Lagos clears Ladipo Market, serves notice on furniture traders

For posing an environmental nuisance, the Lagos State government has served a 24-hour vacation notice to all furniture traders plying their trade on the roadside and walkways along the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway. Chairman of the Lagos State task force, Olayinka Egbeyemi,

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Cancer: Governor’s wife urges women to adopt monthly breast self-examination

Wife of the Kwara Governor, Mrs Omolewa Ahmed, has advised sexually active females to adopt monthly breast self-examination as a precautionary measure. Ahmed made the call on Monday while addressing students on an advocacy sensitisation visit at the Kwara State

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Man City squad most expensive in history

Premier League leaders Manchester City have the most expensive squad in history, according to a report published on Monday by the Swiss-based CIES Football Observatory. The research values Pep Guardiola’s squad at 878 million euros ($1.08 billion), with Paris Saint-Germain

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WAFU Journey: Nigeria’s Super Falcons Depart For Abidjan With High Hopes

By Joel Ajayi, Abuja Nigeria’s Super Falcons has departed the country for Cote D’ ivorie to participate in the maiden edition of the West African Football Union championship with high hopes of winning. The team left the Serob Hotel early

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Buhari summons emergency security meeting

Barely 48 hours after the release of three lecturers of University of Maiduguri and 10 police officers’ wives by the Boko Haram, President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned an emergency security meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of

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Sokoto, World Bank to construct 500km rural roads

Sokoto state government and World Bank have signed an agreement to construct 500km rural roads across the state. “We have kept to our part of the bargain by releasing our counterpart fund. We’re awaiting the arrival of the team from

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Insecurity: 36 States Govs Back Creation Of State Police

Sequel to the several call for the creation of state police, the thirty-six states governors of the federation on Monday endorsed the creation of state police to address rising insecurity in the country. In a National Security Summit organized by

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ANC ready to decide Jacob Zuma’s fate

The highest decision-making body of South Africa’s ruling party, ANC, is set to meet to decide on the fate of President Jacob Zuma, on Monday. In the meeting dubbed D-Day by local media, Zuma is expected to finally resign after

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Police To Investigate Alleged Assult On BIRS Chairman

By Abraham Uwuasom, Makurdi The Benue State Police Command is to set up an investigative panel to probe the alleged assault on the Executive Chairman Board of Internal Revenue Service, BIRS, Mrs. Mimi Adzape-Orubibi by an Assistant Commissioner of Police,

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Four Officer Missing As Herdsmen Ambush Police Team In Benue

By Abraham Uwuasom, Makurdi The police in Benue are searching for four officers following an attack on a patrol team in Logo Local Government Area on Saturday afternoon, ALJAZIRAH  has learnt. The men were returning from a confidence-building mission in

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