Lebanon Delays PM Designation As Political Crisis Deepens

The nomination of Lebanon’s next prime minister was postponed on Monday as new complications surfaced in efforts to agree to a government that is urgently needed to pull the country out of a destabilizing economic crisis. More than seven weeks since Saad al-Hariri quit as prime minister, prompted by protests…

SEN ABIOLA AJIMOBI ― A Shining Light At 70 And Yet Another Jinx Breaker

Your Excellency, I have often heard the saying that the most successful men are not those who have all the money in the world but those who by their actions and decisions have inspired others to be better. This is indeed my testimony of this great man as he clocks…

Minimum Wage: Ogun Organized Labour Issues 2-Day Warning Strike

The Organized labour union in Ogun State, on Monday, served a notice of two-day warning strike on the State Government, over its failure to deliberate with it on the implementation of the new minimum wage. The labour union, in a letter, addressed to Governor Dapo Abiodun, said the move became…

Ikorodu, Imota Monarchs Laud Conduct Of Caleb Varsity Students

The Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabiru Shotobi, has commended the good conduct and behaviour of students of Caleb University, Imota, Lagos. According to a statement by the university in Lagos on Monday, the monarch made the remark during a visit to his palace by the university’s newly-constituted second visitation panel…

FG Commends Dangote’s $30bn Domestic Revenue Generation Drive, Road Constructions

The Federal Government on Sunday commended the Dangote Group for its proposed plan to expand its domestic revenue generation drive from four billion dollars to 30 billion dollars annually from 2021 to boost the nation’s economy. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, gave the commendation…

Early Girl-Child Marriage Is Dangerous ― Emir Of Bauchi

Emir of Bauchi, Dr Rilwanu Suleiman Adamu has stressed that the practice of early and compulsory marriage of the girl-child by parents pose danger to her future just as he warned against such by parents. Dr Riwanu Suleiman Adamu also counselled parents to stop forcing girl-child into streets hawking under…

Ooni Urges Children To Prepare For Prosperous Future Through Hardwork

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja, on Monday, tasked children to prepare for a prosperous future through hard with a view to becoming leaders of the nation. He gave the charge in his palace while playing host to children from all parts of the ancient city to…

LASG Reads Riot Act To Operators Of Events Centres, Private Property Owners, Others On Road Blockage

Lagos State government has warned operators of events centres/private property owners and other places of attraction in the state that it is henceforth compulsory for any of them preparing to host more than 50 guests to notify the General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) for adequate arrangement on…

FG, IFAD To Implement N46bn Agricultural Project In Niger Delta

The Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is implementing the N46.83 billion Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprises (LIFE-ND) across the nine Niger Delta states. The project is targeted at developing some selected agricultural value chains, create jobs and create wealth for the region. Out of the…

BREAKING: APC Lifts Suspension Of Amosun, Akeredolu, Okorocha, Others

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has reverted the suspension order placed on five members of the party. The members include Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State; former Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun; former Imo State Governor, Senator Rochas Okorocha; Director-General of the Voice…