Category: News

Lagos-Ibadan train tickets will cost N3,000 to N6,000 — FG

  Nationnewslead reports that The Federal Government has approved charges on the new Lagos-Ibadan rail standard gauge which would begin operations by January 2021....

#EndSARS: Youth protest woke nation from lethargy ― Aregbesola

  Nationnewslead reports that The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Friday declared that the agitation by the youth across Nigeria has woken the...

Court sentences painter to 6 months imprisonment for extortion

  Nationnewslead reports that An Upper Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama in Jos, on Friday sentenced a 19-year-old painter, Sagir Umar to 6 months imprisonment for...

Osun State Governor Hosts Foreign Investors in Water Sector

  Rebecca Ejifoma The Governor of Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola has hosted foreign investors in the water sector as EPC+F contractors for the design, procurement...

Conflict resolution panacea for national development, says Osun speaker

  Nationnewslead reports that Osun State House of Assembly Speaker Timothy Owoeye has described conflict resolution and peaceful co-existence in the society as a...

Just In: Arik Air sacks 300 workers [ Read Reason]

  Nationnewslead reports that The management of Arik Air has relieved 300 staff members of their appointments.   This was announced in a statement by the...

PDP seeks cancellation of LG polls

  Nationnewslead reports that The Borno State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has rejected the outcome of the recently concluded Local Government Election...

I want to benefit from Alaafin’s fatherly advice, says Kano Emir

  Nationnewslead reports that The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado-Bayero, has lauded the wisdom of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, and the role being played...

Reps summon education Minister, Directors over Polytechnic’s unaudited accounts

  Nationnewslead reports that The House of Representatives on Thursday, summoned the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu and other directors at his Ministry, to...

My life is in danger, Okorocha’s associate cries out

  Nationnewslead reports that A former commissioner for transportation and coordinator of Rochas Okorocha’s Rescue Mission Family, Chief Lasbery Okoaforanyu has...

Killings: Hold Buhari, APC responsible — PDP

  Nationnewslead reports that The Peoples Democratic Party has asked Nigerians to hold the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and the All...

Court frees nurse accused of killing ex-Osun gov, Adeleke

  Nationnewslead reports that Alfred Aderibigbe, a personal nurse to ex-Osun State Governor, Isiaka Adeleke, arraigned for killing the politician was on Thursday ...

BREAKING: Oshodi-Apapa Expressway on lockdown

  Nationnewslead reports that The ever-busy Oshodi -Apapa expressway has been on lock-down in the last 48 hours. Security agents and traffic managers are nowhere to...

Two feared killed, palace razed as Ondo communities clash over land dispute

  Nationnewslead reports that Two persons were feared killed in a bloody clash between two communities in Akure North council area in Ondo state over land dispute...

Fresh suit seeks to stop APC NEC meeting, membership registration

  Nationnewslead reports that A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Kalu Kalu Agu, on Thursday, approached the Federal High Court in Abuja, praying it...

Burial Rites For Owa-Ale Of Ikare Embark On

  Nationnewslead reports that Funeral rites for the late monarch of Ikare-Akoko, the Owa-Ale of Ikare land, Oba Samuel Kolapo Adegbite, have begun. Oba Adegbite...

COVID-19: State Govt Cancels Christmas Carol

  Nationnewslead reports that The Akwa Ibom Government has cancelled the hosting of this year’s annual Christmas Carol festival to curtail the spread of...

Osun monarchs drum support for Oyetola, endorse him for second term

  ….as gov inaugurates ultra-modern markets, sports academy The Olowu of Kuta, Oba Hammed Adekunle Makama and the Olu of Ile-Ogbo, Oba Abeeb Agbajelola...

We set the pace on several social interventions in Nigeria – Osun Dep. Governor

  …..as NISER visits Osun for social impact evaluation, lauds govt’s efforts Osun State Deputy Governor, Mr. Benedict Alabi, has described array of...

2023: Learn from Ghana, US, give Nigeria credible polls, Yakubu told

  Nationnewslead reports that The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has counseled the reappointed chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC,...