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2020/2021 New President of Inner Wheel Club of LUTH IWM Adeboye Oluremi Rukayat

The year 2020/2021 induction and fund raising ceremony for the 4th New President and her executives, IWM Adeboye Oluremi Rukayat came to fruition on Friday 13th November, 2020; at the private dinning room, Hall 36, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Araba, Surulere, Lagos. Report has it that International Inner Wheel Club of LUTH is a philanthropic organisation and the female …

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Palliatives Found In Warehouses Shows My Father Is Not Nigeria’s Problem – Zahra Buhari-Indimi

Daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari, Zahra Buhari-Indimi has said that the recent discovery of COVID-19 palliatives stored in various warehouses across the country is valid proof that her father is not the nation’s problem.  In recent times the president has been criticised and some of his actions have been a reason for debates as the nation suffers some economic decline …

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#EndSARS violence: 229 people arrested for arson, murder, others in Lagos

No fewer than 229 people have been arrested in Lagos in connection with the mayhem that engulfed Lagos in aftermath of #EndSARS protest. The Lagos State Government said it would be prosecuting the suspects who allegedly took advantage of the EndSARS protest to destroy and loot public and private properties in different parts of the state. Hoodlums hijacked the peaceful …

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#EndSARS: Imo Gov Approves Release Of N2bn For Youth Empowerment

In fulfilling his promise of initiating a dedicated empowerment package to address the needs of youths in Imo state, the state Governor, Hope Uzodimma has approved the immediate release of a takeoff fund of two billion naira out of the six billion naira earmarked for an accelerated youth empowerment programme. The Governor disclosed this in a statewide broadcast in Owerri …

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President Yewande Odunuyi, Members Donates School Furniture To Celebrate World Teachers Day + Photos

The 2020/2021 President of the Inner Wheel Club of Surulere, President Yewande Odunuyi led members to celebrate World Teachers Day usually celebrated on the 5th of October every year; and donated furniture to students in schools. With her are: PNR Bimbo Sowande, Asiwaju-Dada Past President of Inner Wheel Club of LUTH, IWM Olamide Otusile and IWM Bimbo Akintola. President Odunuyi …

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Senator Ndume in trouble as Maina jumps bail

Senator Ali Ndume who is standing as surety for a former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, has informed a Federal High Court in Abuja that he could no longer find the defendant whom he had made legal commitment to always produce in court for his trial. Senator Ndume disclosed this on Friday at the Federal …

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Group Demands Probe, Prosecution Of Niger Delta Affairs Minister, Akpabio, Accomplices Over Alleged Looting of NDDC In Open Letter to President Buhari

ith due respect to the efforts of the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari, in fighting corruption especially sanitising the Niger Delta Development Commission and other agencies, the mindset and inclination to corruption have continued to fester over the past few years in spite of the change mantra. We know that the …

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Oba Ogunwusi gives COVID-19 warning

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has cautioned Nigerians against relaxing in the observation of necessary protocols as COVID-19 cases drop. The monarch spoke with State House correspondents after a courtesy visit to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Ogunwusi said he looked forward to the end of the COVID-19 pandemic and return of …

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FRSC officers dismissed over misconduct

Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has dismissed eight erring officers of the Corps in accordance with the provisions of its regulation on discipline. This was disclosed in a statement issued by Corps Public Education Officer (CPEO), ACM Bisi Kazeem, on Friday in Abuja. Kazeem said that the dismissal was part of the efforts made to rid the FRSC of undisciplined …

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Nigeria reports 3 deaths, 156 new COVID-19 cases

On the eve of resumption of international flights, Nigeria reported 156 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, 25 more than the number recorded on Thursday. According to the NCDC, the death toll increased by 3, to hit 1051, while the total confirmed cases till date stands at 54,743. Saturday, September 5, 2020 12:01 am | Daily News Headlines | 0 Comment(s) COVID-19: Nigeria …

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Helping The Destitute: President Yewande Odunuyi and Members Celebrates Charity Day

The President of the Inner Wheel Club  of Surulere, Yewande Odunuyi led members to celebrate International Day of Charity which is usually every 5th day of September of each year.  The members visited The Destitute Home Okobaba, Ebute Metta; to share packed cooked foods to 200 destitutes. The packed foods, water, and soft drinks were handed over to the Head of …

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Nigerians Warms to Stay Off Northern Cyprus schools

Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) has alerted and warned Nigerian parents against sending their children to universities in Northern Cyprus over the incessant killings of Nigerians. According to her, it was too risky to send children to the schools there as Nigerian students had been killed there mysteriously without any conclusive investigations carried out. Dabiri-Erewa said …

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Surulere Inner Wheel Club Inducts Yewande Odunuyi As President 2020/2021

The season of induction came for the Inner Wheel Club of Surulere, Lagos. A time when changing of baton is done by transferring servant leadership position to another after one tenure has ended.On this premise, this has seen the emergence of new entrant into the scene of piloting the philanthropic gestures for the less privileged in the society. Thus giving …

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BREAKING: Eyitayo Jegede Wins Ondo PDP Primary

Eyitayo Jegede has emerged as the Peoples Democratic Party  (PDP)’s flag bearer for the Ondo State governorship election which is expected to place on October 10. Jegede was announced as the winner after the delegates cast their votes at the party’s primary which held at the International Culture and Events Center, the dome in Akure, the state capital. He polled …

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Suspected Boko Haram Fighters Execute Five Aid Workers In Borno

A video has surfaced online showing the execution of five persons by masked men in military camouflage, suspected to be Boko Haram fighters. A voice was heard speaking in Hausa before the execution, saying that the five persons were working for infidels. “Those of you that are being used by infidels to turn others to infidels, know this today oh, …

