Protest – Lagos School of Nursing neglected

The Lagos State School of Nursing take their protest to the State House of Assembly yesterday to complain about the suffering they are facing in the school and the nonchalant attitude of the school management toward their learning. The students who protested in their numbers said, despite the huge amount of money amounted to #220,000 Read more

Respect Baales or face my wrath – Olubadan warns Igbo monarchs

Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji, yesterday seized the beads of the Baale of Ido, Chief Tajudeen Akinola Agura, for parading himself as the Onido. This was after the Olubadan-in-Council questioned his alleged claim to be the Onido despite suspension. The Nation reports that aside the suspension, several petitions hang around Agura’s neck, particularly on Read more

Iwobi picks Eagles over Arsenal

Nigeria’s newest kid on the block, Alex Iwobi will likely miss Arsenal’s start to the 2016/17 season after indicating interest to play for Nigeria at the 2016 Rio Olympics this August.     Iwobi, who made his international debut in the 1-1 draw with Egypt in a 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Kaduna Read more

Mbokani quits DR Congo

Norwich City striker Dieumerci Mbokani said he will no longer play for Democratic Republic of Congo, complaining of unfair treatment by soccer authorities there after he missed two African Nations Cup games following the Brussels airport bombing.Mbokani was at Zaventem Airport when suicide bombers destroyed its departure hall on March 22, and he did not Read more

Iwobi, Enyeama star in Europe

Nigerians Alex Iwobi and Vincent Enyeama had cause for satisfaction with their club performances in Europe at the weekend. Rising star Iwobi scored the second goal as Arsenal routed Watford 4-0 while a string of fine saves by veteran Enyeama helped Lille triumph 3-0 at Nantes The Nigerian teenager was on target with the second Read more

A Nigerian student gone missing after withdrawing money from ATM

Iseoluwa Omomowo, a final year student of the Technical College, Ikorodu, Lagos State, has disappeared while running an errand for his stepbrother’s wife in the Ebute-Meta area of Lagos State. Omomowo, a 28-year-old Ilaje, Ondo State indigene, had gone to withdraw N8,000 from a First Bank of Nigeria Automated Teller Machine on Saturday, but he did Read more

Buhari Gets Budget Details Today

The National Assembly has finally completed work on details of the 2016 budget and is expected to present it to President Muhammadu Buhari today. The budget details were presented to the Clerk to the National Assembly, Salisu Maikasuwa by the chairmen of the Senate and House of Representatives committees on appropriation at about 5pm yesterday. Read more

Ondo State Orange FM operate illegally

An Akure lawyer, Charles Titiloye, has described the bill for the establishment of Orange FM sent by Governor Olusegun Mimiko to the House of Assembly as an “abuse of office and subversion of the constitution”. The report we gather from TheNation says Titiloye Orange FM is one of the government’s private ventures run with public Read more

INEC announce Governorship election time table for Ondo State

Notice of election – 26th August 2016 Commencement of Campaign 28, August 2016 Collection of forms by Political Parties at INEC Headquaters. 22 August to 26 August 2016 Conduct of Party Primaries including resolution of disputes arising from the primaries.18 August to 19 september 2016 Last day for submission of forms CF001 and CF002 at Read more