51 results found for Mr Hakeem Odumosu

Oyo APC governorship primary postponed to Friday

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary in Oyo State scheduled to hold at the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, Ibadan on Thursday has been postponed. The News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 43 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Sen. Teslim Folarin, Dr Azeez Adeduntan, Mr Akeem Agbaje, Mr Hakeem Alao, Sen. Tokunbo Afikuyomi

I’m Now Left With Nobody – Husband Of Woman Killed With 4 Kids

THE husband of the pregnant woman killed along with her four children by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Jubril Ahmed, said he is still... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 43 times

Tags: CAN,Rev. Joseph John Hayap,Murtala Aliyu,Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed,IPOB,Jubril Ahmed,Harira Jibril,Sarki Kabiru Bakari,

Book Launch: Fashola eulogies BRT pioneer leader, Adeyemi

Mr Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Works and Housing, has described the late Olukorede Adeyemi, pioneer Chief Operating Officer, Lagos Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Cooperative Society Ltd.,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Tokunbo Wahab, Babatunde Fashola, Hakeem Bello,

Group rejects Sanwo-Olu’s brother, others as Lagos APC Primaries Committee members

A pressure group, All Progressives Congress Professionals for Change, has rejected the committee inaugurated by the leadership of the APC in Lagos to conduct the National... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Olayinka Oladunjoye, Bola Badmus-Olujobi, Hakeem Odumosu, Gbolahan Idris, Adebayo Sanwo-Olu, Sodiq Ademola, Oluremi Shopeyin, Muritala Seriki, Cornelius Ojelabi

Northern elders slam Ohanaeze for demanding spokesman’s arrest

THE Northern Elders’ Forum, yesterday slammed the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, for demanding the arrest of its Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr Hakeem... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Prof. Ango Abdullahi, Alex Ogbonnia, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

We never instigated any section to leave Nigeria, Northern elders forum replies presidency

THE Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has described as false, the claim by the Presidency that it instigated a section of Nigeria to leave the country. Dr Hakeem... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

Alleged fake kidnap: Absence of defendant stalls judgment

ABSENCE of the second defendant, on Tuesday, stalled  judgment in the case of dethroned Baale  (Chief) of Shangisha in Magodo, Lagos State, charged with faking his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 17 times

Tags: Olarenwaju Ajanaku, Justice Hakeem Oshodi, Yinka Owoeye, Opeyemi Mohammed, Mutiu Ogundare

PDP gets new secretariat in Lagos

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State has got a new secretariat for the running of the party’s activities. The state Publicity Secretary, Mr Hakeem Amode,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Hakeem Amode

2023: North and its power Game

 By Kazeem Akintunde NORTHERN power brokers are back in the trenches, scheming how the region will retain political power in the country come 2023. Their plan is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 174 times

Tags: Hakeem Baba Ahmed,

2023: Drop your ambitions, support Onu, presidential aspirants urged

A political support group, the Patriots for Ogbonnaya Onu, has asked the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, all serving and past governors in the All Progressives Congress... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Kayode Fayemi, Prof. Hakeem Fawehinmi, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo, Ogbonnaya Onu

Utomi: Flaws in constitution responsible for some of Nigeria’s challenges

PROF. Pat Utomi has said flaws in the nation’s constitution are responsible for some of its challenges. Utomi, who is chairman of the Nigeria Political Summit Group... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Olisa Agbakoba, Hakeem Baba Ahmed, Rev. Fr. George Ehusani, PROF. Pat Utomi

Jazz Forum growing Nigeria’s entertainment industry through talent-hunt- Odumosu

PROF. Olakunle Odumosu, President, Ibadan Jazz Forum (IJF), says potential in NIgeria entertainment industry can be harnessed through the creation of platforms for talents discovery. Odumosu made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Ibadan Jazz Forum (IJF), Prof. Olakunle Odumosu,

Lagos cancels Wednesday public holiday

THE Lagos State Government on Friday clarified that it only approved May 2nd and 3rd as public holidays to celebrate the 2022 International Workers’ Day and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Rauf Aregbesola, Hakeem Muri-Okunola

