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Lagos boat mishap: 2 missing bodies recovered

Lagos boat mishap: 2 missing bodies recovered

News August 15, 2019 at 2:46 pm 0 comments

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) on Thursday said the bodies of the remaining two victims of the Tuesday boat mishap had been recovered.
The unfortunate incident that involved two passenger speed-boats occurred at Irewe community in Ojo, near Lagos late Tuesday.
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Accident kills 1 along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Accident kills 1 along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

News August 15, 2019 at 12:38 pm 0 comments

The Ogun State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) said on Thursday that one person died in an accident involving two vehicles at Mowe on the Lagos-Ibadan highway.
The Sector Commander, Mr Clement Oladele, said the accident happened at about 5.03 a.m.
Oladele explained that a Volkswagen car

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El-Zakzaky misbehaving in India, he wanted to check into a 5-star hotel – FG

El-Zakzaky misbehaving in India, he wanted to check into a 5-star hotel – FG

News August 15, 2019 at 6:50 am 0 comments

The federal government says Ibrahim el-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), wanted to check into a five-star hotel in India rather than a hospital.
A high court in Kaduna had granted him medical leave after he sought it on health grounds.
Alongside Zeenat, his wife, family members

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Sanwo-Olu strikes crucial deal with US Govt

Sanwo-Olu strikes crucial deal with US Govt

News August 14, 2019 at 8:42 pm 0 comments

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday, received in audience, Ms. Claire Pierangelo, the new Consul-General of the United States (U.S.) Consulate in Lagos, with both pledging to collaborate on areas of mutual interest.
The objective of the courtesy visit, the U.S. diplomat said, was to strengthen the Consulate’s working

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Nigerian Prisons Service Changes Name to Correctional Service

Nigerian Prisons Service Changes Name to Correctional Service

News August 14, 2019 at 6:44 pm 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Nigerian Correctional Service Bill into law.
The Act repeals the Nigerian Prisons Service Act.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang, disclosed this to State House correspondent in Abuja on Wednesday.
With the signing, the Nigerian Prisons

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Frappart first female referee for UEFA Super Cup undaunted

Frappart first female referee for UEFA Super Cup undaunted

News August 13, 2019 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

France’s Stephanie Frappart has no concerns about the scrutiny she will face in Wednesday’s UEFA Super Cup between Liverpool and Chelsea when she becomes the first woman to referee a major men’s match in European competition.
“I don’t think so. We have to prove physically, technically and tactically that we

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