Author Archives: Stephen Aya

Ministers Who Want To Be Governors.

As we enter 2014, the level of political activity also becomes high as the jostle for political office holders get to a fever pitch level. This is because of the need to remain politically relevant in the new dispensation, little wonder then one will see senators having a strong eye on becoming a state governor while some governors most especially ...

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Boko Haram is not in Lagos –Ngozi Braides

Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos Command, Ngozi Briades spoke to our correspondent STEPHEN AYA. In the interview she reveals that at the moment Lagos is one of the safest cities in the country, that lack of information from the public is the major bane of crime fighting in the state and how the notorious criminal Godogodo was nabbed late last ...

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WAFBEC 2014 Starts January 26,2014 By Stephen Aya

The 2014 edition of the West Africa Faith Believers Convention, will kick-off on Sunday January 26th and run through till Friday 31stJanuary 2014. The six day program which is the second edition of the convention, saw it’s maiden edition in 2013. It is expected that Christians from all over the nation and some West African countries will attend the week-long ...

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Five new DCGS of customs appointed by Federal Government; as three other retired.

Five new deputy comptroller generals of customs have been appointed by the federal government. The appointments are coming on the heels of a meeting of the Nigeria customs service board chaired by the minister of finance and coordinating minister for the economy, Dr.Ngozi Okonjo Iweala. Sources say that shortly after the meeting, the minister announced the impending promotions saying that ...

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Police to arrest Unregistered Vehicles on Lagos Roads

The Lagos state police command will soon begin the arrest of unregistered vehicles on Lagos roads. This statement was made by the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command CP Umar A. Manko MNI, in a press release made available to pressmen by the police public relations officer of the command Ngozi Braide. In it CP Manko had observed with dismay ...

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Lagos High Court’s has no jurisdiction to enforce London court judgment-Akingbola

A former Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc, Erastus Akingbola, on Thursday challenged the jurisdiction of a Lagos High Court to register a judgment against him by a London court. The High Court of Justice, Queens Bench, London, had on August 1, 2012, ordered Mr. Akingbola to pay Access Bank £654 million (N212.2 billion) for some fraudulent practices ...

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Lagos High Courts Resume

Activities at the High Courts in Ikeja and Igboshere, Lagos State are back to what they were before the yuletide season break. The Courts had gone a two week break between the 23rd of December 2013 and 3rd of January 2014 which left the premises less busy in early hours and dead silent at evenings. Our reporter who visited both ...

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Nigerian Super Eagles Intensify Training For CHAN

The Super Eagles technical crew have adopted a tougher training schedule as the home based team goes into the second week of camping in preparation for the African Nations Championship (CHAN), in South Africa. From Monday, December 16, the team will train twice in the morning and evening time as coaches try to select the best men for the tournament. ...

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