From Libya with tears: The true story of a trafficked Nigerian lady
Miss Peju Akins (pseudonym) was offered a poisoned chalice in a Lagos church in January, 2015; she embraced it hook, line and sinker!
NYSC: Burdened by funds, constrained by bureaucracy
Only recently, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) wrote to all Corps Producing Institutions (CPIs), asking them to make ready a percentage of their prospective ...
Divining the source of Niger Delta oil
“It’S a very special occasion,” Professor Oyewale Tomori declared. A bus was ferrying us from Warri’s Casa De Pedro Hotel to the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), in Effurun.
Anti-Grazing Law: Apprehension as Ekiti, Miyetti Allah exchange tirades
Since Tuesday when the governor raised the alarm, farmers and traders in Oke Ako, Irele, Apao villages in Ikole Council have been walking in groups and combat-ready to resist any invasion from the herdsmen.
Recession not an excuse to neglect maternal mortality
As Nigeria reels from the effects of a full scale economic recession, civil society activists are worried that key deliverables in the quest for good governance could suffer ...
Water Hyacinth: Pain in the neck of coastal communities, residents
Not long ago, a section of Ogun River, by Kara market, on the border of Lagos and Ogun States was blocked by compose; water hyacinth and dirt, resulting in panic across communities in the two states.
Vicampro Farm to pioneer potato processing
Two years after it ventured into the Nigerian space with the largest potato farm for both farming and processing plant, Vicampro Farm Ltd has signed an MoU with BlackPace B.V and Kiremko B.V ...
Kasali expresses NCAM’s readiness to train more youth in mechanised farming
Dr. Yomi Kasali, acting director, National Centre for Agricultural Mechanisation (NCAM), Ilorin, has expressed the readiness of the centre to train and equip young farmers in response ...