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Marketers Threaten To Halt Fuel Supply In North-West States Over N40bn Debt

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, Gusau Depot, has threatened to stop transporting petroleum products within Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara and parts of Katsina state. The threat came following the Federal Government’s failure to settle its N40bn outstanding payment to IPMAN members, IPMAN’s Zonal Chairman, Yahya Kamba, said. According to …

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‘Law That Bans Okada Also Bans Keke’: Lagos Threatens Full Enforcement

The Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to clearing out commercial motorcycles, popularly known as okada, from the city’s highways. Speaking on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily on Friday, the Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, said commercial tricycles (keke), are also not excluded from the state’s drive to …

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FCTA Demolishes Over 30 Houses In Lugbe Over Flooding

The Federal Capital Territory Administration has demolished over 30 houses which it described as illegal at Trademore Estate, Lugbe in an attempt to prevent incessant flooding in the area. Ikharo Attah, Senior Special Assistant on Monitoring, Inspection and Enforcement to FCT Minister, led the operation. The operation was carried out …

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Okada Ban: Lagos Says June 1 Deadline Won’t Stop Enforcement

The Lagos State Government says the seizure of commercial motorcycles by the Lagos State Task Force will continue in spite the June 1 deadline. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu had on Wednesday issued a fresh total ban on okada use in six Local Government Areas. These are Eti-Osa, Ikeja, Lagos Island, Lagos …

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Buhari appoints Adamu Tutuwa as FIIRO new Director-General

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Adamu Tutuwa as the substantive Director-General and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi FIIRO, Lagos. The appointment is contained in a statement signed Friday, in Lagos by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Science, Technology and …

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PDP Denies Suspension Of Zamfara Chairman

Zamfara State Chapter of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has dismissed rumours circulating in some social media and other online platforms which said the party had suspended its chairman over anti-party issues. Debunking the rumours when he interacted with journalists in Gusau Thursday, the Deputy Chairman of the Party, …

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