Governor Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe state has forwarded the name of Dr Husseina Goje, daughter of Senator Danjuma Goje as commissioner-nominee alongside 17 others to the state House of Assembly. In a letter read by the Speaker, Abubakar Sadiq Kurba, on Wednesday during plenary, Senator Goje’s son-in-law, Ibrahim Dasuki […]

The Department of State Services (DSS) today handed over the former Chairman of the defunct Presidential Pension Reforms Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Jeossyjs gathered. A top source in EFCC confirmed to that Maina was being questioned on various aspects of alleged financial […]

The Lagos State government on Wednesday disclosed plans to shut down the Costain roundabout inwards Funso Williams Avenue for three months, beginning from Thursday, October 3. The closure, according to the statement, is to facilitate the completion of the ongoing construction of the bridge. The federal government had embarked on […]

The Federal Government has announced that plans are at an advanced stage to return toll gate on federal highways. The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola disclosed this while briefing State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting presided over by President Buhari today. Fashola, flanked by the Minister […]

Five staff of the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) Ikorodu, have been sacked by the governing council of the institution for offences bordering on plagiarism and forgery. In a statement released by the polytechnic’s spokesperson Olanrewaju Kuye on Tuesday October 1, it was learnt that the affected staff include two lecturers and three […]

The Sokoto Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, #EFCC has arrested Hassan Sidi Aliyu, AdministrativeSecretary, Hussain Jafar Head of Operations, Abdullahi Yusuf Abubakar State Accountant and Abdulmumin Usman all of the Independent National a Electoral Commission,INEC in Zamfara state, for an alleged case of conspiracy, breach of […]

Officers of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Department of State Service has arrested former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Force, AbdulRashid Maina. Maina, who was involved in N2.1billion pension scam, Jeossyjs gathered Maina was arrested in a hotel in Abuja as he attempted running away by […]

South African Government has granted request for the Nigerian Airline, Air Peace to commence commercial flights to Johannesburg, South Africa, Jeossyjs gathered. This is in reciprocity of the bilateral air services agreement that Nigeria has with South Africa. Nigeria’s ministry of Foreign Affairs says the request was granted during Nigeria/South […]

A SARS officer, Inspector Michael Olubode was photographed dressed shabbily while holding a gun in public. His photo got to his bosses attention and he was summoned. The Nigerian police tweeted a photo of him being interrogated by one of his bosses and revealed he will be disciplined for his action. […]

A statement of changes to the UK’s Immigration Rules was announced on 9 September. Here is a summary of the most relevant changes. Tier 2 (General) This category allows UK companies to sponsor non-European Economic Area (EEA) nationals to work in skilled roles in the United Kingdom. It is subject […]

Press Statement The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is shocked and devastated by the news of the death of notable social activist and one of its frontline defender in the social media, Mr. Stanley Nwabia. Indeed, our hearts bleed. Nwabia’s death is a painful loss to our party, […]

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has adopted Governor Yahaya Bello as its candidate for the forthcoming November 16 governorship election in Kogi State. National Organising Secretary of the group, Alhaji Aliyu Saleh, who made the declaration at a news conference in Lokoja on Saturday, directed Fulani […]

The Department of State Service on Friday September 27, 2019 lost two of its personnel in a fatal car crash. A statement by the Public Relations Officer, Department of State Services, National Headquarters, Abuja, Dr Peter Afunaya, indicated that the incident occurred in the evening at Gidan Busa Katari, along […]

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday remanded a man, Ayobiojo Hammed, who was allegedly caught peddling marijuana at the Lagos Command of the National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). Justice Sule Hassan kept Hammed, of 7, Moshalashi Street, Empire, Surulere, Lagos, in prison custody, following his plea of […]