Sanwo-Olu approves reopening of schools Monday, January 18

Director General, Office of the Education Quality Assurance, OEQA, of the state Ministry of Education, Mrs Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, in a statement on Friday, Jan 15, said the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo urged all school managers to enforce strict compliance with all subsisting protocols to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the state. OtherRead More

“You both were the light of my life” – Nigerian man mourns his wife and 2-year-old daughter killed in motor accident

“May God bless your souls. My love, it is hard to believe that you have left this beautiful world behind, but I am sure you and my lovely daughter are in a better place now. A thousand words won’t bring you guys back, I know because I’ve tried; Neither will a thousand tears, I knowRead More

How Nigerian Entrepreneur Oke Afolabi is Accelerating Digitalization of Banks in Africa

Oke Kehinde Afolabi is at the helm of four businesses: tech, showbiz; hospitality, and logistics. For some, that would be too much to juggle, but to the Nigerian, “Impossible is nothing. The attitude of Nigeria is of a go-getter country. The attitude of, why not have this and why not have the tallest, boldest, loudest?”Read More

Plans to Sell Govt. Properties to Fund 2021 Budget Stands – Minister Confirms

The Bureau of Public Enterprise, in November 2020, in a document presented to the Senate committee on Privatization disclosed that the Federal government plans to sell the Integrated Power Plants in Geregu, Omotosho, and Calabar at N434 billion in 2021.Reports has it that some government-owned properties as well as non-oil assets would be sold byRead More

Lagos leads As Nigeria Records 1479 New Cases of Coronavirus

The health agency gave a breakdown of the new cases as follows; Lagos-697, FCT-201, Nasarawa-80, Plateau-74, Rivers-72, Edo-46, Adamawa-43, Osun-39, Akwa Ibom-35, Delta-31, Anambra-27, Oyo-24 Kano-21, Abia-19, Enugu-19, Ogun-18, Sokoto-12, Bauchi-7, Taraba-7, Ekiti-4, Gombe-4, Imo-4, Bayelsa-2, Jigawa-2, Zamfara-1.There are now 105, 478 cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria and 1,405 deaths have been recorded. 83,830 patientsRead More

Lagos college of medicine shuts down as staff and students contract COVID19

“Owing to the present reality of the Covid19 we are faced with and after an evidence-based investigation that some students and College staff have been confirmed positive of the coronavirus, The Provost has mandated that EVERY student should evacuate the hostel and isolate themselves at home for the next 2weeks effective from Friday 15th January.Read More

Third Mainland Bridge to be reopened February 15 – Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola has confirmed that the third mainland bridge will be fully reopened to traffic by February 15, 2021. He said this during the inspection of construction work on major roads and bridges in Lagos State on Thursday, January 14. According to him, “Once the third mainland bridge is reopened, we will move to […] penetv

Lagos State Government Endorses Queen of Ibile

  At a discussion with Madam Olayinka Edu, the Executive Director and Founder of the Queen of IBILE Pageantry, she reiterated the ideals behind the project; “Pageantry in the conventional sense has always been about the celebration of beauty and brains. However, at Platinum Entertainment Nigeria, while we celebrate beauty and brains, we also encourageRead More

Third Mainland bridge to be fully reopened February 15 – Fashola

The third mainland bridge has been shut July 24, 2020. The repairs were expected to have been concluded by the end of January 2021. However, the ministry and its contractors said they lost two weeks to the EndSARS protests and had to extend the completion date by two weeks. Fashola gave the update during the inspectionRead More

Netherland-based Nigerian IT expert accuses Nigerian police of extorting N100k from him

They proceeded to check my luggage, then asked what I was doing with two laptops. I explained that one was my personal computer and the other was official. They demanded to see my company id, and I further explained my company does not issue id since it’s almost irrelevant.I cannot identify these officers by name,Read More

Lagos state government seals Eko club event center for violating COVID19 protocols (photos)

Lagos state government on Wednesday, January 13, sealed the popular Eko club event center in Surulere for violation of COVID19 protocols. According to the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor of Lagos State on New Media, Gawat Jubril, the center was sealed for holding a packed funeral. Pictures shared online showed that the funeral wasRead More