Northern Elders Forum rejects Ango Abudulahi’s consensus efforts

THE Northern Elders Forum says that it has become necessary to address the impression created in part by mischief, and in part by genuine confusion over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 72 times

Tags: PDP, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Professor Ango Abdullahi, Mohammed Hayatudeen, Governors Aminu Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed,

Northern elders and Buhari’s resignation

IT is distressing trying to rationalise the federal government’s paralysis in the face of the Plateau and Benue killings last weekend. About 130 people died from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Babafemi Ojudu, Yemi Osinbajo, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Afenifere faults Baba-Ahmed’s attack on Adebanjo

PAN-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has faulted the comments of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, on its leader’s views... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Ayo Adebanjo, Sola Ebiseni, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Afenifere

NSCDC beefs up national security ahead Easter celebration

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has said that security have been beefed up across the country for the Easter celebration.   This is contained in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Olusola Odumosu, Ahmed Audi,

Motorcyclist gets life imprisonment for raping 21-year-old passenger

AN Ikeja High Court on Wednesday, sentenced a 33-year-old motorcyclist, Michael Ahmed to life imprisonment for raping his 21-year-old passenger in an estate. Delivering judgment, Justice Hakeem... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Hakeem Oshodi

Insecurity: Northern elders ask Buhari to resign

THE Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has demanded the immediate resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari, over the raging killings across the country, especially in the north. The Director,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Muhammadu Buhari

Fayemi gives N360, to 24 communities

…as Ekiti CARES boosts healthcare services, water and sanitation in communities   Kayode Fayemi, Ekiti State Governor, on Tuesday distributed cheques worth N360 million to 24 Communities in the state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Mr Biodun Omoleye, Rt. Hon. Hakeem Jamiu, Mrs Peju Babafemi,

Whitefly disease outbreak: FG trains 120 cassava farmers in 3 states

THE Federal Government has trained 120 cassava farmers in Ondo, Edo and Ekiti states on how best to combat whitefly disease ravaging cassava plants and reducing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Raji Hakeem, Garba Abubakar, Mohammad Abubakar, Tony Otuonye

NSCDC new recruits to resume physical training

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says its recently recruited applicants are to resume physical training on Monday at various NSCDC training colleges across... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Olusola Odumosu,

Rheumatologist seeks improved care for lupus patients

A Consultant Rheumatologist, Dr Hakeem Olaosebikan, has appealed to the three tiers of governmentto intervene and reverse the current challenges affecting lupus patients in the country. Olaosebikan,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Dr Hakeem Olaosebikan, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH),

Sanwo-Olu swears-in 3 perm secs, urges commitment

 GOV. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Monday swore-in three new permanent secretaries at the Executive Chamber of the Lagos House, Ikeja. Speaking during the swearing-in ceremony,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags:  Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Mr Hakeem Muri-Okunola, Mrs Oyinade Nathan-Marsh, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, Mrs Adetutu Ososanya,

Lagos assembly adopts recommendations on human organs, tissue transplantation bill

THE Lagos State House of Assembly has adopted the recommendations of the House Committee on Health Services on a Bill for a law to regulate human... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Tobun Abiodun, Wasiu Eshinlokun-Sanni, Hakeem Sokunle, David Setonji

Rheumatologist associates recurring typhoid fever, malaria to lupus disease

 A Consultant Rheumatologist, Dr Hakeem Olaosebikan, says Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) disease should be suspected if a person, especially female had recurring malaria or typhoid illness. Olaosebikan,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Dr Hakeem Olaosebikan, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital,

Lagos dep gov, JAMB registrar preach peace at wedding in Lagos

OBAFEMI Hamzat, Lagos Deputy Governor, has warned secessionists and those fanning embers of war that progress could only be achieved in a peaceful nation. Hamzat made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, Ibrahim Olohungbebe, Abdulkareem Kosoko, Moshood Kuyebi, Barakah Bello, Hakeem Bello, Obafemi Hamzat, Hakeem Bello

