THE Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa has noted that lack of effective regulations from the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) and the state ministry of Transportation were responsible for incessant boat accidents on the state waterways, saying henceforth “you will be held responsible for any accident.”
Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has said government of the territory, FCT Administration, would strengthen security in the territory by sustaining support to relevant agencies.
•NEMA distributes food items to victims
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a suspect for allegedly duping 9,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) of N27 million under the guise of supplying foodstuffs.
A Zuba Grade 1 Area Court yesterday sentenced a 28-year-old student, Muhammed Isiyaka, to 12 strokes of the cane for stealing a Nokia 302 handset.
AMAECHI PERCY ONYEJEKWE, Awka.
ANAMBRA State governor, Chief Willie Obiano has expressed worry over alleged non inclusion of reconstruction of the Enugu-Onitsha expressway in the 2016 Federal Government Budget proposal.
PAULETTE ORJIME, Abuja
HEAD of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita has called on Nigerians to patronise made in Nigeria goods rather than completely depending on foreign made products.
IMO State government has advised the people of Oguta Amaeshi and Ossemoto autonomous communities in Oguta local government council to live in peace and shun any act capable of breaching the peaceful coexistence of the society, warning them to stop any ongoing action in areas on dispute until decision is taken on the matter by the state government.
STEVE UNEGBU, Umuahia
ABIA State Chairman of Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Comrade Chukwuma N. Udensi has attributed the congestion of Umuahia, the State capital to the inability of pensioners to build their own houses in their villages before retiring from service.
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday assured that his administration’s ongoing war against corruption would be fought within the ambit of the law.
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari said Monday in Abuja that Nigeria remained fully committed to free international trade, despite its present economic circumstances.