Yoruba monarchs who smoke, drink deserve no honour, says Alaafin
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, yesterday said Yoruba monarchs who club, smoke and drink do not deserve honours and should not be accorded any respect.
All voices are pointing in Southwest direction for 2023 presidency, says Oluwajana
Pastor Bankole Oluwajana is the National Vice Chairman (Southwest) of All Progressives Congress (APC). He spoke on the crises in the party and also expresses hope that all voices are pointing to the region to produce President Muhammadu Buhari’s successor in 2023.
FG declares December 25, 26, January 1 public holidays
The Federal Government has declared Wednesday 25th, Thursday 26th December 2019 and Wednesday 1st January 2020 as public holidays to mark the Christmas, Boxing Day and the New Year celebrations respectively. Minister for Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, felicitated with Christians and all Nigerians both at home…
Anglican primate flays Aregbesola’s taxing of Christian marriage
Primate of All Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Revd. Nicholas Okoh has joined the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) as well as the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN)
Germane issues thrown up at Senate committee budget defence
The recent screening and budget defence by ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) before the Senate standing committees threw up some issues.The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, set the ball rolling, when he said the least daily upkeep spent on a prisoner in America is N31, 000, which makes nonsense of the dignity of labour in…
Obaseki, Aregbesola, Immigration seek better response to illegal migration
Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki yesterday called for the closure of illegal entry points into Nigeria, pointing out that the move would...
Nigerians better together – Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says it is very important and more beneficial for Nigeria as a nation to remain together, than to be apart. “Rather than promoting division, Nigerians should continue to promote unity and togetherness...
Immigration adjusts visa fee for American citizens to $160
he Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, has adjusted the visa fee for American citizens to $160 in deference to the directive of the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola.