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Campaign posters: LASAA begins cleanup of the mess

Campaign posters: LASAA begins cleanup of the mess

By Akinwunmi King / Snr Reporter, Lagos   Posters of political parties and candidates are an accompanying of electioneering campaigns. They not only announce the parties and the candidates, they also…

Policemen protest, allege diversion of election allowances by superiors

Policemen protest, allege diversion of election allowances by superiors

By Andrew Utulu  -  Correspondent, Lagos   No fewer than 400 policemen who participated in the just concluded general elections have cried out over the non-payment of their due allowances…

Lagos roads: Motorists’ nightmare

Lagos roads: Motorists’ nightmare

By Akinwunmi King / Snr Reporter, Lagos   Some roads in Lagos State are in such pitiable and deplorable conditions that the mere thought of plying them sends shivers down the…

Restoring sanity to the roads

Restoring sanity to the roads

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   Lagos State is reputed to have about the highest number of vehicles plying its roads. The development is responsible for the chaotic nature of…

NOUN, YMCA warn Nigerians on new threat to food safety

NOUN, YMCA warn Nigerians on new threat to food safety

By Oyeniran Apata \ Correspondent, Lagos   National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in partnership with the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) has cautioned Nigerians about new threats to food safety…

PTA tackles UNIUYO staff school management over illegal fee

PTA tackles UNIUYO staff school management over illegal fee

By Idongesit Ashameri - Correspondent, Uyo The Parent-Teacher Association, University of Uyo Staff School has described as selfish, ill-motivated and misleading, an illegal levy of N10, 000 placed on parents by…

365 days: Emotions as Nigerians speak on Chibok girls, others

365 days: Emotions as Nigerians speak on Chibok girls, others

Will Nigeria’s abducted schoolgirls ever be found? This is the question on the lips of many Nigerians as they appeal to government to actualise hopes raised in the last 12…

Anxiety mounts over quality of candidates for 2015 WASSCE

Anxiety mounts over quality  of candidates for 2015 WASSCE

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase / Reporter, Lagos   There been rising concern over the likely negative effects political developments and recent outbreak of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease holidays may likely have…

Expert insists on personal development for employability

Expert insists on personal development for employability

By Oyeniran Apata - Correspondent, Lagos   To redress the growing rate of unemployment among youths in the country, a recruitment expert has charged young Nigerians to invest in personal development…

NAAT tasks Buhari on resuscitation of teaching equipment in varsities

NAAT tasks Buhari on resuscitation of teaching equipment in varsities

By Innocent Oweh / Correspondent, Abuja    One of the unions within the University system, the National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) has tasked the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari to place high…

Electrical Engineering dept wins quiz competition

Electrical Engineering dept wins quiz competition

By Adedigba Stephen  -   ND II, Mass communications    The Electrical Engineering Department of the Ibarapa Polytechnic, Oyo State has emerged winner of the final round of the inter-departmental 2014/2015…

#BringBackOurGirls campaigners march through FCT

#BringBackOurGirls campaigners march through FCT

By Hassan Zaggi / Correspondent, Abuja   The Abuja Family of #BringBackOurGirls campaigners led by the onetime Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, on Thursday staged a walk through major streets of…

Chibok girls: One year gone

Chibok girls:  One year gone

By Chukwudi Nweje  -  Acting Features Editor   Today, April 14 makes it 365 days, exactly one year the Chibok community of Borno State, North East Nigeria was thrown into…

How security guards killed employer

How security guards killed employer

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   Two security guards are currently telling the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Lagos Police Command all they know about the alleged armed…

Lagosians worry as the rainy season begins

Lagosians worry as  the rainy season begins

 By Emmanuel Udom / Senior Correspondent, Lagos       The rainy season is here again and to some Lagos residents the fear of rain is the beginning of wisdom. This…

Military option may not free Chibok girls –Babajamu

Military option may not free Chibok girls –Babajamu

More than 360 days after the abduction of Chibok girls by Boko Haram insurgents, Nigerians are still ‘waiting’ probably for the intervention by President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd).  However, Chairman,…

We’ve met lots of people who scammed us –Edifice

We’ve met lots of people who scammed us –Edifice

Moses and Emmanuel Aloja  are not only brothers, but singers who are passionate about making a difference  in the music industry. They go by the name Edifice and are making waves through…

Oba Akiolu’s threat and fury of Ndigbo

Oba Akiolu’s threat and fury of Ndigbo

By Akinwunmi King Snr Reporter, Lagos Until recently, many Lagosians did not know that the Oba of Lagos, Riliwan Akiolu, could be very passionate and at the same controversial when…

Ogun police accused of illegal arrest, detention

Ogun police accused of illegal arrest, detention

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos The Ogun State Police Command, under Zone 2 with headquarters in Lagos has come under fire with allegation of illegal arrest, detention cum romance with…

Two in police net over robbery, murder of employer

Two in police net over robbery, murder of employer

By Andrew Utulu  Correspondent, Lagos Two security men have been arrested by men of the Lagos State Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) for alleged armed robbery and murder. One is said…

Abia: Senatorial race foretold

Abia: Senatorial race foretold

By Ben Duru - Bureau Chief, South-East   From the outset, it was almost certain that the election to the three senatorial zones in Abia State, namely Abia Central, Abia South…

Addressing nation’s education deficit

Addressing nation’s education deficit

By Ben Duru –  Bureau Chief ,South-East   The teacher/pupil ratio in schools across the country has always been a source of worry to successive administrations whether at the federal,…

2015-2019: Agenda for conscious leap in education sector data

2015-2019: Agenda for conscious leap in education sector data

By Oyeniran Apata Correspondent, Lagos   There is no doubt that education is the foundation of any development in every society, hence its importance to every individual, the society at…

Weekend that shook the world

Weekend that shook the world

By Hassan Zaggi / Abuja   Between March 28 and 30, the whole world had literarily stood still, watching keenly what would be the outcome of the presidential election in Nigeria.…

When media, teachers and the Church partnered on governance

When media, teachers and the Church partnered on governance

By Francis Onoiribholo  Bureau Chief Benin Workshops on language skill acquisition and improvement for Teachers, Media Practitioners, Local Government Community Relations Supervisory Councilors, Translators in Religious Houses and other users…

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