Out of the total number of 1761 drivers tested by the optometrists, 350 drivers were discovered to have sight defects, while 35 drivers went home with free eye glasses.
Transactions reopened on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Thursday after the two-day public holiday to mark Eid-El-Kabir celebration with a growth of 1.57 per cent.
The Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, has urged the residents of the Emirate to continue to maintain peace, unity and love for more development to be attained in the state.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the recently defected senator, Saraki arrived at the Oba Sikiru Adetona Golden Jubilee Centre, Ijebu-Ode, venue of the Ojude-Oba, as the special guest of honor for the event.
An Ebonyi State Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ibrahim Obiahu, has located the incidences of religious killings across the country to direct lack of knowledge of the basic tenets of the Islamic religion.
The Deputy Secretary General of the National Association of University Students, Comrade Isioma Ogochukwu, has called on Nigerians to exhibit the spirit of tolerance and love during the celebration of the 2018 Eid-el-Kabir.
Ahead of the September 22 governorship election in Osun, the All Progressives Congress gubernatorial candidate, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetola, has urged journalists to display a high sense of professionalism in the discharge of their duties.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the commercial drivers, who were drawn from various motor-park unions in Enugu, were also given lectures on eye care and the need to avoid stimulants that blurs vision.
Tinubu made the remark in Lagos on Wednesday during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration, saying a strong foundation mattered in nation building.
The company made the announcement on Wednesday in a statement issued by Afolabi Otufowora, Globacom Marketing and Communications Head, Lagos/Ogun Region.
Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto and Sultan Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Tuesday donated five cows to the Internally Displaced Persons camp in Gandi town of Rabah Local Government Area of the state to celebrate the Eid-el-Kabir.
Alhaji Dauda Kigbu, a gubernatorial aspirant of the All Progressives Congress in Nasarawa State, has called for special prayers against hate speeches to promote peace, unity and progress.
The prayer, which lasted less than 10 minutes, amidst tight security, was led by the Chief lmam of llorin, Alhaji Abdullahi AbdulHameed
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, has asked Nigerian Muslims to use the solemn period of Sallah to pray for the almighty God to send a rescuer to save Nigeria from her current precarious situation.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed delight over Nigeria’s steady progress toward food sufficiency.