CCTV footage captures face of suspected thief who raided a House in Lekki

” A thief broke into my house in Ilasan Lekki on the 3rd of January and stole my car ..a light blue Toyota Highlander with registration number KRF353FC and so many other valuables.  The owner of the home that was raided, Jibola Onanuga, who sent the video to LIB, wrote; I have reported the caseRead More

1398 fresh cases of COVID19 recorded in Nigeria

See a breakdown of the number of cases per states below The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC says 1398 new cases of COVID19 were recorded in Nigeria on Wednesday, January 13. Other states with fresh cases include Oyo-120, Rivers-113, Plateau-111, Kaduna-71, Kwara-71, Akwa Ibom-34, Sokoto-31, Benue-28, Ogun-27, Kano-26, Kebbi-17, Osun-12, Nasarawa-11, Delta-10, Gombe-10, Bayelsa-9,Read More

UNILAG announces January 25 as the school’s resumption date

The statement reads: “The Senate of the University of Jos has considered and approved an amended Academic Calendar for 2019/2020 Session of the University. “According to the amended Academic Calendar, lectures would continue as from Monday, 25th January 2021.” This was disclosed in a statement signed by it’s Deputy Registrar, Information and Publications, Abdullahi Abdullahi.Read More

Billionaire businessman, Boluwatife Akin-Olugbade, dies of COVID19

He was 64 years old. Nigerian billionaire businessman, Aare Boluwatife Akin-Olugbade, has died. A native of Owu kingdom in Ogun state, late Akin-Olugbade was described as one of the world’s biggest Rolls-Royce collector. He was so obsessed with the brand that he had 10 Rolls Royce which has his customized plate numbers- ‘BOLU 1, 2, 3, 4, 5…” MayRead More

Real Estate Rising Star, Ezenagu, inducted into LEADS Africa Hall of Fame

Head of Administration, Esso Properties, Amaka Ofortube, Manager Media, Esso Properties Limited, Blessing G. Ugbem, Founder/CEO, , Esso Properties Limited, Mr. Smith Sosochukwuma Ezenagu, Otaru Mohammed, Vice President (Partnerships) and Tankou Patrique, Regional Rep. (Francophone) at the presentation of awards and induction into Hall of Fame of Mr. Ezenagu by LEADS Africa held on Monday,Read More

‘Closure of universities unconstitutional and disastrous’- Afe Babalola laments

According to Babalola, the Nigerian FG should emulate the United States Centre for Disease Control and Prevention as schools are different and every school should be judged on its capacity to follow covid-19 protocols.. “We have done seven convocations in ten years . We used to pay salaries on the 24th of the months andRead More

Lagos State Government Set To Close Third Mainland Bridge

 “All traffic from Ogudu, Alapere and Gbagada going to Adekunle axis should use Ikorodu Road, Jibowu and Yaba as alternative routes.There shall be no access for vehicular movements from the Adekunle axis towards Iyana Oworosoki on 3rd Mainland Bridge between 12 midnight and 1pm (15th to 29th January, 2021). “The current crossover position on the bridgeRead More

Nigerian man declared missing in Lagos found dead; See the suicide note he shared hours before he went missing

Hours before his disappearance, Bandele left an apparent suicide note on his Instagram page in which he detailed his struggles with depression, He stated that he had battled with depression for seven years and was about to go find peace. He asked for forgiveness from anyone whom he might have offended. Bandele, an advertising agent, wasRead More

NECO Finally Releases SSCE Results

This, according, to Professor Obioma represents an increase of 2.01 percent when compared to the 2019 June/July SSCE.Prof. Obioma gave the lists of states affected to include Abia, Enugu, Edo, River, Ondo, Ekiti, and Lagos. Others are Oyo, Kano, FCT and Ogun.The National Examination Council (NECO) has finally released the 2020 Senior School Certificate ExaminationRead More

