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Lifeline as 165 PWDs in Lagos graduate as agripreneurs in aquaculture, poultry, others

Lifeline as 165 PWDs in Lagos graduate as agripreneurs in aquaculture, poultry, others

    Individuals with a disability who work in an agricultural setting face challenges that can impact their productivity, mental and physical health, and quality of life.   While there are no universal standards for…

How insecurity is killing nightlife in Enugu

How insecurity is killing nightlife in Enugu

ANAYO EZUGWU reports that rising insecurity and restriction of tricycle operators in Enugu State are impeding the once thriving nightlife in the coal city and also discouraging and affecting residents of the city who love…

RRS, LASTMA go ‘missing’ as Lagos motorists shun lay-bys

RRS, LASTMA go ‘missing’ as Lagos motorists shun lay-bys

The rising gridlock in Lagos arising from non-usage of the lay-bys at major bus stops and total disregard for the traffic laws, even in the presence of law enforcement agents, is generating serious debates among…

Traders, Uyo varsity on war path over alleged selective demolition of property

Traders, Uyo varsity on war path over alleged selective demolition of property

Traders and shop owners in the University of Uyo, Uyo, Annex Campus have raised the alarm over what they claimed was selective demolition of some shops in the area by the management of the Akwa…

Water hyacinth renders Onopa community people jobless

Water hyacinth renders Onopa community people jobless

Aside the environmental degradation caused by oil exploration in the Niger Delta, there are other natural challenges these people are facing.   One of such is water hyacinth which has taken over some of the…

NGO: Journalists are caged in Nigeria, operate in restricted environment

NGO: Journalists are caged in Nigeria, operate in restricted environment

  Group of journalists from the print, electronic and bloggers recently gathered in Lagos to dissert and proffered solutions to the problems confronting the growth and risk they face in doing their jobs.   The…

Pain, tears as demolition bulldozers roar in Abuja

Pain, tears as demolition bulldozers roar in Abuja

What started two months ago as an exercise to clean up the in-bound and out-bound road corridors of Musa Yar’Adua Airport Expressway in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja has gradually become a tale of tears…

Abuja, where lives of trees matter

Abuja, where lives of trees matter

Before now, it was almost inconceivable to think that after buying, planting and nurturing a tree in private residences, it then becomes a property that government claims exclusive rights over. It was also impossible imagining…

How parental negligence creates unstable homes, children

How parental negligence creates unstable homes, children

A 10-year-old boy, Monday Omoniye, was recently arrested in Edo State over his alleged involvement in criminal activities. He would later confess to having been introduced into robbery by his elder brother. According to him,…

Day unpleasant visitors rained terror on Ondo community, snuffed out three lives

Day unpleasant visitors rained terror on Ondo community, snuffed out three lives

Dare-devil robbers last week rained terror on Ilara-Mokin community in Ondo State where they attacked an old generation bank. ADEWALE MOMOH writes on how 15 armed robbers swooped on the community, leaving an ace broadcast…