BREAKING: LAGOS BANS RELIGIOUS GATHERING WITH OVER 50 WORSHIPPERS

The Lagos State Government, on Wednesday, banned all religious gathering with over 50 people within the state. The decision was arrived at after a meeting of the Lagos State Government with religious bodies in the state, The PUNCH reports. The religious bodies include the Christian Association of Nigeria and Muslim leaders. Details later…

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Buhari approves the appointment of Justice Dongban Mensem as the Acting President of the Court of Appeal

The President Mohammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of Justice Dongban Mensem as the Acting President of the Court of Appeal, according to a State House statement on Thursday. The appointment is for an initial period of three (3) months, with effect from March 6, 2020, when the incumbent President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, CFR, will statutorily retire from service. “Justice Mensem, who is the next most senior Judge of the Court of Appeal, will be acting pending when a substantive appointment to the position of…

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REGULAR WASHING OF HANDS WITH SOAP AND WATER CAN PREVENT ALL INFECTIOUS DISEASES INCLUDING CORONA VIRUS( COVID-19)

REGULAR WASHING OF HANDS WITH SOAP AND WATER CAN PREVENT ALL INFECTIOUS DISEASES INCLUDING CORONA VIRUS( COVID-19) The Honorable Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman H. Adamu FNSE, FAEng has stated that it is a known fact that regular washing of hands with soap and water and maintaining simple hygiene practices can protect people from contracting dangerous diseases including the infectious disease called Covid-19 commonly known as Corona virus. The Minister made this disclosure today, 4th March, 2020 in his office in Abuja following the need for all to ensure…

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Court Finds Olisa Metuh Guilty Of Laundering N400m

The Federal High Court in Abuja has found Mr Olisa Metuh guilty of money laundering in the sum of N400 million. The trial judge, Justice Okon Abang, found the former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) guilty on Tuesday while delivering judgement in the suit instituted against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The anti-graft agency charged Metuh, who is standing trial alongside his company, Destra investment, with seven counts bordering on criminal diversion of the money received from the office of the former…

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Governance is about synergy in delivering the dividends of democracy to the people. Nwajiuba

The Honourable Minister Of State For Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba has said that governance is about synergy in delivering the dividends of democracy to the people. QUEEN AMINA BLOG www.ivyukula.com gathered that The Minister made this statement on Tuesday at the behest of President Mohammadu Buhari in Rivers State Further, Nwajiuba said, “were are on a Verification exercise on Projects done by the Rivers State Government on behalf of the Federal Government.”

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PHOTOS:Buhari Assures Benue Of His Commitment To The Provision Of Security And Critical Infrastructures

President Mohammadu Buhari has Assures Benue People Of His Commitment To The Provision Of Security And Critical Infrastructures To The State. QUEEN AMINA BLOG (www.ivyukula.com) gathered that the President,represented by the Honourable Minister Of Special Duties And Intergovernmental Affairs, Senator George Akume, made the promise on Saturday in Makurdi at the wedding occasion of the son of the the paramount ruler of the Tiv Nation,His Royal Majesty,Professor James Ayatse,Tor Tiv,the 5th also called for peace and unity in the state as true development can only take place where peace and…

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EDUCATION:Nwajiuba decries lack of hostel accommodation in Nigeria’s tertiary schools in Egypt

The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, has decried lack of hostel accommodation in Nigeria’s tertiary schools. He said the problem was one of the factors making the country not to attract foreign students and teachers into its tertiary institutions. Represented by his Special Assistant on Policy and Political Matters, Mr. Paul Odili, the minister stated this yesterday in Port Harcourt while performing the ground breaking of a 50-bed hostel donated by Belemaoil Producing Limited to the University of Port Harcourt in Rivers State. He said the problem was…

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Why we suspended versity VC, Rector – Gov. Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has ordered the immediate suspension of the Vice Chancellor of Kogi State University, Ayangba and the Rector of Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja. The state Commissioner for Information, Kingsley Fanwo, who confirmed this in Lokoja on Monday, said that the Vice Chancellor, Mohammed Abdulkadir and the Rector, Muhammed Atureta, were suspended for insubordination. QUEEN AMINA BLOG (www.ivyukula.com) gathered, he told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the suspension of the duo was due to their non-compliance with the Treasury Single Account (TSA) policy of…

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‘I steal from bank customers using ATM cards and machines’ ~Adesina

 A suspected criminal has confessed after being arrested by the police. The suspect identified as 29-year-old Adetunji Adesina confessed to stealing from banks customers using ATM cards and machines. QUEEN AMINA BLOG (www.ivyukula.com) gathered from Vanguard that Adesina was arrested while in possession of N678,000! The amount found on him was withdrawn from the account of Ehitomwan Aghama one of his victims. He was also found to be in possession of 10 ATM cards of various banks. According to the suspect, he met Aghama at the ATM machine of…

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‘OKADA IS NOT PART OF LAGOS PLAN’ — FASHOLA BACKS SANWO-OLU ON RESTRICTION

Minister of works and housing, Babatunde Fashola, has expressed his support for the ban on motorcycles by the Lagos state government. The former governor lent his support to the action on at a public lecture organised by the United Action for Change (UAC) in Lagos on Thursday. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor of the state, had banned the operation of motorcycle and tricycle taxis in the state. Fashola who was a two-time governor of the state and also banned the use of okada during his administration. “If you care about security, you…

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