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How EFCC’s Magu was arrested

More details have emerged on how Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Fiancial Crimes Commission (EFCC), was whisked away by security agents earlier today. PREMIUM TIMES reported Mr…

Politics

Akeredolu tests positive to COVID-19, directs cabinet members to go for compulsory test…Governor’s trip to Abuja exposes him to virus – Ondo PDP

Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, tested positive for COVID-19, he has directed members of the state Executive Council to undergo compulsory test. The cabinet members, including the Commissioners, Special Advisers…

Agriculture

Osun gives N2.2 million to 14 tomatoe, pepper growers

The Osun State Government on Monday kicked off its farming empowerment programme with the distribution of N2.2 million naira for 14 tomatoes and pepper growers. At the presentation of the…

Business

States to get World Bank $1.5 billion COVID-19 economic stimulus

States to get World Bank $1.5 billion COVID-19 economic stimulus The World Bank has got a proposal of 1.5 billion dollars to states as part economic stimulus to cushion the…

Metro

Stray bullets hit 2 as Customs, petrol smugglers clash at Seme border

Two youngsters have been hit by stray bullets during a confrontation between men of the Nigeria Custom Service and petrol smugglers at Seme border in Lagos State. The News Agency…

Sports

How EFCC’s Magu was arrested

More details have emerged on how Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Fiancial Crimes Commission (EFCC), was whisked away by security agents earlier today. PREMIUM TIMES reported Mr…

Religion

Eid-el-Fitri: Oyetola, Ooni, Oluwo congratulate Muslims…Advise Nigerians to have hope despite Coronavirus pandemic

The Osun State governor, State of Osun, Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, and the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdul-Rasheed Adewale Akanbi, have congratulated Muslims…

Education

Federal College of Education in Ogun on lockdown as staff dies of COVID-19, two others test positive

The Federal College of Education, Osiele in Abeokuta, Ogun State has been put on 2-week lockdown following the death of a medical personnel in the school’s health centre from COVID-19…

Health

Ondo doctors withdraw services from Infectious Disease Centre

By Gbola Mokolade, Akure The National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP) in Ondo State on Monday directed its members to withdraw their services from the State…

Entertainment

Majek Fashek is dead

The Nigerian reggae legend, Majemodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek, is dead. He died in a hospital in New York on Monday, according to his manager, Omenka Uzoma. Uzoma…

Law

DSS arraigns man for defaming Osun Speaker

The Department of State Service (DSS) in Osun State on Monday arraigned a 48-year-old man, Sayo Joshua, before a state Magistrate Court for allegedly defaming the Speaker, Osun State House…

Opinion

Reducing Expressions That Aim To Infantilize Africa

By Carlos Mekontchou The Western colonizer did everything during the colonization of Africa to mark the difference between civilizations and make us believe that Westerners are superior to Africans. Colonization…