The community has been tensed since the administration of former Governor Timipre Sylva sacked Chief Aziza Ekide for alleged breach of the chieftaincy laws and replaced him with Chief Victor Alali as acting paramount ruler
Daily Archives: November 27, 2012
Gunmen yesterday struck at a bridge construction site at Gbaregolor Community, Ughelli South Local Government Council Area of Delta State, killing a Setraco official and abducting two Lebanese expatriates, as well as a Nigerian official working with the company.
The United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has named Prof. Francisca Nneka Okeke of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) as one of the top five women scientists listed for the 15th L’Oreal-UNESCO for Women in Science Laureates award
If grasses could sing, they would have made their voices louder at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife, Osun State. The joyful celebration of the 50 years anniversary celebration has filled the institution with various dance steps.
These days, if you hear Kool & The Gang, the world-famous African/American pop music group singing “Celebrate good times, come on! Let’s celebrate”, look around you, very well; you are probably seated among the celebrants at University of Lagos (UNILAG), Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) or Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU).
The Federal Government said it is set to commence construction of Nigeria’s first gas industrial park in the second quarter of 2013. Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, at the 8th International Gas Conference & Exhibition in Abuja
Senate President David Mark yesterday said budget implementation figures bandied by the Federal Government were mere statistics. The Senate president also fingered heads of ministries
The opening ceremony for the 18th edition of the Nigerian National Sports Festival tagged, Eko 2012 starts today in Lagos. The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the sports festival says it is set to put up a colourful opening ceremony that will be the talk-of-the-town. According to the LOC Secretary-General
Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi yesterday said his government had uncovered plot by some “discredited and disgruntled’’ politicians to rock the peace being enjoyed in the state since he banned the National Union of Road Transport
Mamman Nasir, son of the former national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ahmadu Ali, was re-arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday for alleged fuel subsidy fraud