There is no let up to the avalanche of problems still plaguing the Benin-Ore Expressway. Commuters, using that facility are once again back to the familiar turf of sorrow and pain. Death, distress and robbery remain the major worries commuters have been left to deal with
Monthly Archives: October, 2012
Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State made a tactical mistake last week. He began earnest implementation of the state’s controversial Road Traffic Law barring commercial motorcycle operators (okada) from Lagos highways only few days after
There was a new twist to the leaked report of the Mallam Nuhu Ribadu-led Presidential Task Force on Petroleum Revenue yesterday with some members accusing the former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over the leakage.
The death of a spouse or significant other is an earth-shattering event that brings incomprehensible grief. Your partner was, after all, the person with whom you shared your dreams and built your life on, the person you loved more than life itself.
In an act that has graphically exposed the ugly, intolerant and violent behaviour of commercial motorcycle operators, otherwise known as Okada riders, commercial activities were disrupted in some parts of Lagos State recently.
Millions of people from Maine to the Carolinas woke up on Tuesday without power, and an eerily quiet New York City was all but closed off by car, train and air as superstorm Sandy steamed inland, delivering punishing wind and rain.
The 26,358 ex-militants rehabilitated by the former president, Alhaji Musa Yar’Adua, under the Federal Amnesty Programme, have proved cynics, who thought nothing good could come out of Nazareth, wrong.
Governor Danbaba Suntai of Taraba is one person I have never met – in or out of office, officially or unofficially. However, it feels rather inhuman that it had to take the crash of the governor’s plane for us to revisit the issue of private jets in Nigeria.