Niger State Government boosts tourism with Shagunu Beach Resort take off

THE efforts by the Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Sani Bello, to boost tourism in the state has received a major fillip with the decision of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Hakeem Adewale Akintunde, Chidawa Rifkatu Adamu, Abubakar Sani Bello

Examining the cycle of military putsches in West Africa

By Emmanuel Yashim.   AVAILABLE statistics showed that since 1958, when many African countries became independent, the West African sub-region accounted for the highest number of military coups... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Dan Suleiman, Hakeem Onapajo, ECOWAS, Assimi Goïta,

3 teenagers docked for allegedly stealing air conditioners

 Three teenagers were on Monday brought before an Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly entering a company to steal two air conditioners worth N120,000. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Mabade Hakeem, Harris Ayomide, Seyi Dele,

Former commissioner becomes Lagos PDP chairman

GOVERENOR Douye Diri of Bayelsa State who is the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Congress Committee in Lagos has declared Philip Aivoji, a former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Hakeem Amodu, Idowu Akinsanya, Soji Orioye, Benedict Tai, Abiodun Adebiyi, Niyi Adams, Adetokunbo Pearse, King Okuneye, Amos Fawole, Philip Aivoji, Douye Diri

Ex-commissioner, Aivoji, emerges Lagos PDP Chairman

A former Commissioner for Commerce, Industry, and Tourism in Lagos State, Mr Philip Aivoji, has been elected the new chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Mrs Idowu Akinsanya, Mr Benedict Tai, Mr Soji Orioye, Mr Hakeem Amode, Mr Philip Aivoji, Dr Abiodun Adebiyi, Dr Amos Fawole, Niyi Adams, Gov. Douye Diri, Dr Adetokunbo Pearse

Evans, 2 others jailed for life for conspiracy, kidnapping

 AN Ikeja High Court on Friday sentenced kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, to life imprisonment for the kidnap of Mr Donatius Dunu, the Chief Executive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Hakeem Oshodi, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo, Justice Adedayo Akintoye, Uche Amadi, Okwuchukwu Nwachukwu, Donatus Dunu., Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, Evans,

Explosion rocks NSCDC operational vehicle, 4 personnel die

THE Niger State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has lost four gallant officers attached to Shiroro Hydro Power Station, Shiroro, Niger... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Bala Adamu, Odumosu Olusola, NSCDC

Security challenges: NSCDC Female Squad seeks traditional rulers support

THE Special Female Squad of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)  has sought the support of traditional rulers in combatting the security challenges facing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Mr Olusola Odumosu,

NITDA partners Lagos state grassroot stakeholders for entrepreneurial evolution

AS part of efforts geared towards the implementation of the National Digital Economy Policy and Strategy, NDEPS, the National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, has engaged... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Chioma Okee-Aguguo, Jide Ajayi, Hakeem Fahm

UK expert urges Nigerian organisations to convert threats to opportunities

Director of TEXEM UK, Caroline Lucas, has urged Nigerian leaders and organisations to identify threats and opportunities to survive in the present period of uncertainties. In a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Caroline Lucas, TEXEM UK, Effiong Okon, Hakeem Muri-Okunola, Glory Idehen, Roger Delves, Oxford University, Randall Peterson,

US varsity releases to focus on Africa in 2030

MORGAN State University, MSU, Baltimore, USA, has released a 10-year strategic plan with a specific target on global education and international footprint. Prof. Hakeem Ibikunle Tijani, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Prof. Hakeem Ibikunle Tijani

Food Security: focusing on agricultural research and renaissance in Nigeria

WITH the renewed focus by the Federal Government to revamp the non- oil sector of the Nigeria economy; the agro-industry is seen by many observers to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Dr Hakeem Ajeigbe, Mr Ezeikel Mam, Prof. Garba Sharubutu, President, Dr Mohammad Abubakar, Mr Isiadinso Obialuju,

