12,574 Nigerians Voluntarily Returned From Libya In 23 Months ― NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said 12,574 Nigerians have so far returned from Libya under the Assisted Voluntary Returnees Programme, which began in April 2017. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Coordinator, NEMA Lagos Territorial Office, Malam Idris Muhammed made this while receiving a fresh batch of 174 Nigerians […]

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INEC Denies Okorocha Certificate Of Return

Imo state governor, Anayo Rochas Okorocha was yesterday denied certificate of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. INEC had presented certificates of return to the 102 Senators and 338 House of Representative members that won the February 23 election. However, as reported in the Nigerian Pilot yesterday, the name of Rochas Okorocha was […]

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Ogun Big Boy, Dj Teeman Caught With Ladies Pants, Used Sanitary Pads, Charms

A popular big boy in Abeokuta, Ogun state, Dj Teeman suspected to be a ritualist, has been caught with more than 15 used sanitary pads, charms, on the outskirt of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The young man who reportedly bought a car recently and goes about living flashy lifestyle within the city, was paraded […]

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INEC lacks power to ‘withhold’ my certificate of return — Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Wednesday said the Independent National Electoral Commission lacked power to withhold his certificate of return as the senator-elect for the Imo West. He described the electoral body’s decision to withhold his certificate as part of efforts aimed at making him irrelevant ahead of the 2023 presidential election. Okorocha said […]

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Makinde Laud Oyetola Over Three Major Appointments

The former honourable representating Ile-ife federal constituency at the house of reps., Hon. Rotimi Makinde has laud the three major appointments made by Governor Oyetola today in Osun state. Makinde, described these newly appointees as very reliable, trustworthy and humble personalities whose teamwork will help the state in no small measure. Below are the lists […]

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Osun Governor makes first appointment, makes Oyebamiji as SSG, Akinola as CoS, Adeyanju as DCS

Mr Gboyega Oyetola, Osun State Governor, has made three major appointments on Thursday. These are: Prince Oluwole Oyebamiji as Secretary to the State Government (SSG). Dr. Charles Diji Akinola as Chief of Staff (CoS) to the Governor and Mr. Adeyanju Abdullah Binuyo as Deputy Chief of Staff. A statement by Chief Press Secretary to the […]

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NIMC, NIS Begin Enforcement Of The National Identification Number On New E-Passport

The National Identity Management Commission, NIMC, and the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) have resolved to commence enforcement of the National Identification Number (NIN) on the new enhanced 10 years validity e-passport. The President had on Tuesday, 15th January 2019 while unveiling the new enhanced e-passport with a 10-year validity, directed that the NIN which is […]

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Avoid Selfish Interest in Governance, Obasanjo tells Makinde

Avoid Selfish Interest in Governance, Obasanjo tells Makinde Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday, tasked the new Oyo state governor-elect, Seyi Makinde to jettison the type of democracy, which would target selfish interests of the few. He described such government in Yoruba language as “democratic so sa po”, which literary meant pocketing democratic system […]

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