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9 Mar 2015
IT  is the ultimate act of kindness to donate one of your two kidneys to a complete stranger; but Smith Jadesimi, a 28-year-old son of a Nigerian billionaire, decided to do just that because he believes everyone deserves a chance to life.    Jadesimi made Nigeria proud in far away Israel, when he generously gave…
Abducted
9 Mar 2015
   • Monarch, community eager to meet American octogenarian missionary after her release IT was jubilation galore in Emiworo, a suburb in Ajaokuta local government area of Kogi State at the weekend, when news filtered in that the 71-year-old missionary, Phyllis Sortor, kidnapped last month has been released.    The United States-based Free Methodist Church…
8 Mar 2015
WITH a determination to make a difference in the lives of young people and enable them to earn a living responsibly as future leaders, the Lekki Pennisula Lions Club in conjunction with Abraham School, Lekki, Lagos, has sponsored 39 students on a three months Information Communications Technology (ICT) programe and handcraft training.    Director of…
8 Mar 2015
AN upper Shari’a Court sitting in Samaru area, Gusau, Zamfara State has granted request of marriage dissolution filed by a married woman, Aisha Ibrahim, who dragged her husband, Haruna Maiginar Zinari to a Shari’a Court over her inability to withstand his manhood.   The Presiding Judge, S. T. Shinkafi, however, directed the complainant to pay…
ANGELA
8 Mar 2015
• Council boss, traders cry for justice over young woman allegedly shot  by  Customs officials WHILE leaving her home that morning, there was no inkling of danger lurking ahead of her; may be if she had stayed back, the evil would have been averted, but sadly, that was not the case. She ventured out to…
Ayobo
7 Mar 2015
WITH the arrival of the rainy season, the nightmare and challenges of residents of Itele, Ayetoro Budo, Ayobo and other communities, along the Lagos/Ogun State borders have been multiplied, as a result of the deplorable state of their roads.   It is an understatement to say that these communities have been marginalised for long. Their…
7 Mar 2015
THE Lagos State House of Assembly candidate, representing, Ifako-Ijaye Constituency 1, on the platform of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Rasheedat Olamide Olabisi Lawal has assured the people of her constituency of quality representation through grassroots-oriented programmes if voted.   The constituency consists of six wards, mainly Ogba/Iju/Isaga/Ajuwon/Obawale, all within the Lagos/Ogun boundary.   Lawal,…
7 Mar 2015
AS part of what it termed Corporate Social Outreach (CSO), to its immediate communities, the Babcock University Schools, Ogba, Lagos, held its maiden Community Guest Day and Staff Sabbath to create a strong tie with the communities.   The Special Guest of Honour at the occasion, Vice-Chancellor of Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Prof Kayode…
7 Mar 2015
BAYELSA State Governor, Seriake Dickson has urged eligible voters to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), as failure to do so would deprive them of their voting right.    The governor, who declared last Monday as public holiday to facilitate collection of PVCs by eligible voters, embarked on sensitisation campaign in company of former governor,…
Koma-4
6 Mar 2015
IT was with a dismissive wave of the hand that the locals at Umeh, Isoko South Local Council of Delta State greeted the arrival of bulldozers and earthmovers in 2011. To them, the government was just trying to bamboozle them as nothing could ever be done on the road which evoked the imagery of once…
5 Mar 2015
TRAGEDY occurred on Monday, in a sleepy Imo community, Azaraegbelu, in Owerri –North Local Council, when a security official of the joint venture of the NIPP / Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC), was electrocuted.    According to a source, the victim had been deployed to clean and prepare some areas in the NIPP equipment in…
5 Mar 2015
LAGOS State government has commissioned nine roads in Maidan-Aina-Agiliti area of Mile 12, Kosofe Local Council of the state.   The roads, spanning 3.1 kilometres, has a modern bridge with well laid-out side walkways and streetlights. It was built to bring succour to  the mixed community of Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba living in agility.  …

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