*UNILAG ASUU passes vote of no confidence in pro-chancellor (Punch) *Lagos State announces alternative routes as Eko Bridge is closed for repair works (Guardian)

UNILAG ASUU passes vote of no confidence in pro-chancellor (Punch) The Academic Staff Union of Universities has passed a vote of no confidence in the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council, Dr Wale Babalakin. The ASUU Chairman, Dr Dele…

Meghan is back for her first public appearance since quitting as a senior royal

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are back in the UK for a brief moment, appearing at an awards ceremony in London. It is Meghan’s first public appearance since she and her husband announced their decision to step back from royal…

*Police charge Iyanya with car theft (Nation) *Thief defiles 10-year-old girl after stealing mother’s phone, money (Punch)

Police charge Iyanya with car theft (Nation) The Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) Ikoyi, Lagos, has charged Nigerian singer Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk, popularly called Iyanya, with alleged car theft. Iyanya was arraigned for the offence on February 4, 2020 before…

*Explosion victims narrate ordeals, count losses as death toll rises to five (Guardian) *Diesel-laden tanker falls, catches fire in Lagos (Punch)

Explosion victims narrate ordeals, count losses as death toll rises to five (Guardian) After the raging fire following Sunday night’s pipeline explosion at Abule Egba area of Lagos State was put out by a combined team of firefighters and emergency…

*Most buyers don’t care about fake NAFDAC label on gin – Arrested maker of adulterated drinks (Punch) *Lagos begins cleanup of Ikoyi, VI (Guardian)

Most buyers don’t care about fake NAFDAC label on gin – Arrested maker of adulterated drinks (Punch) A primary school leaver, David Ozoemenam, who specialised in the production of adulterated gin, has been arrested by the police in Lagos. City…

*Lagos cautions over fire outbreaks (Nation) *Police arraign fake Unilag lecturer (Punch)

  Lagos cautions over fire outbreaks (Nation) Lagos State Government, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has advised Lagosians to take precautionary measures to prevent fire disasters in view of the prevailing harmattan weather which aids the spread of fires.  The Governor who spoke…

Prince Harry blows up landmine at same spot where Princess Diana detonated one (Metro)

The Duke of Sussex followed in his mother’s footsteps to detonate a landmine in the exact same spot the Princess of Wales did 22 years ago and witness the legacy of her work to eliminate the devices. Harry donned body…

Prince Harry supports Greta Thunberg’s climate ‘strikes’ (BBC)

The Duke of Sussex has defended climate change activism led by Swedish campaigner Greta Thunberg, calling the effort “a race against time”. “Everyone knows it… no-one can deny science,” Prince Harry added. Several million people took part in so-called “strikes”…

New photo of baby Archie released as Prince Harry celebrates his 35th birthday (Metro)

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have released a cute new photo of baby Archie, taken on his Christening day. It came as part of a moving message from Meghan to her husband marking his 35th birthday. The Duchess of Sussex…

Harry and Meghan’s home renovations cost taxpayers £2.4m (BBC)

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s home was renovated with £2.4m of taxpayers’ money, royal accounts show. Frogmore Cottage in Windsor was turned into a single property for Prince Harry and Meghan, from five separate homes. The couple, who moved…

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