7 feared killed, multi-million naira property looted as ‘hoodlums’ unleash terror in Lagos

Post Views: 19 Raymond Tedunjaye   Lagos  At least, seven persons have reportedly been killed and properties worth millions of naira carted away as some bandits unleashed terror on a community in Lagos. Two other persons were said to have sustained vital injury from the gun shot of the hoodlums during the bloody clash which occurred last week in Badia, a  suburb of  Lagos in Apapa-Iganmu council area of the state. Dangerous weapons which include locally made pistol, long guns and matchetes were said to have been freely used during…

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Day retiree NUJ members were celebrated in Lagos

Post Views: 22   By Emeka Amaka Saturday the 8th of December saw the last day of the Nigeria union of journalist meeting for the year 2018, and also the retirement celebration of some members of the union. The celebration which was held at the NUJ Press Center Alausa Ikeja was attended by members of the press, and some of the retirees which includes Mrs. Kofoworola Omotayo Awobamise who is the Ps, Ministry of information and strategy, Mr. Abiodun Akinbusiyi the Deputy Director of Public Affairs, MIS Lagos, and Mrs.…

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Youths are the major victims of migration-Experts

Post Views: 18                       By Atukpa Grace Lagos The three days training on media and migration organized by the African media initiative through the national secretariat, which was held at the De Rembrandt hotel and suites,  Alausa, Ikeja came to an end with training / interaction with students and Nigerian artist on Thursday 6th of December, 2018. The facilitators of the training felt that the training won’t be successful if the youths are not included in the programmed. One of…

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Germany, France officials train African journalists on immigration to Europe

Post Views: 15 By Grace Atukpa Lagos The training which started on Tuesday 4th of December kicked off with Journalists and media personnels attending, the second day was mainly for Lecturers, professors and people from the educational sector. The Training which was an interactive one is aimed at informing and educating members of the press, and those who have an affiliation for journalism of the importance of covering migration. The guest speakers who are respectively from Germany and France talked about the fact that a lot of people don’t know about migration…

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Oshiomhole meant well for our democracy in Nigeria – Abdulhakeem Ibrahim

Post Views: 16 By Mathew Aramunde A top notcher of the All Progressive Congress (APC),  based in Calgary, Canada, Abdulhakeem Ibrahim, has berated some party members who seems not to be too comfortable with the direct primary system as enunciated by Comrade Adam Oshiomhole the APC Chairman. In a press release made available to our correspondent, he said he is piqued at the event that followed the APC primaries that saw a lot of angst directed at the person of Oshiomhole His words “These angst and the political schism are…

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Ailing source magazine journalist, Chibuike Osuji seeks urgent financial help

Post Views: 23      …Held hostage over unpaid bills Chibuike Osuji,a Crime journalist with the Source Magazine,who is at the verge of death and is being admitted at the Funto Private Hospital Ijesha, Lagos has appealed to Nigerians, philanthropists and NGOs for financial assistance to save his  life from complicated ailment. Osuji who has spent millions of naira through borrowing and support from friends and family members since he was admitted in the hospital cannot walk on his own but moving with clutches or aided by someone. What started as a…

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Xmas, new year runs: Police officers kill 5 robbery suspects in Calabar

Post Views: 22 By Ita Akpan Calabar Cross River state police command, in collaboration with other special join forces to free the state from criminal elements has gunned down five robbery suspects in Calabar, the state capital. They were gunned down while exchanging gun battle with the operatives shortly after rubbing a gas station near Atu Street in Calabar south on Sunday morning while other God’s fearing citizens in the city were busy preparing to attend church services. The Commissioner of Police, Cross River State, Mr Hafiz Inuwa who spoke…

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Gov Okowa tasks ACPGA to maintain peace in their domains

Post Views: 19  By Prosper Onome  Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has tasked President-Generals in Delta North to maintain peace in their various communities noting that they have the herculean task of ensuring that the people in their domain live in peace and tranquility so as to enable development to take place, Gov. Okowa stated this during the monthly meeting of the Anioma Communities President-General’s Association ACPGA, held in Kwale Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State. Represented by his Senior Political Adviser, Chief Festus Ochonogor said he…

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The dilemma of citizen Onileowo, political associate of ex-governor Mimiko

Post Views: 12   By Mathew Aramunde   A political associate of the former Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun  Mimiko, Chief  Emmanuel Onileowo  has berated the performances of security agencies who have failed to bring justice to  those whom he alleged destroyed his once thriving Oremeji Aluminum and Steel  industry In a one page affidavit No RNOO77183 deposed to at the High Court Registry sitting at Ondo, and made available to members of the press, the embattled Chief who lives on No. 21 Ojojo Street off Akinjagunla Street Ondo, informed…

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We need to bring those refineries back to work – Ibe Kachikwu

Post Views: 17 By Ita Akpan Calabar Minister of State Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu over the weekend in Calabar made a point that; both government and private sector in the country need to join hands by bringing the life of all the refineries in the country back to work. In his words, the Minister maintained that, “Both government and the private sectors need to join hands together by bringing back the life of our refineries back; we need to bring back those refineries back to life” The Minister…

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