Ondo: We’re prepared to ensure peaceful poll — CP Salami

Warns voters against violence As the gubernatorial election in Ondo state gets closer, all eyes are focused on security agencies to ensure that it will be devoid of violence. The police, in particular, have re-assured the people of a free and fair election. Bolaji Salami, the police boss in the state has been a tested and gallant officer …

No tariff increase for customers enjoying under 12 hours electricity daily — NERC

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Friday insisted that electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) must not increase tariffs of customers enjoying less than 12 hours of power supply daily. Mr Dafe Akpeneye, NERC Commissioner, Legal Licensing and Compliance, made the clarification during the regulatory agency’s online town hall meeting with customers on the new electricity …

Liverpool boss Klopp defends lack of new signings

Jurgen Klopp vowed Liverpool will not “throw money away” as he hit back at the Premier League champions’ transfer critics. Liverpool finished 18 points clear at the top of the table last season but have been accused by some observers of sitting back after making just one signing so far this window. Kostas Tsimikas was …

Pump Price Hike: Foundation writes Buhari, NASS leadership, others

By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja A civil rights advocacy group, One Love Foundation, yesterday, writes President Muhammadu Buhari, National Assembly Leadership, Edo State National Assembly representatives in the Senate and House of Representatives, National Union OF Road Transport Workers, NURTW, and others over the rejection of the increase in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit, …

UNIBEN VC approves matriculation for 2019/2020 academic session

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin(UNIBEN), Prof Lilian Salami has approved a virtual matriculation for students admitted into the 2019/2020 academic session of the university. Dr Benedicta Ehanire, Public Relations Officer of UNIBEN disclosed this in a statement in Benin on Friday. “The event holds on Tuesday 15th September 2020. “Only the university’s …

COVID-19: Ajeromi LG empowers 40 more entrepreneurs with N4 million

Ayoola (R), handing out a cheque to one of the recipients By Emmanuel Okogba In continuation of his effort to cushion the effect of Covid-19 on small scale business, Chairman of Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government of Lagos State, Honourable Fatai Adekunle Ayoola has handed out N100,000 to forty more entrepreneurs as business grant. Recall that forty …

AFAN hails Buhari over stoppage forex for fertilizer, food importation

Assures high food prices ‘ll subside in November By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja The umbrella body of farmers in Nigeria, All Farmers Association of Nigeria, AFAN, On Friday, commended President Muhammadu Buhari, over the stoppage of foreign exchange for fertilizer and food importation into the country. This was contained in a statement signed by the …