Former Military Governor, Ndubuisi Kanu, dies at 77

Former Military leader of Imo and Lagos states, Rear Admiral Ndubisi Kanu (rtd), is dead. He was a member of the pro-democracy group, the National Democratic Coalition, NADECO, which fought for the revalidation of the late Moshood Abiola’s annulled June 12 1993 presidential mandate. In 1975, Kanu was the only Igbo that was appointed intoRead More

FG To Support Research For Nigeria Made COVID-19 Drug – Osinbajo

Akande said that the group said a report of its findings had been submitted to the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). “Highlighting the practical applications, the Study proposed that “Ivermectin should be considered for adoption into the uniform treatment guidelines of COVID-19 in Nigeria,” noting the “potential use of ivermectin asRead More

1270 new cases of COVID19 recorded in Nigeria

Nigeria now has 102, 601 confirmed cases of the disease. 81, 574 patients have been successfully treated and discharged while 1373 deaths have been recorded. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control says 1270 fresh cases were recorded in Nigeria on Tuesday, January 12. Other states with fresh cases include Oyo-103, Plateau-86, Rivers-71, Enugu-51, Nasarawa-41, Delta-39,Read More

Victor Osimhen Tests Positive for Coronavirus Again

The striker’s first test which returned positive on arrival in Naples kicked off a chain of event that landed him in trouble with Napoli.Much was expected from Osimhen after his big-money move from Lille but after a bright start, the striker has been sidelined since early November 2020 with a shoulder injury.This latest development continuesRead More

D**kRiding is the official form of transportation in the Entertainment Industry – Kelly Handsome

DickRiding is not a form of transportation but it seems to be the official form of transportation in the Entertainment Industry especially the Lagos Entertainment Industry, because as far as I am concerned there’s nothing like the Nigerian Music Industry. It’s a Scam! Let me not just break that table yet. Let’s just act likeRead More

#seasonofthanks: Lipton and Knorr surprise Nigerians working through the holidays

The campaign offered consumers the opportunity to win a ‘thank you‘ gift for people who have been instrumental to their survival this year, by posting stories on social media using the hashtag #SeasonOfThanks. Both brands are doubling down on their 12 Days of Christmas #SeasonOfThanks give away campaign to bring cheers and happiness to peopleRead More

Chaos in Lekki as Okada riders and Environmental Task Force officials clash (Videos)

The Taskforce officials then seized the motorcycles belonging to the Hausa riders who then started shouting and protesting, in their native tongue. The furore started after the Task force officials seized the goods of some street traders around Marwa. Watch the videos below. The Okada riders ran away while the Task force officials, now emboldenedRead More

Recharge & win big as PalmPay is rewarding its customers with 50 Million Naira this week

The PalmPay New Year Festival promo is designed to encourage and reward transactions such as bank transfers, airtime recharge and bill payments carried out on the platform. According to the CMO of PalmPay, Sofia Zab, “The PalmPay New Year Festival is our biggest giveaway yet. We are known as ‘The Payment App That Rewards You’Read More

Drama as Kidnapper Pays another Kidnapper Ransom after Being Kidnapped

 Both suspects were paraded in Abuja on Monday afternoon. Mba revealed both suspects operated around the federal capital territory (FCT) and the north-central region at large. “Interestingly, this group carried out the abduction of one Mohammed Ahmadu a.k.a CONFIRM ‘m’, 30 years, a kidnap kingpin and leader of another notorious kidnapping group in the north-central whenRead More

Police Arrest Suspect Over Death Of Teenager In Yobe Govt. Lodge

The Police spokesperson however noted that they are yet to establish the man as a staff of the Federal Ministry of Police Affairs as he claimed, adding that he and four others are being held in detention.The Yobe State Police spokesperson, Abdulkareem Dungus said Albash is being held for suspected homicide, adding that the manRead More

COVID-19: Nigerian lady shares experience with immigration official allegedly processing passports without face mask and gloves

I begun to scream.I couldn’t take it.Are they ignorant?If they are ignorant, I dare say, they should not be there as, govt representatives. How can you be handling multiple passports without gloves or masks.These guys, speak to people and droplets can get unto passports.Is this not how the virus is transmitted? I lost it! TheRead More

