Opinion

Let peace reign in Nigeria

TEXT OF A PRESS STATEMENT ON THE OCCASION OF THE ROAD WALK IN COMMEMORATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE, TODAY THURSDAY 21 SEPTEMBER, 2017 IN LAGOS STATE, NIGERIA. LET PEACE REIGN IN NIGERIA  My lords spiritual and temporal, compatriots, gentlemen of the press, ladies and gentlemen, it gives me great joy and satisfaction on behalf of Immaculate Initiative for Peace (IIP) ...

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Who Leads The Nigerian Revolution?

Constitutionally or conventionally, revolution is incontrovertibly regarded as the last resort amongst the instruments of social change. It is a radical weapon of change being used by the socialists to dislodge and dethrone leaders’ perceived to be oppressive and tyrannical from the seat of power. Revolution is an attempt by a large number of people, to change the government of ...

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Continuous Visit To Buhari; Needless, Un-Necessary

By Afiz Abolayo I woke up this morning reading a news reported by Punch newspaper that Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party are among the six governors scheduled to leave Nigeria today (25th July, 2017) to visit President Muhammadu Buhari in London.

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THE COURTS AND INTERNAL DEMOCRACY IN NIGERIA.

By Dr. Muiz Banire, In Nigeria, the biggest and most constant headache that confronts the legal adviser of any political party in Nigeria is the non-observance of internal democracy by the party hierarchy. In the Nigerian political landscape, until recently, internal democracy is a mere tag that only existed in the imagination of politicians. In this vein, any electoral position ...

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When sense is not common

By Nelson Ekujumi There is a usual saying of common sense in Nigeria, which means that right thinking is too cheap and accessible not to be exhibited by anybody notwithstanding status, age, race, creed or religion.But the manner of reasoning of some persons in this part of the world is atimes confusing or can we say lending credence to former ...

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50 Osun Govt Medical Students in Ukraine are now Medical Doctor !

By Omowaiye Oluremi A Journey of about 8 years successful came to an end yesterday for 50 of our ‘stranded ‘UNIOSUN Medical students who had their medical studies stagnated for over two years as a result of non-availability of a teaching hospital for the Osun State University became Medical Doctors after a successful medical studies at the V.N. Karazin Kharkiv ...

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What You Need To Know About The University Where Osun Student Emerged Overall Best

V.N. KARAZIN KHARKIV NATIONAL UNIVERSITY V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University where 50 medical students from the State of Osun just graduated is a prestigious and international centre of learning and research by all standards.

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Pink Lips: The Untold Story of a Budding Trade in Ikeja Under Bridge

In this eye-opening piece, Blackface correspondent, Rachel Okporu examined the business of PINK LIPS in Ikeja under bridge, the commercial center of Lagos, South Western, Nigeria. Excerpts; As the commercial nerve center of Lagos State, Ikeja is no doubt a beehive of activities of both male and female artisans in the beauty industry on daily basis trying to make an ...

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Ambode host Global Assurance team

 AMBODE RECEIVES VICE CHAIRMAN OF GLOBAL ASSURANCE, RICHARD SEXTON AND REPRESENTATIVES OF PRICEWATERHOUSE COOPERS (PwC) AT LAGOS HOUSE, IKEJA    Pix 1:  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (right), with the Vice Chairman, Global Assurance, PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwC), Mr. Richard Sexton; during a courtesy visit at the Lagos House, Ikeja, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.   Pix 2:   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi ...

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PSYCHIATRIC EXAMINATION, ANOTHER WRONG-HEADED APPROACH BY THE FRSC

Oye Gureje The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is reported to have just issued some guidelines that include compelling road traffic offenders to be subjected to what they term “psychiatric examination”. The offences that would lead to this mandatory examination include the use of phone while driving, route violation, traffic light violation, dangerous driving and overloading.

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