Category: Society

Day Prolific Journalist, Michael Alonge, Unveiled ‘The Hidden Substance’

Thursday, June 27, 2019, was a very special day for a renowned Nigerian journalist and online news publisher, Alonge Michael ‘Dele. It was the day he launched his motivational book titled The Hidden Substance at the prestigious Imperial Hall, Alausa area of Lagos. At the event attended by several important personalities, Alonge said in his…

Justice Kafarati Unveils Federal High Court Civil Procedure Rules 2019

Chief Judge of the Federal High Court of Nigeria, Justice A. Abdu Kafarati on Friday unveiled the Federal High Court Civil Procedure Rules 2019. In his opening remark, Justice Kafarati said the current Federal High Court Civil Procedure Rules came into force in 2009, exactly 10 years ago. He further stressed that it was the…

Lai Mohammed Hails K1’s Commitment to Education

The immediate past Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has commended Fuji music, Wasiu Ayinde Mashal, popularly known as K1 De Ultimate, for showing commitment to education in the country. The former spokesman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) applauded the musician when he (K1) met representatives of Lagos State government and African Church Primary…

Publiseer Selected For 2019 Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition

Nigerian digital content distribution platform, Publiseer, has been selected as one of the 47 Best Projects at the 2019 Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition. The “Best Project” startups consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs. The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is a global programme to empower…

Keystone Bank Partners NGOs on Sickle Cell Awareness

In demonstration of its commitment to promote and support healthy living amongst Nigerians, Keystone Bank Limited has partnered with “The TunMicro Sickle Cell Foundation”, a UK-based humanitarian organization and ‘Slum2School Africa’ to create awareness about Sickle Cell Disorder (SCD) in Lagos. According to the lender, the initiative is part of its efforts to commemorate the…

Heritage Bank Gives ‘HB Lab’ Tech Start-ups’ Winners $40,000

As part of its efforts to support Nigeria’s aspiration and roadmap to become a leading Information Communication Technology (ICT) Hub in Africa, Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative banking service provider has doled out $40, 000 grants to winners of the maiden edition of HB Innovative Lab. The maiden edition of Heritage Bank Innovation Lab…

Nigeria’s Criminal Justice System Needs Judicial Surgery—Prince Abimbola

A call has been made for the criminal justice system of Nigeria to undergo judicial surgery. This call was made by Prince A.S Abimbola, Chairman Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Epe Branch during the opening ceremony of the 2019 NBA Epe Law Week themed “Administration Of Criminal Justice: “The Journey So Far”. While delivering his speech…