Governance

LASG Extends Stay at Home Order For GL 14 Downwards Public Servants_Femi Ehiabhi

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has approved a further extension of the work-from-home order to all State Public Servants on Grade Levels 14 and below from Monday, 18th January 2021, to Monday, 1st February 2021, to curtail the spread of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement signed by the… Continue reading LASG Extends Stay at Home Order For GL 14 Downwards Public Servants_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

Trump should not be prosecuted for Capitol riot incitement, former FBI Director James Comey says_Femi Ehiabhi

President Donald Trump should be convicted by the Senate but not criminally prosecuted for inciting Capitol rioters, former FBI Director James Comey said Sunday, adding that it would give America space to "heal." "The country would be better off if we did not give him the platform that a prosecution would for the next three… Continue reading Trump should not be prosecuted for Capitol riot incitement, former FBI Director James Comey says_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

Even as Trump exits, Democrats say ‘most dangerous crime’ demands a Senate trial_Femi Ehiabhi

President Trump’s staunchest allies sought on Sunday to stave off a trial for him in the Senate over the storming of the U.S Capitol by a mob of his supporters, while Democrats demanded he be held accountable for what one called the “most dangerous crime by a president ever committed against the United States.”Three days… Continue reading Even as Trump exits, Democrats say ‘most dangerous crime’ demands a Senate trial_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

New videos emerge tying Arizona Republican Rep. Andy Biggs to ‘Stop the Steal’ movement_Femi Ehiabhi

New videos tie U.S. Rep. Andy Biggs, R-Ariz., to the nationwide "Stop the Steal" movement that led to the siege of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. But Biggs is pointing at antifa and Black Lives Matter, saying the far-left militant group and the social justice group are at least partially to blame. Yes, angry… Continue reading New videos emerge tying Arizona Republican Rep. Andy Biggs to ‘Stop the Steal’ movement_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

Republicans begin turning on Trump_Femi Ehiabhi

President Donald Trump’s impeachment firewall has begun to crack. A day before the House is set to charge Trump with ‘willful incitement of insurrection’ — the gravest allegation ever lodged against a sitting president — fissures in the Republican Party Tuesday threatened to transform the vote into a resounding bipartisan rebuke. And after Vice President… Continue reading Republicans begin turning on Trump_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

After break with Trump, Pence charts a new path forward_Femi Ehiabhi

After more than four years of unflinching loyalty, Vice President Mike Pence is increasingly troubled about the way his relationship with President Donald Trump is coming to an end amid the most tumultuous episode of their administration, according to multiple people familiar with Pence’s thinking. There is also a deepening and widespread anger among Pence’s… Continue reading After break with Trump, Pence charts a new path forward_Femi Ehiabhi

Judiciary · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

Supreme Court refuses quick action on last-ditch Trump election lawsuits_Femi Ehiabhi

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected efforts by President Donald Trump and his allies to get the court to quickly consider challenges to President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the November election. The move effectively shut the door on the president's last-ditch legal strategy to overturn his defeat. The court released an order in the morning… Continue reading Supreme Court refuses quick action on last-ditch Trump election lawsuits_Femi Ehiabhi

POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

Momentum for Trump impeachment soars as some in GOP say it’s warranted after Capitol riot_Femi Ehiabhi

Donald Trump begins one of the most perilous weeks of his presidency Monday as momentum for a second impeachment soared over the weekend and a growing number of Republicans broke ranks to openly call for his removal. House Democrats said they were prepared to vote on impeachment as early as Tuesday for Trump's role in… Continue reading Momentum for Trump impeachment soars as some in GOP say it’s warranted after Capitol riot_Femi Ehiabhi

ECONOMY · Governance

BUDGET 2021 Highlights: LAGOS TO COMPLETE ONGOING PROJECTS_Femi Ehiabhi

The Lagos State Government has promised to complete all the ongoing projects captured in the year 2020 budget as well as others that were started earlier. The Honourable Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Mr. Sam Egube, disclosed this yesterday during a Press briefing on how the State's Budget of N1.16TR for the Year 2021… Continue reading BUDGET 2021 Highlights: LAGOS TO COMPLETE ONGOING PROJECTS_Femi Ehiabhi