In the wake of calls for presidential candidates to donate to flood victims across the country, the candidate of the All progressives congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar of the peoples Democratic Party pledged donations to victims of flood in Kano State Over the Weekend.
Meanwhile, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has dismissed speculations from the opposition over the state of his health. At the dinner organised in his honour by the Kano Business Community Council over the weekend, the APC flag bearer confirmed that he was hale and hearty, standing before the crowd.
While taking a swipe at those who say he cannot run for presidency owing to his purported ill-health, Tinubu said that he is only competing in a presidential race and not in wrestling match.
Reactions have trailed the visa ban imposed on Nigerians by The United Arab Emirates Immigration authorities. Over the weekend, the UAE announced the ban, adding that all submitted applications will be rejected and that the visa fees paid for the applications were non-refundable.
In another development, Over the weekend, a Video showing a young lady Blessing Mathias being flogged, repeatedly by a lecturer and his children caused outrage on social media.
Finally, the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday unveiled 62 brand new fire apparatus, consisting of fire trucks and support vehicles. In a bid to tackle fire emergencies in the state.