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Rant Of The Day – The Devil Wears Prada

Rant Of The Day – The Devil Wears Prada

Welcome to the rant column So, a friend shared her story with me…It’s quite annoying but let me share it with you all so you can know why I am raging like this.  Her mum called her to attend a church meeting with her and that’s where the drama unfolded. Mr Pastor who’s supposed to […]

5m Pupils Get Free Meal In 19 states — Presidency

5m Pupils Get Free Meal In 19 states — Presidency

THE Presidency, yesterday, stated that over five million pupils in 28,249 schools in 19 states of the federation were currently being fed under the government’s National Homegrown School Feeding, NHGSF, programme. The states that have so far benefitted include Anambra, Enugu, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ebonyi, Zamfara, Delta, Abia, Benue, Plateau, Bauchi, Taraba, Kaduna, Akwa Ibom, […]

Nigeria’s Bobsled Women Become First To Qualify For Winter Olympics

Nigeria’s Bobsled Women Become First To Qualify For Winter Olympics

The Nigerian women’s bobsled team was celebrating on Friday after becoming the first from Africa to ever qualify for the Winter Olympics. The Bobsled and Skeleton Federation of Nigeria posted a photograph on its Instagram account of the three-women team high-fiving one another with delight at making it to next year’s games in Pyeongchang, South […]

Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Dies In London Hospital

Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Dies In London Hospital

Second Republic vice president, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, is dead.The elder statesman’s death was disclosed in a statement issued by the Ekwueme family of Oko, in Anambra State. The statement was reportedly released in the early hours of Monday. The statement, signed by the former vice president’s brother, and the traditional ruler of Oko in Anambra State, […]

Army Deny Stopping Admission Of Female Cadets

Army Deny Stopping Admission Of Female Cadets

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has denied reports that the military plans to stop admission of Female Cadets as Regular Combatants officers. Defence spokesman Major General John Enenche in a statement on Tuesday described the reports in print and online Media about stoppage of training female cadets to be commissioned as Regular Combatant officers into the […]

G4t Initiative Will Address Gender Imbalance

G4t Initiative Will Address Gender Imbalance

MasterCard recently launched technology skills acquisition initiative for girls in Nigeria. What is the initiative all about? It is an educational programme called Girls4Tech, simply known G4T, which is Mastercard’s signature education programme designed for young girls around the world. By leveraging our employee expertise in payments technology, our goal is to inspire girls to […]

Participate In Politics, Hold Top Positions In Govt, IPC Urges Women

Participate In Politics, Hold Top Positions In Govt, IPC Urges Women

The International Press Centre (IPC) has urged women across the country to participate meaningfully in politics and stand the chance to contest for top positions in government offices during election campaigns, in order to ensure a better and progressive nation. This call was made at a workshop on women participation in politics titled ‘Advancing Women […]

NASS Probes Death Of 26 Nigerian Women In Spanish Warship

NASS Probes Death Of 26 Nigerian Women In Spanish Warship

The two arms of the National Assembly, Senate and House of Representatives, have begun a holistic investigation into the discovery of dead bodies of 26 young Nigerian girls, ages 14 to 18, in a Spanish warship, Cantabria. The Senate, yesterday, mandated its Committees on Diaspora, Foreign Affairs and Special Duties to investigate the unfortunate incident […]

Minister Of Mines And Steel Expresses Worry Over Low Investment In The Sector

Minister Of Mines And Steel Expresses Worry Over Low Investment In The Sector

The Minister of Mines and Steel, Dr Kayode Fayemi has expressed concern over low investment in the mining sector. Speaking at a workshop on “Contemporary Community Engagement Models in the Oil and Gas Sector: Lessons for other sectors” organised by the New Nigeria Foundation in Lagos, Fayemi, who was represented by his Chief of Staff, […]

Rant Of The Day – Na Government Cause Am

Rant Of The Day – Na Government Cause Am

Welcome to rant column In this country I have realised that we like shifting blames, we like being irresponsible to ourselves and our fellow citizens which is very annoying. Recently, I thought about something that has been happening to passengers and I realised that these commuter drivers are just being heartless, ruthless and looking for […]

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