Football Sports Top Story

Pelé re-enters intensive care three days after leaving

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Instagram, Oma Sports. Pelé has re-entered an intensive care unit at São Paulo’s Albert Einstein Hospital, ESPN Brasil reported on Friday, in an apparent deterioration of the three-time World Cup winner’s health after he left the unit earlier this week. The hospital and Pelé’s representative in Santos said they could not confirm the Read More…

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Kidnappers release 10 students of Bethel Baptist School

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Bosan Yakusak /File Photo. Ten more students who were kidnapped two months ago from Bethel Baptist High School in Kaduna State have gained their freedom according to the school administrator. The Reverend John Hayab, the administrator of the school, told Reuters News Agency that 21 students from the school remained in captivity. He Read More…

Notes Wole Olaoye

Why War Is Too Important To Be Left To Soldiers Alone!

Reading Time: 5 minutes Image Credits: Defense Post. So much storm was generated by the defection of Femi Fani-Kayode from the PDP to the APC, a defection which came to public focus on the day some Nigerian soldiers were killed in Monguno, Borno State (with several others missing) after an ambush by militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Read More…

Education Metro Top Story

Age limit for Lagos Junior Secondary Schools is fake news – Ministry

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Daily Post. The Lagos State Ministry of Education has debunked a social media report alleging that the State Government will, from the next academic session, enforce the entry age of 12 years for pupils seeking admission into Junior Secondary School (JSS1) in a bid to deter underage registration. A statement signed by the Read More…

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Lagos Govt calls for synergy with LGs on Lagos Island Model City Plan

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: Axis D.I.. To navigate a possible massive upheaval that may follow the commencement of the new Lagos Island Model City Plan, the Lagos State Government has sought the cooperation of the Lagos Island Local Government and the Lagos Island Local Council Development Area on the preparation of the plan. Speaking during the advocacy Read More…

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Lagos Govt eager to complete J.Randle Centre soon, says Commissioner

Reading Time: 2 minutes Going by the pronouncements of the Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf, work at the John Randle Centre for Yoruba Culture and History at Onikan, Lagos would soon be completed. The commissioner said the Lagos State government was eager to complete the ongoing re-construction of the J.Randle Centre, a proposed Read More…