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Friday, April 16, 2021



To My Friend, Mallam Abba Kyari – By Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari and Abba Kyari
Mallam Abba Kyari, who died on 17th April, 2020, at the age of 67 from complications caused by the Coronavirus, was a true Nigerian patriot. My loyal friend and compatriot for the last 42 years - and latterly my Chief-of-Staff - he never wavered in his commitment to the betterment of every one of us. He was only in his...

Nigeria and the Life After – By Garba Shehu

Garba Shehu on COVID-19
In Nigeria, my country of close to 200 million people, the COVID-19 lockdown began on March 30 in Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). As with nations the world over we are following the advice of a scientifically-led national action plan to halt and then defeat the spread of the virus by staying at home to save...

Lack of govt support hindering grassroots sport development – Prince GAS

Prince GAS photo
Prince Sulaimon Adebola Gbadamosi, popularly known as Prince GAS, is the son of Onigando of Igando, Oba Gbadebo Lasisi Gbadamosi, having been born into the royal family over forty years ago. A well-known sports consultant in Alimosho, he has been into active sports promotion for nearly 20 years, having completed training abroad in sports directorship in 1995. He trained...

Maximum Marriage: Solving Everyday Marriage Problems

DIVORCEMENT IN MARRIAGE ---not necessary The increasing rate of divorce in marriages is fast becoming acceptable norms in our society. And society is suffering under the consequential weight of this assault on the chastity of marriage. Some of the victims and products of this menace and dysfunctional families are the persons occupying positions of influence who should make things better....

Impact of Noise Pollution

Introduction: According to the World Health Organization, excessive noise seriously harms human health and interferes with people’s daily activities at school, at work, at home and during leisure time. It can disturb sleep, cause cardiovascular and psychophysiological effects, cause heart attacks, reduce performance and provoke annoyance responses and changes in social behaviour. The overlooked threat of noise pollution can cause a number of short-...

Where Did It Go Wrong For Nigeria?

By Abdulhafees Daud The economic sovereignty and survival of a nation rest on the input her citizens contribute to her development. Every developed country today sets aside a strong economic backbone to liven the nation’s wellbeing as well as a meaningful livelihood of the citizens; this sets them apart from beleaguered nations. Today, several nations courteously look inward to what...

Saving our environment from unhealthy drainages – By Victory Bernard

The battle to save our drainages and make our environment habitable is an ongoing one as far as the Lagos State Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare, is concerned. He is willing to fight with the last drop of his blood to make this dream a reality.  The energy he exudes when on the field with his team...