Saturday, 16 January, 2021

Day: January 7, 2021


President Museveni has blamed some of the government’s failures on a section of ‘lazy and useless’ lawmakers whom he criticised for not identifying problems affecting citizens and monitoring government projects in their respective constituencies. Mr Museveni, who was addressing youth Read more…


There was pandemonium in the Orile area of Lagos State after residents discovered a tunnel under a bridge which connects to Lagos Island and was believed to be used by kidnappers and ritualists. Residents on Thursday expressed shock, saying the Read more…


Sowore is a human rights activist who has used about 30 years of his 49 years to fight against oppression, corruption, nepotism, impunity, and bad leadership in a Nigeria that is getting dilapidated day-in day-out. Mr. Omoyele Sowore, as part Read more…


The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has said the Nigerian government’s directive to the National Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to suspend the implementation of the new electricity tariff till the conclusion of the Joint Ad Hoc Committee’s work at the Read more…


A former Senator and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the State of Osun, Senator Adebayo Salami is dead. Salami died in the United States of America on Thursday. Circumstances leading to death was however unknown as at Read more…


Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize, says while the fiscus will carry the burden of procuring the COVID-19 vaccine aimed at preventing the further spread of the virus and loss of life, government will look to ask medical schemes to make Read more…


The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, announced last December that the government would vaccinate about 20 million Nigerians against the dreaded COVID-19. Meanwhile, the government this week said its plan was to commence the vaccination of Nigerians against the Read more…


US President-Elect Joe Biden said there was no question that Black Lives Matter protesters would have been treated differently to the “mob of thugs” who stormed the US Capitol. Pounding the podium, Mr Biden said the double standard was “totally Read more…


There was pandemonium in the Orile area of Lagos State today January 7 after residents discovered a tunnel allegedly used by kidnappers and ritualists to carry out their nefarious activities. The tunnel is under a bridge that links to Lagos Island. Read more…


  The Nigerian government has been advised to pull out of the International Criminal Court, ICC Rome Statute for failing to be fair and just to the country in its dispositions. The Olowu of Kuta, Oba Adekunle Oyelude Makama gave Read more…