Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Dr. (Mrs.) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu (L) presenting gifts to one of the winners of quranic recitation/quiz competitions, Alfa Ishaq Abdulazeez, during the 2019 Eid-El-Fitri Get-To-Together, at the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, on Wednesday, 5th June 2019.
…Urges residents to sustain peaceful co-existence
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, has restated his administration’s zero-tolerance to traffic offences and indiscriminate waste disposal in the state. He also hinted that the Public Works Bureau, would soon begin fixing the pot-holes on Lagos roads.
The Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos State has charged the Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee (LPPC) and the Legal Practitioners’ Disciplinary Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association and the courts to withdraw all the privileges that Prof Itse Sagay enjoys as a Senior Advocate of Nigeria.
The Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, has once again called on the opposition party in the state, the All Progressives Congress, APC, to teem up with his administration to take the state to a greater height.
Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, has mocked the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar in an article on Saturday.
Hon. Dogara, Speaker, House of Reps.
From Jonas Ezieke, Abuja
The House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee probing the alleged non-remittance of trillions of Naira in stamp duties by commercial banks and other corporate entities on Wednesday opened up investigations into the matter.
Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof. Joseph Ahaneku.
*confers honorary doctorate degrees to Obi of Onitsha, Offor Kingibe
By Pamela Eboh, Awka
No fewer than 6,500 graduates were on Friday conferred with first degrees, 182 postgraduate diplomas, while 763 were conferred with Masters degrees and 269 got PhD degrees.
Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf of an FCT High Court, on Monday, fixed June 11 for the commencement of trial of former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) and Amb. Bashir Yuguda, in the alleged misappropriation of N19.4 billion arms funds.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has began probe of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
Two Chevron companies, Texaco Nigeria Outer shelf Limited (TNOS) and Star Deepwater Petroleum Limited and their partner and parties in the OML 132 and Agbami field respectively, have donated a hybrid library, two science laboratories to schools and a modern chest clinic to a hospital in some States across the country. The gesture is in continuation of the robust social investment efforts of the companies and their partners and parties aimed at providing quality education and healthcare to Nigerians.