Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Six Killed As Two Tankers Collide, Explode In Niger

Six persons have been killed in a tanker explosion at Lapai in Lapai Local Government Area of Niger State. The incident happened in the early hours of Tuesday when two tankers collided before exploding in the state. This was confirmed to Newspot by the Director-General of the State Emergency Management Agency, Ahmed Inga via the telephone. Mr...

Ondo Govt Inaugurates Amotekun Corp

Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has inaugurated the pioneer officers of Ondo State Security network Agency Amotekun Corps. Akeredolu while inaugurating the corps in Akure, the state capital expressed delight with the performance of the pioneer Amotekun Corps officers who just completed their training. He urged them to put into good use all they were taught during training...

EFCC Arrests 32 ‘Yahoo Boys,’ Seize 12 Cars In Oyo

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 32 suspected internet fraudsters also known as ‘Yahoo Boys’ in Oyo State. EFCC’s Head of Media and Publicity, Dele Oyewale, disclosed in a statement that the suspects were arrested by operatives attached to the Ibadan Zonal Office of the agency. He explained that they were apprehended on...

Another lawmaker’s wife kidnapped in Jigawa

Another Wife of State House of Assembly member representing Gwiwa constituency, Hon. Aminu Tsibut has been kidnapped by an unknown gunmen. The victim identified as Hajiya Rukayya Aminu was kidnapped at Tsibut village in Gwiwa Local Government Area on Friday night at about 1:00AM. Victims of relative revealed that the gunmen numbering about seven broke the...

Most Rev’d Ademowo In a Low Key 72nd Birthday Celebration

On 29 July 2020, the Dean Emeritus of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion and retired bishop of the Diocese of Lagos clocked 72. He had a low key celebration at his residence in Chevron-Lekki. The incumbent Diocesan Bishop of Lagos, The Rt. Rev'd Dr. Humphrey Olumakaiye, his wife Professor Mrs. Motunrayo Olumakaiye led members...

Enoch Bahago An Accident Victim Solicits For Financial Help

A young man who was involved in a fatal accident on the 27th of September 2019 Enoch Bahago together with his parents has called on well-meaning Nigerians to support them financially to save his life. According to Enoch "please I need help from the general public to save my life, thank you" Enoch Bahago after...

Policewoman, two children die in Lagos collapsed buildings

Police Constable attached to Ikoyi Division, Risikat Balogun and two children were yesterday killed while nine other persons were in critical condition after two buildings collapsed in Lagos. The incident occurred at 16 and 17 Freeman Street, Lagos Island around 2am. Witnesses said a defective three-storey building was the first to cave-in, adding that it...

Lagos to empower one million young people in digital skills

The Lagos State Government led by Governor Babajide SanwoOlu, through the office of the Special Adviser on Education, Mr. Tokunbo Wahab, in June 2020, kicked off ‘Jobs Initiative Lagos’ (www.jobsinlagos.ng) – an initiative that is targeted at young people in eight Lagos-based tertiary institutions. This initiative will see to the complementary training of students in...

Lagos-Asaba highway of extortion

Normally, a journey from Lagos to Asaba in Delta State should take about six hours, all things being equal in a country where they are hardly so, including good roads. Because of COVID-19 pandemic, which has occasioned numerous duplicate and unnecessary roadblocks and checkpoints, such journey could take over eight hours if travelling in a...

4625 graduates apply for Amotekun job in Osun

About 4,625 university and polytechnic graduates representing 35 per cent have applied for recruitment into Amotekun Corps in Osun. Twenty per cent of the applicants are university graduates from various disciplines, while 15 per cent have Higher National Diploma. Application for job in Amotekun Corps in the state ended on Tuesday, June 27 with about 13,000...

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