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Boko Haram Ambush: ASUU Demands Rescue Of Lecturers, Threatens Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened an indefinite nationwide strike if its members that were abducted by Boko Haram terrorists are not rescued. This comes six days after some members of the University of  Maiduguri chapter of the union were abducted in an ambush by the terrorists in Borno. The UNIMAID lecturers were part of the Nigerian ...

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All You Need To Know About The Man, Barr. Emmanuel Imuagbagbon Usoh, Edo State Commissioner For Wealth Creation, Cooperatives and Employment

Before his recent appointed as commissioner, Barr. Emmanuel Imuagbagbon Usoh was a Board Member of the Edo State Board of Internal Revenue and an Executive Director of its operational arm, the Edo State Internal Revenue Service. He directly supervised the Directorate of Income Taxes as well as other functions as was assigned to him by the Executive Chairman in the ...

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Buhari’s Absence And Governance Issues (Beautiful Piece, A Must Read)

The continuing absence of President Muhammadu Buhari from the country on medical vacation in London should ordinarily not be a cause for concern. This is because the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria already envisages and provides for such a development in Section 145 through which power devolves to the vice president as Acting President whenever the president ...

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Exclusive: Internal Crisis Brews Among House Of Reps. Members Over Assignment Of Committee Jobs

There is bickering among members of the House of Representatives over the assigning of committee jobs, it was learnt on Monday. Findings indicate that the wrangling is caused by a “growing practice” of taking the jobs of standing committees and assigning them to ad hoc committees, thereby allegedly making chairmen of regular committees redundant. Investigations show that recently, some angry ...

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War On Corruption: EFCC`s Magu And The Untouchables

Ibrahim Magu, Ag Chairman, EFCC   “You must abolish your slavery yourselves. Do not depend for its abolition upon god or a superman. Remember that it is not enough that a people are numerically in the majority. They must be always watchful, strong and self-respecting to attain and maintain success. We must shape our course ourselves and by ourselves.”  Bhimrao ...

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Olika Reporters Greet Chief Lucky Nosakhare Igbinedion At 60

Happy birthday to His Excellency, Chief Dr. Lucky Nosakhare Igbinedion. May your days be filled with the warmth of sunshine, the happiness of smiles, the sounds of laughter, the feeling of love and the sharing of good cheers.       It is like a fresh start; a time for looking back with gratitude at the blessings of another year, ...

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NUGA Tragedy: UNIBEN Participant Drowns In River Benue

A student of the University of Benin student has drowned in River Benue, on the closing day of Nigeria University Games Association (NUGA) in Makurdi. Dr. Omeche Onoja, Chairman, NUGA games medical and sanitation sub committee confirmed the incident. However, the name of the student has not been disclosed. Onoja said the student had gone to the river to swim ...

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