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Governor Sanwo-Olu receives Guinness World Records certificate for largest anniversary cupcakes (Photos)

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu today received the Guinness World Records certificate as holder of the world’s largest anniversary logo made with cupcakes mosaic. The record was in respect of Lagos State Government’s celebration of the 60th independence anniversary of Nigeria with 60,011 cupcakes mosaic anniversary logo in the world, on October […]

Lai Mohammed drops phone number for citizens to call to report any suspicious movement ahead of Independence Day

The federal government says there will be heightened security activities in the days leading to the country’s 61st Independence Day anniversary. A statement was released to this effect by Lai Mohammed, the minister of information and culture, today. The minister asked residents of the federal capital territory (FCT) and its […]

Border closure helped Nigeria tremendously, Buhari tells Queen of Netherlands

President Muhammadu Buhari says the closure of the country’s borders for over one year helped Nigeria “tremendously”. The federal government had, in August 2019, ordered a closure of the country’s land borders over illegal importation of drugs, arms and agricultural products into Nigeria from neighbouring West African countries. In December […]

Ogun pensioners protest ‘non-payment of N68bn gratuity’ (Photos)

Pensioners in Ogun, yesterday, protested the alleged non-payment of N68 billion outstanding gratuity, said to have accumulated over 10 years. The pensioners, identified as members of the local government pensioners association (LOGPAN), blocked the two main gates to the state secretariat in Oke-Mosan. Tokunbo Talabi, secretary to the state government […]

House of Rep members stranded in Kano airport for 12 hours as airline reschedules flight ‘four times’

Some members of the house of representatives are currently stranded in the Aminu Kano international airport, Kano state. The lawmakers were said to have arrived the airport to board an Azman airline flight, scheduled for 12:30pm yesterday, en route Abuja. The lawmakers — members of the committee on petroleum upstream […]