Sex offence campaigners score victory as Lagos man is sentenced to 15 years for defiling eight year old

SEX offence campaigners have secured a major victory over the last week when a 39 year old man was sentenced to 15 years in prison by an Ikeja high court in Lagos State for defiling an eight-year-old pupil.

 

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Nigerian UK-based IT firm trains 70 youths equipping them with modern computer skills

BRITISH-based Internet Technology firm The Tech Ladder  has successfully trained and certified no less than 70 Nigerian students under a free online computer engineering programme aimed at empowering youths.

 

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As we celebrate out 59th anniversary we need to start thinking about more living space as 2050 approaches

By Ayo Akinfe

Nigerian troops boarding a train in Kaduna in 1914 ahead of their deployment to Douala to seize Western Cameroon from Germany. During that war, Britain and France seized all of Germany's African colonies including Cameroon, Togo and Namibia.

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Nigeria becomes 59 today: A 30-step guide detailing how Nigeria came about

[1] On August 6 1861, the port of Lagos was seized by the British

 

[2] On 5 March 1862, the Crown Colony of Lagos was declared, governed directly from London

 

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10 things I would like to hear in President Buhari’s 2019 Independence Day broadcast today

By Ayo Akinfe

Fellow Nigerians , I, Muhammadu Buhari, the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, make these solemn pledges to you today on Tuesday October 1 2019 on the occasion of our nation’s 59th Independence Day celebrations

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Coza founder Pastor Fatoyinbo faces fresh accusation of raping married pregnant woman

COMMONWEALTH of Zion Assembly (Coza) founder Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo has come under a fresh attack after a pregnant woman accused him of raping her while he was a minister in Ilorin several years ago.

 

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Ohanaeze Ndigbo youth insist on Igbo presidency come 2023 and wants Enugu airport fixed immediately

PAN-cultural group Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide has charged prominent Igbo leaders to unite and ensure the southeast geo-political zone gets presidency in 2023 when President Muhammadu Buhari's tenure ends.

 

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Nigeria among top 20 countries where doing business has improved according to World Bank report

NIGERIA is among the top 20 countries that enjoyed a significant improvement in doing business according to a recent report by the World Bank Doing Business team which conducted a recent survey of 190 countries.

 

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Macban backs Governor Yahaya Bello in forthcoming Kogi gubernatorial elections

FULANI herdsmen's body the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (Macban) has adopted Governor Yahaya Bello as its candidate in forthcoming Kogi State gubernatorial elections taking place on November 16.

 

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Sowore detained until Friday when his bail application on seven new charges will be heard

FORMER presidential candidate and Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore has been sent back into detention pending the hearing of a fresh bail application on Friday despite an earlier court order instructing the Department of State Security (DSS) to release him.

 

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