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Oyo Govt demolishes Yinka Ayefele’s Music House (Punch)

The Oyo State Government early on Sunday morning stormed the Music House from which the Fresh FM belonging to artiste, Yinka Ayefele, operated. Government bulldozers arrived the Challenge area of Ibadan where the building was located and pulled it down.…

Abuja building collapse: Victims’ relatives protest as FCT ends rescue operation (Punch)

Relatives of victims in the four-storey building which collapsed on Friday in Abuja have protested the decision of the Federal Capital Territory Administration to end the rescue operation at the site on Saturday. They were dispersed by policemen who fired…

FCTA warns against open defecation to prevent cholera (Independent)

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has warned residents to desist from open defecation to prevent cholera in the territory. The Director, Public Health, Health and Human Services Secretariat, FCTA, Dr Humphrey Okoroukwu, gave the warning in a statement on…

Who’s Trump attacking on Twitter? (CNN)

President Donald Trump has long used Twitter to define — and defame — his political opponents, but about 18 months into his presidency it’s become blindingly clear that his use of social media to target critics, disloyal former lieutenants and…

9 governors to mark last Sallah in office (DailyTrust)

Nine out of Nigeria’s 36 governors will next week mark their last Eid in office, after witnessing a good number of the yearly celebrations since coming into office over seven years ago. The state governors, who are Muslims, include (in…

Protest erupt at scene of collapsed building as rescue operation concludes (Independent)

There is tension at the site of the collapsed three-storey shopping complex building in Abuja as rescue operations were concluded on Saturday with no other corpse or living person found by the rescuers, while residents and relatives of the victims…

Aare Onakakanfo, Gani Adams, makes first appearance at Osun Osogbo Festival (Independent)

Chief Gani Adams, the Aare Onakakanfo was one of the dignitaries that thronged the grooves of Osun Osogbo for the grand finale of 2018 annual festival which was witnessed by both local and foreign tourists. Adams is witnessing the cultural…

Why we can”t postpone 2019 elections — INEC (DailyTrust)

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will not postpone the 2019 general elections because of  the delay in the passage of its budget. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, made the clarifications while fielding questions from State House correspondents on…

Post 2019: Plot against Tinubu unfolds in Osun (Vanguard)

There is apprehension in sections of the All Progressives Congress, APC over alleged moves to polarise the Southwest zone of the party ahead of the 2019 general elections with next month’s governorship election in Osun State as a springboard. At…

More Italy bridge collapse victims found: authorities (SBS)

Emergency services told AFP news agency that human remains have been found in a car buried in the rubble of a collapsed motorway bridge in the northern Italian city of Genoa. It comes as the Italian city prepared to hold a…

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