Lagos State Govt Directs Schools to Resume January 18

Schools To Resume January 18

Lagos State Govt Directs Schools to Resume January 18       The Lagos State Government has directed all public and private schools in the state to resume for the second term 2020/21 academic session from Monday, January 18. This was contained in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo on Monday. She noted that this is in line with the Federal Government’s directive coupled with the second wave of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Adefisayo enjoined all schools to make efforts to comply with all the outlined…

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Akinwumi Adesina Shares Beautiful Photos With His Mom

Photos With His Mom

Akinwumi Adesina Shares Beautiful Photos With His Mom       President of the African Development Bank (ADB), Mr Akinwumi Adesina has shared beautiful photos of himself and his sweet mother.   Sharing the photos on Twitter, the ADB president wrote; ”It is such a joy to be with my sweet Mum. She is 90 years old. What a treasure. Happy New Year Mummy. I love you. Always your baby, Akins.”

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Rev. Mathew Hassan Kukah Named Man Of The Year

Kukah

Rev. Mathew Hassan Kukah Named Man Of The Year One of the most read news platform, The Street Journal, an online newspaper delivering knowledge-driven journalism in the pursuit of Nigeria’s progress has named Reverend Father Mathew Hassan Kukah, the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto as the Man of the Year 2020. In an era where clergymen, with the exception of a few, are not afraid to speak the truth boldly, either to the political, religious or social circles, this fiery preacher, one who doesn’t mince words and says it as…

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Akure Shoprite Staff Commits Suicide After Suspension From Work

Shoprite Staff Commits Suicide

Akure Shoprite Staff Commits Suicide After Suspension From Work       A staff of Shoprite in Akure, Ondo State identified as Jumoke Kehinde has reportedly committed suicide after being suspended from work. Kehinde was said to have been found dead on New Year’s eve at her apartment in the Kajola area along Oda-road, Akure. A staff of Shoprite who pleaded anonymity said late Kehinde reported late for work and was suspended. According to the staff, “It is normal that anyone who comes late should wait outside before they are…

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Court Remand Sowore, Four Others in Kuje Prison

Court Remand Sowore

Court Remand Sowore, Four Others in Kuje Prison       Activist and SaharaReporters’ publisher, Omoyele Sowore, has been remanded at the Kuje Correctional Centre on the order of an Abuja Magistrate court. The court said that the bail application filed by Sowore and four others will be heard tomorrow, January 5. Sowore was arrested by the police for leading a protest against bad governance on New Year Eve in Abuja. He was arraigned in court on Monday alongside four others by the Federal Government. They were arraigned on three…

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UNILAG Ex-VC Ibidapo-Obe Dies at 71

Ibidapo-Obe

Former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Prof Oyewusi Ibidapo-Obe, is dead. He reportedly died from COVID-19 complications. He died on Sunday afternoon at the age of 71. The management of UNILAG has confirmed his death. Olayinka Balogun, Registrar and Secretary to the Governing Council, prayed for the repose of the deceased’s soul. “With heavy heart, and submission to the will of God, I write to inform Council members of the transition to glory of Professor Oye Ibidapo-Obe, the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, First Technical University, Ibadan which…

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Mouka Celebrates First Babies of the Year in Lagos, Ogun, Oyo, With Freebies

First Babies of the Year

Mouka Celebrates First Babies of the Year in Lagos, Ogun, Oyo, With Freebies         Mouka, Nigeria’s foremost manufacturer of mattresses and other bedding products celebrates families with babies born on New Year’s Day, in Lagos, Ogun, and Oyo States in furtherance of its commitment to adding value to life. Mouka presented gifts to mothers of the first babies at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital (OOUTH), Shagamu, in Ogun State, and the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Oyo State. The gifts…

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