Pitch importation: Fasanya slams N100m suit against Indian national

January 12, 2022 Lekan Olaseinde 0

   The proprietor of Heyfash Football Foundation, Amos Ajani Fasanya, has slammed a N100m suit against an Indian national, Pawan Kapur, of Tincan Island Container Terminal Limited (TICT), over racial abuse, injustice, dehumanization and workplace harassment and wrongful termination of his appointment. Fasanya, an employee of TICT  before  the unceremonious termination   of his appointment in  December 2021,  in a statement of claim before the National Read More

What’s wrong with Imo state?

December 30, 2021 Sunday Onyemaechi Eze 0

Something is absolutely wrong in Imo state, with the people, Governor Hope Uzodinma and his government. The brazen arrest of Uche Nwosu, a former governorship candidate of Action Alliance in the 2019 election and son-in-law of former governor Rochas Okorocha, in his community Eziama Obaire Nkwerre local government area, while worshiping at St. Peters Anglican Church on a Sabbath is Read More

NNPC GMD at Editors’ conference: We ‘ve mobilised contractors for Port Harcourt refinery

The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) Thursday called on the federal government to adopt necessary measures in tackling the insecurity bedevilling the country. The editors bared their minds at a two-day conference  in Abuja, with the theme “Media in Times of Crises: Resolving Conflict, Achieving Consensus.” And at the event, Group Managing Director Nigeria National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Mele Kyari announced that Read More

Journeying through the same road

October 6, 2021 Hawwah Jiddare 0

Life is a journey, and we are all travellers in it. That’s why there is a start and end date to it, which is one of the things we do notcontrol. There are however things we can and do control, like roads we take, provisions, company we keep and memories we make along the way.Journeys are always planned; I have Read More

PGF boss attacks Wike, says Buhari responsible for increased VAT collection

September 17, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The Director General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Salihu Moh Lukman, has condemned the Rivers state governor Nyesom Wike, for “shamelessly talk about Value Added Tax (VAT) which President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration responsible for its increasing collection. The APC chieftain reminded governor Wike that the current increased record of VAT Read More

Emir of Bichi coronated amidst pomp, pageantry

September 1, 2021 Abba Dukawa 0

The sleepy town of Bichi came alive Friday and Saturday last week when friends and well-wishers thronged the Emirate’s central Mosque and Bichi Town mini stadium to witness dual events, weeding fatiha of Yusuf Buhari, son of President Muhammadu Buhari, and Zahara Bayero, daughter of the Emir of Bichi on Friday. On Saturday, the Governor of Kano state, Dr. Abdullahi Read More

Stop the illegal land seizure in Bauchi state

August 16, 2021 Blueprint 0

I would like to draw the attention of Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state to the injustice meted to the poor people residing near old airport in Azare, Katagum local government of Bauchi state. Sir, in the early morning of August 12, during a rainfall, some security personnel and court officials raided that aforementioned area and threw so many households Read More

Mohammed Fawenhinmi a voice against injustice, oppression – Aremu

August 13, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

The director-general/chief executive, Michael Imoudu National Institute for Labour Studies, Comrade Issa Aremu, has commiserated with the family of Mohammed Fawehinmi, describing him as “a strident voice against injustice, greed and repression.” Mohammed, the son of the late Gani Fawehinmi died recently, at the age of 52, but Comrade Aremu in his condolence message to the Fawehinmi family on Friday Read More

New NDDC board: Ex-envoy, CSO, others petition FG over alleged injustice

June 28, 2021 Uko Etim 0

A former Nigerian Ambassador to Russia and Belarus, Chief Assam Assam (SAN) has joined other stakeholders from Eket ethnic nationality in Akwa Ibom state to petition the federal government seeking equity, fairness and justice in the composition of the new board for the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The three-paragraph petition to President Muhammadu Buhari was addressed to the Secretary Read More

Breaking: CAS reduces Siasia’s life ban

June 21, 2021 Editor 0

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Monday announced that it has reduced the life ban imposed on former Head Coach of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, Samson Siasia to five years. World football governing body, FIFA, had slammed Siasia with life ban over alleged match fixing scandal. However, the Court ruled that Siasia was a first offender and it would Read More

Skin color decides the destiny of Americans

June 5, 2021 Zhong Sheng 0

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.” Although 245 years have passed since these sentences were incorporated in the preamble of the U.S. Declaration of Independence, the “self-evident truths” are still not Read More

Kudos, Dakibiu police station Jabi, Abuja

June 3, 2021 Blueprint 0

I must commend the officers of the Nigeria Police Force at Dakibiu, Jabi Area of Abuja, for their recent demonstration of the mantra – police is your friend. An alleged fake house agent, Mrs. Doris Ozioma, placed a notice on someone’s house with her phone number to indicate the house was for rent, and quickly collected the agency fee of Read More

The nasty game of international politics

May 5, 2021 Blueprint 0

The game of international politics is full of jargons and intricacies to the brim. Often the ideology of minor non-individual and individual actors are determining the future and fate of many un-powerful actors in international affairs. Such unjust actions of the moronic actors manifest nothing but their weakness when it comes to the field of justice and fair play. It’s Read More

Nigeria; a hellish dream or hope?

It has been one hell of a week, Governor Ortom wept, one time governor, and Senator, Presidential hopeful Tinubu wept, Senator Smart Adeyemi wept too, Wike shut the River state borders, Legislators are scared, Governor Zulum visited Buhari, one of many so far, more security infrastructure burnt, a high court set ablaze. The Muslims accusing Christians and vis a vis, Read More