In 1964, I was the only Lagos reporter that had home telephone – Osoba

In 1964, I was the only Lagos reporter that had home telephone – Osoba

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Otunba Segun Osoba A former governor of Ogun State, Segun Osoba, took a nostalgic journey to his early days as a reporter at Nigeria’s oldest newspaper, the Daily Times, in his new book ‘Battlelines: Adventures in Journalism and Politics.’ The book, a…

Recruitment: FCT Police display names of candidates at Area Councils

Recruitment: FCT Police display names of candidates at Area Councils

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The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja on Friday said it had displayed names of shortlisted candidates from the FCT for recruitment into police at the Area Councils. A statement by DSP Anjuguri Manzah, the Police Public Relations Officer…

Gov. Fintiri revokes school land allocated to individuals

Gov. Fintiri revokes school land allocated to individuals

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Adamawa State Governor Fintiri Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has revoked all schools’ land allocated to individuals in the state. The Director-General, Media and Communications to the governor, Mr Solomon Kumangar, made this known Friday while briefing newsmen in Yola. Kumangar…

COZA Pastor Fatoyinbo denies Bukola Dakolo’s rape allegation

COZA Pastor Fatoyinbo denies Bukola Dakolo’s rape allegation

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Embattled Senior Pastor and Founder of   Common Wealth of Zion(COZA) Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo has denied  the rape allegation leveled against him by Busola Dakolo, wife of  sensational soul singer Timi Dakolo. Dakolo, mother of three had on Friday made a shocking revelation in…

Outgoing NPHCDA spokesperson advocates sustained innovations to reduce infant mortality

Outgoing NPHCDA spokesperson advocates sustained innovations to reduce infant mortality

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The outgoing Head of Public Relations, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Mr Saadu Salahu, has urged the agency to sustain innovations to boost routine immunisation programme toward reducing infant and child mortality in Nigeria. He made the call during a…

Justice Ashi, prosecuting Diezani for money laundering, dies

Justice Ashi, prosecuting Diezani for money laundering, dies

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Late Justice V.B. Ashi A High Court judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), sitting at the Apo Division, Justice Valentine B.  Ashi, has died. Reports reaching Apex News on Friday night indicated the judge died on Thursday at a hospital in…

Bishop Ezeofor of Aguata Diocese celebrates silver jubilee of priestly ordination

Bishop Ezeofor of Aguata Diocese celebrates silver jubilee of priestly ordination

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By Sunny A. David, Awka The essence of giving thanks to God for his abundant blessings to mankind came to the fore yesterday as the Anglican Bishop of Aguata Diocese, Right Reverend Samuel Ezeofor celebrated the twenty five years of his priestly…

ISWAP: Atiku told to mute over comments on Army chief, Buratai’s efforts on anti-terror campaign

ISWAP: Atiku told to mute over comments on Army chief, Buratai’s efforts on anti-terror campaign

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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar The League of Security Experts and Professionals has rebuked Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for displaying “ gross ignorance” over his call for Chief Army Staff (COAS), Lt Gen. Tukur Yusufu…

Anambra govt provides more traffic devices to promote road safety

Anambra govt provides more traffic devices to promote road safety

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By Sunny A. David, Awka The Anambra State Government has provided new Traffic Stop Sign hand device for Anambra Traffic Management Agency (ATMA) and Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIOs). The device was unveiled in the office of the Commissioner for Transport at the…

iPhone designer Jony Ive to leave Apple

iPhone designer Jony Ive to leave Apple

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Sir Ive, iPhone designer  Sir Jony Ive, the Briton who over two decades helped turn Apple into the world’s most valuable company, is leaving to set up his own venture. Sir Jonathan, designer of the iMac, iPod and iPhone, leaves later this…