Some casual workers of the Federal Medical Center, Makurdi, in Benue State, on Monday, locked down the hospital.The casual workers who comprised security guards and cleaners protested against the non-payment of their allowances for the past two years. According to the casual workers who barricaded the entrance of the hospital at Apir (permanent site of […]

Military authorities in Bauchi were on Monday thrown into mourning following the killing of the Garrison Commander, 33 Artillery Brigade of Nigerian Army in Shadawanka Barracks, Bauchi, Col. Mohammed Barack by suspected gunmen. The killing which has brought panic to the city, could however not be ascertained if it was a case of armed robbery […]

Having endured an avalanche of criticisms following the initial postponement of the presidential election, the Independent National Electoral Commission was also not spared after the conduct of the elections came with logistical and security issues. The controversy that followed the declaration of the presidential election result also left the electoral commission at the mercy of […]

Following the demolition of some distressed buildings on the Lagos Island by the Lagos State Government, a resident, Mr Femi Oshibodu, has lamented that the action has dispersed his family. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode order the Lagos State Building Control Agency to demolish some distressed buildings in Lagos Island  which begun on Friday . The government’s action […]

Except the government makes a commitment to go tough on enforcement of relevant laws, the scourge of building collapse may not end soon, experts in the built environment have said. They noted that the cause of the recent collapse on Lagos Island which claimed no fewer than 20 lives was not different from the causes […]

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