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January 15, 2019 5:46 PM Muslim parents speak on banning of 55 Hijab-wearing female students in LAUTECH school

Parents of female Muslim students who were barred from entering the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) International School have condemned the development. But, the parents who said that they have waited for several years to ensure that their children were allow to use Hijab in the school, urged the management of the school to expedite 747

January 11, 2019 6:03 AM MC Oluomo: Lagos Task Force breaks silence on rumoured death of NURTW boss

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force has reacted to the rumoured death of Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya, a.k.a, MC Olu-Omo. Reports emerged on Thursday evening that Oluomo, who was stabbed during the All Progressives Congress, APC, rally on Tuesday, has died. But a statement issued by Lagos Taskforce spokesperson, Taofiq Adebayo said Olu-Omo is not dead. He said MC Oluoma 118

January 3, 2019 8:11 AM LAUTECH management, ASUU at loggerheads over new resumption date

The management of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), LAUTECH chapter are currently at loggerheads over the resumption date in the institution. DAILY POST gathered that the institution, through its Registrar, Mr. Jacob Adewale Agoola, had on Wednesday issued a statement 89

January 2, 2019 3:05 PM Group decries dumping of prison inmates’ children in orphanages

A non governmental organisation (NGO), Greater Awka Allies has condemned the rampant dumping of children in orphanages by prison inmates. The group said visits to orphanages around Anambra and persistent enquiries about children in the homes have shown that they are usually children of convicts who are serving terms in prison. Mr Chinemerem Oguegbe 78

December 24, 2018 2:43 PM Christmas: Plateau police command deploys 2,046 personnel

In its efforts to ensure a crime-free Christmas celebration in Plateau State, the Police Command in the state on Monday said it has deployed 2, 046 of its officers to protect lives and property of the citizenry. The Command also re-echoed her earlier ban on the use of fireworks, bangers, knockouts among others. The Command through its spokesman, DSP Mathias 70

December 21, 2018 6:54 AM Lagos Speaker, Mudashir Obasa reveals solution to Nigeria’s problem

The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa, has insisted that unless the 1999 constitution of Nigeria is revised and the political, economic and social structures of the country are restructured with every sense of patriotism, the development of Nigeria may never be achieved. He said this yesterday when he received in Lagos 97

December 18, 2018 7:26 AM How Pastor sexually molested 12-year-old twin daughters

A 54-year-old pastor, Michael Olise, has been remanded in Kirikiri Prison by an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defiling 12-year-old twin girls (names withheld). The defendant is said to be a pastor at a church, Anointing Chosen Vessel, Governor’s Road, Ikotun, Lagos. The prosecuting police officer, Raphael Dony, told the court that the offence 76

December 17, 2018 4:26 PM Lunatic takes over Ekiti school, attacks teachers, pupils

Lives of teachers and pupils of AUD Primary School, Irona, Ado-Ekiti are under threat due to the activities of a lunatic that has turned the school to his abode. The lunatic chases pupil and throws stones at teachers anytime he sees them within the school premises. The mentally derailed man takes over ten blocks which he fills with huge refuse while 70

December 14, 2018 6:51 AM Police ban use of fireworks in Kogi

The Kogi State Police command has banned the use of fireworks during this festive season. Commissioner of Police in the State, Ali Janga, in a statement through the command’s Public Relation Officer, ASP William Aya, called on parents to caution their wards as the Police were determined to deal decisively with anybody that want to cause disturbance of public 87

December 4, 2018 5:45 PM UI school confirms receipt of court summons over Hijab controversy

Authorities of the University of Ibadan International School on Tuesday confirmed receipt of court summons over alleged violation of right of some female Muslim students of the school to use Hijab. DAILY POST recalls that the school had in the last one month, been engulfed with crisis due to the insistence of some Muslim parents that the use of Hijab 65