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Day gas exploded at OPIC Plaza

Day gas exploded at OPIC Plaza

Horrific, this eight-letter word best captures the situation on the ever-busy Mobolaji Bank-Anthony Way, Ikeja, Lagos, on Thursday, June 17, when a gas tanker explosion occurred around the Ogun State Property Investment Corporation (OPIC) Plaza…

Ebonyi: A state where concrete roads hold sway

Ebonyi: A state where concrete roads hold sway

In recent times many concrete roads and flyovers have been constructed in different parts of Ebonyi State by the government in an attempt to not only modernise the state, but also ensure that such structures…

Foundations take tree planting initiative to schools

Foundations take tree planting initiative to schools

As a way of preserving the natural environment, inculcating the ideals and ideas of tree planting in pupils, and helping to boost economic status of schools, a non-governmental organisation, Lora Green Foundation, in partnership with…

‘How youths can build capacity, attain greatness in the media’

‘How youths can build capacity, attain greatness in the media’

Nigerian students studying mass communications have been advised on how to stand out in their chosen field. The secret to success was shared to the students by Miss Sharon Alake Ijasan, an investigative reporter and…

ASEPA’s biggest beneficiary as Abia marks World Environmental Day

ASEPA’s biggest beneficiary as Abia marks World Environmental Day

Since the 1972 Stockholm, Sweden UN Scientific Conference, also known as the first Earth Summit, environmental issues have become a global emergency that goes beyond national borders. The Stockholm conference adopted a declaration that set…

T.B. Joshua’s burial: Akoko community loses out

T.B. Joshua’s burial: Akoko community loses out

Against the wishes of the traditional ruler and people of Arigidi-Akoko and Akoko over the final resting place of Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, popularly known as T.B. Joshua, Babatope Okeowo reports that the immediate family…

1st anniversary: Oniru gets Presidency’s vote of confidence

1st anniversary: Oniru gets Presidency’s vote of confidence

A week-long beehive of activities marking the 1st coronation of Oniru of Iruland, Oba Abdulwasiu ‘Gbolahan Lawal came to a climax on Sunday with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Chairman, Nigeria’s Governors’ Forum, Dr…

100 days: Akeredolu hurrying to leave second term mark

100 days: Akeredolu hurrying to leave second term mark

On June 4, 2021, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State clocked 100 days in office in his second term tenure. In this report, ADEWALE MOMOH takes a look at the strides recorded, particularly within the…

Expanding Lagos tech space with infrastructure

Expanding Lagos tech space with infrastructure

…state in talks with Facebook, Google to deliver K.I.T.E project The move to actualise the ‘Lagos Smart City’ project, last week, received a boost when Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu led some members of his Executive Council…

Kwara: Boosting food security the AbdulRazaq way

Kwara: Boosting food security the AbdulRazaq way

It is an indisputable fact that in the early days of Nigeria’s birth as a nation after gaining independence in 1960, agriculture was the mainstay of the economy before its relegation to the background consequent…