Anambra Govt Approves Resumption Of Schools Monday September 7

Governor Willie Obiano and the members of the Executive Council have approved the gradual resumption of schools in the state.  Following the approval, the Ministry of Basic Education has released the approved timetable for the completion of 2019/2020 Academic session as well as the schedule for the state examinations.A release signed by the Permanent Secretary,Continue reading “Anambra Govt Approves Resumption Of Schools Monday September 7”

EDUCATIONBREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Orders Reopening of Tertiary Institutions,Announces Dates

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced date for the resumption of tertiary institutions in the state. Sanwo-Olu disclosed that primary and secondary schools are scheduled to re-open from September 21. Speaking during his regular briefing on the state’s COVID-19 status, on Saturday, the governor said tertiary institutions would reopen from September 14, 2020.Continue reading “EDUCATIONBREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Orders Reopening of Tertiary Institutions,Announces Dates”

NEWSDaily Trust Reporter Assaulted By FFK Bags ‘Resilient Journalist’ award

The Sha’aya’u S-Pawa Foundation, a political group in Zamfara state, said arrangements are in top gear to give an award of ‘Resilient Journalist’ to Mr. Eyo Charles. Charles was the journalist verbally assaulted by a former Minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani -Kayode in Calabar, Cross River at a media conference. He had accused theContinue reading “NEWSDaily Trust Reporter Assaulted By FFK Bags ‘Resilient Journalist’ award”

Aggrieved Northern lawyers pull out from NBA over El-Rufai; form a new body

Some Northern lawyers who are against the decision of the leadership of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to disinvite Governor Nasir El-Rufai from its Annual General meeting, have pulled out of the group and formed a new body to be known as the New Nigerian Bar Association. The NBA on August 20, withdrew its invitation to GovernorContinue reading “Aggrieved Northern lawyers pull out from NBA over El-Rufai; form a new body”

“The more you try to practice feminism as a woman, the more harm you bring upon yourself” Woman warns

A woman took to Facebook to warn other women about feminism.  Tabugo Violet Amaka said “feminism has done more harm than good to our Nigerian women, most especially to our single ladies.” She warned that women who try to practice feminism  bring “harm” upon themselves. She added that culture needs to be respected and thatContinue reading ““The more you try to practice feminism as a woman, the more harm you bring upon yourself” Woman warns”

Joro Olumofin takes legal action against Tunde Ednut in the US as their beef intensifies

Relationship expert, Olumofin has taken legal action against instagram blogger, Tunde Ednut. Both men have been fighting each other online since last year after Tunde Ednut began claiming that Joro’s posts are fake and not from readers as he claims. Joro hit back by claiming Tunde Ednut was deported from the UK and is living isContinue reading “Joro Olumofin takes legal action against Tunde Ednut in the US as their beef intensifies”

Daily Trust reacts to viral video of FFK lashing out at its reporter

News publishing platform, Daily Trust, has released an official statement reacting to the viral video of former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, lashing out at one of its reporters, Eyo Charles. A video of FFK lashing out at Mr Charles during his tour in Calabar, Cross River state surfaced online on Tuesday, August 25. Read theContinue reading “Daily Trust reacts to viral video of FFK lashing out at its reporter”

Robber arrested after trying to rape a widow in front of her kids

A notorious laptop and phone robber identified Tope Oladiran has been arrested by the Lagos state police after preying on a woman at Ori-Okuta, Agric area of Ikorodu around 11pm on March 29, 2020. Police spokesperson for Zone 2 Command, Onikan, DSP Hauwa Idris Adamu said the suspect attempted to rape a lady in front of her kids after preparingContinue reading “Robber arrested after trying to rape a widow in front of her kids”

‘We are ready to resume’ – University lecturers tell FG

Nigerian University Lecturers have asked the Federal Government to reopen tertiary institutions in the country as they are ready to work following nationwide educational shutdown prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The lecturers under the aegis of Congress of University Academics (CONUA), a breakaway faction of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), released a pressContinue reading “‘We are ready to resume’ – University lecturers tell FG”

Trials are terribly slow – President Buhari says as he proposes one-year limit for criminal cases

resident Muhammadu Buhari who spoke at the 60th annual general conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA),proposed a 12-month time limit for criminal cases to be heard and decided upon. Recalling how long it took the tribunal to hear and pass verdict on the lawsuit he filed following his loss in the 2003, 2007 and 2011 presidential polls,Continue reading “Trials are terribly slow – President Buhari says as he proposes one-year limit for criminal cases”

“We want him to stay” – Barcelona respond to Lionel Messi’s transfer request

European football giants, FC Barcelona have revealed they are trying to convince star player Lionel Messi, to remain at the club. Messi, who has been at Barcelona since he was 12, turned in a transfer request to the club on Tuesday August 25, following dissatisfaction with the last two seasons, saying he wanted a newContinue reading ““We want him to stay” – Barcelona respond to Lionel Messi’s transfer request”

Lord’s Chosen Pastor pleads guilty to defiling and impregnating two underage sisters

A Pastor of the The Lord’s Chosen Charismatic Revival Church, Nduka Anyanwu has pleaded guilty to defiling and impregnating two underage sisters. This came after Police Prosecutor ASP Roman Unuigbe told the court that the defendant committed the offences sometime in June, in Oshodi area of Lagos. Unuigbe also disclosed that the randy Pastor impregnated the two sisters aged 17 and 13 (namesContinue reading “Lord’s Chosen Pastor pleads guilty to defiling and impregnating two underage sisters”

Ibadan serial killer reveals he killed another woman after he escaped from police station

Sunday Shodipe, the suspected serial killer in Ibadan has revealed that he killed another woman after he escaped from Mokola police station where he was held.  Speaking on Wednesday August 26, while being paraded by Oyo state commissioner of police Nwachukwu Enwonwu, Shodipe revealed that he fled the police station to carry out rituals in the interest ofContinue reading “Ibadan serial killer reveals he killed another woman after he escaped from police station”

Mum and son ‘caught having sex’ by son’s wife face 20 years in jail

A mother and her son were allegedly caught having sex by the man’s wife and the couple could now face 20 years in jail for incest. Tony L Lavoie, from Fitchburg, Massachusetts, was allegedly caught having sex with his mum Cheryl Lavoie, 64, in May earlier this year. Police were called to reports of aContinue reading “Mum and son ‘caught having sex’ by son’s wife face 20 years in jail”

Lionel Messi’s father ‘is already in England negotiating a two-year deal with Manchester City’ after the Argentine star told Barcelona he wants out

Lionel Messi’s father is reportedly in England discussing terms with Manchester City for the Argentine playmaker.  This comes a day after the six-time Ballon d’Or winner informed the club that he does not want to continue under new coach Ronald Koeman following Barcelona’s embarrassing 8-2 defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League and disappointingContinue reading “Lionel Messi’s father ‘is already in England negotiating a two-year deal with Manchester City’ after the Argentine star told Barcelona he wants out”

Luxury buses stopped from operating in Kano

Owners of luxury buses have been stopped from operating in Kano state following an ex parte motion granted by a chief magistrate court at Gidan Murtala area of Kano.  The ex parte motion was filed by Mutawakkil Muhammad, principal counsel of the state ministry of justice and secretary/legal adviser of Kano state road traffic agency (KAROTA) followingContinue reading “Luxury buses stopped from operating in Kano”