Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State weekend said his administration is aiming to finish stronger in the next 13 months than it started about seven years ago, and has therefore brought on board fresh competent hands to drive the government’s dream in this regard.
Four people including a girl were injured when a yet to be identified substance exploded at Number 88 Oworo Road, in Oworonsoki area of Lagos State.
AKOR SYLVESTER, Abuja
FEDERAL government has charged professionals in the Science, Technology and Engineering sector to reach out to mothers in order to support and encourage the girl child to become interested in science and technology so as to deepen and demystify the study of science education at the early stage.
Newly invited midfielder, Izunna Uzochukwu and Turkey-based Kenneth Omeruo have said they will join the Super Eagles training camp in Abuja on Monday.
MALACHY UZENDU, Deputy Editor, Abuja
THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned one Bawa Momodu before Justice I .E. Ekwo of the Federal High Court Port Harcourt Division, on a 16-count charge bordering on forgery, uttering and stealing to the tune of N27million.
Chief Ogbuehi Dike, National Publicity Secretary of the United Progressive Party, (UPP) on Thursday congratulated all Muslims in the country for the successful observance of the Ramadan fast.
IN a bid to have a good result in the first leg of the CAF Confederation Cup play-off, Warri Wolves have concluded plans to hit the Congolese town of Dolisie on Thursday 14th May.
The surviving Nigerian representative will be playing against first leg against AC Leopards on Sunday 17th May.
A clarion call has gone out to Nigerians to always be their brother’s keeper by showing more love and affection to the less-privileged people in the society.
VICTOR OGUNJE, ADO EKITI
The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose and the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Com Ayuba Wabba, on Thursday stated that the crisis created by the impeachment plot against the governor was being blown beyond proportion by members of the opposition.
The duo spoke yesterday during the commencement of the NLC Delegate Conference in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital.
LATEST report from Global Findex has revealed that the number of people worldwide with bank account grew by 700 million between 2011 and 2014.
Also, the report noted that 62 per cent of the world’s adult population has an account; up from 51 percent in 2011.