Author: Michael George

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A Non-governmental Organisation, Human and Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA, has gotten the nod of the Federal High Court to proceed in a Freedom of Information Act case againt the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. HEDA, also known as HEDA Resource Center is a leading anti corruption NGO with a mandate to protect and promote universally […]

The Lagos Legislators Forum, which is the official body of all former lawmakers of the State House of Assembly has expressed concern over the crisis rocking the legislative house. According to a statement by the Spokesman of the Forum, Hon. Ahmed Ipoola Omisore, the body at its monthly meeting,viewed with concern the development and urged […]

Destruction of great magnitude, including damage of hundreds of houses and loss of many lives has occurred following a major explosion around the NNPC gas pipeline in Abule Ado area of Lagos. Among the buildings affected are storey houses, shopping plazas and two schools, one of them a boarding secondary school belonging to the Catholic […]

In the wake of its first COVID-19 recorded infection on Friday, Rwanda has suspended religious congregation, academic activities in schools , funerals and weddings and large gatherings among others for an initial period of two weeks effective. Schools are also to be closed from tomorrow Monday March 16 as well, to ensure that there are […]

Scientists are hopeful that they are on the verge of developing a vaccine for the covid-19 strain of coronavirus. Researchers at Imperial College London say they have already successfully tested the treatment on mice and may be able to start human trials by June. The research team, led by Mucosal Infection and Immunity head Dr […]

A fresh edition of Newsmakers, a Radio One Personality Interview, takes the air tomorrow Wednesday at exactly five minutes past one o’ clock in the afternoon. Featuring as guest is the Diocesan Bishop of the Anglican Communion, Mainland Diocese, Right Reverend Akinpelu Johnson. Right Reverend Johnson will be talking about his background, ministry, as well […]

The death has been announced of Princes Juliana Awo Ejike- Agbaji. She died on the fifteenth of January this year at a hospital in Okpo, Kogi State. Princes Ejike-Agbaji is the mother of fomer Vice Chairman Olamaboro Local Governmen Area of Kogi State and a leader of the APC in the Local Governmen, Mr. Audu […]

Dearth of manpower in the mortgage brokerage business will soon be over with the establishment of a training center. The training centre known as MBAN Professional Mortgage Center will provide individuals in the mortgage Sector with the necessary skills that would assist efforts of government and the private sector to bridge housing deficits in the […]

The Organisation for Women in Science for the Developing World, OWSD, wants the Federal Government to address the inequality and gender bias that had been hindering women from venturing into science related disciplines. The President of the Lagos Chapter of the organisation, Professor Joy Okpuzor made the demand at a News conference in Lagos. She […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, commended the renewed vigour by ECOWAS member countries to mobilise their own resources to combat terrorism. Malam Garba Shehu, a presidential spokesman in a statement in Abuja on Sunday, said the President spoke at the High Level meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council […]

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