Oluwo of Iwoland’s Palace Defended By Citizens As Hoodlums attack Iwo LG Secretariat, Osun

Bola Bamigbola Hoodlums on Saturday attacked Iwo Local Government Secretariat in Osun State. During the attack, the hoodlums damaged properties and set a vehicle ablaze, sources at the Oluwo of Iwoland’s palace confirmed. Eyewitnesses told The PUNCH that the hoodlums also looted some offices in the Secretariat. A member of the state cabinet, who preferred anonymity, confirmed the attack.The hoodlums moving in large numbers also looted Tuns Farm along Osogbo/Ikirun road. An aide to the chairman of Iwo East LCDA, who preferred anonymity, said the Secretariat of the LCDA was looted by…

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Hunger or Theft? As Masses Loot Hoarded Palliatives In Senator’s Home

Masses have invaded the residence of Teslim Folarin, the senator representing Oyo Central Senatorial district. The angry youths looted several new motorcycles at the Oluyole home of the lawmaker. Other materials carted away are freezers, grinding machines and other valuables. Many of such incidents have been recorded where the homes of various government officials and palliative storage have been looted in the last 48 hours. Earlier today, some hoodlums also looted materials at the home of a former deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, Lasun Yusuff, in Osun State.…

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Speaker Gbajabiamila Says, Palliatives Must Reach All Nigerians In Need As The Members Resume Session

COVID-19: Palliatives must reach all Nigerians in need, while Nigeria must prevent massive outbreak, establish strategic response team as the House is set to pass law on SIP, fresh economic stimulus. The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has said that the palliatives provided by the Federal Government at this time of lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic must reach all Nigerians in need. Gbajabiamila said although the government has done its best to reach as many Nigerians as possible, evidence showed that many Nigerians in need are…

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Lagos Records 600 Childbirth Amid Pandemic

-YOMMY AYILARA. Lagos records 600 Childbirths Amid COVID-19 Lockdown. The free healthcare programme set up by the Lagos State government as medical palliative measures to cushion effect of the lockdown on residents have so far taken delivery of 600 children amidst the corona virus pandemic. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor of Lagos State disclosed this on Tuesday, the 14th of April, 2020 while giving update on how the state is tackling the COVID-19 pandemic. The governor added that many residents of Lagos have benefited with 18,000 patients freely attended to. In…

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