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Customs seizes, destroys N13.5m poultry products at Seme Border

Customs seizes, destroys N13.5m poultry products at Seme Border

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   The Seme Border Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has seized and destroyed N13.5 million worth of poultry product being smuggled into the country.…

From Yahoo-Yahoo to kidnapping, suspect sings in police net

From Yahoo-Yahoo to kidnapping, suspect sings in police net

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   Afam Nriezedi, a kidnap suspect who is at present helping the police at the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Lagos State Police Command, over his…

Lagos Police unveils scorecard, reaffirms commitment to crime fighting

Lagos Police unveils scorecard, reaffirms commitment to crime fighting

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   When the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, Cornelius Kayode Aderanti on Thursday, January 22, 2015 called for a press conference in his office…

When Osun, Canada forged closer ties

When Osun, Canada forged closer ties

By Gbenga Faturoti  / Correspondent, Osogbo    The town of Ido-Osun in Egbedore Local Government Council of Osun State was recently agog when the traditional ruler of the community, Oba Aderemi…

Our take on computer-based examinations – Stakeholders

Our take on computer-based  examinations – Stakeholders

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase / Reporter, Lagos   Examinations are generally regarded as the best way to test whether what an individual has been exposed to overtime has been properly internalised or…

UNILAG admits 6,644, unfolds scholarship package

UNILAG admits 6,644, unfolds scholarship package

A total of 6,644 students were recently matriculated into various programmes in the 12 faculties and a school of Post Graduate Studies of the University of Lagos (UNILAG). Addressing the…

Provost bemoans low number of qualified teachers in Schools

By Segun Adeleye   /  Abeokuta   The Provost, Federal College of Education, Osiele Abeokuta, Dr. Adebayo  Ajayi has lamented the low number of qualified and certified teachers in both…

ASUU seeks visitation panel over LASU crisis

ASUU seeks visitation panel over LASU crisis

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos Zone has appealed to Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos to immediately set up a visitation panel for the Lagos State University (LASU).…

Non-issuance of results, certificates sparks off protest at MOCPED

•We are not involved EKSU By Oyeniran Apata / Correspondent, Lagos   The fragile peace on the campus of the Michael Otedola College of Primary Education (MOCPED), Noforija, Epe, Lagos was…

Lagos girls sweep schools debate prizes

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos   It was yet another wonderful outing for girls from Lagos State public schools as they clinched all the major prizes at the end of…

Don decries public silence on conducts of students

 By Oyeniran Apata / Correspondent, Lagos   Provost of the Federal College of Education, (FCE), Osiele, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Dr. Ayodele Ajayi has decried the spread of negative news about institutions…

FUNAAB Registrar tasks students on conducts

Fresh student of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), have been advised not to engage in unruly behaviours as bona fide students of the institution. Registrar of the institution,…

LASTVEB tasks SIWES students on good behaviour

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos   Executive Secretary of the Lagos State Technical and Vocational Education Board (LASTVEB), Engineer Olawunmi Gaspers has advised students of the Lagos State Technical Colleges…

Achieving peaceful polls through CSOs, media synergy

Achieving peaceful polls through CSOs, media synergy

By Blessing Adewole Special correspondent Abuja As the February elections draw nearer, government and privately owned media houses have been charged on the need to give fair and where possible…

Securing Lagos: Is the Police meeting expectations?

Securing Lagos: Is the Police meeting expectations?

By Henry Oladele Against the backdrop of the prevailing socio-economic upheavals in the area under its purview, the Lagos Command of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has continued to play…

Theatrical engagements, mixture of Arts, Sciences –Inyang

Theatrical engagements, mixture of Arts, Sciences –Inyang

Quite fortunate, but resourceful with peculiar sense of humour, Dr. Ofonime Inyang, the young lecturer of Theatre Arts, University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, is one of the few Nigerian…

Osofisan takes playwright’s confab to Kwara

By Yemi Adebisi The second Playwrights’ Confab, bringing together playwrights from all over the country, has been scheduled for the first weekend of March 2015 at the Kwara State University,…

Anger as policemen brutalise three men pasting posters in Ibadan

Anger as policemen brutalise three men pasting posters in Ibadan

By Oladele Ogunsola,  Correspondent, Ibadan.   The peace accord, said to have been signed in Abuja, by the presidential candidates of the political parties contesting next month election in the…

Ibori destined for greatness despite travails –Ayodele

Ibori destined for greatness despite travails –Ayodele

•Says anointed president will emerge By Ajibola Abayomi, News Editor    Prominent seer and founder of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Ayodele Elijah Babatunde, has said a great future lies ahead…

Market fires: Inaccessibility, one complaint too many

Market fires: Inaccessibility, one complaint too many

By Nkasiobi Oluikpe  / Correspondent, Lagos   That rate at which Nigerian markets are being gutted has become alarming, as just within the first half of this January, many market fires…

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