Twenty-Three Thousand Scramble For Placements, As Bayelsa CSC Begins Recruitment

By Ariwera Ibibo-Howells, Yenagoa Scores of thousands applicant have begun scrambling for job placements in the Bayelsa State civil service. Our medium gathered that the state governor in his guest to create employment opportunities for the unemployed in the state recently ordered the state civil service commission to begin the process of recruiting one thousand […]

International Youth Day:Nestlé Empowers Central,West African Youths

Dayo Emmanuel The power of youth, their resourcefulness and ingenuity are strong contributing factors to the development of economies around the world. However, the majority of young people lack economic opportunities, which unfortunately leads to high levels of youth unemployment, underutilized talents and skills. A publication by the African Development Bank on Jobs for Youth in […]

CEE-HOPE Celebrates Environmentalist Nnimmo Bassey At 60

—Commissions Makoko office Dayo Emmanuel A Lagos-based Non Governmental Organisation, Centre for Children’s Health Education, Orientation and Protection (CEE-HOPE), has honoured a foremost environmentalist, Rev. Nnimmo Bassey on his 60th birthday in Lagos. The event which held at the International Press Centre (IPC), Ogba, Lagos preceded an eventual commissioning of a community centre, office of […]

Akinwunmi Ambode

Akinwumi Ambode:Visionary Midwife Of An Emergent Smart City

Dr. Adulhakeem Abdulateef Exactly 16 days after the commemoration of the third year in office of his innovative and aggressively modernizing administration on May 29, 2018, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, celebrated his 55th birthday on June 14. As expected, there was widespread commendation and approbation from within and beyond Lagos State of […]

Atiku Abubakar

A New Nigeria Is Possible With President Atiku Abubakar, Our Modern Leviathan

Benjamin Ogueri Enwerem This beautiful and endowed landscape of diverse cultures, peoples, rigid contours of history, adventures and missed opportunities has really come to be, or not to be. The vicissitudes of war, political transitions, misrule and unending siege of poverty may have diminished and dampened our existence but our survival instincts and perseverance have […]

Akwa Ibom – Sustainable Development in Nigeria’s Prime Investment Destination

Udeme Etukeyen Seen from afar, Nigeria is one large African nation and the continent’s most robust economy, but within the powerhouse that Nigeria represents there are several engines that drive the economy. Best known is Lagos State, which includes Nigeria’s largest city and economic capital, but beyond there a less known success stories that merit […]

Group Seeks Partnership For Better Society

From Amos Okioma In its bid for a better society, a non – governmental  and non – Partisan Organization , under the aegis of the United Elites for grassroot Development Foundation ( UNEGRODEF ) said it is piqued with the myriads of factors that militate against societal development and therefore poised to partner with persons […]

The Unending Pains Of Female Genital Mutilation

The clamour for the control and the eradication of Female Genital Mutilation FGM) in Africa is still unlikely following the corruption and politics surrounding it.  FGM is an awkward cultural practice practiced by some African tribes performed on the girl child and women with hope to curtail their high sexual urge, promiscuity and to ensure easy […]