Ambode visits scene of petrol tanker explosion

Ambode visits scene of petrol tanker explosion

Ambode was at the scene to assess the extent of damage the fire caused and also to condole with victims. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode visits scene of the petrol tanker explosion at Berger area of the State (Twitter) Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has visited the scene of the petrol tanker explosion at Berger, Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Over 54 cars were said to have been burnt beyond recognition and nine persons confirmed dead so far. Ambode was at the scene to assess the extent of damage the fire caused…Detail>>

World Cup: Ebuehi, other players unhappy with Rohr

England’s midfielder Raheem Sterling (L) vies with Nigeria’s defender Tyronne Ebuehi during the International friendly football match between England and Nigeria at Wembley stadium in London. Photo: AFP Festus Abu, Saint Petersburg New Benfica right-back Tyronne Ebuehi is reportedly unhappy with Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr for restriction to one match in the 2018 World Cup in Russia despite his form, a source has told our correspondent. Ebuehi, who has a Nigerian father and a Dutch mother, pledged his intern…Detail>>

UN condemns Plateau killings, AI says FG encouraging murderers

Antonio Guterres Wanton killings have been in Nigeria for some time – Presidency Segun Olugbile, Niyi Odebode, John Alechenu, Olusola Fabiyi, Chukwudi Akasike, Olalekan Adetayo, Ihuoma Chiedozie, Alex Okere and Godwin Isenyo The Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, on Thursday expressed concern over violent conflicts between farmers and herders in countries across West and Central Africa, particularly the Plateau attacks that claimed the lives of over 86 villagers on Saturday…Detail<<

Oyo 2019: Unity Forum leaders meet Obasanjo in Abeokuta, resolve to defect to ADC

Some leaders of the Unity forum, a breakaway faction of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo state on Thursday met with the former President, Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State. DAILY POST gathered that the meeting was to conclude on the official defection of the forum to the African Democratic Congress (ADC), a political party loyal to Chief Obasanjo. The forum, DAILY POST recalls had earlier set up a committee to look at the favourable political …Detail<<

PDP accuses INEC commissioner, others of plotting to rig Ekiti poll

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party has raised the alarm over alleged plots by a national commissioner at the Independent National Electoral Commission and two directors to manipulate the system and rig the July 14 Ekiti governorship election in favour of the All Progressives Congress. INEC had, however, dismissed the allegation. The party said its investigation revealed that two INEC directors (names withheld) had allegedly been holding meetings with the APC candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, and…Detail<<