Lagos police command arrest 43 clubgoers and strippers for violating COVID19 protocols (photos)

A statement released by the spokesperson of the command, SP CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said the arrests were made on Sunday, January 10.  He said the state Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered that those arrested should be moved to Taskforce office Oshodi for prosecution.  He added that the police boss has also ordered thatRead More

GRAPHIC: Soldier stabs friend to death over a disagreement in Lagos

A 28-year-old Navy officer, Ifeanyi Eze, is currently on the ran, after he allegedly stabbed his friend, Monday Solomon, 37, to death in Bonny Camp, Lagos State. According to a source, the unfortunate incident happened on Sunday evening, January 10, 2021, after the two got into a heated argument over the suspect disrespecting the deceased’s elder sister. “The suspect has […] penetv

DSS raises alarm over plans by some elements to incite religious violence across the country

Consequently, Nigerians are advised to be wary of these antics and shun all divisive tendencies aimed at inciting or setting them against one another. According to a statement released by Peter Afunanya, the spokesperson of the DSS, the targeted states include Sokoto, Kano, Kaduna, Plateau, Rivers, Oyo, Lagos and those in the South East. The DepartmentRead More

Natural Eye Relief Discovery Stuns Doctors… study proves that this Eye Tea Reverses Glaucoma, Cataract, and Effective for Reducing Blurry vision without using eyedrops!

So go ahead, order for it right away and start using it to improve your vision, restore your eyesight and say goodbye to your glasses, pills and eye drops! By word of mouth, there’s so much huge demand, supplies are going off the shelf fast… even my colleagues and inner circle friends picked up 143Read More

Coronavirus: FG To Shut Down Train Services

The Nigerian Railway Corporation had in December 2020 launched the operation of the Lagos-Ibadan railway.The Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has warned that the federal government may be forced to shut down train services if passengers do not comply with COVID-19 protocols.Coronavirus: FG To Shut Down Train Services.While speaking on NTA Good Morning NigeriaRead More

Just In: Sanwo-Olu Appoints Oke as LASU Acting VC

Oke is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Administration of the institution, Gistlover understands.Akosile in the statement noted that a fresh process was ordered by the governor of which must be completed within 45 days.Just In: Sanwo-Olu Appoints Oke as LASU Acting VC.The order for a fresh process for the appointment of the 9th VC was announced onRead More

18 Year Old Girl Dies in Gombe Government Lodge

The Nation gathered that the police have sealed the room where the incident occurred as a crime scene.Dungus Abdulkarim, the Police Public Relation Officer in the command, an Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), who confirmed the incident, said one Engr. (Dr) Al-bash Yahaya Ibrahim and three others were being held for homicide.“What is important forRead More

FG To Reintroduce Fuel Subsidy as Oil Nears $56

Private oil marketing companies have continued to lament that their inability to access foreign exchange at the official rates has hampered efforts to resume petrol importation.The pump price is the sum of the landing cost, wholesale margin and the distribution margins. The wholesale margin is N4.03 while the distribution margins comprise transporters allowance (N3.89), retailerRead More

Nigeria’s Strength Lies in Its Unity – Osibanjo

 “Although her young life was cut short in very unfortunate circumstances, Tolulope lived her dream to join the Nigerian military and along with colleagues from all parts of this nation, to defend the territorial integrity, peace and security of this nation. “It is to the memories of these heroes and heroines that we pledge in theRead More

$5.3bn Loan Delaying Kano-Ibadan Railway Construction – Amaechi

The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, in a statement made this known in Abuja on Saturday.He said the project when completed the train would carry goods directly from Lagos to Kano. “Up till now, we have not gotten the money a year after we have applied for the loan. We have almost finished the one ofRead More

“It is clear Covid-19 is ravaging like wild fire” Prof Akin Abayomi warns as he shares infographics showing increase in Covid-19 cases and deaths

