Shaykh Ibrahim Niass:…10 facts you don’t know about the late sage WATCH VIDEO

Even many years after his demise, Shaykh Ibrahim Niass remain a very strong factor in the world especially, Africa. Read reasons: 1.      Shaykh Ibrahim Niass was born on 8th November 1900 in Taiba, about Twenty-Five miles South of Kaulakhy, Senegal the border of Gambia 2.      He was named after his maternal […]

Oweseni out, Imohimi in as Lagos police boss

Fatai Owoseni, removed as Lagos State Police Commissioner By Moses Omorogieva Mr Edgal Imohimi on Friday assumed duty as the new Commissioner of Police (CP) in Lagos State, spokesman for the Command, ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole, has said. Imohimi, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, assumed office following his confirmation as the new police commissioner in Lagos […]


By Arowona Abdulazeez The newly appointed Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Professor Sulyman Age Abdulkareem, was on Monday 28th August 2017 announced shortly after close of the 155th  Council meeting of the University. The announcement was made by the Chairman Governing Council of the University, Dr. Abdullahi Jubril Oyekan, at the Council Chamber […]

Amancio Ortega defeats Bill Gates to become world richest man

Billionaire Zara’s founder, Amancio Ortega on Wednesday beat out Bill Gates to become the richest person on Earth, Forbes reported. He currently has a $200m edge over Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, due to a particularly good week for the stock of Inditex, Zara’s parent company. According to Forbes, Ortega has crowded the world’s richest person three […]

NANS urges Edo Govt. to immortalise its ex-President, Oisakede

Chinonso Obasi, NANS President The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has urged the Edo  Government to immortalise its former President, Moses Oisakede who died 18 years ago. NANS’ President, Mr Chinonso Obasi, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, said that Oisakede was an iconic leader who left indelible legacies. Obasi said that Oisakede […]

Farmers/herdsmen crisis: Need for stakeholders’ collaboration

Herdsmen By Angela Atabo The Search for Common Ground, a Civil Society Organisation, said Nigeria required a strong synergy between researchers and practitioners to curb the incessant clashes between farmers and herdsmen. The group’s Country Director, Mr Rajendra Mulmi, said this at the Conflict Prevention and Resolution Forum for Researchers and Practitioners on Farmer-Herder issues […]

Delta Assembly dissolves electoral commission

Ifeanyi Okowa, Delta State Governor: The Board of Delta State Independent Electoral Commission (DSIEC) has been dissolved by the State House of Assembly. The dissolution of the board followed a motion by the Majority Leader of the Assembly, Mr Tim Owhefere during the plenary on Thursday in Asaba. Moving the motion, Owhefere noted that the […]

Hate speech : NBC warns broadcast stations

Hate Speeches : NBC warns broadcast stations By Emmanuel Acha Ahead of the forthcoming elections, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says it will impose heavy sanctions on broadcast stations which promote hate speeches. The Director General of the commission, Mr Is’haq Kawu, said this on Thursday in Enugu at the inauguration of Family Love FM […]

Hungry North Korean soldiers ‘ordered to steal corn’

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un guides live fire drills As North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un boasts of his military prowess and flaunts his high tech weapons to the world, his malnourished soldiers are said to be stealing corn from fields to stave off hunger pangs. Officers are ordering their troops to supplement their meagre […]