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Ondo community laments rising hoodlum attacks

The residents of Ìrele community in the Ìrele Local Government Area of Ondo State are sounding the alarm over escalating attacks, with reports of injuries and destruction of farmlands by suspected hoodlums. In telephone interviews on Thursday, some residents expressed…

Adeleke makes U-turn on new Osun logo

Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke, has announced a call for entries for a new logo of Osun State, with the submission period running from today until Friday, April 26. This decision comes in response to public outcry and opposition criticism…

Governor Adeleke Orders Logo Design Competition Between April 19th to 26th

Following his assent to a bill for change of Osun State logo, Governor Ademola Adeleke has directed the holding of a logo crafting competition to hold between April 19th and 26th. Those submitting a design are to take into account…

Car detached from tow truck crushes woman in Anambra

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Anambra State Sector Command, has confirmed the death of a woman in an accident at Okpoko Market on the Asaba-Onitsha Road. The Sector Commander, Mr Adeoye Irelewuyi, who confirmed the accident to journalists in…

Oyo to partner investors for tourism development, says Makinde

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, reiterated his administration’s commitment to collaborating with investors to unlock the tourism potential within the state. Makinde emphasized the abundance of opportunities in the tourism sector, capable of fostering prosperity if effectively harnessed….

Heavy floods in UAE, Afghanistan, Pakistan, 135 people killed

Afghanistan’s disaster management department reported that approximately 70 people lost their lives due to heavy rains that have battered the country over the past five days, exacerbating flash floods triggered by spring downpours. Meanwhile, neighbouring Pakistan also faced severe spring…

Oko Fed poly students protest exam fee, others

Students from the Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra State, gathered in protest on Tuesday, expressing their dissatisfaction with the recurrent imposition of examination fees and other levies by the school authorities. With a turnout exceeding 1,000 students from various departments, they…

Yahaya Bello asks court to set aside arrest warrant against him

Former Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has filed a petition at the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking to invalidate an arrest warrant issued against him. Represented by his lawyer, Abdulwahab Mohammed, SAN, Bello argued before Justice Emeka Nwite…

FCT police confirm receipt of N20m bounty placed on wanted kidnappers by Wike

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Commissioner of Police, CP Benneth C. Igweh, has announced that the command has received the N20 million bounty previously offered by FCT Minister Nyesom Wike for the capture of two notorious kidnappers. This revelation was…

DJ Commissioner Wysei, not DJ Switch, arrested – Lagos police

The Lagos State Police Command has issued a public apology following a mix-up in the alleged arrest of popular Nigerian disc jockey, Obianuju Catherine Udeh, also known as DJ Switch. State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, conveyed the…