Tuesday 17 September, 2019
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The Lagos State University Governing Council at its 122nd Statutory Meeting held on Thursday, 12th September, 2019, approved the promotion of Thirty-One (31) academic staff, Three Hundred and Forty-Six (346) non-academic staff and the dismissal...

UK: Suspension of Parliament sparks nationwide protests Hundreds of people blocked London’s normally busy Whitehall road on Saturday to protest Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s suspension of the British parliament. They gathered outside...

By Optimum Times on Sep 1st, 2019

Forty-eight international and Nigerian human rights and press freedom organisations have filed an urgent appeal to the United Nations and African Union Special Mechanisms calling for their intervention against arbitrary arrest and detention...

By Optimum Times on Aug 24th, 2019

Sharon Ikeazor,Executive Sec PTAD The Federal Government through the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has paid 502 Civil Service Pensioners the sum of N784,377,933.27 as pension arrears. A statement from PTAD office explained...

By Optimum Times on Aug 8th, 2019

Sanwo-olu and Family The Lagos State Governor and a father of four, Babajide Sanwo-olu has  reeled out the true meaning of fatherhood to mark the Father’s Day. In his twitter handle, Gov. Sanwo-olu explains that fatherhood goes beyond...

By Optimum Times on Jun 16th, 2019

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Med-View Airline, Alhaji Muneer Bankole and Minister of State for Aviation, Sen Hadi Sirika.   The League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) has announced that it’s 23rd Conference and Awards...

Former Nigerian leaders including ex-Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan and their Chiefs of Staff are to receive N2.3bn as benefits in 2019. The sum of N4.5bn was also proposed in the 2019 budget as severance benefits for retired...

The General Overseer, Mountain of Fire and Miracle Ministries International, Dr. Daniel Olukoya, has counselled youths to abstain from all forms of sexual perversion in 2019. Olukoya said this while revealing 32 prophetic declarations for the...

By Optimum Times on Jan 1st, 2019

By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED), has defended the Managing Director of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC), Mrs. Funke Osibodu, on row with Governor, Godwin Obaseki, over power blackout...

Gridlock grounds activities in Lagos   Commercial activities were grounded in some parts of Lagos metropolis on Monday as trucks blocked highways. The areas affected are Iganmu, Costain Roundabout, Ijora, Funsho Williams Avenue and other...

By Optimum Times on Nov 20th, 2018