Guys! We Move! The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Alabi has warned of the spike in Covid-19 cases and deaths. #Maskup, #WashYourHands#PhysicalDistancingand #StayKampe at (home) From 6 to 22 #COVID19 related deaths between November and December, 2020 and 2,172 to 7,420 positive cases within the same period; It is clear, #COVID19 is ragingRead More

Davido’s newly signed artiste and DMW First lady, Liya among those arrested at Lagos club (photos)

Davido’s signee/DMW’s first lady, Liya was pictured among club goers arrested in Lagos for flouting the COVID-19 rules.  Here are photos below;  Lagos police spokesperson, Muyiwa Adejobi who confirmed the arrest of the clubgoers said Commissioner of police, Hammed Odumosu personally led his team on the midnight raid. He identified the club raided as Lounge 38, BodeRead More

This second wave is affecting across age groups- Lagos deputy gov, Hamzat Obafemi, says as he mourns his younger brother who died from the novel virus last week

”This week I lost my 37 years old younger brother, Dr. Haroun Hamzat to #COVID19. He was hardworking and well loved,helping a lot of patents at the Lagos primary healthcare centre in Orile, Agege. COVID19 does not respect anyone & this second wave is affecting across age groups. The deputy governor last week lost hisRead More

1585 new cases of COVID19 recorded in Nigeria

The health agency says Plateau recorded 162, Gombe-81, Oyo-75, Rivers-68, Sokoto-58, Ondo-55, Ogun-42, Nasarawa-40, Akwa Ibom-36, Edo-31, Kaduna-27, Anambra-22, Delta-19, Kano-17, Osun-17, Ebonyi-16, Katsina-14, Niger-14, Bayelsa-9, EKiti-8, Borno-7, Jigawa-5, Abia-4 and Bauchi-3. Nigeria now has 99, 063 confirmed cases of the viral disease. 79, 417 patients have been discharged so far while 1350 deaths haveRead More

Wife of billionaire lotto businessman, Kessington Adebutu is dead

Mrs. Adebutu died today January 9 after a brief illness. Details about her death are still sketchy however family sources claim she was hale and hearty until this weekend when she came down with a mild ailment. She was taken to the St. Nicholas Hospital, Lagos where she was confirmed dead. May her soul rest inRead More

DMW First Lady, Liya Arrested For Violating COVID-19 Rules

Evidently her photos with Peruzzi shows her during an interview yesterday before the club.DMW First Lady, Liya Arrested For Violating COVID-19 Rules.moses is a writer for gist lovers . A budding individual with the strive to share and inform the masses with contents relating to their beliefs, lifestyle and all about the entertainment. Previous articlePoliceRead More

Police Parades 237 Clubgoers for Violating COVID-19 Rules (Photos)

The state government had earlier ordered the closure of nightclubs to curtail the spread of COVID-19. “The Lagos Commissioner of Police Mr Hakeem Odumosu together with the Lagos Safety Commission earlier today, led their team to enforce COVID-19 protocols across the state… First location: Lounge 38, Bode Thomas, Surulere,” he tweeted.moses is a writer for gistRead More

FG Reveals How It Will Disburse First Batch of COVID-19 Vaccine (See Details)

 Adamawa, 1,129; Edo, 1,104; “We have other sources of vaccine that are non-mRNA like the COVAX vaccine. The country and other stakeholders are working towards how they can get additional vaccines from the other countries like Russia and USA,” Okposen said. Imo, 1,267Ogun, 1,473 Lagos, 3,131The Federal Government has disclosed details of how the first batch of COVID-19Read More

Lagos state police command parade 237 clubgoers arrested for violating COVID19 protocols, charge them to court (photos)

The clubgoers were arrested on Friday Night January 8 and Saturday, January 9 in the Surulere and Victoria Island axis of the state.Lagos state police command today Saturday, January 9 paraded 237 clubgoers who were arrested for violating COVID19 protocols. On Friday, 8th January, 2021, during a night operation, that was coordinated and commanded by theRead More

Lagos state police command raid more clubs in Surulere and Victoria Island for violating COVID19 protocols (photos/Video)

