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Commuters, passengers groan on Ikorodu road gridlock

Commuters, passengers groan on Ikorodu road gridlock

By Augustine Adah / Senior Correspondent Segun Afolabi, a resident of Ikorodu has been in search of job for the past two years. All his effort to secure a job after…

PDP and President may crash our hard earned democracy – Igbokwe

PDP and President may crash our hard earned democracy – Igbokwe

In the last weeks, gales of impeachments have been sweeping through most of the All progressives Congress (APC) controlled states. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari in a statement accused President Goodluck Jonathan…

Osun polls: Factors that may swing the ballot

Osun polls: Factors that may swing the ballot

By Gbenga Faturoti, Correspondent, Osogbo As the August 9 Osun State governorship election draws near, it is believed that stakeholders in the state have resolved on which political party out…

How Wushisi ‘crime family’ duped victims of N29m

How Wushisi ‘crime family’ duped victims of N29m

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos That Danladi Wushishi and his wife Ojuolape were arrested and detained by the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS), of the Lagos State Police Command, under…

Bayelsa reaffirms position as new heaven for tourists with MBGN

Bayelsa reaffirms position as new heaven for tourists with MBGN

By Lukmon Akintola /  Reporter, Lagos The beautiful and serene state of Bayelsa has continued to live up to its tag of the new home of tourism. Popular with the…

How we robbed pastor – Suspects

How we robbed pastor – Suspects

By Andrew Utulu -  Lagos  Six suspects are telling the police in Lagos State all they know about the robbery attack on a Lagos-based pastor. They are also telling the police…

Anti-graft: The quest to establish NFIU

Anti-graft: The quest to establish NFIU

By Chukwudi Nweje  / Acting Features Editor Finally, the repeated agitations among analysts for the strengthening of the anti-graft war appear to be coming closer to reality. The Senate’s recent…

How education tourism drains Nigeria’s resources

How education tourism drains Nigeria’s resources

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  -  Reporter, Lagos The need to properly fund education at all levels cannot be overemphasised, as it has been described as key to nation building. Underfunding of…

Dabiri-Erewa laments FG’s underfunding of Unity Schools

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos  Chairman, Diaspora Committee of the House of Representatives, Abike Dabiri-Erewa has lamented that underfunding of the education sector in general by the Federal government portends…

NASU calls for probe of attacked JAMB officials

The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU), JAMB chapter, has called for investigations into an alleged manhandling of some staff of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board…

Proprietor tasks students on hard work

Proprietor, Great Grace Private school, Mr. H.O Ogunbiyi has admonished the graduating students of the school to work hard so as to achieve their greater height in their choosen endeavours.…

Cleric urges Nigerians to imbibe reading culture

By Innocent Oweh / Correspondent, Abuja A clergy man, Rev. Father Christopher Inegbenoghu has enjoined Nigerians to imbibe the culture of reading as a way of strengthening their faith. He gave…

Shekarau seeks end to ‘white collar job’ mentality

By Innocent Oweh  -  Correspondent, Abuja Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau has said the era where young graduates from Nigerian tertiary institutions look forward to the proverbial “White-Collar” jobs are…

Osun 2014: Women as messengers of peace

By Gbenga Faturoti –  Correspondent, Osogbo Ahead of the August 9, 2014 governorship election in Osun State, womenfolk have been admonished to assist in the propagation of the sustenance of…

Lagos goes green

By Funmi Falobi  -   Senior Reporter, Lagos The importance of tree planting came to the fore when the Lagos State Government recently embarked on a trees planting campaign across the…

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