Month: April 2021

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News

Baba Ijesha: Lagos DSVT Gets Involved, Lists Allegations Against Actor

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Team DSVT says it is actively following the Baba Ijesha defilement case.Baba Ijesha, a Nollywood actor has been accused of molesting a minor. In a statement released this afternoon, DSVT says it is following up on the case and has absolute confidence in the criminal justice system in the state.Read the statement below;"This is to inform members of the public that the Lagos […]

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News

Insecurity: Wike Imposes Dusk-to-Dawn Curfew In Rivers State

Due to rising insecurity Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on the 23 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state. On Thursday, the governor said the decision was taken after an exhaustive deliberation by the state security council at the government house in Port Harcourt. The governor said that the curfew is with immediate effect from 10 pm to 6 am. On Wednesday, the governor […]

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Politics

See Why Buhari Is Disappointed In Ortom, The Benue State Governor

President Muhammadu Buhari has lash Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom after the Governor called out the President for the way he is handling the nation’s security challenges. The President accused Ortom of seeing what is wrong with others but failing to deal with his own problems. He accused Ortom of attempting to cause more Division among ethnic, political, and religious rather than cooperate with the federal government to implement ideas […]

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Politics

PDP Charges Buhari, Declare Emergency On Security

THE Peoples Democratic Party has charged the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to urgently unite a national security summit to forestall Nigeria’s slide into confusion. On Thursday the party gave the advice after its 91 emergency National Executive Council meeting at the PDP National Secretariat, in Abuja. This was contained in a communique issued after the meeting. National Publicity Secretary of the party, Kola Ologbondiyan, who read the communique […]

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News

See Why Rep Urges Federal Government To Name Akure Airport After Agagu

The House of Representatives urged the Federal Government to Name the Akure airport after a former governor of Ondo State, the late Olusegun Agagu. On Thursday this call was made know in a motion jointly sponsored by members of the House from Ondo, which the House adopted at the plenary. Recall Agagu was Ondo governor between May 2003 and February 2009 when a court nullified his re-election for a second […]

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Crime

Awujoola Urges Yoruba Nollywood To Ostracise Baba Ijesha For Pedophilia

The Executive Director of Girls & Youth Re-integration Network, a Non Governmental organization, Miss Kenny Awujoola has stated that parents should train their children in the right path to avoid them being exposed to sexual molestation and rape. Speaking on Sdb Live's Good Morning Show, Awujoola stated that there's no excusable reason for rape however parents should ensure they put measures in place to protect their children against rape. She […]

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News

Workers’ Day: FG Declares May 3, Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 3, 2021, public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers Day Celebration. Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, minister of interior, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Nigerian Workers for witnessing this year’s celebration. In a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Dr Shuaib Belgore, the minister “commended them for their patience, understanding and support in driving the […]

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Politics

President Buhari: Approves Poverty Reduction Strategy

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the National Poverty Reduction With Growth Strategy.Meanwhile the approval followed an earlier submission of documents to the Federal Executive Council by the Presidential Economic Advisory Council.Femi Adesina the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, disclosed that the approval was made on Wednesday, April 28 at the weekly meeting of the council presided over by Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.Addressing State House […]

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