Category Archives: Breaking

Buhari and Osinbajo To Spend N3.3bn On Foreign and Local Trips In 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo will spend a total of N3.327bn on foreign and local trips in 2020. The figure is contained in the details of the 2020 Appropriation Bill that Buhari presented to a joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday. The item was tagged Travel and Transport (General) under State…

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Buhari and Jonathan Conduct Close Door Meeting In Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with former President, Goodluck Jonathan, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, according to the News Agency of Nigeria. The former president arrived the State House at about 3:00pm and went straight to the President’s office. The agenda of the meeting between the two men was unknown as of…

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Senate Proposes Five-year Jail Term For Lecturers Sexually Harassing Students

The Senate on Wednesday revisited the sexual harassment bill passed by the 8th Senate. The 8th Senate had proposed a five-year sentence and N5m fine for lecturers convicted for sexually harassing male or female students. However, the passing of the bill into law had a setback because it was not given Presidential assent after its…

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Suger Eagles Kits Yet To Arrive In Singapore, 72 Hours To Brazil Game

The Super Eagles kits for the high-profile international friendly against Brazil in Singapore on Sunday is yet to arrive camp with barely 72 hours to the game, Sports Extra reports. This is the second time such is occurring in a month in the Eagles camp. Last month, an airline failed to arrive with the Nigeria team’s kit bags…

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UNILAG Suspends Lecturer Who Unveiled The ”Cold Room” In ‘Sex For Grades’ Documentary

The University of Lagos has suspended Samuel Oladipo, a lecturer in the department of economics, over the sex-for-grades scandal rocking the institution. Oladipo was seen in the second stream of a documentary on sexual assault released by the BBC Africa Eye on Monday, precisely the person who took one of the undercover journalists to the notorious “cold…

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“I Don’t Like You, You Have No Respect” – Kemi Olunloyo Blasts ‘Sex For Grades’ Journalist Kiki Mordi

Hours after BBC released a Documentary exposing lecturers engaging in ”Sex for Grades” activities in Nigerian and Ghanaian universities led by Undercover journalist Kiki Mordi, the spotlight have shifted from the main issue to a clash between the young Kiki and Nigerian investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo. Apparently, social media users have initially called out Kemi…

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UBA Foundation’s National Essay Competition 2019 to Reward Schools with Highest Entries

UBA Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has commenced the 2019 edition of its annual National Essay Competition in Nigeria with a call for entries. Now in its 9th year, the essay competition, targeted at senior secondary school students in Nigeria is organised annually, as part of UBA…

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