Sunday, 29 November, 2020

Month: October 2020


A Greek priest has been shot outside his church in Lyon, France. Saturday’s attack comes 24 hours after a terrorist with a knife attacked many people outside a church in the Southern French city of Nice, killing three and injuring Read more…


Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire. Dr Osagie Ehanire, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, has said that the government was planning to provide better funding for hospitals so that migration becomes unattractive for doctors in the country. Ehanire made the comments Read more…


Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State governor, has lifted the curfew imposed on the state following the violence that occurred in the wake of the #EndSARS protests. Sanwo-Olu disclosed this in a statement by Commissioner for Information in the state, Gbenga Omotosho. Read more…


An auto accident has claimed the lives of two personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Ondo State. The personnel were travelling in a space wagon in Okitipupa Local Government Area of the state when the accident Read more…


Mr Olajide Fowotade has narrated to the Lagos Judicial Panel of Inquiry how a police officer brutalised and removed two of his upper front teeth. Fowotade, while explaining his encounter with the police, said one officer named Ayo and attached Read more…


[Africa Renewal] Ms. Gertrude Mongella of Tanzania was the Secretary-General of the Fourth UN World Conference on Women held in Beijing, China, in 1995. They went, they saw, they conquered and lived to tell the story… 25 years later. She Read more…


Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has asked all civil servants from below grade level 12 to resume duties from Monday, November 2, 2020. This was contained in a circular by the Head of Service, Hakeem Muri-Okunola, on Saturday. The circular Read more…


A truck conveying some bags of rice on Saturday lost control, crushing several traders and pedestrians at a market in Akungba Akoko area of Ondo State. It was gathered that the driver of the truck lost control of the wheel Read more…


Obong of Calabar, Edidem Ekpo Otu has asked Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River state to step aside.  Daily Trust reported that the monarch said this when Liyel Imoke, a former governor of the state paid homage to him. The Obong blamed Ayade for the vandalism, Read more…


File Photo: Gunmen Suspected armed bandits on Friday night attacked Dankurmi Village in Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing one person and kidnapping at least 15 others. Many villagers were also injured in the operation that lasted for Read more…