• Coalition advocates 12-year compulsory free education policy in Nigeria

    Coalition advocates 12-year compulsory free education policy in Nigeria

    According to reports, the Civil Society Action Coalition on Education For All has called for the implementation of a 12-year compulsory free education policy in Nigeria.

    Chioma Osuji, Policy Advisor, made the call in an interview with newsmen in Abuja on Wednesday.

    Osuji said that the policy would promote quality education and sustainable development and help actualise the Sustainable Development Goals.

    Osuji said that the 12-year policy was necessary as it would cover both basic and senior secondary education.

    She said this should replace […]

  • Banker gets 12-year jail term, forfeits N43m for money laundering

    Banker gets 12-year jail term, forfeits N43m for money laundering

    According to reports, the Federal High Court in Ibadan has sentenced a former employee of Wema Bank, Ademola Oni, to 12-year imprisonment for conspiracy and money laundering.

    The court, which was presided over by Justice Joyce Abudmalik on Thursday, also ordered that the convict forfeit all his properties and cash in various banks as proceeds of crime.

    The properties to be forfeited by the convict are an empty plot of land fenced with black gate located along the road beside Secam Church, […]