Internal disharmony threatens transport workers’ activities
The Caretaker Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Union Workers (NURTW) in Lagos State, Musiliu Akinsanya, has vowed to dissolve the executive members of the Tricycle Owners and Operators Association of Nigeria (TOOAN).
Nigerians React To MC Oluomo's Invitation To Speak At A UNILAG Event
The leader of the Nigerian Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) Lagos chapter, Musiliu Akinsanya popularly known as MC Oluomo, is yet again the subject of discussion on social media. Oluomo was invited as a special guest for a seminar organised by the University of Lagos (UNILAG). However, this invitation has led to so many…
Nigerians React To MC Oluomo And Son's Honorary Invite From Georgia Governor
One of the leaders of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Lagos, Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya, popularly known as MC Oluomo, has become the subject of discussion on Twitter Nigeria. MC Oluomo, who is unarguably the most popular NURTW leader nationwide, shared a photo of him and his family with Governor of Georgia,…
2019 election campaign: A platform of drama, trauma and blunder
Politics they said is a dirty game. It is a game where one encounters lots of daredevils. To some people, some of the requirements of being a politician is to be physically and spiritually strong, with the undying support from the Baba Isales, Godfathers as well as a gang of desperate louts. As election is…
Calm returns to Oshodi as MC Oluomo leaves hospital
There was relative calm yesterday in Oshodi, the base of a chieftain of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Musiliu Akinsanya, popularly known as MC Oluomo, after a proof of life video appeared on Tuesday to dispel the news on social media that Oluomo was dead. MC Oluomo had appeared in a live…
10 years challenge, Gbadamosi, Asiwaju most searched topics on Google
The viral "10 years challenge" that has dominated social media space has emerged the second most searched topic on Google's search engine in the past seven days. But which term fills the top spot? The most searched term in the past seven days in Nigeria is "peptic ulcer". The term gained more search entries after…
Task force warns against spreading rumours of MC Oluomo’s death
Lagosians were yesterday warned to stop spreading fake death news of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) Lagos State Treasurer, Musiliu Akinsanya, popularly known as MC Oluomo.
I thought I was dead when I felt the bullet in my stomach, says shot journalist
One of three journalists, who were shot on Tuesday at the flag-off campaign of Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Temitope Ogunbanke, a News Telegraph correspondent, has recounted his experience.