Lagos state police command in the early hours of today January 9, raided more clubs in Surulere and Victoria Island and arrested the club managers and customers for violating COVID19 protocols.  The team raided Lounge 38, Bode Thomas, Surulere and arrested scores clubbing at about 1am which is contrary to the state government COVID-19 protocol. HisRead More

Lagos state police command raid Colombia club in Victoria Island, arrest club managers and customers (photos/Videos)

See videos of those arrested at the police station below The Lagos state government in December 2020, barred all clubs from operating as part of measures to curb the spread of COVID19 during this second wave of the pandemic. Men of the Lagos police command on Friday night January 8, raided Colombia club in VictoriaRead More

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‘The bed occupancy in both public and private COVID19 Lagos Care Centres has increased to 51%’ – Lagos Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi

Clubbing at qilox club starts at 11pm today, dis has to be stopped immediately to avoid more cases by breaking d covid19 protocol. Ur cooperation is highly needed. Note i’ve got enough evidence to prove my claim and if nothing is done to stop it dis minute then i will have no choice than toRead More

1544 cases of COVID19 recorded in Nigeria

Nigeria recorded 1544 new cases of COVID19 on Friday, January 8. Other states with fresh cases include Plateau-168, FCT-153, Oyo-91, Nasarawa-90, Rivers-80, Kaduna-35, Edo-33, Kano-29, Ogun-21, Delta-19, Sokoto-16, Akwa Ibom-11, Ebonyi-11, Enugu-10, Osun-10, Niger-9, Bauchi-8, Kebbi-8, Katsina-2 and Taraba-1. Nigeria now has 97,478 confirmed cases. 78,552 patients have so far been discharged. Sadly, 1,342 deaths have beenRead More

You Can Complete NIN Registration Within Five Minutes – Pantami

 “You can complete the form virtually without visiting any office but there are things that require you (to be there) physically like your biometrics; you cannot submit your biometrics without you (being there) physically.”Pantami further stated that the NIMC workers did not inform the ministry of their demands and grievances before embarking on strike.The ministerRead More

Gov Sanwo-Olu fulfils his promise, presents N10m cheque to LASU best graduating students (photos)

Governor Sanwo-Olu also presented a cheque of 5 million Naira to the Best Master’s Degree student of the school, Olabanjo Olusola Aanu, who finished his Master’s Degree in Computer Science with a Grade Point of 5.0. Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, today January 8, presented a 5 million Naira cheque to the best graduating student of theRead More

Governor Sanwo-Olu cancels ongoing LASU VC appointment process

“Governor Sanwo-Olu was inundated with petitions arising from the selection process of the Vice Chancellor by the Governing Council. After a thorough evaluation and investigation of the various complaints, Mr. Governor, in his capacity as the Visitor to the University ordered the cancellation of the process.” Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has cancelled the ongoing process setRead More

Two suspects in police custody for issuing fake NIMR COVID-19 results – NIMR DG

“A thorough investigation by the committee revealed that two individuals who were neither staff nor agents of NIMR are behind the issuance of the fake results without testing.“If our staff is found guilty in the ongoing interrogation, the staff will be sanctioned in accordance to the extant rules guiding such offence.“We immediately set up anRead More

Lady cries out for help after a house she rented with N450k gets sold by the landlord and demolished weeks after making payment (video)

A Nigerian lady has cried out for help after a house she rented with N450k in November 2020, is demolished.On my way back from Delta on the 2nd, I called the Care taker to find out if the electrician he brought had fix the lights (I had paid him 8k already which I’ve not gottenRead More

Customs intercepts 5,200 live ammunitions, contraband goods worth N386m

The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone ‘C’ Owerri, has intercepted 5,200 live ammunition, 1,215 bags of foreign rice, a bullet proof Toyota Landcruser SUV and other contraband goods worth N386 million.  “Without the Management motivation and necessary logistics support, we won’t have attained this feat within this feat.” He said that the DPV ofRead More

Residents discover tunnel allegedly used by suspected kidnappers and ritualists, beat suspect to death (video)

