Police arrest 5 suspected cultists in Ogun

The Ogun Police Command says it has arrested five suspected members of a dreaded cult group for allegedly unleashing terror on the people of Ifo town in the early hours of Sunday.   The spokesman of the command, Mr Abimbola…
Buhari condoles with Turkey, Greece over earthquakes

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey and the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic (Greece), Kyriakos Mitsotakis, over the reported earthquakes in their two countries in which many people died.   The president’s condolence…
“We have failed our children,” says finance minister

Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning Zainab Ahmed on Saturday urged parents to instill family values in their children so as to save the country from degeneration.   The minister made the call in Kaduna during a stakeholders’ engagement…
Lagos govt. pays N1.3bn to another set of retirees

The Lagos State Government has paid more than N1.3 billion into the Retirement Savings Accounts (RSAs) of 246 retirees in the state’s public service for October.   Mr Babalola Obilana, the Director-General of Lagos State Pension Commission (LASPEC), made this…
AEDC effects revised service tariff on Nov. 1

The Abuja Electricity Distribution (AEDC) says it has effected the revised Service Tariff with effect from Sunday, Nov. 1.   Its General Manager, Corporate Communication, Mr Oyebode Fadipe, said this in a statement in Abuja on Sunday.   “This is…