Ilajes in Ondo State cry for help over sea surges

The Ilaje Development Summit Group (IDSG) in Ondo State has called on the Federal and Ondo State governments to urgently intervene to check sea incursion ravaging coastal communities in Ilaje Local  Government Area of...

Gunmen kill Ogun Poly lecturer

Femi Adeleke Abeokuta Gunmen yesterday shot and killed a lecturer of the D. S Adegbenro Polytechnic, Itori, Ogun State, Mufutau Olayemi Waliu. Waliu was reportedly ambushed and shot severally by the assassins while he was on his...

Abiodun inaugurates Chairmen, members of Boards, MDAs, others 

Femi Adeleke Abeokuta Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun on Tuesday inaugurated Chairmen and Members of Boards of Parastatals, Ministers, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) with a charge to justify their appointments by working for the overall development...

MC Murphy seeks end to violence against women with new album

Femi Adeleke Abeokuta Popular Ogun State based Musician and On Air Personality (OAP), Wole Sorunke, popularly known as MC Murphy is seeking an end to violence against women with his new album. According to MC Murphy, the...

Ogun Deworms 700,000 School-Age Children 

Femi Adeleke Abeokuta The Ogun state government yesterday disclosed that over 700,000 children would be dewormed at the annual school-based deworming programme across 14 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state. The designated LGAs are Obafemi Owode, Abeokuta North,...
Protests against Ethiopia's attack on Tigray

Ethiopia resists mediation as it bombs Tigray capital

By Giulia Paravicini and David ADDIS ABABA/NAIROBI (Reuters) - Ethiopia resisted international pressure for mediation in a war in the country’s north on Monday as its air force bombed the Tigrayan capital Mekelle, according to diplomatic and...
The Russian Navy's missile corvette Dmitrovgrad sails past the Dvortsoviy Bridge over the Neva River during the Navy Day parade in Saint Petersburg, Russia July 26, 2020. Dmitri Lovetsky/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

Russia to build naval base in Sudan

MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin on Monday approved the creation of a Russian naval facility in Sudan capable of mooring nuclear-powered surface vessels, clearing the way for Moscow’s first substantial military foothold in...

Kogi State’s Confluence University of Science and Technology gets campus for take-off

The acting Rector, Kogi State Polytechnic, Dr Usman Igbo, has officially handed over its Osara Campus for the take-off of academic activities at the new Confluence University of Science and Technology (CUSTECH), Osara. The Rector,...

Experts counsel property managers, valuers to embrace use of GIS technology

Experts on Geographic Information Technology (GIS) have charged Estate valuers, managers and surveyors, to embrace the use of GIS technology in order to be effective in their fields. The experts, Dr Seyi Fabiyi, of Kampala...

National Development: Organisation blames low usage of data for poor nutrition outcomes

The Nutrition Society of Nigeria has decried the low usage of data by stakeholders to enhance nutrition outcomes for national development. Speaking at the Pre-conference workshop of the 50th Annual General Meeting and scientific conference...