Kidney transplant: Zulum releases N10m to save UNIMAID student from Southern Borno

Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum on Tuesday approved the release of N10m to save the life of Mbahi Sarki Suleiman, a 29-year old 300 level student of geography at the University of Maiduguri, who is in critical need of kidney transplant. *Standing from left: Mbahi Sarki Suleiman, a 300 level student of UNIMAID (2nd) his mother, Saratu Sarki Bitrus (third), Mbahi’s uncle, Ishaya … Continue reading Kidney transplant: Zulum releases N10m to save UNIMAID student from Southern Borno

COVID-19 infection gives some immunity for at least five months, UK study finds

People who have had COVID-19 are highly likely to have immunity to it for at least five months but there is evidence that those with antibodies may still be able to carry and spread the virus, a UK study of healthcare workers has found. Preliminary findings by scientists at Public Health England (PHE) showed that reinfections in people who have COVID-19 antibodies from a past … Continue reading COVID-19 infection gives some immunity for at least five months, UK study finds

We’ll end kidnapping, insecurity in Oyo, Makinde declares

…says purveyors of fake news want Amotekun to fail …COVID-19 still with us; procedure for its containment unchanged, Makinde says Governor ‘Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has declared that his government will do everything possible to end kidnapping and insecurity in the state by working with all security agencies including the newly-introduced Oyo State Security Network Agency also known as Amotekun Corps. The governor maintained … Continue reading We’ll end kidnapping, insecurity in Oyo, Makinde declares

IBEDC begins distribution of free meters in Ibadan

The Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) has commenced the distribution of 104,000 free meters allotted to the state under the Federal Government National Mass Metering Scheme. Speaking after the meters were installed at residences of some of the customers under the Agodi Distribution Centre, the Head, Customers Support of IBEDC, Mr Ayo Adio, warned electricity consumers of sharp practices such as bribery, lobbying or cutting … Continue reading IBEDC begins distribution of free meters in Ibadan

Buhari greets senate president Ahad Ibrahim Lawan at 62

President Muhammadu Buhari sends warm felicitations to Senate President, Dr Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan on his 62nd birthday, cherishing the maturity and purposeful leadership that the lawmaker has brought to the upper chamber, handling every issue with years of experience and wisdom. The President joins members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), National Assembly, staff, family, friends and associates of the Senate President in celebrating another … Continue reading Buhari greets senate president Ahad Ibrahim Lawan at 62

Billionaire Royce Rolls Collector Bolu Akin-olugbade Dies Of COVID-19

Nigeria’s billionaire, Bolu Akin-Olugbade is dead.The 61-year-old businessman passed away on Wednesday. The socialite died at the Paelon COVID Centre, Ikeja, Lagos.Until his death, Akin-Olugbade was the Aare Onakakanfo of Owu Kingdom. He obtained a doctorate degree in Company Law from Cambridge University.Akin-Olugbade was a Rolls Royce lover and one of the largest collectors worldwide.His 10th Rolls Royce, the Cullinan worth $450,000, was reportedly the … Continue reading Billionaire Royce Rolls Collector Bolu Akin-olugbade Dies Of COVID-19

House in a bi-partisan vote impeach Trump for second time after he incited Capitol riot

A majority of the House has voted (YEA 232 NAY 197) to impeach President Donald Trump for his role inciting the riot at the US Capitol last week in a swift and bipartisan condemnation that will make Trump the first President in United States history to be impeached twice. While the vote is still open and members can change their votes until the chair gavels … Continue reading House in a bi-partisan vote impeach Trump for second time after he incited Capitol riot

COVID-19: Lagos activates new oxygen plant at Infectious Disease Hospital

The Lagos State Government has activated an Oxygen Plant within the premises of the Infectious Diseases Hospital (IDH), Yaba, to provide swift support to COVID-19 patients who require oxygen therapy. Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who activated the plant amidst the increased demand for oxygen occasioned by the second wave of COVID-19 infection, noted that the deployment and activation of the oxygen plant is … Continue reading COVID-19: Lagos activates new oxygen plant at Infectious Disease Hospital

Court Jails Banker Four Years For Stealing Customer’s Fund

Justice Jane Inyang of the Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, has convicted and sentenced Felix David Diete to four years imprisonment, for stealing the sum of N 2, 000, 000, 00( Two Million Naira only). He was jailed on Monday, January 11, 2021 after four years of diligent prosecution by the Port Harcourt zonal office of The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, … Continue reading Court Jails Banker Four Years For Stealing Customer’s Fund

Two killed by bandits as troops sustain fighting patrols along Kaduna-Abuja road

Troops under the auspices of Operation Thunder Strike have continued fighting patrols in Gwagwada general area of Chikun local government area which connects with the Kaduna-Abuja highway. An operational feedback to the Kaduna State Government revealed that the troops conducted clearance patrols to Napayako and Dajin Wuya, during which several bandit camps were destroyed. The patrol followed an earlier attack by bandits on hunters in … Continue reading Two killed by bandits as troops sustain fighting patrols along Kaduna-Abuja road