• NYSC is symbol of Nigeria’s unity -Prof. Ajayi

    NYSC is symbol of Nigeria’s unity -Prof. Ajayi

    Prof. Olurotimi Ajayi, the Vice-Chancellor, Crawford University, Igbesa, Ogun, has advised that the compulsory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme should not be scrapped.

    Ajayi said in Lagos on Wednesday that the NYSC scheme was a national heritage and a symbol of Nigeria’s unity.

    He spoke against the backdrop of the clamour by some people that the scheme should be scrapped.

    The scheme was established in 1973 by then Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon (rtd), in a bid to reconstruct, reconcile and […]

  • Nigeria’s unity negotiable – MASSOB

    Nigeria’s unity negotiable – MASSOB

    The Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) said the unity of Nigeria was negotiable.

    National leader of MAS­SOB, Chief Solomon Ordu Chukwu, argued that the series of agitations across the country, were enough reason to split the country.

    Chukwu who spoke through the Movement’s National Director of Infor­mation, Sunday Okereafor, wondered if the country would fight another war be­fore secession.

    “In the country now, we have Boko Haram insur­gents in the North East, who do not want Western education, […]