We can’t succeed with current political structure – Akande

A former Interim National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, Chief Bisi Akande, says the Presidential System of Government can no longer sustain Nigeria’s growth and success. Akande made the remark while addressing a news conference in his country home, Ila, Osun state as part of activities to mark his 79th birthday. He said that multi-party […]

FCTA demolishes Patience Jonathan’s property in Abuja

Eniola Akinkuotu and Adelani Adepegba The Development Control Department of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, on Tuesday demolished a property allegedly belonging to the wife of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience. The FCT stated that the building, which was located along the Mabushi-Life Camp Expressway, was pulled down because it had no official approval. The Chief […]

How artisans tried to steal N50m – Lagos AG

Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government on Tuesday continued the trial of two suspects earlier arraigned for allegedly attempting to defraud the state government of N50m by cloning the official line of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. The PUNCH had reported on April 21, 2016, that two artisans – Rilwanu Jamiu and Balogun Oyewole – were  nabbed […]

LG chairmen support Lagos waste disposal initiative

Afeez Hanafi The 57 chairmen of the local government and local council development areas in Lagos State on Tuesday expressed support for the Cleaner Lagos Initiative – the new waste management policy of the state government. The chairmen expressed optimism that the initiative would make Lagos to live up to the world-class waste management standard […]

Buhari lacks political will to halt killings by herdsmen –Reps

John Ameh, Friday Olokor, Justin Tyopuusu, John Charles,  Chidiebube Okeoma, Tony Okafor and Segun Olanrewaju Members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday blamed President Muhammadu Buhari for the escalating killings by herdsmen in the country and demanded decisive actions to halt the ugly development. They said the President’s silence showed that he lacked the […]

FG distributes N564m cheques to poultry farmers in Ondo

As part of effort to boost the production of eggs in Nigeria, as well as empower farmers in the country, the Federal Government has presented cheques worth N564 million to 135 poultry farmers in Ondo state. Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, at the official flag-off of the programme held at Aaye, Ijare… View Article

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NCRIB forges partnerships to deepen insurance penetration

The Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers has commenced discussions with the leadership of Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and Nigerian-German Business Association (NGBA) on the possibilities of leveraging on the membership of both institutions to further deepen insurance penetration in Nigeria. The proposed partnership will encourage members of the two trade bodies… View Article

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