Politics

Senate Begins Screening of Ministerial Nominees

The Senate has commenced the screening of the seven ministerial nominees transmitted to it by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday last week. The nominees currently appearing before the Senate Committee are: Henry Ikechukwu Ikoh – Abia State; Umana Okon Umana (Akwa Ibom), Ekumankama Joseph Nkama (Ebonyi); and Goodluck Nnana Opiah (Imo) Others are Umar Ibrahim […]Continue Reading
Entertainment

Best Ghana Braid Ideas

If you’ve been thinking about trying Ghana braids for a while, or they’re one of the top contenders for your next protective style. Not only are there so many style ideas in the Ghana braids category alone (looking at you, chunky braids and zig-zag parts), but unlike, say, micro braids and box braids that can […]Continue Reading
Judiciary

Court Stops Oyo DG Impeachment

An Oyo State high court sitting in Ibadan had on Wednesday restrained the Oyo State House of Assembly from impeaching the Deputy Governor of the state, Engineer Rauf Olaniyan. The court, presided over by Justice Ladiran Akintola stopped any removal process the State Assembly may want to initiate. According to the Court, the status-quo must […]Continue Reading
Education

Speedily Amend NSSEC Act- Stakeholders

Education stakeholders have called on the National Assembly to reconsider the resuscitation of the National Senior Secondary Education Commission (NSSEC) Act for the development of senior secondary schools in the country The stakeholders made the call in a statement by the Head, Press, and Public Relations of the commission, Mrs Fatima Bappare in Abuja on […]Continue Reading
Economy

Pension: Reps Summon HOS, AGF over Non-Payment

The House of Representatives has summoned the Head of Service of the Federation and the Accountant General of the Federation (AGF) over the non-payment of pension and gratuity to retired Federal Civil Servants for nine months. Others summoned include the Director-General of the National Pension Commission and the Executive Secretary of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Continue Reading
Health

Lagos Unveils Abortion Policy

The Lagos State Government through the Ministry of Health has unveiled a policy document on safe termination of pregnancy. The 40-page policy document, tagged “Lagos State Guidelines on Safe Termination of Pregnancy for Legal Indications”, sets out guidelines for safe termination of pregnancy within the ambit of the criminal law of Lagos State. Presenting and […]Continue Reading
Lifestyle

FRCN Ibadan Celebrates Director in Style

It was a joyous moment of the send-off for the meritorious service of the Immediate Past Acting Zonal Director, Federal Radio Corporation Nigeria FRCN, Ibadan Zonal station who is now the Director of Lagos Operations, Mrs Bolanle Owóyemi. The event held at Broadcasting House, Dugbe Ibadan, was also Marketing Department Appreciation Day. Speaking at the […]Continue Reading
Judiciary

Court Refuses Kanu Bail

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday dismissed a fresh application for bail by the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. The application was filed pending the determination of the treasonable felony charge against him by the Federal Government. Kanu, who is currently facing a seven-count charge, had in the […]Continue Reading
Judiciary

Court Grants Rep Dagogo Bail

A High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has granted bail to the embattled lawmaker representing Degema – Bonny Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Farah Dagogo. Dagogo, a Peoples Democratic Party governorship aspirant in the state for the 2023 elections, was granted bail on Tuesday after being incarcerated for 62 days. […]Continue Reading