• Trump advocates tough punishments for citizens who burn American flag

    Trump advocates tough punishments for citizens who burn American flag

    Donald Trump has suggested a year in prison or having their citizenship revoked as suitable punishments for Americans who burn the US flag.

    The President-elect  who has been tweeting angrily at news outlet CNN during the past 24 hours over their report on his claim of electoral fraud after his victory in the US general election, on Tuesday, turned his attention to protesters burning the American flag, writing on Twitter: “Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag – if […]

  • It was tough convincing Buhari to increase petrol price – SGF

    It was tough convincing Buhari to increase petrol price – SGF

    The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has said the recent deregulation of the downstream sector that led to a rise in fuel price was a painful decision taken by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to save the nation’s economy from total collapse.

    Lawal, however, said it was a tough task convincing President Buhari to agree to the price increase.

    Lawal spoke on Saturday in Yola, the Adamawa State capital, with newsmen.

    The present regime recently gave room for marketers […]

  • “It Was Tough Getting Married To My Husband” – Folorunsho Alakija

    “It Was Tough Getting Married To My Husband” – Folorunsho Alakija

    Folorunsho Alakija is a Nigerian billionaire fashion-designer and Executive Director at FAMFA Oil, an indigenous Nigerian oil and gas exploration and production company. Folorunsho Alakija was born on July 15 1951 in Ikorodu, Lagos State. She originates from a large family: her dad, Chief L. A. Ogbara, had 8 wives and 52 children in his lifetime. She was the second surviving child, her mom was the first wife.

    She and her younger sister were sent to school abroad when she was […]

  • Lagos govt goes tough on okada restriction, street trading

    Lagos govt goes tough on okada restriction, street trading

    According to reports, the Lagos State Government at the weekend said it would henceforth strictly enforce the extant laws in the state, especially those bordering on environmental offences and restriction of operation of commercial motorcycles, popularly called Okada, on certain routes as well as street trading.

    Rising from the monthly Security Council Meeting involving heads of all security agencies in the state and chaired by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, the Government urged residents to willfully comply with the extant laws in the […]