Monday, August 15, 2022


August 14, 2022

Customs to deploy drones for surveillance at Nigeria’s borders: Spokesman 

Customs Spokesman Timi Bomodi said the technology would help tackle the menace of smuggling.

August 14, 2022

We owe Plateau civil servants only two months’ salaries: Lalong

“I want to assure all workers that efforts are being made to clear the backlog of these two months’ salary on or before the month of November this year.”

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong
August 14, 2022

Experts discuss Nigeria’s response to COVID-19 pandemic in online conference

The experts suggest taking historical cues from Ebola and Lassa outbreaks.

August 13, 2022

Oyo government, contractor fight over construction equipment, road contract

“I don’t know who gave them false information that we wanted to destroy their property,” said the Oyo commissioner for public works.

Governor Seyi Makinde and ENL Consortium Company logo
August 13, 2022

Thirty-three stolen Adamawa cows recovered in Yobe: Official

“Government of Yobe state is happy to announce the recovery of 33 herds of cattle and the handing over to their rightful owners,” said a government official.

August 13, 2022

Nigeria U-21 volleyball team confident of world cup ticket

“The team participated in the African U-19 championship and won. They are the current champions on the continent,” said the coach.

Nigeria men volleyball team
August 13, 2022

Fourth Wave: Bauchi, Oyo step up COVID-19 vaccination

The Oyo and Bauchi governments have begun the ‘Scale 3.0 Vaccination Campaign’ to protect residents against COVID- 19 pandemics.

COVID-19 variant
August 13, 2022

Akeredolu to declare Ondo beachfront tourist zone

Mr Akeredolu, on Friday in Akure, noted that the government could no longer leave the state’s huge potentials in tourism untapped.

Rotimi Akeredolu
August 12, 2022

Youth revolution changing Nigeria’s democracy: Sunday Dare

Mr Dare said without the country recognising youths as political actors, their trajectories in political participation would likely be ignored, wasted and at best, under-utilised.

August 12, 2022

 International Youth Day: The country hasn’t offered inspiration but her young people keep winning 

I don’t believe in Nigeria because of our leaders. I believe in Nigeria because of our youth.

Youths in Abuja queue for PVCs