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FG Approves N68bn for Lagos-Ibadan, Bauchi-Kano Roads

Okays N10bn for creation of 10 rice mills The federal government wednesday approved a total of N64.1billion for further construction on what it described as section one on Lagos – Ibadan express way. It also approved...

Special Adviser to the Governor on Cleaner Lagos Initiative shares Waste Collection & Elimination...

The Lagos State Government has assured Lagosians that with the renewed collaboration between the state government, waste collection operators and Visionscape, heaps of refuse will disappear from Lagos streets in few days. Giving this assurance at...

Police recover stolen mace under Abuja flyover

The police have recovered the mace that was stolen from the Senate chambers in Abuja on Wednesday by some thugs. A statement in Abuja on Thursday by the Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, SP Adeniran Aremu, said the mace was...

Our youths are hardworking, intelligent, Atiku, Fayose, Bruce tell Buhari

Some Nigerian politicians have reacted to President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment that Nigerian Youths are lazy. President Buhari on Wednessday during a panel discussion at the Commonwealth Business Forum in Westminster, London, said that many Nigerian youths...

Mace theft: Nigerians baffled as senator appears calm

The photo of a senator who appeared calm while the Senate was in uproar during the mace theft of Wednesday has become a Twitter sensation. Attention was first drawn to what appeared to be the calmness...

OAU queries professor over sex-for-mark scandal

The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, has queried the professor who was allegedly accused of demanding sex to upgrade a female student’s poor result. The university also appealed to the student...

Era of money politics gone, says APC chieftain

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Oyo State, Remi Olaniyan, has said the 2019 governorship election in the state will not be determined by the amount of money spent by aspirants or political...

BBNaija: Housemates groan as love relationships undergo double wahala

In a situation that seems to mimic the theme of this year’s edition of the Big Brother Naija, two housemate couples — Nina and Miracle on the one hand, and Lolu and Anto on the other — are currently having double...

Skye Bank manager, brother drown during picnic

The Manager of Skye Bank Plc, Abak Road Branch, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Ubong Ekpe, is dead. PUNCH Metro learnt that Ubong, who was married with children, drowned along with his brother, Francis, at the Ibeno...

N36.8m breach of property lease: Court dismisses landlord’s suit against Bank

Justice Bola Okikiolu-Ighile of an Igbosere High Court in Lagos on Tuesday dismissed the N36.8 million suit filed by a Lagos businessman, Alhaji Azeez Ayomumoye, against a Bank. The claimant,  Ayomumoye, had brought the defendant...