Is Fashola Responsible For The Gridlock On Lagos/Ibadan Express Road?

Traffic snarl is nobody’s friend. I understand the frustration of many Nigerians on the roads occasioned by failed portion or reconstruction activities. However, some of the rage and outburst like the one expressed by one Niran Adedokun in the Punch Newspaper, Thursday edition drifted off tangent just to denigrate Minister of Works and Housing, MrContinue reading “Is Fashola Responsible For The Gridlock On Lagos/Ibadan Express Road?”

EFCC Interrogates Chief Allen Onyema, Over Alleged $44.9 Million Wire Deals.

A report published on Saturday by The Nation said Mr Onyema was quizzed on Wednesday and released on administrative bail. It quoted a source who said a former special adviser/coordinator of the Amnesty Programme Office, who was not named, has been placed on watch list. Following Onyema’s interrogation, the EFCC has now placed his activitiesContinue reading “EFCC Interrogates Chief Allen Onyema, Over Alleged $44.9 Million Wire Deals.”

“AM CLOSE TO THE HOUSE”

It was one cool evening, Motunrayo tied her wrapper firmly around her waist with Bible, jotter and a pen on her right hand she headed to the backyard to study for an hour knowing that her husband Tope wouldn’t return from work until about 2 hours later. She was deeply engrossed in the study andContinue reading ““AM CLOSE TO THE HOUSE””

Sanwo-Olu Honours Pastor Sacked By Ambode’s Wife

Emotions ran high at the Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Ikeja, on Wednesday, as the Lagos State Government honoured a former presiding Chaplain of the chapel, Venerable Femi Taiwo. The congregation, consisting of church members, family, friends and well wishers of the cleric, sang songs after songs as they celebrated the occasion. The stateContinue reading “Sanwo-Olu Honours Pastor Sacked By Ambode’s Wife”

CBN SET TO RELEASE NEW BVN GUIDELINES TO TACKLE E-FRAUD

Mr Godwin Emiefiele CBN Governor The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will soon release a new Bank Verification Number (BVN) guideline and set additional rule that will guide it in watch-listing fraudulent banks customers and tackling e-fraud, the apex bank has said. CBN Director, Payment System Management, Sam Okojere, who stated this at the AccessContinue reading “CBN SET TO RELEASE NEW BVN GUIDELINES TO TACKLE E-FRAUD”

Pay Me 10 million Naira Monthly – Yari to Successor

Former governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, has called on his successor, Bello Matawalle, to pay his outstanding allowance and pension. The ex-governor, in a letter seen on Monday and dated October 17 which was addressed to Mr Matawalle, said he was entitled to N10 million monthly as upkeep allowance, but that he has onlyContinue reading “Pay Me 10 million Naira Monthly – Yari to Successor”

Twitter to delete inactive accounts starting December

Twitter plans to delete inactive accounts from the platform next month – putting coveted usernames up for grabs Twitter said it will delete the accounts of inactive Twitter users next month, making some desirable handles free for the taking. The Verge reports that Twitter will deactivate the accounts on December 11 and the move willContinue reading “Twitter to delete inactive accounts starting December”

EFCC Arrests Kirikiri Prison Controller, Doctor Over Alleged $1m Scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the duo of Emmanuel Oluwaniyi and Hemeson Edwin, both Deputy Controllers of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS). A statement on Tuesday by the anti-graft agency’s Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed that both men were apprehended by operatives attached to EFCC Zonal office inContinue reading “EFCC Arrests Kirikiri Prison Controller, Doctor Over Alleged $1m Scam”

Social Media Needs To Be Regulated – Obanikoro

Hon Babajide Obanikoro who represents the Eti-Osa constituency of Lagos in the House of Representatives, says regulating the social media space in Nigeria is long overdue. The ‘Protection from falsehoods and manipulation; and other related matters bill 2019’, popularly referred to as anti-social media bill, will punish purveyors of fake news or falsehood with steepContinue reading “Social Media Needs To Be Regulated – Obanikoro”