Minister Of Education, Adamu Blames Previous Govts For ASUU Strike

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 1,863 total views The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has blamed a previous administration for the continuous strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Although Adamu was not specific on which administration he was referring to, he said that that government shouldn’t have entered into an agreement with ASUU to pay them N1.3trilion when it knew it couldn’t pay it. He said this while answering a question asked him by a Corp Member on the persistent ASUU strike, during a Town Hall meeting on security issues tagged ‘Engaging the…

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Candyfactory Production And Media, Celebrates MD/CEO Kamsy Chemicals, Mr. Ofurum With Nigeria Stewardship Excellence Award

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 17 total views,  17 views today Peterclaver Egbochue Rewarding efforts by some individuals to better the society is one way of encouraging such individuals who through their efforts in private or public space are promoting and contributing to the growth and improvement of the society to do even more. It was not therefore surprising when Princess Lilian Chinyere Odumosu, a seasoned broadcaster, CEO Candyfactory Production and Media, convener Nigeria Stewardship Excellence Award decided to celebrate the MD/CEO of Kamsy Chemicals, Mr. Francis Ofurum for all his efforts at improving Ohaji/Egbema Community in…

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Dowen College: Late Senator Kashamu’s Family Speaks On Late Sylvester Oromoni’s Relationship With Son, Backs Probe

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 34 total views,  34 views today The family of the late Senator Buruji Kashamu has regretted the death of a 12-year-old pupil of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos, Sylvester Oromoni. Jnr. While confirming that one of their sons, Michael Adewale Kashamu, was named among the suspected bullies of the deceased, the family called for calm and supported the ongoing investigation into the matter. The family made this known in a statement issued by one Mutairu Kashamu, according to Sahara Reporters on Sunday. According to the family, Michael Kashamu had no involvement in the…

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Mental Health: Disruptions And Solutions

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 28 total views,  28 views today By Ugonna Orji Many people all over the world are grappling with mental health issues. The World Health Organisation estimates that 450 million people worldwide have a mental disorder and that 25% of the population will suffer from mental illness at some point in their lives. According to the Organisation, “Mental Health is a state of well-being in which the individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively, and is able to make a contribution to…

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Fintraks Software Brings Budget Solution To Ministries, Departments, Agencies

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 104 total views,  104 views today By Anthony Nwosu Basic budgeting process and expenditure management has always been a  challenge for many Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) in Africa, Nigeria inclusive. At this time of the year when the budget is being planned for the new fiscal year, the challenge of eliminating human errors such as implementation, wastages and timeliness in delivery becomes imminent. These few attributes are the things that  various MDAs have as a challenge. Seeing these loopholes in the budgeting processes  Fintrak Limited, an indigenous software development and Financial…

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Nnamdi Kanu Still Standing Trial, Idea Of Pardon Premature – Malami

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 425 total views,  19 views today The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), on Wednesday, said it is premature to pardon Nnamdi Kanu, the embattled leader of the proscribed secessionist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra, adding that the IPOB leader is still standing trial for terrorism-related charges. Malami spoke during a Channels Television’s current affairs programme, ‘Politics Today’ monitored by The PUNCH. The AGF’s comment comes as Kanu is scheduled to appear before Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday.…

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Ethnos IT Security Solutions Limited Marks Ten Years Of Offering Cybersecurity Solutions In Nigeria

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 1,823 total views,  105 views today Anthony Nwosu Ethnos IT Security Solutions Limited, an indigenous company with focus on cybersecurity marks their ten years in the Nigerian IT ecosystem, offering robust cybersecurity solutions and advisory services to their clients across the nation. The company used that opportunity to unveil their new logo that would reflect their new business vision and how they have come to serve their numerous customers better. Speaking to the media, Peter Ejiofor, the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ethnos IT Security Solutions Limited looked back at the…

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Former ‘Miss Pepeiye,’ Bolatito Sowunmi Promotes African Craft, Unveils Artfrika Fest In Lagos

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 71 total views,  1 views today Peterclaver Egbochue Arts lovers and other dignitaries converged in Lagos recently for the formal unveiling of ArtFrika Fest, a creative platform aimed at promoting and preserving African Crafts in Nigeria initiated by Ms. Bolatito Sowunmi, Creative Director /Designer at Sapphire Blue Creative Minds. The former Ms ‘Pepeiye’ of Papa Ajasco and Company produced by Wale Adenuga Production undoubtedly, is not new in the creative industry. In her opening remark at the event, Sowunmi disclosed that ArtFrika Fest seeks to create an avenue to showcase creative talents…

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I See My Art Work Representing Nigeria In High Standards Few Years From Now-Ekene, Visual artist

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 146 total views,  1 views today Peterclaver Egbochue Professional visual artist, Ekene Ngige, has said that his art work would represent Nigeria at international art shows, galleries and art fairs in the nearest future.  The graduate of Yaba College of Technology well known for painting with coffee disclosed that a minor accident in a meeting which resulted in his cup of coffee spilling over his paper turned out to inspire him to create a very unique painting which is now accepted and admired by international art lovers. Speaking to The Claver Magazine…

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Israeli Investors Visit Imo State, Ready To Invest In Projects

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 4,994 total views,  105 views today  By Tony Udemba A delegation of Israeli investors recently visited Imo State and held discussions with the Executive Governor of the state, Senator Hope Uzodinma, on how to explore investments and commercial opportunities in the state. Speaking during his discussions with the Israeli consortium of investors at the government house Owerri, Governor Uzodinma, restated the readiness of his  government to partner with them to boost commercial activities, industrialization, employment opportunities for youths and the  economic development of the state. He noted that Imo State is endowed…

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NGO Partners United Nations To Promote Non-Violent Communication In Schools

