Monthly Archives: May 2016

Alleged Forgery: Court Adjourns Trial of Innoson Motors Boss, 4 Others Till June 23

The trial of Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, the Chief Executive Officer of Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited, and four others over alleged forgery before a Lagos Federal High Court, has been adjourned till June 23.   Others to be tried by the Office of Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), alongside the Innoson Motors boss before Justice Saliu Saidu’s led-court are: Charles Chukwu, ...

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Conviction: Appeal Court releases ‘My Pikin’s’ Properties

The Lagos Division Court of Appeal,  today, upheld the judgment of a  Lagos Federal High Court, which sentenced two employees of  Barewa Pharmaceutical Company limited to seven years imprisonment each for selling a killer teething syrup: “My Pikin”   The court in its unanimous decision delivered held that the complaint of the appellants was without merit adding that “throughout the ...

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Jose Mourinho and Zlatan Ibrahmovic Can Fire Man United to Glory, says Dwight Yorke

Dwight Yorke

Yorke convinced Mourinho will re-invigorate United’s squad Former Manchester United striker Dwight Yorke hopes one of Jose Mourinho’s first acts as manager will be to bring Zlatan Ibrahimovic to Old Trafford. Mourinho has officially signed his contract to become Louis van Gaal’s successor late on Thursday afternoon, before United made an official announcement on the Portuguese’s appointment on Friday morning. ...

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365 Days in Office: Buhari’s Aide Assures Youths of Better Deals Ahead

The Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Youth and Students Affairs, Nasir Adhama has said the next three years of the Buhari administration promises to be more eventful for the Nigerian youths with innovative programmes and activities. In a message of felicitation to Nigerians on the occasion of the first anniversary of the administration, Mr Adhama however expressed gratitude ...

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Many Killed As Biafra Agitators, Security Forces Clash in South East

No fewer than seven persons have been confirmed dead following protest by members of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), in Asaba on Monday, Vanguard reports. The Acting Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), in Delta, SP Charles Muka, who confirmed this in a statement, added that the police recorded two casualties. He said in the ...

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Tompolo Contacts Delta Deputy Governor, Says He’s Being Tempted To Return To Militancy

Chief Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo), who is currently been hunted by security agents over allegations of fraud leveled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has established contact with the Deputy Governor of Delta State and Chairman, Advocacy Committee Against Oil Facility Vandalism, Mr. Kingsley Burutu Otuaro. Tompolo, believed to be the godfather of Otuaro following his ...

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Democracy Day: Give Us June 12, Muslim Group Urges Buhari

The Federal Government (FG) had declared Monday 30 May, 2016 as a holiday in lieu of Sunday 29 May, 2016. This date (29th May) has been earmarked as Democracy Day since 1999. The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) hereby declares its misgivings about the choice of 29th May of every year as Democracy Day. Going down memory lane, Nigerians will recall ...

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Nasarawa/Toto Bye-election: INEC Declares Polls Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared the just concluded Nasarawa/Toto Federal Constituency bye-election inconclusive due to the cancellation of votes as a result of over-voting. According to the Returning Officer for the election, Dr Wilfred Uji of Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State, “For Nasarawa/Toto federal constituency, we have a total number of 202,338 registered voters for the ...

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Education in Nigeria: Paradigm Shift, A Case Study Of Leadbrain Academy, Zaria 

In the study of colonialism, the likes  Walter Rodney, Frantz Fanon, Samir Amin, Claude Ake and many others took Africans on  historical journey of bow colonialism did  damages to the people of Africa and their heritage.  They described the educational system bequeathed to Africans by the colonialists as the type that didn’t teach the African to be independent and creative. ...

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