According to reports, the Government of Kwara State said on Thursday that it had closed 132 illegal private schools operating in the state.
Hajia Zainab Bello, the Director of Quality Assurance in the Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, said apart from being illegal, the schools were operating within unhygienic environments.
Bello, who spoke on behalf of Alhaji Musa Yeketi, State Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development while closing 19 other private schools, said the government had begun verification of […]
According to reports, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has condemned the action of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Facebook satellite, Mr Mark Zucherberg, in shutting down the Radio Biafra Facebook London group account from Facebook.
The Radio Biafra London Facebook group was before its shutdown the most vibrant discussion forum on Facebook with nearly one million members.
In a statement yesterday, the Director of Media and Publicity of IPOB, Mr. Emma Powerful, wondered why Zucherberg, a Jew, whose family benefited […]
According to reports, the Kwara state government yesterday said it had closed down 88 ‘’mushroom’’ private nursery, primary and secondary schools in the state.
The state’s commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Engr Musa Yeketi, disclosed this while delivering his address at the 2016 Day of the National Association of Proprietors of Private School (NAPPS) in Ilorin, the state capital.
Yeketi asked proprietors of schools still operating illegally to regularise their operation and those with substandard facilities to upgrade them or […]
An air of panic and confusion reigned amongst passengers at the domestic wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal popularly called (MMA2), following the news of the suspension of scheduled flight operations by Aero Contractor Airlines effective Thursday September 1, 2016. Sadly, the airline rather than wait till the September 1 (Thursday) to halt it’s operation, had decided to cancel some of its scheduled flights out of the Lagos airport on Wednesday (the day of the announcement) thus forcing most […]
Nigeria’s second largest commercial carrier, Aero Contractors Airlines has announced that it is shutting down services beginning from Thursday (tomorrow) September 1, 2016, over Nigeria’s current economic situation.
The airline management said this in a statement signed on Wednesday.
Aero stated that the suspension was part of the strategic business realignment to reposition the airline and return it to profitability.
It stated that this “business decision”, which is a result of the current economic situation in the country, had forced some other airlines […]
The Lagos State Government on Sunday shut down and dislodged the cow skin (popularly known as ponmo) processing section of the Oko-Oba abattoir and Lairage Complex in Agege.
This is contained in a statement signed by Mr Tunbosun Ogunbanwo, Asst. Director, Public Affairs, Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
According to the statement, Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr Toyin Suarau, led a team from the ministry in the company of men from […]
No fewer than 26 unlicensed private hospitals have been shut down in Ogun State, following their alleged refusal to register or re-validate their facilities in accordance with the Private Hospitals and other Health Establishments Registration Edict of 1988.
The permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Dr. Nafiu Aigoro, who led the Monitoring Team of the Department of Hospital Services, ordered the closure of an additional six hospitals in Odeda and Abeokuta South, saying that the measures were taken in the interest of […]
photos making the rounds on social media have shown a woman with a really curvy shape as she takes Instagram by storm.
These photos have taken Instagram by storm after they emerged on social media.
The young lady in the photos has been identified as Onika Shelly-ann Denis from Trinidad.
The photos which have since gone viral, have got fans, mainly guys, drooling over her page on
The Kaduna Refining and Petrochemicals Company (KRPC) has been shut down in the aftermath of the strike embarked upon by the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association (PENGASSAN).
The Union had last week downed tools over the non-implementation of the 2015 Collective Bargaining Agreement it reached with the government as well as issues relating to the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB).
The oil industry workers had added in the list of their complaints the perceived inhuman condition under which they operate, especially […]