attempting to vandalize a fenced public transformer. In a statement issued and signed by KEDCO’s spokesperson, Mohammed Kandi, it stated that Adamu was found dead, with some tools, including sizes 17 and 20 […]

Money laundering: Appeal Court orders fresh trial for ex-Lagos speaker, Ikuforiji

The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal has set aside the ruling of a Federal High Court in Lagos, which in September 2014, freed a former Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Adeyemi Ikuforiji, and his aide, Mr. Oyebode Atoyebi, of money laundering charges. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission had […]

Ekiti 2018: I may defect from PDP—- Fayose

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has hinted that he might dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for another party during the 2018 governorship poll in the state. Fayose disclosed this on Wednesday, November 30, when he met with the members of the Suppliers’ Association of Nigeria, Ikere chapter. Speaking on the backdrop of the […]

46yr-old teacher rapes 2yr-old pupil in Lagos

A 46-year-old teacher, Adenekan Adegboyega, has been arrested by the police in Lagos State for allegedly defiling a two-year-old girl. The supervising teacher in one of the popular and privately–run schools in Lagos State was alleged to have defiled the little girl under the guise of teaching her sex education. The Commissioner of Police in […]

Kwara Assembly seeks further clarifications on Gov. Ahmed’s proposed N1billion loan

AUTHORITY of the Kwara State House of Assembly has deferred further deliberations on the request of the State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, seeking for the approval of the legislature to access N1billion Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN), agricultural loan to farmers till Tuesday next week. It also directed the State government to furnish the House […]

Gov Ahmed Calls for Military at Borders

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has called for the establishment of military formations in border communities across the state to strengthen security of lives and property. Governor Ahmed made the call when he received the Commandant, National Defence College, Nigeria, Abuja, Rear Admiral Samuel Alade at the Government House. The Governor who commended the […]

KWHA urges KWSG to fund Kaiama–Kishi road project through IF–K Funds

The Kwara state State Government has been urged to ensure that the N600million approved by the Federal government on Kaiama – Kishi road Project is accessed to make the Contractor handling the road project returns to site immediately. This is part of the resolutions of the State House of Assembly, while reconsidering a report titled […]