EFCC Nabs Cleric, Twin Brothers, 25 Others In Ilorin, Over Alleged Yahoo-Yahoo 

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Command, have arrested 28 persons suspected to be “Yahoo-Yahoo Boys” in Ilorin, Kwara State. The arrest, which was carried out on Thursday, 23rd March 2023, at Mandate Area, Ilorin, followed actionable intelligence on the activities of fraudsters operating in the area. Preliminary investigation revealed […]

SanwoOlu Tells MDAs, Courts & Traders In Lagos To Collect Old Notes 

Lagos State Governor, Babajide SanwoOlu, has ordered all Ministries, Departments, and Agencies, MDAs, as well as Courts in the state to commence acceptance of old N500 and N1,000 notes. Sanwo-Olu also urged business owners, especially retailers, to accept the old N500 and N1,000 notes, to ease hardship sparked by the Naira redesign policy introduced by […]

Southwest Traditionalists Celebrate “Isese” Day, Call for August 20 Public Holiday Festival

As traditionalists across the southwestern states of Nigeria celebrate “Isese” day, royal fathers and traditional worshippers have called on state governments in the region to declare August 20 of every year a Public Holiday to mark the traditional religion and festival. In Ikorodu, Lagos, His Royal Majesty, the Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabiru Shotobi kicked […]

Why Nigeria Can’t Meet Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs

“No person is particularly invulnerable to disability” was the concluding statement of Mr. David Anyaele, the Executive Director of Centre for Citizens with Disabilities, CCD, as l entered the venue of the stakeholders’ meeting tagged: “Sensitization for Line MDAs on Sustainable Development Goals and Disability Rights” organized by the CCD in Lagos. No doubt, there […]