COMMUNITY POLICING: IGP receives operational vehicles from Innoson       …..tasks other Corporate Citizens to emulate gesture

The Community Policing efforts of the Nigeria Police Force have continued to receive commendable support from Governments, Corporate Bodies and Private Individuals as the Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, today, 25th August, 2020 received three (3) operational vehicles donated by Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Company Limited to the Nigeria Police Force in support of ongoing efforts at repositioning the Force for optimal performance. The vehicles, Innoson G12 Series, consisting of the Single Cabin Pick-up Truck MSI, Double Cabin Pick-up Truck MSII and the SUV MSIII were presented to the Nigeria Police…

SHOOTING : Oyo Assembly seeks ban on Okada riders, others from Agodi GRA roads ….urges Police to secure the area.

The Oyo State House of Assembly has called on the state Ministry of Public Works and Transport , Police and other agencies of Government to restrict Okada riders, Tricyclists and Commercial drivers from plying Agodi GRA roads and other adjoining roads. It also called on the Police and other security agencies to mount all round surveillance in the area to reduce the activities of armed robbers, car and bag snatchers and other criminals. The House made the call on Tuesday following the shooting of a 45year old man around Secretariat-Agodi…

NUJ knocks Fani Kayode over attack on Daily Trust reporter, says it’s totally reprehensible

The Nigeria Union of Journalists NUJ in a statement signed by its President,Chris Isiguzo has condemned in strong term the gangster-like outburst by Femi Fani Kayode against the Cross River State Correspondent of the Daily Trust Newspaper, Eyo Charles who asked him a simple question which he felt was embarrassing. In his reaction, Kayode assaulted the journalist and threatened him for daring to ask such a question. “By denigrating the journalist, Fani Kayode has exposed himself the more as an intolerant and unstable person who will not want his activities…

Osun at 29: We ‘re resolved to reclaim missed opportunities, set Osun on the path of sustainable devt, prosperity – Oyetola

Governor of the State of Osun, Adegboyega Oyetola, has reaffirmed the administration’s resolve to reclaim missed opportunities and set Osun on the path of sustainable prosperity and development. He said the administration would spare no effort to unbundle the potential of the State across all sectors, particularly agriculture, tourism and mining. Oyetola noted that the state government under his watch had developed workable and achievable roadmap that would help drive its people-oriented policies to enhance growth and development of the State. Governor Oyetola stated this on Tuesday while addressing participants…

Oyo Assembly condemns rising Fulani attacks on farmers in Ogbomoso .. orders full investigation

The Oyo State House of Assembly has decried alleged incessant attacks on farmers in Oriire Local Government area of Ogbomoso by suspected Fulani cattle herders and has ordered full investigation into the recent incidents in the area which have reportedly led to death of farmers and destruction of farmlands. This was part of the resolutions of the house on Tuesday while deliberating on a Matter of urgent Public Importance on the need to protect lives and properties of farmers in Oriire Local Government from incessant herders’ attacks jointly brought to…

LG ELECTION : Makinde seeks Oyo Assembly’s confirmation of OYSIEC members

The Oyo state Governor,Seyi Makinde has forwarded the list of members of the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission, OYSIEC to the State House of Assembly for screening and confirmation. The eight member board has Barr Isiaka Olagunju as Chairman while Comrade Adeniyi Afeez Babatunde, Alhaja Ganiyat Saka, Mr Olanrewaju Emmanuel, Chief Kunle Agboola, Mr Remi Ayoade, Mr Sunday Falana and Mr Adeojo Elias are members. In the letter announcing the composition of the board by the Governor read at Tuesday’s plenary by the Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon…

YPAN conducts Senatorial Elections in Lagos, names Winners

 The Lagos Chapter of the Young Patriots’ Association of Nigeria (YPAN) held her inaugural election to elect into various executive position in all senatorial districts of Lagos state.. The e-election held on Sunday 23rd of August, 2020 was keenly contested by a number of candidates who were nominated by members of the association from all the local government that made up each Senatorial District; Lagos West, Lagos Central, and Lagos East. The election results was earlier announced by the electoral committee led by Hon. David Ayo Babalola who is also…

Niger APC sets to reposition party,constitutes reconciliation committee

The State Executive Committee (SEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Niger State has resolved to rebuild and reposition the party for better performance in 2023 with the constitution of five Committees including that of reconciliation to avert impending crisis in the State. The reconciliatory committee is headed by General Mohammed Garba. Other committees included, Party membership, Finance, Publicity and Contact as well as Mobilization. The resolutions were endorsed at the SEC meeting held at Government House Monday night at the instance of the leader of the party and…

RECRUITMENT : Ignore trending fake news,statutory entry requirements remain sacrosanct – IGP tells Nigerians 

 The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, has reassured Nigerians that the statutory entry requirements into the Nigeria Police Force remained sacrosanct and would be thoroughly followed in the ongoing Police recruitment screening exercise. The IGP’s reassurance became necessary following news report making the rounds in some sections of the media that the IGP has suspended the entry requirement for candidates who applied to join the Nigeria Police Force as Police constables in the ongoing recruitment screening exercise.   The IGP, while noting that that no one has the…

Sulu-Gambari felicitates with Sultan At 64

The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman Kwara State Council of Chiefs, Mai-Martaba Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, has rejoiced with the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, on the occasion of his 64th birthday celebrations. Alhaji Sulu-Gambari stated this in a congratulatory message issued by his Spokesperson, Mallam Abdulazeez Arowona, on Tuesday. He described the Sultan as a committed tool of national peace and unity. According to him, “My prayers are with His Eminence, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar CFR, mni as he clocks 64 years on earth. Your contributions to nation-building…