Monthly Archives: October 2017

Meet ‘The Boss’-Gida Mustapha-The New SGF Who Replaced Babachir Lawal

  Boss Gida Mustapha, who just replaced sacked Secretary to the Government, SGF, Babachir Lawal, is a lawyer, management consultant, politician and businessman who has spent several years in Nigeria’s public service. Born in Adamawa State, Mr. Mustapha attended Hong Secondary School, in Hong Adamawa State and North East College of Arts and Sciences, Maiduguri, Borno State, before sitting for ...

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FRSC Trains Oyo Teachers On Road Safety Education

In order to improve on the level of road safety education and awareness in schools in Oyo State and country in general, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Oyo State sector, in collaboration with the Oyo State Model Education Interventions (OYOMESI) has organized a Training Workshop for teachers in basic schools. While giving his keynote address at the Programme held ...

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Oyo Govt To Begin Multi-Door Court

  The Oyo State Government on Sunday disclosed that the Multi-door Court Law of 2017 targeted at liberalizing the dispute resolution space and promote access to Justice for all residents has been passed by the state House of Assembly. According to tribuneonlineng.com, the government stated that barring any unforeseen circumstances, as soon as the clean copy of this law is produced by ...

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Anthony Joshua’s Nose Is Not Broken-Doctor

  Following the fight between Anthony Joshua and Carlos Takam yesterday, a doctor in the camp of Anthony  Joshua as confirmed that the Nigerian-born British heavyweight boxer’s nose is not actually broken. The news came as relieve for Joshua who initially feared  that his nose felt broken following the headbutt in the second round of his victory over Carlos Takam ...

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Real Madrid Lose In Troubled Catalonia

  Real Madrid suffered a backlash on the field rather than from an expected hostile atmosphere amid political turmoil in Catalonia as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at Girona on Sunday. Goals from Cristhian Stuani and Portu in four second-half minutes cancelled out Isco’s opener for Madrid as Real fell eight points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona after ...

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Heart Surgery Is Better In The Afternoon-Researchers

    The risk of serious heart problems after open heart surgery nearly doubles when the operation is performed in the morning rather than the afternoon, researchers said Friday. Experiments and lab tests pointed to our biological clock as the primary cause of the startling difference in outcomes, they reported in the medical journal The Lancet. “Our study found that ...

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FIFA Increases World Cup Prize Money To $400m

The 32 national teams competing at the 2018 World Cup will share $400m (344 million euros) in prize money, a 12 percent increase from the 2014 tournament, FIFA said Friday. The purse at the previous edition in Brazil was $358m – $35m of which was awarded to champions Germany, with runners-up Argentina pocketing $25 million. By contrast, countries who failed ...

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LEAD City Students Organize Career Talk For Students Of Royal Favour College

Students from the Guidance and Counselling Department of Lead City University Ibadan, have organized a one day career talk for students of Royal Favour College. The career talk was held today at the school hall of Royal Favour College, Akobo, Ibadan. Speaking during the event, Dr Sabina Nwakaego Obi, a lecturer from the department of Guidance and Counselling, Lead City ...

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Why Schools Need Professional Counsellors

  LIFE has never been so uncertain and complex like it is today. Children and youths in today’s classrooms are experiencing a wide range of unique challenges, such as abuse of all sorts, bullying, lack of student achievement, grief/death of family or friend, truancy, and so on. More worrisome is the fact that Nigeria has the highest number of school ...

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Oyo GOVT Partners Microsoft, Signal Alliance To Provide Computers For Digital Literacy

The Oyo State Government has entered into partnership with Micosoft and Signal Alliance to enable students across the state have access to digital literacy programme. About 800 computers, printers and scanners will be provided across eight centres within the state to test run the programme. This was disclosed at a press conference organized and attended by representatives of Microsoft Nigeria, ...

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