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February 18, 2018 9:10 AM Will Osun Have Cow Colony?

Commissioner for Special Duties, Honourable Mudasir Toogun said, “the problem with the cattle colony is in the name itself, no one in Africa will hear the name and it will not send fear down their spine. “Actually the intention behind it is not to colonise any place, rather it is ‘cattle ranches’. Cattle ranches are a good business and it would provide 12

February 16, 2018 2:01 PM Nigerian Army Consolidates Success In Sambisa Forest, Builds Borehole For Troops

The Nigerian Army has consolidated its hold on the Boko Haram playground of Sambisa Forest by clearing the location of terrorists. The clear out offensive, led by troops attached to Operation Deep Punch 11, has turned the heat on the sect’s commanders, including its factional leader, Abubakar Shekau, who has been forced to flee. In a demonstration of its success 17

February 14, 2018 10:30 PM 2019: NULGE endorses Masari for second term

The Katsina State chapter of the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has endorsed Governor Aminu Bello Masari for a second term in office as a measure to ensure regular payment of their salaries. The NULGE Chairman, Aliyu Haruna, made this known when he led a cross section of his members on a courtesy visit to the Governor at the Government 15

February 14, 2018 8:37 PM Enugu Govt awards N2.4b state, federal road projects

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s administration has awarded contracts for the construction of six major roads across the state at the sum of N2.4 billion, covering the Eha-Amufu-Nkalagu federal road at Isi-Uzo Local Government Area, which has been in a deplorable condition. Other roads include the extension of the Agbani-Afor Amurri road; the extension of Ituku 17

January 31, 2018 12:38 PM Boko Haram: Nigerian Army construct roads in Sambisa forest [PHOTOS]

The Nigerian Army says it has commenced road construction into the heartland of Sambisa forest. Sani Kukasheka, Director of Army Public Relations, in a statement on Wednesday, explained that the development is part of the ongoing clearance operation to dislodge remnants of the sect. He listed the projects as Gwoza-Yamtake-Bita-Tokumbere-Sambisa and Gwoza-Yamtake-Bita 18

January 29, 2018 10:08 AM 20 people killed, 10 others injured in motor accident along Kaduna-Abuja Expressway

No fewer than 20 persons died in a fatal motor accident along Kaduna-Abuja Express way on Sunday night. The Sector Commander of the Federal Roads Safety Corps in Kaduna State, Umar Ibrahim, told journalists in Kaduna on Monday that the accident occurred around 7 p.m. at Dutse U-turn, 22 kilometres from Kaduna metropolis. According to him, the accident 20

January 24, 2018 3:45 PM Governor Ugwuanyi one of the best governors – PDP BoT chair, Jibrin

The chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Walid Jibrin has described Governor Ifeanyi Ugwanyi of Enugu State as one of the best governors in Nigeria. Jibrin spoke in Enugu on Wednesday when the PDP national chairman, Chief Uche Secondus led the party’s delegation to the Enugu residence of late former Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme 21

January 19, 2018 1:29 AM Shithole comment: Can we blame Trump?

week’s comment by unpredictable and irreverent American President, Donald Trump describing African countries and Haiti as shithole countries has generated and is still generating heated debates on social media and across the country. Ripples generated by Trump’s remarks cut across other African countries and extend to the American societies. Many have picked 18

January 8, 2018 2:39 PM Oyo to fund 41% of 2018 budget with N112b IGR target

The Oyo State Government says it plans to realise N112.1 billion Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in the 2018 fiscal year, which it has earmarked to fund 41.91 per cent of the 2018 budget. Governor Abiola Ajimobi had, on December 14, 2017, presented a budget proposal of N267.4billion, tagged: ‘Budget of Stabilisation,’ to the House of Assembly 23

December 25, 2017 2:55 PM Removal of roundabouts along Lekki-Epe Expressway saves residents N87 billion yearly: report

The removal of six roundabouts along the Lekki-Epe Expressway has saved residents and motorists in the corridor about N87 billion yearly, a report of the Junction Improvement Works carried out by a construction giant, Planet Projects Limited, has revealed. The Lekki-Epe road, as at the time it was reconstructed, was designed to accommodate about 30,000 vehicles 24