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Africa, World Risk ‘Generational Catastrophe’ on Education, UN cautions
Africa, World Risk ‘Generational Catastr...

Africa, World Risk ‘Generational Catastrophe’ on Education, UN cautions

The United Nations (UN) cautions that Africa and the rest of the world could witness a “generational catastrophe” due to the closure of schools around the world amid the COVID-19 scare. This was disclosed by U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in a communique. Reports suggest as at... read more »

Napoli Completes Club Record €50m Deal for Nigerian Striker Osimhen from Lille
Napoli Completes Club Record €50m Deal f...

Napoli Completes Club Record €50m Deal for Nigerian Striker Osimhen from Li...

Napoli has completed the club record signing of Nigerian striker, Victor Osimhen from Ligue 1 side, Lille. Osimhen who bagged 18 goals in 38 appearanced for Lille in the just concluded 2019-20 season joins Napoli for a club record €50 million (£45m/$59m) fee. Speculations had linked the forward... read more »

Ogun plans August 14 Worship Centres Reopening, Schools to Resume August 4
Ogun plans August 14 Worship Centres Reo...

Ogun plans August 14 Worship Centres Reopening, Schools to Resume August 4

The Ogun state Government plans a conditional approval for reopening of places of worship  across the state from August 14, 2020 in absolute compliance to COVID-19 safety guidelines. The state government also disclosed that schools will resume August 4,  for students preparing for the recently... read more »

FG Announces Dates for NECO, NABTEB, National Common Entrance Examinations
FG Announces Dates for NECO, NABTEB, Nat...

FG Announces Dates for NECO, NABTEB, National Common Entrance Examinations

The Federal Government of Nigeria has said that the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) organised by the National Examination Council (NECO) will start on October 5 and end on November 18, 2020. Ben Bem Goong, Director of press and public relations, Ministry of Education... read more »

Security: Family and Friends Mourn as Father of Two is Killed by a Stray Bullet in Lagos
Security: Family and Friends Mourn as Fa...

Security: Family and Friends Mourn as Father of Two is Killed by a Stray Bu...

Family and friends of Patrick Stephen were on July 10th 2020 shocked by the untimely death of their son, husband, brother and friend. The ever jovial and vibrant youngman was caught by a stray bullet fired during an attempt by armed robbers to rob a bullion van at Ajah in Lagos. What is most sad is... read more »

Lagos Flags Off Skills Acquisition Program To Train 10,000 Girls In Furniture Upholstery

Lagos Flags Off Skills Acquisition Program To Train 10,000 Girls In Furniture Upholstery

…Reiterates Sanwo-Olu’s Commitment To Empower Women, Youths The Lagos State Government on Thursday reiterated the unwavering commitment of the administration of Governor... read more »

Lagos Sports Summer Camp Holds from August 31

Lagos Sports Summer Camp Holds from August 31

The Lagos State maiden multi-sports camp for children between ages 9 and 16, tagged “Lagos Sports Summer Camp”, will kick-off at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos on... read more »

National Youth Games: LSSC Conducts Screening for Athletes

National Youth Games: LSSC Conducts Screening for Athletes

The Lagos State Sports Commission, LSSC, has conducted screening for all Athletes who will represent the State at the forthcoming Fifth National Youth Games holding in Ilorin, Kwara State... read more »

Over 25,000 Candidates Register on Ogun State Job Portal

Over 25,000 Candidates Register on Ogun State’s Job Portal

The Ogun State government  has said over 25,000 unemployed youths have registered with the state Job Portal opened last week Thursday. Mr Mr Lekan Olude, Special Adviser to Governor Dapo,... read more »

Ogun Job Portal: Students' Association Applauds Governor Abiodun

Ogun Job Portal: Students’ Association Applauds Governor Ab...

The National Association of Ogun State Students (NAOSS) on Thursday has applauded the State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, for launching a portal to provide job opportunities for youths. This contained in a... read more »