The Senate on Thursday passed a bill seeking the Yabatech conversion to the University of Technology. The bill, which was sponsored by Senator Gbenga Ashafa, was read the first time on November 16, 2016. In his lead debate, Ashafa argued that...
The atmosphere in Awka was indeed colorful as king and queen of South East Nigeria pageant staged its 3rd edition over the weekend at the famous Crescent Spring Hotel. The cultural pageant event which has been held in Enugu and...
Prof. Benjamin Ozumba, Vice-Chancellor, University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), on Friday said that the 100 KVA Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) gas plant recently installed in the university would meet the institution’s energy need. Ozumba said this in Nsukka during a...
The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the immediate release of a commercial bus driver, Jones Ofori, who was detained for alleged robbery without trial since 2013. The court also ordered the police to pay him damages in...
As part of measures to check rising insecurity in the face of insufficient manpower in Nigeria’s police force, the Force has concluded plans to engage thousands of Special Constables to work with conventional policemen in communities. The recruitment of the...
Drama in Imo State Polytechnic today A lot of drama has been going on in Imo State Polytechnic. The management of Imo state polytechnic is not satisfied with the recent development in Imo State Polytechnic Umuagwo. Students are in Dilemma, as...
Anti-Boko Haram militia Nearly 900 children held by a pro-government militia force fighting Boko Haram insurgents in northeastern Nigeria were freed on Friday, the UN said. The 894 children, including 106 girls, had been in the ranks of the government-backed Civilian...
Operatives of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), reportedly stormed Flora and Faith Villas in Okwu-Uratta Students' Alliance (OSA), Okwu-Uratta Community of Imo State University (IMSU), Owerri and arrested about 10 suspects. It was gathered that the raid by the...
The Archbishop of Enugu Ecclesiastical Province, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Rev Emmanuel Chukwuma, on Tuesday called on Nigerians to prepare for a revolution. Rev Emmanuel Chukwuma,  who has constantly criticized President Muhammadu Buhari’s management style, spoke in an interview...
N30,000 minimum wage There are strong indications that the state chapters of the Nigeria Labour Congress will as from May 1 begin talks with their state governments on the implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage recently approved by President Muhammadu...