One of the suspected criminals that use the tunnel to carry out nefarious activities was allegedly apprehended and killed by a mob. Watch a viral video from the scene below Residents carried out a search in the tunnel and found several school pupils’ uniforms, a generator set, an air conditioner and other household items. There wasRead More

#EndSARS: Governor Sanwo-Olu meets President Buhari, says rebuilding of Lagos in progress

On the second wave of COVID19, the governor appealed to Nigerians to take full personal responsibility because of the threat of the pandemic. The bigger, larger items around infrastructure, around transportation, they will take a fairly longer time. We are talking about a period that is still under three months. So, its still a working documentRead More

I take the blame for the failure of my marriage- comedian Princess says (video)

When it happened, the first thought that came to my head was that we should have just cancelled since that was my birthday” she said While on the show, Princess said she blames herself for the failure of the marriage because it shouldn’t have happened in the first place. Princess appealed to anyone going through turbulentRead More

‘We’ve Started Rebuilding Of Lagos’ – Sanwo-Olu

 “They have started intervening and supporting some of these small businesses, giving them grants, giving them soft loans and making sure that they can come back together very quickly. “The bigger items around infrastructure, around transportation, they will take a fairly longer time. We are talking about a period that is still under three months. So,Read More

Covid-19: Lagos Maintains Lead As NCDC Reports 1664 New Cases

Kano-12Ogun-24FCT-407The newly reported cases bring the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria to 94,369 which includes 77,299 discharged cases and 1,324 deaths.Enugu-7Below is the breakdown of the latest cases according to states:Abia-29Osun-12Delta-7Imo-15Jigawa-2 Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 1664 new cases of (COVID-19) in Nigeria.Nasarawa-38Covid-19: Lagos Maintains Lead As NCDCRead More

Niger Delta Militants Begins Bombing Of Oil Facilities, Reject Talks With FG

 “The peace talk was recently threatened by the appointment of Mr Akwa Effiong Okon as sole administrator for NDDC, and the non-recognition of Niger Delta in the policy statements by President Buhari during the January 1 broadcast to the nation,” Ezonebi said. “Any foreign vessels that refuse to obey this directive from the RNDA is onRead More

Nigerians to pay N15k, other charges to correct NIN details — NIMC

Nigeria’s National Identity Management Commission has said correction of details in the National Identity Number (NIN) will attract varying charges. The charge, according to NIMC regional coordinator in Alausa, Lagos, Funmi Opensanwo, varies from correction of details like name, address, card renewal or replacement and date of birth. “For the date of birth correction, the processing fee is N15,000. For […] penetv

This second wave of COVID19 is easily transmitted and deadlier – LUTH warns

The Lagos University Teaching Hospital LUTH has warned that the second wave of COVID19 is easily transmittable and deadlier than the first one. According to Professor Bode, the hospital has seen an upsurge of people treating malaria instead of going for COVID19 test. He said most of the people that have died from the diseaseRead More

Another UNILAG professor dies of COVID-19

May his soul rest in peace, Amen. Ajeyalemi, the institution’s former dean of students affairs and immediate past registrar of the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB), died at the isolation centre at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, in Lagos. Born November 7, 1950, Ajeyalemi had his primary education at the St Peter’sRead More

Lagos state deputy governor, Obafemi Hamzat loses brother to COVID19

“We announce with deep regret the death of our very young colleague, Dr Haroun Hamzat. Its “sunset at dawn” as he was just 37 years old. May the Almighty God grant his family and all of us, the fortitude to bear this irreplaceable loss, Amen. Adieu to our Hippocratic Brother, Dr Haroun Hamzat. May yourRead More

Lagos Govt. Pays for Forensic Examination of Lekki Toll Gate

Lagos Govt. Pays for Forensic Examination of Lekki Toll Gate.The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the payment of a huge sum of money for the forensic examination of Lekki Toll Gate.She said the forensic analysis of the Lekki Toll Gate will clear a lot of issues in the incident of October 20,Read More

Alleged Hooker Fights Client Who Refused To Pay after Her Services (Video)

moses is a writer for gist lovers . A budding individual with the strive to share and inform the masses with contents relating to their beliefs, lifestyle and all about the entertainment.A video has gone viral online showing the moment a suspected sex worker fought her client who refused to pay her after rendering servicesRead More

