Lagos state Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi tests positive for Coronavirus

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, disclosed this in a statement released this morning, Monday, August 24.  The statement disclosed that the Commissioner is asymptomatic and is doing very well. It reads ”Subsequent to close contact with persons feeling unwell and testing …

Ireland and FG sign MoU to return €5.5m Abacha Loot

The federal government and Ireland have signed amemorandum of understanding to return €5.5 million looted by Sani Abacha, a former Nigerian Head of State.  Ireland’s minister of justice and equality, Helen McEntee in her statement said it followed an order recently issued by a court in Ireland regarding the funds. The return of the asset found …

I don’t care what people will say about me,when I die- Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has fired back at his critics following the controversy that trailed his condolence message on the death of Buruji Kashamu, a former senator and factional leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State.  In his controversial condolence message, the former President said the late Kashamu who was wanted in the …

Juventus player Paulo Dybala beats teammate Cristiano Ronaldo to Serie A Player of the year

Juventus player Paulo Dybala beats teammate Cristiano Ronaldo to Serie A Player of the year Argentina striker, Paulo Dybala has beaten his teammate at Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo to the Serie A player of the year award for the 2019/2020 season. The controversial decision made by Lega Serie A on Tuesday, August 4, comes after both …

FG declares July 30 and 31 public holidays to mark Eid-Kabir celebration

The Federal Government has declared Thursday 30 and Friday 31 July, 2020 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola while making the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Muslim faithful and all Nigerians both at home and abroad on the occasion. He called on …