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Fire destroys property worth millions of Naira in Enugu

Fire destroys property worth millions of Naira in Enugu

Fire has destroyed property worth millions of Naira in Enugu, Enugu State, on Thursday. Eye witnesses told newsmen that the incident occurred at No. 40, Owerri Road, Enugu. The sources said the fire, which consumed four shops, started at about 12.15 p.m and lasted till 12.50 p.m. According to the sources, residents came out in their numbers to help the ...

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Lagos State Government’s achievements in 2017- Ambode

Lagos State's achievements in 2017-Ambode

In Lagos State, the departed year was noteworthy in many ways. As we continue to bask in the euphoria of the New Year and ponder on the many possibilities it offers, it will not be out of place to reflect on some of the feats accomplished by Lagos State Government in the previous year. In 2017, the Lagos State Government’s ...

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Bornu rice farmers seek access road rehabilitation from govt.

road rehabilitation- Bornu farmers beckons on government

Rice farmers in Borno State have called for road rehabilitation to accelerate production and ease movement of produce to markets. A cross section of the farmers made the call in separate interviews with newsmen, yesterday, at Zabarmari Rice Plantation in Maiduguri, the state capital. They described the deplorable state of road to the rice plantation as “inimical” to sustainable growth ...

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Activists and Politicians disagrees with Buhari on restructuring

Buhari on restructuring- activists and politicians disagrees

Some politicians and activists have disagreed with President Muhammadu Buhari on restructuring, an issue he raised in his new year broadcast that Nigeria’s problems were mainly on processes and not the structure. Buhari, had during a nationwide broadcast, said that his view about agitations for restructuring was that Nigeria’s problems were more to do with process than the structure. The ...

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Lagos Government seals Badoo sponsor’s properties

Badoo sponsor-properties sealed by the Government

As part of the measures to defeat the Badoo menace in Ikorodu, the Lagos State Government has frozen the properties of Alhaji Alaka Abayomi Kamal, a man thought to be the Badoo sponsor. The assets which include a Petrol Filling Station, hotel and event centre, were sealed off on Wednesday, January 3, 2017. According to the Linda Ikeji’s Blog (LIB), the valuables ...

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Tin-can Fire- Property worth over 100 million completely burnt

Tin-can Fire-property over 100 million lost

LAGOS — CLEARING agents operating at the container complex of Tin-can Island port in Lagos State, lost over a N100 million worth of property to the Tin-can Fire incident that razed down part of the complex on Tuesday, even as some agents are pointing accusing fingers at the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA and a popular terminal operator, as being behind the ...

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Muhammadu Buhari’s new year message is a Greek gift-ADP

President MuhammaduBuhari's new year message is a Greek gift

The Action Democratic Party, ADP, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s new year message as a Greek gift. The party in a statement by its Spokesman, Prince Adelaja Adeoye, said that it has critically studied the New Year message and that “It is nothing but a ploy to deceive Nigerians again as another election year is around the corner.’’ The party ...

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2018 budget: Enugu, Osun and Bornu Governors present budgets to state assembly

2018 budget: governors presents budget to state assembly

Governors Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, Kashim Shettima of Borno State and Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State thursday presented the 2018 budget(s) to their respective Houses of Assembly. While Ugwuanyi presented N98.6billion, Shettima had N170billion and Aregbesola submitted NN173.8billion. In Enugu State, the budget estimate is 6.7 per cent less than 2017 estimate of N 105.1 billion. The budget tagged: ...

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Commuter bus kills masquerade in Anambra

Commuter bus ran over a masquerade in Anambra

Onitsha-The celebration of the New Year turned sour for a family in Nkpor, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, as Commuter bus kills masquerade said to belong to the family. It was gathered that the masquerade, in the early hours of the fateful day, accompanied by about four youths, was crossing the ever-busy Onitsha-Enugu Expressway, close to Tarzan ...

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