Gov Sanwo-Olu Reviews Curfew Time, Now 8pm to 6am

The curfew imposed on the state to curb the civil unrest in the aftermath of the #EndSARS protests against police brutality has been reviewed by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. In an announcement on Sunday evening, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, quoted the governor as saying the curfew time is nowContinue reading “Gov Sanwo-Olu Reviews Curfew Time, Now 8pm to 6am”

FG To Totally Close Third Mainland Bridge For Two Days

The Federal Government has announced its plan to completely close a section of Third Mainland Bridge for a period of two days, for repair works. This was announced on Wednesday in a statement signed by the Federal Controller of Works, Lagos, Joshua Popoola. The total closure of the section of the bridge will take placeContinue reading “FG To Totally Close Third Mainland Bridge For Two Days”

Naira Marley Cancels Planned Protest Against SARS

Popular musician, Naira Marley has cancelled the planned protest that was suppose to hold today against SARS operatives to further actualize the #ENDSARS Campaign. In a tweet, Naira Marley explained that the protest won’t take place because there are lot of changes being made and that he and his followers give the police one weekContinue reading “Naira Marley Cancels Planned Protest Against SARS”

Nigerians Are Looking For Results In The Wrong Place – Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola on Thursday said Nigerians are disappointed in the present administration because they are looking for results in the wrong place. Fashola who disclosed this in an interview, said Nigerians should note that governance is not magic and the results they promptly need can only be delivered byContinue reading “Nigerians Are Looking For Results In The Wrong Place – Fashola”

Babalakin Quits As UNILAG Pro-chancellor, Says Panel Is Bias

Pro-chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Wale Babalakin has resigned from his position. His letter of resignation to the Minister of Education Adamu Adamu which was dated September 15 was only made public following the submission of the report on UNILAG crisis by the visitation panel. Babalakin claimed the visitation panel was raised toContinue reading “Babalakin Quits As UNILAG Pro-chancellor, Says Panel Is Bias”

Why I Fainted – Ag. NDDC MD

Acting Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Expanded Interim Management Committee (EIMC), Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Prof Kemebradikumo Pondei, Tuesday, opened his heart on the ill-starred incident at the House of Representatives, where he unexpectedly fainted while being questioned by lawmakers, a month ago. Pondei, undoubtedly stressed but back to his feet, in an exclusiveContinue reading “Why I Fainted – Ag. NDDC MD”

NECO Releases 2020 Examinations Timetable

The National Examinations Council (NECO) released the timetable for the Examination of Senior School Certificates 2020. NECO Registrar / Chief Executive Officer, Professor Godswill Obioma Says the exams will begin on 5 October and finish on 18 November 2020. During a press conference at the Council’s Headquarters in Minna, the Niger State capital, Obioma notedContinue reading “NECO Releases 2020 Examinations Timetable”

Sallah: FG declares Thursday, Friday public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir. Minister of Interior Rauf Aregbesola announced this in a statement on Tuesday signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior Georgina Ehuriah. Aregbesola congratulated Muslim faithful and all Nigerians both at home and abroad onContinue reading “Sallah: FG declares Thursday, Friday public holidays”

JUST IN: Nigerian Students Can’t Write WAEC Exams Yet – FG

The Federal Government has announced that Nigerian students will not write the forthcoming West African Examination Council (WAEC) examinations. Minister of education, Adamu Adamu, disclosed this on Wednesday while briefing journalists after a virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Mr. Adamu added that there is no date for school resumption yet. Schools, he said, willContinue reading “JUST IN: Nigerian Students Can’t Write WAEC Exams Yet – FG”

Scientists From 32 Countries Say Coronavirus Is Airborne – We May Need To Keep Wearing Masks

Hundreds of scientists say there is evidence that novel coronavirus can linger in smaller particles in the air and infect people indoors, which could mean that masks may be required while inside. The new findings have prompted researchers to call for the World Health Organization to revise recommendations that could radically affect how people goContinue reading “Scientists From 32 Countries Say Coronavirus Is Airborne – We May Need To Keep Wearing Masks”