Wife Of Benue Governor Tests Positive For COVID-19

  The wife of Benue State Governor, Eunice Ortom has tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). In a statement she personally signed on Friday night, the First Lady said tests conducted on her came out positive. The First Lady also noted that her son and some staff too were infected by the virus, adding … Continue reading Wife Of Benue Governor Tests Positive For COVID-19

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Morata’s Brace Helps Atletico Stretch La Liga Unbeaten Run To 12 Games

  Alvaro Morata scored twice to help Atletico Madrid to a 3-0 win over relegation-haunted Mallorca on Friday and stretch their unbeaten La Liga run to 12 games. The victory consolidated their third place on 62 points to stay well on course for a return to the Champions League next season. Morata opened the scoring … Continue reading Morata’s Brace Helps Atletico Stretch La Liga Unbeaten Run To 12 Games

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Court Transfers Evans’ Trial To Office Of Public Defender

There's a new twist to the ongoing trial of kidnap Kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans as an Ikeja High Court in Lagos has asked the Office of the Public Defender (OPD) to take over the defence for his alleged inability to afford legal fees.

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NYSC Issues New Certificate To Obaseki

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has issued a new certificate to Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State following an official request by him.

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NAF Takes Delivery Of Reactivated Aircraft To Boost Insurgency War

  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has taken delivery of another reactivated aircraft – ATR-42 (NAF 930). NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, disclosed this in a statement on Friday. He explained that this was in furtherance of NAF’s sustained efforts at providing more serviceable Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) … Continue reading NAF Takes Delivery Of Reactivated Aircraft To Boost Insurgency War

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Ogun Govt Extends Ease Of Lockdown By Two Weeks

  The Ogun State Government has extended the ease of COVID-19 lockdown in the state by two weeks. According to the government, guidelines will continue to be reviewed and modified in response to data from the field and expert opinions. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Dapo … Continue reading Ogun Govt Extends Ease Of Lockdown By Two Weeks

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IGP Orders Redeployment Of 10 AIGs, CPs

  The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the posting and redeployment of some senior officers in the Force. In a statement on Friday, the Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, said this followed the recent presidential approval for the re-organisation of the police. He noted that this included the creation of an additional … Continue reading IGP Orders Redeployment Of 10 AIGs, CPs

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China Appoints ‘Tough’ Official To Head New Security Agency In Hong Kong

  China appointed a hardliner to head a new national security agency in Hong Kong Friday as police brought the first charges under a sweeping new anti-subversion law that has shaken the semi-autonomous finance hub. Zheng Yanxiong — a party official best known for tackling protests on the mainland — will lead the office set up by the … Continue reading China Appoints ‘Tough’ Official To Head New Security Agency In Hong Kong

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Churches, Mosques, Event Centres In Lagos Remain Closed, Says Sanwo-Olu

  The Lagos State government has insisted that there is no definite time yet for the reopening of churches, mosques, and event centres in the state. While giving an update on the disease outbreak in the state on Friday, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu noted that worship centres would remain closed until further notice. He said, “Places … Continue reading Churches, Mosques, Event Centres In Lagos Remain Closed, Says Sanwo-Olu

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Wike Threatens To Sanction Erring Contractors In Rivers

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has threatened to sanction erring contractors handling projects in the state. Wike said it is unacceptable for contractors, particularly those who have received full payment before the COVID-19 pandemic, to use the virus as an excuse not to deliver their projects on time or compromise set standard. The governor … Continue reading Wike Threatens To Sanction Erring Contractors In Rivers

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