*Air Peace suspends Dubai flights over visa ban on Nigerians (DailyTrust)*Wike invites Buhari, Peter Obi, Oshiomole to commission projects in Rivers (Vanguard)

Air Peace suspends Dubai flights over visa ban on Nigerians (DailyTrust) Air Peace has suspended flights to Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), over the non-issuance of visas to Nigerians. Daily Trust had reported how the UAE authorities placed a visa…

*LASG begins impounding of unpainted commercial vehicles (Guardian)*Economy, security dominate as Atiku, Tinubu skip debate (Punch)

LASG begins impounding of unpainted commercial vehicles (Guardian) The Lagos State Government has directed the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) to begin to arrest and impound unpainted commercial vehicles from Monday across the state. The General Manager of LASTMA,…

*NDLEA nabs pregnant woman, 27 others (Guardian)*Lagos PDP gov candidate begins campaign Wednesday (Punch)

NDLEA nabs pregnant woman, 27 others (Guardian) The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a pregnant woman, a nursing mother and a 200-level university student for drug abuse and peddling. The Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA, Mr Femi…

I want world’s best athlete award – Amusan

World 100m hurdles champion and record holder Tobi Amusan is delighted to have been nominated for the Women’s World Athlete of the Year 2022 award. The 25-year-old is among the 10 women athletes released Wednesday morning by World Athletics as…

Tobi Amusan nominated for Women’s World Athlete award

The world 100m hurdles champion and world record holder, Tobi Amusan, has been listed among the 10 nominees for the Women’s World Athlete of the Year organised by World Athletics. The athletics body made this known in a press release…

Amusan counsels athletes on doping 

World 110 metre hurdle record holder, Tobi Amusan, has advised athletes to shun drugs if they hope to become the best in their fields. Amusan gave the advice while being unveiled as the Globacom Ambassador in Lagos. According to her,…

Glo unveils World Champion, Tobi Amusan as ambassador

Nigeria’s Digital and Telecommunications services provider, Globacom, has announced the appointment of the current African, Commonwealth, and World Champion in the 100m hurdles, Tobi Amusan, as its latest Brand Ambassador. She was unveiled to the media at a ceremony held…

Nigeria must embrace grassroots development to attain great heights — Amusan

Women’s 100 metres hurdles world record holder, Tobi Amusan, believes grassroots development programmes and top-notch training will help the country discover more athletics world champions. Speaking in Lagos at a dinner organised in her honour by The Plug, an entertainment…

*Ex-policeman bags life jail for killing football fan (Punch)*LAWMA refrains from shutting down Ladipo market, vows to monitor waste disposal (Guardian)

Ex-policeman bags life jail for killing football fan (Punch) Justice Adenike Coker of the Lagos High Court, Ikeja, on Thursday, sentenced a dismissed cop, Olalekan Ogunyemi, to life imprisonment for killing a football fan, Kolade Johnson. Ogunyemi, who was attached…

*My relationship with Funke AKindele is everlasting- JJC Skillz (Vanguard)*Oyegoke, Eke, Odo donate to man whose vehicle was auctioned in Lagos (Guardian)

My relationship with Funke AKindele is everlasting- JJC Skillz (Vanguard) Nigerian rapper, Abdulrasheeed Bello, ‘JJC Skillz’ has said the relationship between him and his estranged wife, Funke Akindele is everlasting, especially as regards their children. In a recent interview, the…

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