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Opinion: Can't we Just be Normal?
Opinion: Can’t we Just be Normal?

Opinion: Can’t we Just be Normal?

I regularly hear words such as, “Our great country” or “We can be great again” in reference to Nigeria. Such words make me wonder what the speaker means by “great”. Plus, for us to be “great again”, it implies that Nigeria was once great, and if so,... read more »

Opinion: The Courts Must Nullify President Buhari's Election on Grounds of Perjury by Femi Aribisala.
Opinion: The Courts Must Nullify Preside...

Opinion: The Courts Must Nullify President Buhari’s Election on Groun...

In filing his INEC papers for the 2019 presidential election, President Buhari lied under oath.  He committed outright perjury. There can be no doubt that we are living today in Nigeria in proverbially “interesting times.”  We have just gone through the worst presidential election in the... read more »

New Policies on Okada to be Announced So...

New Policies on Okada to be Announced Soon – Sanwo-Olu

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has said that new policies that will regulate the operations of Okada in the state are underway. The Governor made this revelation on Friday while giving an account of his stewardship in the first 100 days in office at De Blue Roof of Lagos... read more »

Lagos Assembly Worries over Entry of Unchecked Foreign Nationals into the State
Lagos Assembly Worries over Entry of Unc...

Lagos Assembly Worries over Entry of Unchecked Foreign Nationals into the S...

Lagos State House of Assembly has expressed dissatisfaction over the unchecked migration of foreign nationals into the State, expressing security concern and the need to arrest the situation immediately. Hon. Agunbiade reiterated that recently vehicles used to convey cows to Lagos are now utilized... read more »

Ogun State Governor Vows to Complete Ongoing Projects
Ogun State Governor Vows to Complete Ong...

Ogun State Governor Vows to Complete Ongoing Projects

…. we are not interested in vendetta, says Abiodun Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on Thursday vowed that all uncompleted project started by the immediate past administration that has direct impart on the socio-economic well-being of the people, will be completed, as his government... read more »

Lagos Residents Seeking Accommodation to Engage LASRETRAD

Lagos Residents Seeking Accommodation to Engage LASRETRAD

The Special Adviser to the Lagos State Government on Housing, Mrs. Toke Benson-Awoyinka has enjoined residents seeking accommodation to engage the services of the Lagos State Real Estate... read more »

Lagos State Donates Patrol Vehicles, Motorbikes to Security Operatives

Lagos State Donates Patrol Vehicles, Motorbikes to Security Operatives

… creating a security trust fund has worked well for the State, says Sanwo-Olu Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has re-stated his administration’s commitment... read more »

Xenophobia: Sanwo-Olu Calls for Calm, Warns Against Reprisal Attacks on Foreigners

Xenophobia: Sanwo-Olu Calls for Calm, Warns Against Reprisal Attacks on Foreigners

….we’ll deal with troublemakers, Gov vows Lagos State Governor has vowed to deal with troublemakers exploiting the ongoing xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals in South Africa to... read more »

PDP Loses Out as Tribunal Upholds Reps Member, Jimoh's Victory

PDP Loses Out as Tribunal Upholds Reps Member, Jimoh’s Victory

The national and state Houses of Assembly petition tribunal sitting in Ikeja on Wednesday, struck out the petition filed by the PDP and Tajudeen Jaiyeola Agoro, challenging the election of... read more »

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigerian Senator Cautions Citizens Against Reprisal Attacks

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigerian Senator Cautions Citizens Against Re...

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Diaspora, Non-Governmental Organisations and Civil Society Organisations, Senator (Dr.) Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru has cautioned Nigerians against reprisal attacks on... read more »