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February 18, 2018 4:02 PM Bayelsa govt orders compulsory measles vaccination

The Bayelsa State Government has ordered a compulsory 13-days aggressive measles immunisation for children between the ages of 9 months and five years. According to investigations the compulsory vaccination is to forestall n outbreak of children in the state especially in the rural areas. Subsequently, to ensure full compliance and efficiency of its campaign 17

February 18, 2018 12:59 AM 2 brothers kill teenager abducted from school

of 16-year-old Christian Onyemarin at Royal Academy Group of Schools, Owa, Agbor, Delta State and members of his family are in deep grief. The teenager was abducted by a gang of kidnappers allegedly led by two brothers, Emmanuel Isioma Nwadiolu, 24, and Precious Nwadiolu, 22, who worked with 26-year-old Onyeka Netor Festor. All three are now in the custody 15

February 15, 2018 3:00 PM Alaafin Calls For School Sports Development

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has called on all governing bodies at all levels to invest in school sports. According to the monarch, the success of the nation in global competitions depends on how well the up and coming, grassroots secondary school sport is properly modelled and developed. The Alaafin stated this at the 41st inter-house sports 25

February 15, 2018 9:14 AM Trump reacts to killing of 17 students

President of United States of America, Donald Trump has reacted to Florida shooting on Wednesday that left 17 students dead and dozen others inured. The shooting was carried out by a former student identified as Nikolas Cruz, 19, who had been expelled for disciplinary reasons, authorities said. Trump on his official twitter page offered his condolences 17

February 15, 2018 12:06 AM Zenith/Delta Principals’ Cup: Schools intensify training for q’finals

The schools taking part in the last eight stage of the Zenith Bank sponsored Principals Cup competition have intensified training for the matches slated for next week. Head of the organizing team, Tony Pemu, told journalists on Wednesday that all the schools have their eyes on the final. He added that the players were highly motivated that the number 18

February 14, 2018 6:21 PM Writer Tope Delano Reacts To Chrisland School Statement

Recall that this morning, Chrisland School issued an official statement assuring parents of their children’s safety and accusing the press of being paid to tarnish their hard-earned image. To say that my entire being bleeds at the thought of this alleged heinous crime, will be an understatement. Hours ago, the nation was greeted with the news of a Chrisland 14

February 14, 2018 11:38 AM Chrisland School reacts to child rape story

The Chrisland School on Tuesday, sent emails to parents of their students, as the news of the defilement of a two-year and 11-month old female pupil, by the school’s supervisor went viral. The story captured courtroom proceedings on Monday of the trial of Adegboyega Adenekan, the school’s supervisor, who allegedly defiled the female pupil. However, the school 14

February 14, 2018 10:47 AM Bukola Saraki Reiterates Senate’s Commitment To Tackle Drug Abuse

President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has reiterated the resolve of the 8th Senate to tackle the menace of drug abuse in the country, even as he pledged that the Red Chamber will continue to ensure that women and children are respectfully treated both in the schools and work places. Saraki spoke yesterday when he received a delegation from the Federation 15

February 12, 2018 3:26 PM Fani-Kayode speaks on snake swallowing N36m in JAMB office

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Monday reacted to a report that a mysterious snake swallowed a whooping N36m from the office of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, in Benue State. The former Minister, who mocked the President Muhammadu Buhari’s government said, “Cowhari” has brought mysterious plague on Nigerians 18

February 9, 2018 8:22 AM Fani-Kayode blasts Southern, Middle Belt leaders for making Fulani rule Nigeria

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has hit at the Southern and the Middle Belt leaders, for always looking up to the North for leadership. In a series of tweets on Friday morning, Fani-Kayode suggested that this is the “source and foundation of our national malaise”. He tweeted: “At Nigeria’s independence in 1960, there were 41 secondary 16