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55 people dead in Mexico’s earthquake

  A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 55 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust and thousands fled into the streets in panic. The quake came less than two weeks after another quake left 90 dead in the country’s south, and it occurred …

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Ojota park ready for relocated inter-state buses – NURTW

BY AYO ILORI Chairman of Lagos State Branch of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Alhaji Tajudeen Agbede says the inter-state transport park at Odo-Iya alaro in Ojota is now ready to receive the operators banned along Ikorodu Road. Speaking through the Secretary of Ojota Main Garage Branch, Comrade …

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Why we dismissed ASUU chairman, 14 others – LASU

  The management of Lagos State University (LASU) on Monday defended the dismissal of 15 lecturers of the institution. The lecturers were dismissed about two weeks ago for misconduct. The management claimed it followed due process in dismissing the chairman of ASUU in the institution, Dr. Isaac Akinloye Oyewunmi, his …

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CJN unveils strategies for speedy trial of graft cases

  Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Walter Onnoghen has spoken of  fresh strategies for speedy trial of corruption cases. According to the CJN, the judiciary under his watch is determined to end corruption in the system. He asked litigants and the public to desist from bribing judges. Justice Onnoghen, who …

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ASUU suspends 36-day-old strike, directs members to resume today

  The Academic Staff Union of Universities has suspended its strike after a final four-hour meeting with the Federal Government delegation, which ended around 9pm in Abuja on Monday. The ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, addressed a briefing at the Nigeria Labour Congress secretariat to announce the union’s “conditional suspension …

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Silver-winning D’Tigers arrive today

  After their silver medal exploit at the just concluded 2017 Afrobasket tournament, D’Tigers will return home in the early hours of today aboard a Royal Air Maroc flight with the exception of team captain, Ike Diogu who will head for United State of America due to family commitments. The …

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EFCC inspects Diezani’s N7bn Dubai properties, moves for forfeiture

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have visited two mansions in Dubai allegedly belonging to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke. The properties, located at E146 Emirates Hill and J5 Emirates Hill, are said to be worth 74,000,000 dirham (N7.1bn). Emirates Hill, which has been described …

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Murder of Guilder Ultimate Search Winner: Killer Gang Used Uber Taxi, Six Held, Detectives Suspect Cultism.

BY BABAJIDE ALLI-BALOGUN Lagos State Police Command has paraded six suspects which it claimed killed Hector Oluwaseun Jobarteh, the winner of Season 3 of Guilder Ultimate Search reality TV show, operated in Uber Cab. The suspects, including the Uber driver, phone dealers, among others were arrested by Federal Special Anti-Robbery …

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IAAF/AIMS Certify Access Bank Lagos City Marathon Route

After six days’ hard work on and off the course, the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon route has been certified by the world governing body of athletics, IAAF and the global body that governs marathons and road races, AIMS. The certificate was sent to the marathon’s General Manager,, Yussuf Alli, …

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