Ondo State Government places Ban on Operation Of commercial motorcyclists.

The Ondo State government has placed a total restriction on the activities of commercial motorcycles, popularly known as “Okada”, in Ofosu and Ajebamidele axis of the Benin-Ore highway in Odigbo Local Government Area of the state. The state government, in a statement issued on Thursday by the Commissioner for Information, Donald Ojogo, stated that the […]

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Lionel Messi fined and given three months Ban From International Football over this claim. (Read here)

FC Barcelona and Argentina captain Lionel Messi has been banned from international football for three months by the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) following his claim the Copa America was corrupt. The 32-year-old forward was sent off during Argentina’s 2-1 third-place play-off defeat of Chile and he later said the competition was fixed for hosts […]

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Anambra Traders Ban Prayers In Markets across the state. (See why)

The Anambra State Amalgamated Traders Association on Wednesday banned prayers in markets across the state. ASMATA President-general, Ikechukwu Ekwegbalu stated this in Onitsha while addressing market union leaders. He said the ban had become necessary because politicians had hijacked the exercise. He said: “What we see now is extortion and conversion of prayer sessions to […]

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‘Why Not Strive To Raise Nollywood To Hollywood Standards?’ – Daddy Freeze Tells Desmond Elliot over call for ban of Foreign movies.

Yesterday, Nollywood actor cum politician, Desmond Elliot came under fire after he called for the ban of foreign movies in Nigeria to enable the growth of the Nigerian Movie Industry. The 45-year-old representing Surulere constituency at the Lagos State house of assembly spoke on the current situation of the country’s Movie Industry. According to him, […]

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‘Visa ban on some Nigerian politicians by the US, a welcome development’- Shehu Sani applauds.

Former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central in the Senate, Shehu Sani has reacted to the United States government’s visa restrictions on individuals responsible for undermining the Nigerian democratic process during the last general elections. A spokesperson of the U.S. Department of State, Ms Morgan Ortagus, who announced this in a statement on Tuesday, said the action […]

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Musa given 10year ban by FIFA over this shocking issue. (Read here)

FIFA has given Liberian official, Musa Bility, a 10-year ban from football for financial offences, the football governing body said on Wednesday. Bility, a member of the African Confederation (CAF) executive committee and former president of the Liberian Federation (LFA), was found guilty of misappropriating FIFA’s funds, according to the organisation. An investigation opened after […]

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‘Ban the movement of Herdsmen from North to South’- Kano state Governor urges FG.

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje urged the Federal Government to abolish the movement of herdsmen from the North to the South, while reacting to the farmer/herders conflicts.  The Kano State Governor in an interview with Channels TV, spoke about the 16-man committee he inaugurated to identify critical areas of settling herdsmen across the state which according to him, is […]

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Muslim parents file 11 new court cases against University of Ibadan over this ban. (Read more)

Eleven (11) new court cases have been filed by parents of Muslim students at the International School Ibadan, against the school, its principal Mrs. Phebean Olowe, University of Ibadan and UI Vice Chancellor (Academic) for stopping female Muslim students from wearing hijabs.   The parents confirmed this during a peaceful Jummat rally in Ibadan, and further disclosed that they have […]

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‘Ban the Production, Importation, Circulation Of Sniper Insecticide’- Senate urges FG.

The Senate on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to ban the production, importation or circulation of snipers insecticide, a product currently used to commit suicide. This followed a motion sponsored by Sen. Theodore Orji (PDP-Abia) and 15 others on the rising incidence of suicides among Nigerians. Orji, while making his presentation noted with grave concern, […]

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