Ex-Finbank MD and Others Sent to Prison over N10.9bn Fraud

Ex-Finbank MD and Others Sent to Prison over N10.9bn Fraud.However, dissatisfied with the decision of the Court of Appeal, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission headed for the Supreme Court, which restored the charges against the defendants and ordered them to return to the high court for their trial.Not long after being arraigned, they wentRead More

N10.9bn Fraud: Court jails ex-Finbank MD, Okey Nwosu, three others

Justice Lateefa A. Okunnu of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja, on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, convicted and sentenced Okey Nwosu, a former Managing Director, Finbank Plc, to three years imprisonment over 10m fraud. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had arraigned Nwosu alongside Dayo Famuroti, Agnes Ebubedike and Danjuma Ocholi onRead More

Lagos Police crops 71 fun-seekers for violating COVID-19 protocols

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested 71 Lagosians for allegedly breaching COVID-19 safety protocols. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. Adejobi said the suspects were apprehended after the police raided two night clubs in Lekki and Surulere areas of the state at about 3am on Sunday, 3rd January, 2020. He […] penetv

COVID19 protocols: Lagos state police command raid night clubs, arrests 71 violators and impound 13 vehicles (photos)

.3 A statement released by the spokesperson of the command, CSP Muyiwa Adejobi, said the task force raided Folix Club, Lekki and Bench Bar, Adeniran Ogunsanya, Surulere, Lagos State. He said the during the raid, the taskforce impounded eleven (11) vehicles for violating the 12 midnight to 4am curfew and two (2) vehicles for driving againstRead More

#EndSARS: Lagos state government pays for forensic examination of Lekki toll gate

The application by the LCC for permission to have access to the toll gate must, therefore, await the outcome of the forensic examination”. As Nigerians await the findings of the Lagos state Judicial panel investigating the October 20 2020 gunshot incident at the Lekki tollgate, the Lagos state government has paid a huge sum of moneyRead More

NCDC Records 1204 Cases of COVID19 across the States

Other states with fresh cases include Plateau-60, Kaduna-54, Kano-40, Rivers-30, Edo-28, Nasarawa-25, Kebbi-19, Bauchi-18, Oyo-13, Akwa Ibom-12, Bayelsa-11, Ogun-11, Delta-9, Abia-8, Benue-5, Imo-3, Borno-2, Sokoto-1 and Osun-1.Nigeria now has 91,351 confirmed.  75,699 patients have been discharged while 1,318 deaths have been recorded.According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, Lagos recorded 654 cases whileRead More

Son of transport billionaire Ekene Dili Chukwu dies from COVID-19 complications in Lagos

“In consideration of the current pandemic, we kindly ask that you respect and maintain safety protocols through calls and messages to the family rather than physical visits. “Thank you and God bless.” “We pray that his soul rests in peace and the Lord comfort his family and all of us he left behind. The statementRead More

FG Updates Nigerians on Fresh COVID-19 Lockdown

“The Federal Government is aware of the economic and social implications of a second lockdown but we want to call on Nigerians to help us, help themselves and help the economy, by adhering strictly to the Covid-19 protocols.”Lai Mohammed said;He stated this at a press conference in Lagos, where he expressed the federal government’s displeasureRead More

COVID-19: Pastor Adeboye Replies Bill Gates after Predicting Serious Outbreak in African

“If you are ungrateful, he can withdraw what he has done. Sooner or later, you will need God again, so be grateful,” he said.“When you ask a man to do a job only God can do, don’t blame him if he makes mistakes. When I heard they closed down some restaurants, I was wondering. WhatRead More

Nigeria has no plan of imposing fresh lockdown – Lai Mohammed

“If we do not do these, the surge will continue and with the new strain of Covid-19 which is becoming much more difficult to handle than the old strain, the Federal Government will continue to insist and encourage Nigerians to please obey the Covid-19 protocols. The Minister said this at a press conference in Lagos, whereRead More