Insecurity: There’s coordinated approach to thwart threat on Airports nationwide – NSCDC

April 29, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Ahmed Audi, has assured Nigerians that a highly coordinated approach has been put in place to avert the looming threat of attack on Airport facilities across the country. The NSCDC boss who in a swift reaction to an intelligence report directed Commandants of states with Airports to immediately liaise Read More

Police nab 30 secret cult members, 3 kidnappers in Oyo

April 22, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Oyo state Commissioner of Police, CP Vivian Ngozi Onadeko, Thursday said the command has arrested 30 suspected secret cult members and three suspected kidnappers. CP Ngozi Onadeko stated this during a press briefing held at the Oyo state Police Command headquarters in Eleyele area of Ibadan on the activities of the command in the past few days. The Commissioner of Read More

Ondo govt, firm to hold roundtable on legalisation of cannabis

April 12, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Ondo state government in conjunction with Culturepreneur Clusters Limited and other partners will on June 7 and 8, 2021 hold a stakeholders’ roundtable on the benefits and opportunities of cannabis plant and CBD Oil in Nigeria. In a statement Monday in Abuja by the Senior Special Assistant to Ondo state governor on Agric and Agricultural Business, Mr. Akin Olotu, Read More

All hands on deck as Osinbajo declares 20th National Sports Festival open in Edo

April 7, 2021 Patrick Ahanor 0

Dutiful security operatives and officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Tuesday took strategic position around major roads from the Benin airport to Oba of Benin  palace and the Samuel Ogbemudia stadium- venue for the opening ceremony of the ongoing 2020  National Sports Festival (NSF) hosted by Edo State.  The operatives, including officials of Edo State Transport Management Agency Read More

If the day comes when one can eat kimchi at an Abuja restaurant…

March 31, 2021 Lee Jin Su 0

Whenever I meet Nigerian friends, colleagues, or business partners, I often hear them ask, “When will we get a Korean restaurant in Abuja?” “Where can I go to taste Korean food?” My answer is always the same. “I don’t know when, but I hope we get a Korean restaurant soon.” “The Embassy of the Republic of Korea is the only Read More

PTF gives formal approval to Edo 2020

March 31, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The Presidential  Task Force on Covid-19  has  given a formal approval  for the staging of the Edo 2020 National  Sports  Festival  after the host state  met all the stipulated health protocol.  A letter dated March 30, 2021 and signed on behalf of PTF  by Dr  Assad Hassan to the Minister  of Youth and sports Development Chief Sunday Dare  said, ” Read More