Alabi officially takes over from Odumosu as Lagos CP

MR Abiodun Alabi yesterday took over from Hakeem Odumosu as Commissioner of Police Lagos State Command. Odumosu was recently promoted to the rank of Assistant Inspector-General of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Hakeem Odumosu, Abiodun Alabi, Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya, MC Oluomo, Olayinka Egbeyemi, lhaji Mustapha Adekunle, Alhaji Abdulazeez Adekunle Lawal,

Abiodun Alabi replaces Odumosu as new Commissioner of Police, Lagos

THE Inspector-General of Police, Alkali Usman Baba has appointed a new Commissioner of Police for Lagos State. The new CP is Mr Abiodun Alabi. This followed the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 185 times

Tags: Alkali Usman Baba, Inspector-General of Police, CP is Abiodun Alabi, Hakeem Odumosu

New commissioner of police appointed for Lagos

AALKALI Usman Baba, the Inspector-General of Police, has appointed Abiodun Alabi to take over from Hakeem Odumosu as the new Lagos State Commissioner of Police. This is... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 166 times

Tags: National Defence College, University of Lagos, Obafemi Awolowo University, Hakeem Odumosu, Alkali Usman Baba, Abiodun Alabi

NSCDC cautions private guard companies against recruitment of unlawful citizens

AHMED Audi, Commandant General (CG) of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has warned Private Guard Companies (PGC) against recruitment of unlawful citizens as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 155 times

Tags: AHMED Audi, NSCDC, Olusola Odumosu

Sanwo-Olu congratulates Muri-Okunola, Lagos HOS, at 50

BABAJIDE Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State governor, on Thursday,  congratulated Hakeem Muri-Okunola, the State Head of Service, on his 50th birthday. Sanwo-Olu, in a statement  by Gboyega Akosile, his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Gboyega Akosile, Lagos Public Service, Land Use and Allocation Committee, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Hakeem Muri-Okunola

Hakeem Odumosu condemned for arresting security guards at Magodo

THE Human & Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA Resource Centre) has expressed dissatisfaction over the widely reported arrest of some security guards and a passer-by widow with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 287 times

Tags: Human & Environmental Development Agenda, Hakeem Odumosu, security guards at Magodo,

Parents of students of Dowen College protest death of Sylvester Oromoni

PARENTS of pupils of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos State, on Wednesday, December 8, stormed the school to protest the death of 12-year-old Sylvester Oromoni. They insisted that... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 months ago | seen 195 times

Tags: Dowen College, Sylvester Oromoni, CP Hakeem Odumosu

EndSARS: Burnt police stations in Lagos undergoing renovation – CP

COMMISSIONER of Police in Lagos, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has said that all the police stations burnt in the state during last year’s EndSARS protests are now... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Hakeem Odumosu

Campus security: Police inaugurate UNILAG Marine Police Post

 IN an effort to beef up security, the police command in Lagos State on Tuesday inaugurated a marine police post at the  University of Lagos (UNILAG). At... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, UNILAG’s Marine Police, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, ASP Tijani Fatai,

#EndSARS protest, one year after

By Anthony Isibor, Benprince Ezeh and Christiana Babatunde A year after the EndSARS protest, the devastation, and havoc wreaked in the wake of that ominous event on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 342 times

Tags: EndSARS, Hakeem Odumosu, NSCDC, DSS, DJ Switch, Lai Mohammed

CP reiterates commitment to secure Lagos waterways

THE Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, on Tuesday reiterated  the Command’s commitment to policing the waterways in the state.  This is contained in ... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 357 times

Tags: CP Hakeem Odumosu, Police

SNF tells Baba-Ahmed: A Mauritanian cannot decide Nigeria's presidency

  ...describes him and NEF as crisis entrepreneur     OLUFEMI Lawson, spokesman, Southern Nigeria Frontier, SNF, has responded to the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, over the provocative statement... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 1,036 times

Tags: Northern Elders Forum,Hakeem Baba-Ahmed,Southern Nigeria Frontier,