Ondo acting judge, JSC face N300m damages, litigation

Ondo acting judge, JSC face N300m damages, litigation

Sequel to the suspension of 60 magistrates by the Ondo State Judicial Service Commission (JSC), the Acting Judge, Oluwatoyin Akeredolu, is currently facing N300m litigation for breach of civil service laws and gross judicial misconduct. ...
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Apapa gridlock continues, despite government’s pledge to clear illegal parking of tankers, articulated vehicles

Apapa gridlock continues, despite government’s pledge to clear illegal parking of tankers, articulated vehicles

Two days after Lagos State Government issued a statement, saying it has commenced process of clearing the Apapa-Mile 2 axis of illegal parking of tankers and articulated vehicles, a check by The Guardian has revealed that the harrowing experience.... ...
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Minding the Gap in Nigeria’s Track and Field

Minding the Gap in Nigeria’s Track and Field

‘ind the gap’ is an audible warning usually directed at passengers on the London Underground, because an unsafe gap is created when a train stops at a curved platform, and if a passenger is not vigilant, there is the likelihood of stepping into the gap and...
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Zimbabwe needs cooperation of all, says Obasanjo 

Zimbabwe needs cooperation of all, says Obasanjo 

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged Africans to give the necessary cooperation and support to the new government of Zimbabwe. Obasanjo, in his congratulatory letter to the new President, Emmerson Mnangagwa... ...
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As 20m now face devastation, UN ranks Nigeria with Somalia, Yemen, South Sudan

As 20m now face devastation, UN ranks Nigeria with Somalia, Yemen, South Sudan

Eight years after Boko Haram launched a senseless war that has claimed over 20,000 lives and displaced over 1.8 million people now scattered in IDP camps across North Eastern Nigeria, the real cost of the fratricidal war now beckons: 8.5 million people are in ...
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Man jailed five years for stealing fans

Man jailed five years for stealing fans

An Ile-Ife Magistrates’ Court on Friday sentenced a 20 year-old man, Elijah Adediran, to five years imprisonment for stealing ceiling fans. ...
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Diabetes kills only careless people, says Obasanjo

Diabetes kills only careless people, says Obasanjo

Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo says that diabetes only kills those who are careless about its treatment. ...
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Lagos Government moves to check drink-driving

Lagos Government moves to check drink-driving

The Lagos State Government, in conjunction with Lagos Traffic Radio 96.1FM, on Friday launched an exercise to check incidents of drink-driving and resultant fatalities, especially during end of year festivities. ...
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Banky W’s wedding, Anambra election dominate Google search

Banky W’s wedding, Anambra election dominate Google search

Popular Nigerian singer/songwriter, Oluwabankole Wellington, a.k.a Banky W, and actress Adesua Etomi’s wedding dominated the internet search engine Google this week. ...
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Absence of lawyer stalls Evans’s arraignment on fresh charges

Absence of lawyer stalls Evans’s arraignment on fresh charges

Absence of defence counsel on Friday again stalled arraignment, on fresh charges, of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (a.k.a Evans) before an Igbosere High Court in Lagos. ...
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