Passport Application Automation Takes Off in Just One Week, Says Minister Of Interior

In a significant development, the Minister of Interior, Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, declared on Tuesday that the automation process for Nigeria’s passport applications is at an impressive 99% completion. During an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today, Minister Ojo disclosed that the automated system is poised to go operational within the coming week. Anticipating a streamlined process […]

Lagos Commissioner: Demolitions Aimed at Unapproved Buildings, Not People from the South-East.

Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Oluyinka Olumide, refutes allegations that the ongoing demolitions under Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration specifically target individuals from the South-Eastern region. In an interview on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, Olumide asserts that the razed structures lacked approval from relevant agencies and were hastily erected during the COVID-19 […]

Tears and Ruin: Lagos Residents Left Homeless by Federal Housing Authority’s Crushing Demolitions

In the aftermath of a recent demolition spree carried out by officials of the Federal Housing Authority (FHA) in Lagos State, residents of Festac Phase 2 and surrounding areas are grappling with profound losses and shattered dreams. Mr. Peter Lawrence, once the proud owner of a residence in King’s Royal Estate, Abule Ado, now faces […]

13-Year-Old, Students, and Corps Members Unearthed in 3,234 Ineligible Workers Collecting Salaries in Kano State

In a recent revelation, the Kano State Government has exposed 3,234 individuals illicitly drawing salaries within the state’s public service. Startlingly, the roster of ineligible employees encompasses a 13-year-old girl, primary and secondary school students, and even members of the National Youth Service Corps, all recruited during the tenure of former Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. Dr […]

Tragedy Strikes as Gunmen Assassinate PDP Ward Chairman in Imo State

In a tragic incident, Chiedoziem Anyanwu, the ward chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Ife/Akpodim/Chokoneze Ward, Ezinihitte Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State, was assassinated by unidentified gunmen. The assailants, riding a motorcycle, fatally shot Anyanwu on Thursday, as detailed by sources familiar with the matter. Upon arriving at his residence, […]

NACA Reveals: 1.63 Million Nigerians Currently Undergoing Lifesaving HIV Treatment

In a press briefing held in Abuja to mark World AIDS Day, the Director-General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Dr Gambo Aliyu, revealed that an estimated 1.8 million individuals in Nigeria are living with HIV. Out of this population, approximately 1.63 million are currently receiving Antiretroviral Therapy, as disclosed on […]

Father Impregnates His Own 17-year-old Daughter In Ogun State

In an unsettling development in Ogun State, Ganiyu Aikore, a resident of Mokola Isale Tapa in Abeokuta, stands accused of impregnating his 17-year-old daughter, whose identity is being withheld. Sources within the police force revealed that upon learning of the pregnancy, Aikore allegedly sought abortion pills from a local pharmaceutical store. Concerned residents, including the […]