By the zero hour of Friday, 19th day of this month, the tenure of Governor Rahamon Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State shall officially come to an end and his job will be up for grabs. Of all the 12 candidates cleared by the Independent National Electoral Commission
Daily Archives: October 7, 2012
He is what a leading Nigerian once described as a professor of professors, an intellectual with an extraordinary thought process and wide knowledge in the systematic examination of basic concepts like truth, existence, reality, causality, and freedom-philosophy.
Nigeria suffered its worst Independence Day tragedy ever last Monday as gunmen stormed hostels of three higher institutions in Mubi, Adamawa State, and killed about 48 students.
Imagine a million-man gang storming a community for robbery operation! It definitely is hell on earth. But this is what makes Lagos tick, or Lagosians jittery, as a new set of robbers known as ‘One Million Boys’ have laid siege to parts of the state, causing havoc and sleeplessness.
People on the big side have one common problem – they cannot go easily with every fashion trend. The main factor is a bulging tummy. But then you’ve got nothing to be ashamed of because you can still be stylish and flaunt your fashion sense if you know how to hide your tummy.
Nigeria’s Coach, Stephen Keshi, has named Godfrey Oboabona and six others from the NPL for next weekend’s AFCON qualifier against Liberia. The other players who made the final list were Chigozie Agbim of Warri Wolves and his teammate,
I didn’t know what to expect when in August, I accepted an offer from the German Embassy to attend a 10-day programme on women empowerment organised by its national cultural organisation, the Goethe Institut.
Desmond Elliot is an epitome of diligence, hard work and perseverance. No wonder he has done so well for himself in the movie industry. Exuding undying youth, the unassuming actor was born to a Yoruba father and an Igbo mother.
It was a tragic end for 20 commutters in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, as they died in an auto crash at the Abeokuta- Siun-Sagamu Expressway. The accident involved a Hiace bus belonging to a popular transport company in the state capital and an articulated lorry.
It was a grey and wet morning. It had been drizzling and ominous dark clouds hung on the horizon threatening to unleash a deluge. I kept praying and hoping against hope that Mother Nature would hold back its watery fury until I made it to the home of the Ezeonos’ located in Irepodun Estate, Igando, Lagos.