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Five kids missing from Stella Obasanjo Home in Ogun

Five children have been declared missing from the Stella Obasanjo Motherless Children’s Home in Abeokuta, Ogun State. DAILY POST gathered that the five kids reportedly disappeared from the facility last week Thursday under a mysterious condition. They were said to have disappeared at night and their whereabouts have since remained unknown to the Ogun State […]

INEC expresses readiness for saturday bye-elections in 11 states

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has expressed readiness for the conduct of bye-elections across 11 States this Saturday. INEC disclosed this in a statement issued Tuesday night in Abuja after a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs, from the affected states. National Commissioner and Chairman of INEC’s Information and Voter Education Committee, Barr. Festus […]

FG increases number of N-Power beneficiaries to one million- Official

The Federal Government has increased the number of N-Power beneficiaries to one million, up from 500,000 under the National Social Investment Programmes(NSIP) The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Sadiya Farouq, disclosed in a press briefing on her ministry’s achievements since its creation in August last year, on Monday. The N-Power, cash-for-work programme, inaugurated by President Muhammadu […]

Obaseki celebrates deputy, Shaibu at 51 – Edo State

Obaseki celebrates deputy, Shaibu at 51 The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has felicitated with his deputy, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu on his 51st birthday. Obaseki, in a statement, hailed the deputy governor for his unalloyed loyalty to Edo people and unwavering commitment to the vision of making Edo great again. According to […]

Obaseki assures investors of favourable policies, business-friendly environment – Edo State

…says Edo holds greatest potential as Nigeria’s business hub …reaffirms support for macro, small business owners The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said that the state holds the greatest potential to become the nation’s business hub, reassuring that his government will sustain reforms and policies to ensure an enabling environment for businesses to […]

17 NYSC members test positive for coronavirus in Abia

Commissioner for Health, Abia State, Dr Joe Osuji has disclosed that 17 members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, currently at the orientation camp at Umunna, Bende council area, have tested positive for COVID-19. Osuji, who stated this in an interview with journalists, explained that the corps members underwent compulsory testing on arrival at […]

National Sports Festival postponed –

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 says the 2020 National Sports Festival scheduled to hold in Edo State has been postponed to 2021. At a briefing on Monday in Abuja, the PTF Chairman and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, said the postponement was to allow proper measures to be put in […]

BREAKING: Nigerian intelligence operatives arrest ex-pension chairman, Maina in Niger Republic

Operatives of Nigeria intelligence service and anti-corruption agents, Monday evening, arrested Abdulrasheed Maina in Niger Republic.A top intelligence officer told PRNigeria that the arrest was made on an existing mutual relationship and security agreement between the two countries. The former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT) is facing a 12-count money laundering charge […]

Police re-arrest four Edo escaped prisoners

The Nigerian police have announced the re-arrest of four prisoners who escaped from the Oko Prison during the #EndSARS protests. The Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, made this known on Monday during a parade of suspects at its tactical unit in Abuja. PREMIUM TIMES reported how armed men, last month, stormed the correction facility […]

APC fixes another NEC meeting

Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has scheduled December 8 for its National Executive Committee (NEC). This is coming five months after Adams Oshiomhole-led National Working Committee (NWC) was controversially sacked and replaced amidst the crisis rocking the party. That resolution was reached at the last emergency NEC meeting attended by President Muhammadu Buhari, APC […]

Why APC will win Bayelsa Senate bye-elections

The petroleum minister, Timipre Sylva, has said he believes the All Progressives Congress (APC) will clinch the December 5 bye-election for Bayelsa West and Central seats in the state.Mr Sylva gave the assurances at the committee rally for the Bayelsa West Senatorial District candidate, Peremobowei Ebebi, in Yenagoa, the state capital. Bayelsa Central and West […]