Plateau State to make history with NAFEST 2020 world class cultural centre  

hoto caption Picture1: Fifth from left is His Excellency Professor Sonni Tyoden, Deputy Governor  of plateau state, fourth Otunba Segun Runsewe, Director-General (NCAC), Plateau Exco  and top management of the culture industry in group photograph after the courtesy call.                           The  Executive Governor of Plateau State, Rt. Hon Simon Bako Lalong has promised to thrill guests with a world class cultural centre during the forthcoming NAFEST 2020 slated for October later this year. He made this assertion while…

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Court adjourns ex-Lagos Speaker, Ikuforiji’s N673m fraud trial for 6 Months

A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, adjourned till September 30, the ‘N673 million money laundering’ trial of a former Speaker of Lagos House of Assembly, Adeyemi Ikuforiji, and his aide, Oyebode Atoyebi. Though, the court did not sit, but the presiding judge, Justice Mohammed Liman communicated the date to both the prosecution, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the defendants, through his registrar. The judge said he fixed the date in compliance with a directive from the FHC Chief Judge, Justice John Tsoho. However, the CJ’s directive, issued…

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Arik Air suspends flights to West Coast over COVID-19

Arik Air has announced the temporary suspension of flights to all its West Coast destinations effective Monday, March 23, 2020. The management of the airline took the decision after a careful analysis of the novel CoronaVirus Disease (COVID-19) which has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). The chief executive officer of Arik Air, Captain Roy Ilegbodu elaborated: “The safety and well-being of our personnel and valued customers are paramount at this critical time. We do not want to take chances and this is why we have…

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