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Viral Video: Police arrest officers who shot suspected robbers, to charge them with murder

The Lagos State Police has arrested four police officers who shot and killed two unarmed suspects in a video that went viral on the internet. The policemen identified as Inspector Fabiyi Omomayara, Sergeant Olaniyi Solomon, Sergeant Solomon Sunday and Corporal Aliyu Mukaila were attached to the Iba Division Patrol team. According to the Police

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Nigeria without Petroleum Minister as Buhari inaugurates Executive Council

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to his 43 ministers on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at the State House, Abuja. READ ALSO: President Buhari strips Fashola of Power Ministry, names Mamora Health Minister; SEE THE FULL LIST While naming Bayelsa’s Timipre Silva Minister of State for Petroleum. The President, however, failed

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President Buhari strips Fashola of Power Ministry, names Mamora Health Minister; SEE THE FULL LIST

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to designated ministers, who would work with him for his second term in office. READ ALSO: Nigeria without Petroleum Minister as Buhari inaugurates Executive Council The list was unveiled at the end of the ministerial retreat in Abuja on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Mr. Babajide Fashola (Lagos)

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EFCC vs Ambode: How thugs prevented us from gaining access to Ambode’s residence – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has claimed its operatives were attacked by thugs loyal to former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. The EFCC had gone to execute a search warrant on Ambode’s residence in his hometown, Epe. Wilson Uwujaren, the agency’s Head of Media and Publicity, said

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Sanwo-Olu swears in 21 Commissioners, 14 Special Advisers; See their names and portfolios

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, August 20, swore in 21 Commissioners and 14 Special Advisers at the State House, Alausa-Ikeja, following their confirmation by the lawmakers. The names and portfolios of the appointees are as follows: Mr. Rabiu Olowo Onaolapo (Finance)Mr. Tunji Bello (Water Resources and Environment)Mrs. Folashade Adefisayo (Education)Prof. Akin Abayomi (Health)Dr. Idris

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Joe Igbokwe: APC Chieftain who says Buhari’s critics are liars from hell, gets confirmed as Lagos Commissioner

Mr. Joe Igbokwe, the publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, has been confirmed by the House of Assembly as a commissioner to serve in Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s cabinet. Igbokwe who was confirmed yesterday (Monday, August 19, 2019) was nominated for appointment alongside 13 others by Governor Sanwo-Olu

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Lagos Assembly rejects three of Sanwo-Olu’s nominees

Three names out of 38 nominated for appointment as Commissioners and Special Advisers by Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, was on Monday, August 19, 2019, rejected by the state’s House of Assembly. Those rejected are Ms Adekemi Ajayi-Bembe, Mr Obafemi George and Prince Olanrewaju Sanusi. The confirmed nominees are Mr Tunji Bello, Mr Gbolahan

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