Appeal court reserves ruling on ‘no case submission’ in SCOAN collapsed building

TB Joshua The Lagos division of Appeal Court has reserved judgment in the appeal filed against the ruling of Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo in the case of collapsed Synagogue Church of All Nations’ building (SCOAN), which […]

North in shadows of illiteracy, insurgency

[FILE PHOTO] President Muhammadu Buhari For the umpteenth time, the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has shown he will not rest until there is a marked improvement in the northern region of Nigeria’s […]

Enhancing literacy, improving livelihoods: Lafarge Africa National Literacy Competition

Nigeria has the highest number of children without access to education with about 10.5 million (United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund) children affected. The statistics are staggering and hard to deny given the number of […]

The impact of banking crises on consumer trust and financial inclusion

 The role trust plays in the drive for an inclusive financial services ecosystem can’t be overemphasised. The recent developments in the banking sector have elevated the need to revisit the topic, this time drawing our […]

90 percent of cancer deaths occur in developing countries, says expert

Former Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Prof. Olalekan Abudu, has said 80 to 90 per cent of new cases and deaths from cervical cancer occur in low […]

Yoruba: Time to speak truth to power – Part 2

As I was saying, since Western Nigeria is generally believed to be the arrowhead of advocacy for practice of true federalism, the zone should have some brand ambassadors of restructuring. For instance, Lagos has been […]

Twitter In A Frenzy As WAEC issues President Muhammadu Buhari Attestation Of Result

Just after President Muhammadu Buhari gets confirnation from WASC through an issue of an attestation by the exam body via Twitter. Today I received the attestation and confirmation of my 1961 West African School Certificate […]

Experts meet in Lagos to tackle leadership problems in sector

To address the leadership question in the sector, seasoned educationists will on Saturday, November 10 converge on Lagos to deliberate on ways of transforming the school system and preparing next generation of leaders through the curriculum.   […]

Online platform seeks to improve disease diagnosis, treatment, reduce death by 10%

website Stack Diagnostics, Nigeria’s first molecular diagnostics and personalised medicine company has launched DiagnoseMe.Africa, an online platform that provides diagnostics and treatment tools for healthcare providers in Africa. According to the company, the diagnostic platform […]

Stakeholders identify solution to Africa’s challenges

4th Covenant – International Conference on African Development Issues (C- ICADI) 2018, organised by Covenant University, Ota Stakeholders at the 4th Covenant – International Conference on African Development Issues (C- ICADI) 2018, organised by Covenant […]

Executive Orders: Separation of powers as enshrined in the constitution must be jealously guided – Akinlolu (SAN)

Akinlolu The Federal High Court, Abuja, recently upheld the constitutionality of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Executive Orders. The judgment has been eliciting reactions from lawyers, some of whom have vowed to challenge it in higher courts. […]