Monday, 26th February 2024


13 Jul 2023
A former Governor of Oyo State and Otun Olubadan of Ibadanland, Senator Rashidi Ladoja, has taken the state governor, Seyi Makinde; the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Lekan Balogun, Alli Okunmade II, and 10 members of the Olubadan-in-Council, who were recently elevated to Obas, to court over chieftaincy review.
15 Mar 2023
Ahead of Saturday’s elections, the fate of incumbent governors in Oyo, Lagos and Ogun states, that is, Seyi Makinde, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Dapo Abiodun of Ogun APC, remain uncertain.


Operatives of Kaduna Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 36 suspected Internet fraudsters in the state.
3 mins ago
Women’s Rights and Health Project (WRAHP) has sensitised members of under-served communities of their rights, with a view to curbing violations and sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV).
12 mins ago
Ibrahim Mustapha scored two goals, yesterday, as Kano Pillars walloped Sunshine Stars of Akure 5-1 at the Sani Abacha Stadium to move up to the third position in the Nigerian Premier Football League (NPFL) table.
15 mins ago
Gen. Adedayo Adesokan, on Saturday, won the 2024 Ikeja Golf Club’s Veterans Cup, held at the club’s course in Lagos. 120 golfers, including 90 veterans aged 65 and above, and 30 guest players, participated in the competition sponsored by ADL Solutions.
17 mins ago
Francis Ngannou will fight Renan Ferreira in his MMA return after the Brazilian knocked out Ryan Bader in just 21 seconds, reports
23 mins ago
Competing policy issues are begging for attention and government is fast losing gravity. Yet the polity is reeling under by an amalgam of economic reforms the Bola Tinubu government has unleashed all at once; citizens are getting disoriented.
39 mins ago
Nigeria would need to achieve accelerated growth and a firmer currency to regain and maintain a spot among the top three biggest economies in Africa.
48 mins ago
Amid investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) into alleged N100 billion fraud in the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation and another reported N17 billion malfeasance in the National Social Investment Programme Agency (NSIPA), the suspended conditional cash transfer programme is resuming.
55 mins ago
• Falana seeks protection for protesters, says NLC’s action not contempt of court • Shun protest, Nigeria going through ‘surgical’ solution, Afenifere begs Nigerians Ahead of the planned nationwide protest by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) tomorrow, 65 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have joined the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) to pull out from the two-day…
1 hour ago
Regarded as one of the clear features of federalism, the multilevel policing system has been in place across countries of the world where sub-national bodies exist. It is variously termed State Police, Regional Police or Provincial Police.