Edo CP reads riot act to FSARS

By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin Edo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Johnson Babatunde Kokumo has read the riot act to members of the Federal Special anti robbery squad (FSARS) operating in the State with a caution to comply with laid down…

JCI raises concern over global warming

By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin The Junior Chamber International (JCI), raised concern over the impact of global warming as the world inches towards the line of industrialization. Ahead of September, 13, 2018 World Cleanup Day Celebrations, President of JCI, Benin Metropolitan,…

Police smash motor cycle theft syndicate in Katsina

From Lawal Sa’idu Funtua, Katsina The Police in Katsina has arrested female member of a notorious motorcycle snatching syndicate. The female member, Zinatu Abubakar, aged 18, belongs to a gang that specializes in motorcycle theft within the state and beyond.…

Okowa Challenges LG Chairmen on sanitation, security

From Osakhare Erese, Asaba Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has urged chairmen of local government councils to take the issue of environmental sanitation and security of lives serious in their domains. The Governor gave the charge on Thursday in…

8 killed in Plateau, says Police

From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos The Plateau State Police, has said that unknown gunmen have killed eight people in Abonong and Zayit villages of Foron District of Barikin Ladi Local Government Area of the state. Tyopev Terna, the state Police…

Be ware of job racketeers -NSCDC warns public

By Henrietta Lucy Attah The Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu has warned members of the public to be cautious of the activities of fraudsters who are posing as employers of the agency.…

Lamido harps on restoration of justice, rule of law

From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi A presidential aspirant under the Peoples’ Democratic Party, (PDP) Alh. Sule Lamido has stressed the need to restore justice, fairness and rule of law in Nigeria. Alh. Lamido stated this during a courtesy visit to Governor…

UNICEF, NOA partners media to end HIV/AIDS in Nasarawa state

From Gambo Ahmed, Lafia The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF), Kaduna field office and Kaduna State National Orientation Agency in collaboration with media practitioners in Nasarawa state embarked on plan to create awareness on the Prevention of Mother to Child…

Customs impounds vehicle over unpaid N94m VAT

From: Femi Oyelola, kaduna AS anti-smuggling drive of Nigerian Custom Service (NCS) continues, Federal Operation Unit, Zone ‘B’, has made seizures of vehicles, rice and vegetable oil with duty paid value of N94 million in Kaduna alone in the past…

Niger Gov’t reiterates commitment on impacted projects

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The Niger State government has reiterated its commitment to revitalise all decayed public infrastructure despite paucity of funds available to the state. The Commissioner of works, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe made the disclosure while interacting with the…