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November 7, 2017 1:50 PM 5 docked for vandalising police patrol vehicle

No few than five men have been arraigned before the Lagos State Magistrate Court, Igbosere, for allegedly damaging the windscreen of a Police Patrol vehicle. The defendants, Olatunde Abdul-Hamid, 34, Alimi Babatunde, 32, Oke Ibrahim, 33, Ikhara Emmanuel, 26 and Ibrahim Muhammed, 27, were docked before Magistrate Mrs Abimbola Komolafe. They are standing 30

November 3, 2017 1:17 AM LASU don slumps, dies

Details of how Dean of the Faculty of Science, Lagos State University (LASU), Prof Oluwole Omikorede, died on Wednesday has emerged. Prof Omikorede was on his way home when heslumped in his car and was subsequently rushed to Igando General Hospital where he died later. According to the management staff, Prof Omikorede, a foundation staff of LASU and Anglican 28

November 2, 2017 5:48 PM Anambra guber poll: Police arrest IPOB members

Operatives attached to Anambra State Police Command on Thursday raided a printing press in Onitsha and recovered thousands of pamphlets printed by the outlawed indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, members. CP Garba Baba Umar, Commissioner of Police, said the IPOB members were planning to distribute same to the public in order to cause apprehension and prevent 31

November 2, 2017 1:29 PM Aisha Buhari, Amaechi react to death of Tinubu’s son, Jide

More eminent personalities have continued to commiserate with the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Tinubu over the death of his son, Jide. The latest is the wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, who expressed her heartfelt condolences to the former Lagos State Governor. In a series of tweets on her Twitter handle, Mrs Buhari 16

November 2, 2017 6:29 AM NAICOM workers call off strike

Members of staff of the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) have called off their three-day warning strike. In a statement yesterday, the NAICOM spokesman, Mr. ‘Rasaaq ‘Salami said the strike has been called off as both parties have reached definite agreements. “The strike action embarked upon by staff of the Commission has been called off. This followed 16

November 1, 2017 5:37 PM Maina: Commotion in Aso Rock as Abba Kyari confronts Head of Service, Oyo-Ita

Top government officials of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government on Wednesday watched a confrontation in Aso Rock between head of the service of the federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita and chief of staff to the president, Abba Kyari for about ten minutes. The fight took place right inside the council chambers of the presidential villa. According to The Cable 20

November 1, 2017 5:18 PM Ondo NUJ suspends three members for breach of peace

ONDO state council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ) on Wednesday, suspended three members of the union in the state indefinitely, for participating in action capable of causing breach of peace within the union. The suspension of the three members was contained in a statement issued and signed by the Chairman and Secretary of the union, Comrade 14

November 1, 2017 12:34 PM …never again shall we allow our dear nation by actions, inactions to experience another war – Buhari

Abuja – President Muhammad Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja launched the 2018 Armed Forces Remembrance Day and Appeal Fund with a call on all to contribute to the welfare of members of the Armed Forces and their families of soldiers. I heartily welcome you all to the formal launching of the Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration 2018 Emblem and Appeal 15

November 1, 2017 3:32 AM South Korea rules out any war with North

South Korea’s president will never permit armed conflict on the peninsula, he said today, in a pointed message to Donald Trump to abandon thoughts of war in advance of his visit to Seoul next week. In a nationally televised speech to the country’s parliament, Moon Jae-in also said that, although it will not tolerate a nuclear-armed North Korea, the South 18

October 31, 2017 11:12 PM NDLEA faults police arrest of drug dealers

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Lagos State Command, has faulted the method of the state police command’s fight against drug abuse. The NDLEA Commander, Sulyman Aliyu, said the police had not carried along the agency in the clampdown on drug peddlers. Sulyman, during a visit to the state Acting Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, on Tuesday 27