NSA holds closed door meeting with Government bodies

National Security Adviser (NSA), Nuhu Ribadu, convened a meeting with Northern Governors’ Forum and Service Chiefs including the Inspector General of Police and the Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps. The meeting which held behind closed doors on Thursday in Abuja lasted for over four hours and after the meeting, the chairman […]

Niger State Governor clarifies misconceptions regarding the state’s stance on the mass purchase of food items from the state to other states in the country

While speaking with newsmen in Abuja on Monday, governor Bago said he only stopped bulk purchases of food from local markets to neighbouring countries, adding that food items purchased in the state markets were not stopped from being taken to other states. He highlighted the challenges faced by local farmers, including exploitation by middlemen and […]

On February 23, the former governor of Ondo State will be led to rest

The Late former Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, will be laid to rest in his Owo hometown, on February 23, 2024. The burial date was disclosed in a statement issued by the son of the deceased, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu Jnr. which was sighted on the Facebook page of the former Chief Press Secretary to the […]

Lagos Governor Seals Oke-Afa and Katangua markets for violating disposal regulations

The Lagos State Government has sealed Oke-Afa market Isolo, and Katangua market Abule Egba, for violating disposal regulations, including sundry unhygienic practices around the markets. Director, Public Affairs of the Lagos Waste Management Authority, Mrs Folashade Kadiri, who disclosed this in a statement, said the closures became expedient to curb mounting environmental health concerns. Speaking […]

Lagos Government to commence youth capacity building and human development training programme

The Lagos state government has concluded plans to commence a youth capacity building and human capital development training programme. Tagged: “The Transforming Nigerian Youth Programme”, the training scheduled to kickoff in the first quarter of this year, is a collaboration between the Lagos State Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment, and the Enterprise Development Centre […]

Lagos State Governor announces N750m for Trader Money Initiative

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has kicked off trader money initiative for market men and women in the state to support their businesses. Governor Sanwo-Olu, who made this announcement during the inauguration of the food Agro-hub located in Mushin Idi-Oro area of Lagos, said 15,000 traders will be given 50,000 naira each to support […]