The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Opeyemi Oke, on Tuesday freed an inmate at Kirikiri Medium Prison, Lucky Nelson, said to be suffering from tuberculosis and diabetes.
GOVERNOR Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has called on the Federal Government to publish all the properties it claimed to have recovered and their owners as well as buyers of the properties when they are eventually sold.
Immediate past Plateau State governor and member, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustee (BoT), Senator Jonah Jang has revealed his intention to contest next year’s presidential election. He berated President Muhammadu Buhari for his inability to tackle herdsmen’s killings. He also spoke on other national issues.
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the military and other security agencies to take immediate charge and control of Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State, where 94 schoolgirls were said to be missing after Monday’s Boko Haram attack. He also directed the security agencies to inform him of development at the place accordingly.
Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari yesterday said the state was in need of additional 13,000 teachers to bridge the gap with educationally advantaged states in the country.
The Member representing Ankpa, Olamaboro/Omala Federal Constituency of Kogi State in the House of Representatives, Hassan Omale, has said a former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has no moral grounds to ask President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019.
KWARA state Police command has confirmed the arrest of some persons in connection with Wednesday communal clash between people of Offa and Ijagbo communities in Kwara State.
The Boko Haram attack on Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, may have created a setback for the efforts to get girls to remain in schools in Yobe State.