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Oyo State Govt. releases calendar for school resumption

The Oyo State Government on Monday announced Sept. 21, as the date for the onset of the 2020/2021 academic session for primary and secondary schools in the state.   Mr Olasunkanmi Olaleye, the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, made…
Police arrest 6 suspects in Lagos for killing one man

The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested six suspects for questioning over the shooting and killing of a 35-year-old man, Kayode Olorunroba, of the Alagbado neighbourhood of Lagos State.   The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi,…
FG asks states to prepare for emergency response to floods

The Federal Government on Sunday advised state governments to initiate proactive and necessary measures, in line with meteorological forecasts regarding heavy rainfalls and flooding across the country.   Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and…
Don’t sell your votes, Ize-Iyamu urges Edo electorate

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in the Edo governorship election, has urged the electorate in the state not to sell their votes in the Sept. 19 election.   Ize-Iyamu, who gave advice during the APC ward-to-ward…
LASEMA launches additional communication channel

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) says it has created a WhatsApp platform to boost the coordination of disaster management within the state.   The Director-General of LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said in a statement in Lagos on Sunday that the…