One Dead, Bridges Washed, Homes Submerged As Heavy Rain Wrecks Havoc In Kwara

Heavy rain that lasted about 10 hours has reportedly claimed one life while some bridges and culverts collapsed and many homes were flooded in Ilorin, Kwara state capital between Thursday night and Friday morning. Tribune Online gathered that a mud house caved in at Onijo compound in Pakata area of…

Betty Akeredolu Stresses Need For Statistical Records On Breast Cancer Survivors Nationwide

The wife of the Ondo State Governor, Mrs Betty Akeredolu has stressed the need for the Federal Government to have proper statistical records of the survivors of breast cancer nationwide. Akeredolu made this known while addressing newsmen as part of activities marking the 25th Anniversary and 4th International Breast Cancer…

Police Take Over Lekki Toll Gate Over Planned Labour Party Rally

The police in Lagos State on Friday embarked on a show of force exercise around the Lekki Toll Gate in apparent preparation for Saturday’s proposed rally by members of the Labour Party( LP) Policemen were seen heavily armed, and have practically taken over the Lekki community in a bid to…

Oyo Govt Enrols 45,000 Poor, Vulnerable Persons For Basic Health Care

The Oyo State government has enrolled 45,000 poor and vulnerable people under the basic health care provision fund (BHCPF) in the state. This, the State Government said was part of the Governor Seyi Makinde-led administration’s efforts to provide free medical services for its people. Speaking during the launch of the…

Yobe North: APC Will Appeal Judgment ― Gadaka

The Yobe State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said it would appeal Wednesday’s judgment of the Federal High Court, Damaturu which declared Bashir Machina as the valid candidate for the Yobe North senatorial ticket. Chairman of the party in the North East state, Mohammed Gadaka gave the…

Strike: Accountant-General To Meet ASUU To Resolve Payment Platform

The acting Accountant- General of the Federation, Mr Sylvia Okolieaboh, on Thursday expressed the resolve to interface with the leadership of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) with a view to proffering lasting solution to the seven-month-old strike declared by the lecturers. Okolieaboh gave the assurance during the tripartite reconciliatory…