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Formulate Laws Banning Govt Officials’ Kids From Studying Abroad, ASUU Tells National Assembly

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has asked government officials in President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to withdraw their children from foreign universities and enroll them in Nigeria. It also called on the National Assembly to initiate a law that makes it compulsory for the public office holders to send their wards to public schools […]

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Nigerian Media Under Siege – Lai

A Professor of Mass Communication at the Lagos State University (LASU), Lai Oso, has said the “draconian policies” of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration have placed Nigerian media “under a siege.” He said this on Thursday in Abeokuta, Ogun State, at the 7th Waheed Kadiri Lecture titled “The future of Journalism and Democracy in Nigeria.” The […]

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‘Over 40 Bandits’ Gunned Down In North West

Over 40 bandits have been gunned down in the North West, according to the military authorities. Brig.-Gen. Benard Onyeuko, Acting Director, Defence Media Operation, who disclosed this, said troops carried out operation in forests within Sokoto and Kaduna States. He spoke at the Defence Headquarters, Abuja, while giving updates on the activities of troops across […]

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Basketball Players Protest In Abuja, Want NBBF Constitution Amended

Nigerian basketball players are calling for the amendment of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF)’s constitution ahead of the federation’s elective congress. The NBBF’s elective congress has been slated for 30th October 2021 in Benin, Edo State but the players are also expressing concerns over the sudden change of venue. They said the constitution, allegedly designed […]

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