Six Christian groups based in Osun State have expressed disapproval over the last Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary in the state, describing it as a display of fraudulent exercise. The groups in a joint statement issued and made available to Fort News in Osogbo on Monday, July 30, 2018 declared that except justice is […]
Less than one week after a terrible and fatal accident caused by the crash of a fuel tanker led to the death of about twelve persons on the Lagos- Ibadan Expressway, another one was averted at the Lekki- Epe Expressway as a the truck loaded with PMS almost fell while reversing. This has resulted in […]
The aggrieved officers, on Monday, hit the streets to protest non-payment of their allowances since January, when they were deployed to fight insurgency in the state. They barricaded Bulumkutu road in the town, shot into the air, forcing motorist and residents to flee for safety. The officers also ordered students on their way to school […]
In preparation for the visit of President Emmanuel Macron of France to Lagos, the State Government on Sunday announced that there would be traffic diversion and restricted movement from 12 noon to 12 midnight on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 around the Alausa, African Shrine/Agidingbi axis. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Dr. Taiwo Salaam in a […]
Hundreds of angry protesters have stormed the Plateau state government house over the recent spate of killings in the state. The killings which have claimed over 200 lives have been condemned by Nigerians all over the country with many calling on the President Muhammadu Buhari to act. The protesters went round the major streets of […]
A foremost traditional ruler in Osun State, Oba Abdul Rasheed Adewale Akanbi, the Oluwo of Iwoland has warned that any political parties which field candidates outside of Osun West federal constituency will not earn the vote of the people , declaring that it’s Iwo or nothing. The monarch who vowed to be involved in the forthcoming […]
Reverend Supo Ayokunle, President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, has begged President Muhammad Buhari to prevent the execution of five Christians sentenced to death by a court in Adamawa for killing a herdsman.
The World Bishops’ Council (WBC) spokesman in Africa, Bishop Seun Adeoye has lauded the Group Chairman, Mutual Benefits Assurance, Dr. Akin Ogunbiyi for his decision to give scholarship award to the only son of late journalist, Iyabode Olusola-Dada who died last Thursday after a protracted illness.
A Cubana Airline passenger jet crashed after taking off from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana on Friday, reports stated.
A renowned missionary, Dr Godspower Akandu has been formally appointed as the new World Bishops’ Council (WBC), World Federation of Churches (WFC) and World Clergies Congress Nuncio (Ambassador Extraordinary) to Africa. He was also elected as the sole African representative in the 12-member executive College of the highest decision making organ of the three world […]