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 4,713 total views,  90 views today Peterclaver Egbochue See-Joy Foundation International, a Non-Governmental Organisation in conjunction with the United Nations Information Centre, Lagos is leading a campaign to promote Non-Violent communication in schools and among young people in order to raise peace ambassadors in the future. in her welcome address at the One Day sensitization symposium  on non-violent communication in schools which took place at the Isolo Local Government Area on Saturday, convener of the programme, Mrs. Esther Kalu noted that the initiative was borne out of the need to promote peace,…

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My Father In-Law, Pa Michael Ibhaze For Burial

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 1,483 total views,  26 views today Peterclaver Egbochue All appears set for the burial ceremony of my father in-law, Pa Michael Omokhua Ibhaze in Ujemen, Ekpoma in Esan West Local Government Area of Edo state. Papa bowed to the cold hand of death on May, 2021 at the age of 85 after a brief illness. Until his death, Pa Ibhaze was a community leader of repute known within and around the university community for his courage, boldness and honesty which earned him the accolade of “Otemuata”(An honest man). He was a disciplinarian…

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Police Arrest Prophet For Raping 8-Month Pregnant Woman In Nigeria

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 1,481 total views,  17 views today Operatives of the Ondo State Police command in Nigeria have arrested a prophet identified as Festus James for allegedly raping an eight-month-old pregnant woman at Agbabu village via Ore, in Odigbo council area of Ondo state. Parading the suspect before newsmen, the spokesperson of the state police command, Funmi Odunlami, said the prophet who came from Ibadan on a three-day revival, allegedly raped the 22-year-old woman under the guise of performing deliverance on her. “On the 13th November, 2021, one Festus James ‘m’ from Ibadan in…

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Railway Workers Suspend Three-Day Warning Strike

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 7,926 total views,  11 views today Railway workers have suspended their three-day warning strike which was earlier declared to demand improved welfare. The workers announced the suspension on Friday, a day after they had commenced the strike and shut down passenger and cargo train services of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC). In Abuja the nation’s capital, prior to calling off the strike, workers in Idu had locked the station and displayed various placards in protest. Aggrieved workers were also seen at the Mobolaji Johnson Train Station in Ebute-Metta in Lagos, with placards,…

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Buhari Hosts Igbo Leaders, Promises To Consider Nnamdi Kanu’s Release

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 1,876 total views,  19 views today President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to consider the request for the release of Nnamdi Kanu after meeting with a group of leaders from the South East under the aegis of Highly Respected Igbo Greats. He made the pledge on Friday when he received the delegation led by a First Republic parliamentarian and former Minister of Aviation, Mbazulike Amaechi, at the State House in Abuja. “You’ve made an extremely difficult demand on me as leader of this country,” the President was quoted as saying in a statement…

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Newspaper Publisher Dedicates Historical Book To Gov Makinde’s Mother

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 2,146 total views,  11 views today ….To be presented to Makinde In a bid to honour women who gave birth to famous and glorious sons in the south west of Nigeria, veteran journalist and the publisher of popular local newspaper, YORUBA TOOTO newspaper, Mr Kunle Babarinde has dedicated a 355 pages historical book written in Yoruba language to the mother of Oyo state Governor, Engr. Oluseyi Makinde, i.e. Late Abigail Makinde who died on the 15th of October, 2020. The book which comprised the history of prominent towns in Yoruba land like…

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CMC Gladiators Celebrate Executive Chairman Of Shomolu LGA, Hon. Abdul Hamed Salawu, With Excellence Award

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 730 total views Peterclaver Egbochue The CMC Gladiators has presented an Excellence Award to the Executive chairman of Shomolu Local Government Area of Lagos state, Hon. Abdul Hamed Salawu in recognition of his sterling performance within the council area. Making the presentation at the council secretariat on Wednesday, the Chief Convener, CMC Africa Leadership Award of Excellence, Ambassador Cornel Udofia said its decision to celebrate the chairman was reached after a thorough independent investigation of his performance was conducted within the council area over a period of time. He highlighted some…

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Police In Cross River Launch Manhunt For Kidnappers Of RCCG Pastor

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 460 total views Police in Cross River said on Sunday that they have launched a manhunt for kidnappers of a pastor of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Sunday Adediran. Adediran was kidnapped on Nov. 13 at Ikot Eneobong area in Calabar. The kidnappers gained entry into his apartment through the roof of the building and whisked the pastor away. Police spokesperson in the state, DSP Irene Ugbo, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Calabar that the police were working with other security agencies to secure the release of the…

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Borno Attack: Buhari Mourns Slain General, Three Other Soldiers

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 2,708 total views,  19 views today President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the senior officer and three other soldiers that were killed in a fierce encounter with ISWAP terrorists in Borno. The Nigerian Army had on Saturday announced the death of Brigadier General Dzarma Zirkusu, the Commander of the 28 Task Force Brigade and three soldiers in a fierce encounter with the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in Askira Uba Local Government Area of the state. Barely 24 hours after the incident, President Buhari hailed the gallantry of the victims, saying…

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Comrade Okoroji Celebrates 71st Birthday, Unveils CD Of Giant Strides Of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu In Lagos

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 562 total views Peterclaver Egbochue Family members and friends of Comrade Linus Ezeala Okoroji gathered at Bola Ahmed Tinubu hall on Layeni Area Office, Ojo road, Ajegunle on Thursday, the 11th of November to celebrate his 71st birthday. Dressed in a gold-colour royal regalia with a red cap to match, the obviously elated Comrade Okoroji expressed profound gratitude to God for His grace, love and faithfulness over his life despite the challenges associated with life and thanked his family and friends for making out time to celebrate with him. Comrade Okoroji…

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