EXCLUSIVE: UNILAG Senate Members Vow To Fight Humiliation, Removal Of...

Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe. Some members of the University of Lagos Senate have berated Chairman of the Governing Council and Pro Chancellor, Dr Wale Babalakin, over the humiliation and removal of the institution’s Vice Chancellor, Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe. Ogundipe’s removal was announced on Wednesday after a council meeting at the National Universities Commission headquarters located on…

International Youth Day: Our Time Is Now By Ezra Ajiboye…

Today should be a day of Reflection; a day to look inwards. Not like other days. Today, we, as youth, in the, arguably, most endowed territory of the planet-Earth, must take time out to ponder why our many Blessings have little or no impact on our Development as a people.  Today, we must look beyond…

Make Assembly Complex safe for our sittings – Edo lawmakers…

By Bisi Olaniyi, Southsouth Bureau Chief The 17 All Progressives Congress (APC) Edo lawmakers have directed security chiefs to chase the hoodlums occupying the Assembly complex. One of the 17 lawmakers confided in The Nation this was one of the resolutions at the sitting on Wednesday. They mandated the Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), Zone…

Uber Chief: Law Could Idle Operations In California…

(FILES) In this file photo taken on September 22, 2017 A woman poses holding a smartphone showing the App for ride-sharing cab service Uber in London. Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP   Being forced to classify drivers as employees could temporarily idle Uber operations in its home state of California, the ride-sharing firm’s chief said Wednesday….

Back In India, A Proud Uncle And Aunt Admire Kamala...

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks during a hearing before Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee at Dirksen Senate Office Building August 6, 2020 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Alex Wong / POOL / AFP     Kamala Harris’s late mother left her native India in 1960, but half a world away from…

PSG Produce Late Comeback To Beat Atalanta And Reach Champions...

Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazilian forward Neymar reacts after missing to score a goal during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final football match between Atalanta and Paris Saint-Germain at the Luz Stadium in Lisbon on August 12, 2020. (Photo by RAFAEL MARCHANTE / POOL / AFP)   Paris Saint-Germain snatched a dramatic victory from the jaws of defeat…

Buhari Mourns Nigeria’s ‘Long Time Friend’, Walter Carrington…

President Muhammadu Buhar mourns former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington   President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington. The President in a tribute on Thursday evening described the late diplomat as Nigeria’s ‘Long Time Friend’ who was courageous. He said the late Carrington “openly supported the…

Former US Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington Is Dead…

BEVERLY HILLS, August 12, (THEWILL) – Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Walter ‘Omowale’ Carrington, is dead. He died on Tuesday in the United States. He was aged 90. His death was confirmed by his wife, Dr. Arese, in a short statement on Wednesday. She wrote: “It is with a heavy and broken heart but…

Former US Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington Is Dead…

BEVERLY HILLS, August 12, (THEWILL) – Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Walter ‘Omowale’ Carrington, is dead. He died on Tuesday in the United States. He was aged 90. His death was confirmed by his wife, Dr. Arese, in a short statement on Wednesday. She wrote: “It is with a heavy and broken heart but…

Former US Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington Is Dead…

BEVERLY HILLS, August 12, (THEWILL) – Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Walter ‘Omowale’ Carrington, is dead. He died on Tuesday in the United States. He was aged 90. His death was confirmed by his wife, Dr. Arese, in a short statement on Wednesday. She wrote: “It is with a heavy and broken heart but…

LAGOS MARKS INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY…

… Tasks youths on “Greater Lagos” vision The Lagos State Government on Wednesday celebrated the “International Youth Week Day” with a call on youths to key into the vision of a “Greater Lagos” being championed by the administration of Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu. Addressing a group of youths at the Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja…