Residents talk about security in Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode is the chief security officer in Lagos. So when things go wrong in the state, he is the first to take action. Things have been going terribly wrong all over the country with plenty of…

Jos LG polls: PDP heads to tribunal, assembles 20 lawyers (Punch)

About three weeks after the controversial local government elections in Plateau State, the Peoples Democratic Party on Saturday said it had lined up 20 lawyers, including Senior Advocates of Nigeria, to challenge irregularities at the Local Government Election Appeals Tribunal.…

President Buhari condemns communal violence in Kaduna State

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the latest communal violence in Kasuwan Magani in Kaduna State which claimed 55 lives. Reacting to the violent clashes, President Buhari said the frequent resort to bloodshed by Nigerians over misunderstandings that can be resolved…

Vogue compliments Burna Boy’s outfits during UK concert (Nation)

Vogue, an international magazine on fashion and celebrity lifestyle, has complimented Nigerian Afro-beat singer Damini Ogulu, aka Burna Boy, for rocking a stylish outfit at his ‘sold out concert’ in London. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the magazine,…

Heartbreaking early lead as Ambode battles others in Lagos APC primary

While the incumbent governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode is jostling for the ruling All Progressives Party governorship ticket with Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who has the backing of the National leader Bola Tinubu, early results from the party’s primary election show…

Buhari meets Tinubu ahead of Lagos APC gov primary (Punch) *No roads anywhere in Lagos as residents, motorists, commuters lament  (Vanguard)

Buhari meets Tinubu ahead of Lagos APC gov primary (Punch) President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The meeting which was held inside the Presidential…

Skye bank Customers relax; your money dey kampe – CBN

News that Skye Bank’s licence has been revoked must have reached you by now and if you are customer of Skye bank chances are that you are in a panic. This Is understandable but it is important to state that…

Three babies stabbed at childcare centre (Punch)

Three newborn babies and two adults were stabbed during a pre-dawn attack at a suspected illegal childcare centre in New York on Friday, allegedly carried out by a female employee, police said. The injured infants ranged from three days to…

I go home every year -Theodora Ikpa

Theodora Ikpa may have been born and bred in Lagos but the artist loves to travel to her hometown. And she does that more than once every year. What is more, she says she is not lost in Lagos. Find…

Quadri Salaudeen: A hustling little boy

Quadri Salaudeen is barely out of secondary school but is already trudging the streets of Lagos hawking herbal medicine. So popular are the potions prepared by his father that he often sells everything he takes out. The many ailments he…

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