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IFJ: Gender equality, safety training holds in Abuja

NAWOJ...gender equality

*Sponsored by Hon Mulikat Akande, NUJ Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in collaboration with the Norwegian Union of Journalists, the Federation of African Journalists – with kind assistance from the International Federation of Journalists is holding the second Gender equality and safety training for women journalists, in Abuja. According to …

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Christ’s School Ado Ekiti old students hold Reunion

Christ's School Ado Ekiti library

*For six long days with staff, students For six days this week beginning from Monday, old boys and girls of the famous Christ’s School Ado Ekiti will gather for their annual Reunion and Homecoming. They are coming from all over the world for a week of meetings, games, Sports talks, …

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Fela used music to fight for liberation of masses – Ambode

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti's statute in Allen Roundabout in Lagos

*Unveils late Afrobeat legend’s statue in Ikeja *Monument, good representation of what our patriarch stands for – family    By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday eulogised the virtues of late Afrobeat legend and freedom fighter, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti describing him as an enigmatic artiste who …

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Social Workers: 17.5 million vulnerable children in Nigeria

Orphans and Vulnerable children in Nigeria

*55 auxiliary social workers re-trained With about 17.5million vulnerable children in the nation out of which 7.3million are orphans, the Federal Government has re-trained 55 auxiliary social workers from three states in order to be able to meet the yawning gap. Federal Government has reiterated its resolve to continue to …

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Offa Community Schools soccer tourney kicks off

Schools in Offa get opportunity to play again

*Junior, senior and women categories at stake All is set for the 4th Offa Community Schools Sports Foundation’s soccer competition  among various  schools in Offa Local Government. Over 70 schools are participating in various categories of the annual soccer competition sponsored by Professor  Jamiu Oyawoye and organised by OCSSF under the  leadership …

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Traffic: Lagos to construct multi-layer car parks

Newly commissioned Ajah Fly Over by Lagos Governor Akinwunmi Ambode,

*Commissions modern bus stop, lay-by in Alapere-Ketu By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Government has announced plans to construct multilayer car parks in strategic locations across the State as part of the traffic management and transport sector reforms aimed at ensuring seamless connectivity within the State. Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure …

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We are with Tinubu on devolution of powers – Ambode

Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left); Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. (Mrs) Oluranti Adebule (left); Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu I (2nd right) and Senator Gbenga Ashafa, representing Lagos East Senatorial District (right) during the 4th Quarter 2017 Town Hall meeting

*Urges traditional rulers to support fight against drug abuse, crime *Reels out projects, plans at 9th town hall meeting *Okays repair of 43 major link roads affected by rain By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday said the State Government stands solidly behind the position of …

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Iyaji bridge cuts off Obbo-Ile from neighbours

Owa l'Obbo of Obbo-Ile Oba Rufus Olusegun Adebayo...Obbo

*Owa l’Obbo appeals for trapped citizen in farms By Olajide Fashikun Obbo-Ile in Ekiti local government area of Kwara State, has been cut off due to rain having swept off the bridge linking the sleepy community with her neighbours like Ora-Ipole, Ayetoro and Ejiu. The Iyaji river broke down the …

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Lagos requires 1m housing units yearly – Ambode

Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, with Managing Director/CEO. Financial Derivatives Company Limited, Mr. Bismarck Rewane and Special Adviser, Office of Overseas Affairs & Investment (Lagos Global), Prof. Ademola Abass during the Infrastructure Round Table...housing

*To fix shelter deficit in 10yrs *Says state population equals 30 African countries By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday said a total of one million housing units are required every year between the next five to 10 years to fix the deficit in providing …

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Stella Okoh-Esene emerges FCT NAWOJ Chairperson

Barrister esther Uzoma swearing-in Stella Okoh-Esene as FCT NAWOJ chairperson

*Pledges new tide of leadership for Association By Olajide Fashikun Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter of the National Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) at the weekend elected a new set officials to manage its affairs for another three years. Stella Okoh-Esene was elected the new Chairperson. Stella Okoh-Esene defeated her …

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