• Navy denies killing MASSOB members

    Navy denies killing MASSOB members

    The Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Central Naval Command, Rear Admiral Stanley Ogoigbe, yesterday, described as unfounded the alleged killing of members of the Movement of the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) by operatives of the command in Anambra State.

    The command, with headquarters in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, is in charge of Anambra, Kogi, Edo, Delta and Bayelsa states.

    Ogoigbe, who spoke to newsmen at the command’s headquarters, said it became necessary for him to personally clear the air on […]

  • “Outstanding salaries’ll be paid soon”, Osun Assembly assures workers

    “Outstanding salaries’ll be paid soon”, Osun Assembly assures workers

    Osun State House of Assembly has assured that the relief package given to the state would be judiciously administered, saying genuine workers would soon have their outstanding salaries defrayed, while the work-in-progress of public infrastructure would not be left unattended to.

    It also vowed to drive the anti-corruption crusade with its oversight functions, promising to break bureaucratic bottlenecks and red-tapism, which are capable of dragging development at snail speed and reducing institutions to redundancy.

    The speaker, Hon. Najeem Salaam, in a statement […]