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Lawyers Seek Constitutional Amendments To Strengthen LG Autonomy

A Human Rights Activist, Mr Malachy Ugwummadu, has called on the National Assembly to amend the constitution to strengthen Local Government autonomy. He made the call while reacting  to the Supreme Court  landmark judgment on financial autonomy of the 774 Local…

Alcaraz Crushes Djokovic To Retain Wimbledon Title

CARLOS Alcaraz powered to victory over an out-of-sorts Novak Djokovic to retain his men’s singles title at Wimbledon. Although the players on show made this a repeat of last year’s final, it failed to live up to the five-set thriller…

2 Rescued From Collapsed Building in Osun

THE Police Command in Osun on Sunday confirmed the rescue of two persons who were trapped under a collapsed building at Sabo Area of Osogbo. SP Yemisi Opalola,  Police Spokesperson in Osun made this known in a statement issued in…

Why I Dumped The APC – Chief Inegbeniki

Amb. Tony Okonigene reports from Irrua Chief Francis Inegbeniki, the Uzoya of Esanland, who recently resigned from his exalted position as the Edo APC State Vice Chairman (Central), has given reasons why he dumped the APC for the PDP. He…

Elon Musk Wants Secret Service Officials Sanctioned Over Assassination Attempt On Trump

Elon Musk, the CEO of X (formerly Twitter), has weighed in on the shocking assassination attempt on President Donald Trump. Musk shared a post from a user questioning how the shooter was able to breach security, and stated that the…

Lagos Assembly Assures Speedy Passage of Electricity Bill

THE Lagos State House of Assembly has assured  residents  of speedy  passage of   Electricity Bill 2024, a bill which seeks to improve electricity supply  in the state. The Chairman, House Committee on Energy and Mineral Resources, Mr Sabur Oluwa, gave…

Court Orders Disclosure of Nigerian Government’s Agreement With Twitter

JUSTICE Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Lagos, has ordered former Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and the Ministry of Information to disclose the details of the agreement between the Federal Government and X (formerly Twitter)….

One killed As Gunmen Abduct Four In Anambra

GUNMEN reportedly abducted at least four people in recent attacks in Anambra state. One other person was reportedly killed in one of these events that took place across different areas of the state, with no apparent security forces on the…

FBI identifies Trump Rally Shooter As 20-year-old Thomas Matthew Crooks

AUTHORITIES have identified the gunman involved in the attack against former US President Donald Trump on Saturday as 20-year-old Thomas Matthew Crooks, who was killed by Secret Service agents at the scene after the shooting. The FBI named Crooks in…

Fire Razes 15 Shops in Ogun Market, injures one

A fire outbreak has razed 15 shops, destroyed goods worth millions of naira and left one person injured at the Oba Lipede Market, Kuto, in Abeokuta, Ogun State. The inferno reportedly started around quarter past 10:00 pm on Saturday from…