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Tenants, lessees to pay 6% stamp duty: Order from FIRS

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has asked landlords and property agents to charge six per cent Stamp Duty on all tenancy and lease agreements they enter into with all leases and remit same promptly to the Service. Mr Abdullahi Ahmad, Director, Communications and Liaison Department of the service, made this known in Abuja on Wednesday. Ahmad said doing so …

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100 Amuwo Odofin Residents Recieves Palliatives From Project Enable Africa and Ishk Tolaram

The train of humanitarian supports from the city of Surulere moves to Amuwo Odofin, in Lagos State; purposely to assist the less privileged people with disabilities.The non governmental organisations- Project Enable Africa in conjunction with Ishk Tolaram Foundation continued her philanthropy gestures towards helping the needy who are mainly disables.See the gifts and photographs below:

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Drug/Money laundering: US, India, Ghana write FG, demand extradition of 11 Nigerians

Three countries, the United States of America, India and Ghana, have written respectively to the Federal Government requesting the extradition of 11 Nigerians, a report has revealed. The cases for which the Nigerians are wanted in the foreign countries include money laundering, obtaining under false pretences, fraud as well as drug-related offences. The report, titled ‘Ministerial Performance Report May 2019 …

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Lagos Speaker, Obasa, Orders Doctoring Of Vital Financial Documents Of Assembly As EFCC Begins Probe Into Alleged Looting Of Public Funds

he doctoring of vital documents that has to do with approvals of funds for various purposes in the Lagos State House of Assembly has begun on the orders of Speaker of the parliament, Mudashiru Obasa. According to findings by SaharaReporters, the alteration of key documents was being done through the Clerk of the Assembly as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission …

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APC Power Tussle: Victor Giadom hands over party leadership to Buni

Victor Giadom, acting national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), has handed over the leadership of the party to the new chairman of the caretaker committee, Mai Mala Buni. The handing over ceremony was held behind closed doors on Monday at the National Working Committee conference room at the APC National Secretariat, Abuja. Buni’s appointment came after the APC NEC …

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Ease of doing business: Nigeria Govt merges CAC, Tax ID registrations

Business owners who register their organizations with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) will now get a tax identification number without the need to approach the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). CAC, in a statement on Monday, said the processes of registering a business and getting a tax ID have been merged. The statement said: “This is to inform our esteemed …

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Nigeria Records 490 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Now 24,567

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known via its Twitter handle on Sunday evening that Nigeria has recorded 490 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 24,567. “On the 28th of June 2020, 490 new confirmed cases and 7 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a …

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100 Persons Living With Disabilities Recieves Palliatives From NGO

An NGO, Project Enable Africa with the support of Ishk Tolaram, has distributed palliatives to no fewer than 100 people living with disabilities (PWDs) in Lagos. The Head of Communication for Project Enable Africa, Mr Lanre Olagunju, said that his organisation was committed to digital empowerment of PWDs in Nigeria. Olagunju said that the palliatives were targeted at 400 people with disabilities in Lagos, saying that …

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Abiola Ajimobi Replaces Adams Oshiomole as APC National Chairman in Acting Capacity

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday elevated the former Oyo State governor, Sen. Abiola Ajimobi to serve as its acting National Chairman after the Court of Appeal holding at Abuja upheld the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole. Sen. Ajimobi was the party’s Deputy National Chairman for the southern region and is a former Governor of Oyo state. In a statement …

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Appeal Court Upholds Oshiomhole’s Suspension As APC National Chairman

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja on Tuesday affirmed the suspension of Comrade Adams Oshiomole as a member and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Ruling on the interlocutory appeal filed by Comrade Oshiomhole, the appellate court upheld the decision of the Federal Capital Territory High Court delivered by Justice Danlami Senchi which in March ordered the …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 490 New Cases, 31 Deaths, Total Cases Now 17,148

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Nigeria has recorded 490 new cases of the novel coronavirus and an additional 31 deaths linked to the virus. The new figures put total infections in the country at 17,148. Although 5,623 persons have been successfully treated and discharged, 455 casualties have been recorded to the virus, according to the NCDC.   …

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Sanwo-Olu and others Expresses Shock Over the Death Of Senator Bayo Osinowo

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and other notable politicians has expressed shock and sadness over the sudden death of Senator Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo popularly known and referred to as Pepperito, representing Lagos East Senatorial District at the Upper Legislative Chamber of the National Assembly, who passed away on Monday morning at the age of 64 after a brief illness. …

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COVID-19 : Nigeria Records 573 New Cases, 4 Deaths, Total Cases Now 16,658.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday evening recorded 573 new cases of the novel coronavirus, this was announced as usual through the NCDC twitter handle   Lagos, which is the known epic Centre of the virus in Nigeria reported the highest number of cases with 216 new cases and Rivers was second with 103 new infections. Breakdown …

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Covid-19: Nigeria Confirms 403 New Cases, Total Cases now 16,085

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its usual late-night tweet via its official twitter handle reports 403 new cases of the Coronavirus. According to the agency, Lagos State trails Gombe in reported cases for the day with 68 new infections, followed by Kano State where 46 more people got the virus. Other states with new COVID-19 cases are: …

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Covid-19: Nigeria confirms 627 cases, total Number of Cases Now 15,181

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Friday reported 627 new cases of COVID-19, putting the nation’s total number of covid-19 infections to 15,181. Earlier on Friday, Lagos announced it has discharged 90 COVID-19 patients after they fully recovered. But there are concerns that the virus spread is getting worse across the country as the NCDC reported 600-plus new cases …

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