Daily Archives: November 8, 2020

Restructure Nigeria before vacating office, Iwuanyanwu tells Buhari

Stanley Uzoaru, Owerri and Obinna Odogwu, Awka Elder Statesman, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu has urged president Muhammadu Buhari to restructure the country before leaving office in 2023. He said there was great need to restructure Nigeria for proper and peaceful co-existence of its various peoples. He also advised that the post …

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Lagos revs up rebuilding, healing efforts

Determined to return Lagos to its bubbling state before the recent crisis that left many public and private assets burnt or looted, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has set machinery in motion to rebuild the state and health the wounds, reports Associate Editor ADEKUNLE YUSUF The greatest glory in living lies not …

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USA poll: Ondo APC hails Biden for exhibiting decency, maturity

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo has commended the US President-elect, Mr Joe Biden, for exhibiting ‘high level of maturity and decency’ during the electioneering. The state APC Chairman, Mr Ade Adetimehin, gave the commendation in a statement issued by the party’s Publicity Secretary, Mr Alex Kalejaye, on Sunday …

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Bad habit

Editorial   Not a few incidents point a more poignant finger to the negligence for the education sector by the Nigerian political class than the fact that repeatedly, some errant state governments, in clear and selfish politically motivated pseudo-magnanimity, promise to pay the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) the exam …

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Help them

Editorial   The ugly aftermath of the nationwide looting and destruction, from the #EndSARS protests gone awry, is hitting the country. One is the cry from the Rice Millers Association of Nigeria (RIMAN), that not a few of its members nationwide had been the worse for it. “RIMAN is shocked …

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Police rescue 10 kidnapped traders in Ondo

By Osagie Otabor, Akure The Ondo State Police Command said 10 out of the 16 traders abducted yesterday morning have been rescued. It said the traders were abducted along the Akure-Owo highway by gunmen. Spokesman for the Ondo Police Command, ASP Tee-Leo Ikoro, who gave the update in a chat …

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