NECO Releases 2020 Examinations Timetable

The National Examinations Council (NECO) released the timetable for the Examination of Senior School Certificates 2020. NECO Registrar / Chief Executive Officer, Professor Godswill Obioma Says the exams will begin on 5 October and finish on 18 November 2020. During a press conference at the Council’s Headquarters in Minna, the Niger State capital, Obioma notedContinue reading “NECO Releases 2020 Examinations Timetable”

Makinde Sacks Works Commissioner, Swaps Two Others

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has relieved the Commissioner for Works, Infrastructure and Transport, Professor Raphael Afonja of his appointment. The governor, in a letter dated August 10, 2020 and signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun, said the termination takes immediate effect. A statement by the Chief PressContinue reading “Makinde Sacks Works Commissioner, Swaps Two Others”

Collabo Made In Heaven

The world of Dj Sunnyyankee and Cybersound revolves round two studio one based in Sydney, Australia and the other Lagos Nigeria, they have decided to create a collaboration album between upcoming artistes in Nigeria and Sydney, Australia. The album titled “Dreams Matters” is a blend of various styles to bring out the creative spectrum andContinue reading “Collabo Made In Heaven”

“INEC Should Build on Maurice Iwu’s Standards of Conducting Elections” …Olufemi Aduwo

Comrade Olufemi Aduwo, President/CEO, at Rights Monitoring Group, and Centre For Convention On Democratic Integrity, Nigeria and United States, speaks to FOLORUNSHO HAMSAT, on the state of Nigeria’s election, the INEC and past efforts at getting it right. Excerpts…  How would you describe the political parties structure in this dispensation and leadership style of INEC since theContinue reading ““INEC Should Build on Maurice Iwu’s Standards of Conducting Elections” …Olufemi Aduwo”

Chris Okotie says Church Won’t Resume Service

Rev Chris Okotie says his Household of God Church will not resume service on Sunday, August 9 because of the requirement that churchgoers must wear facemask or shield. The 62-year-old televangelist said this in a special broadcast sent to church members via WhatsApp. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos on Saturday, August 1 announced that worshipContinue reading “Chris Okotie says Church Won’t Resume Service”

We Must Review Chinese, Other Loan agreements, Reps Insist

The House of Representatives on Sunday  said  it would review all  loan agreements and conditions signed by the Federal Government. The Vice-Chairman of the House Committee on Aid, Loans and Debt Management, Mr Chris Azubogu,  stated this in an interview with one of our correspondents in Abuja, just as the Lagos Chamber of Commerce andContinue reading “We Must Review Chinese, Other Loan agreements, Reps Insist”

The Nigerian Who May Be Shoprite’s New Owner

Property developer Tayo Amusan is believed to be in the frontlines to buy the majority share of Africa’s largest food retailer Shoprite in its Nigerian subsidiary. Mr Amusan owns Persianas Nigeria Limited, a property development company, with some of his property housing Shoprite stores. The Nigerian is believed to be among three entities vying forContinue reading “The Nigerian Who May Be Shoprite’s New Owner”

Facebook Seals Partnerships With Music Giants For Video Rights

Facebook has completed a series of deals for the right to show music videos, according to people familiar with the matter, vaulting the social network into a medium dominated by YouTube. Partnerships with the three largest music companies Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment and Warner Music Group are expected to be announced soon, saidContinue reading “Facebook Seals Partnerships With Music Giants For Video Rights”

Fire Guts Market In Ladipo, Mushin, Lagos. (Video)

Fire, on Saturday, gutted a foam market in the Mushin Local Government Area of Lagos State. Confirming the incident, the spokesperson for the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Nosa Okunbor, said the incident happened around 1pm at 16, Ladipo Street in Mushin. Watch now…. https://youtu.be/C16PgSFceqA He noted that first responders including LASEMA operatives have beenContinue reading “Fire Guts Market In Ladipo, Mushin, Lagos. (Video)”