Heart and Kidney

The Day I Lost My ‘Heart’ and ‘Kidney’

The Day I Lost My ‘Heart’ and ‘Kidney’ By Balogun Muhammed Jamiu However, it is amazing to figure out that heart comes before kidney just as the letter “H” comes before the letter “K.” I could not think of a better caption for this piece, and to express the glorious catastrophic and mind-blowing event that leads […]

UNICEF’s Mobile Platform For Young Nigerians Reaches 3 Million Responders 

Bayo Akinloye U-Report, UNICEF’s unique social media platform to engage with communities on issues that affect them, surpassed three million registered responders in Nigeria today. According to a statement by the organisation, U-Report uses simple SMS messages and social media to reach communities around the country and provides an opportunity for young Nigerians to share […]

Trusted Associates Gave Me Fake NYSC Certificate, Says Adeosun

—As Presidency Confirms Resignation Tayo Olanipekun The Presidency said it has accepted the resignation of the Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, and that the Minister of State Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, has been appointed to oversee the Ministry of Finance with effect from today. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, […]

BREAKING: Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun Resigns

Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, has resigned. According to Daily Trust,sources close to her said she relinquished her position to protect President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 return to Presidency. It is not clear when she submitted her resignation letter. According to the newspaper’s source, the resignation followed the allegation of not serving the compulsory National Youth […]

A cross-section Youth Corpers

95% Of NYSC Members’ Death Caused By Road Accident–DG

The National Youth Service Corp says 95 per cent of deaths recorded by serving Corps members is due to road accidents. Brig. Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, the Director General of NYSC, said this while addressing corps members observing their orientation camp course in Katsina on Monday. “Several serving corps members have been embarking on unnecessary journeys […]

Flag-off the NYSC Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers in Lagos…Pix

Photo Caption: Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode (3rd left) supported by NYSC State Coordinator, Prince Mohammed Momoh (L); Chairman LAHA House Committee on Health, Hon. Olusegun Olulade (2nd right); and APC Southwest Women Leader, Chief (Mrs.) Kemi Nelson (r), to cut the ribbon to flag-off the NYSC Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers in […]

GE Partners LASTVEB to Train Students in Advanced Manufacturing

GE (NYSE: GE) (www.GE.com), the world’s Digital Industrial Company has announced a skill development partnership programme involving its GE Lagos Garage, the Lagos State Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment (https://WealthCreation.lagosstate.gov.ng) and the Lagos State Technical and Vocational Education Board (LASTVEB) (http://LASTVEB.com.ng) aimed at developing the skills of students in the State in advanced manufacturing. […]

A cross-section Youth Corpers

FG approves enrolment of NYSC members into NHIS

  The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the enrolment of members of the National Youth Service Corps Scheme into the National Health Insurance Scheme to guarantee them access to quality healthcare services. The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, stated this when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the meeting which […]

North is now safe for NYSC Scheme Director General tells corps members

Olabode Adaramola The Director General, National Youth Service Corps, (N Y S C) Brig.  Gen. Suleiman Kazure has implored Corps members to stop seeking for relocation from the north adding that the north is now safe and no longer volatile. According to him, more than 50 per cent of Corps members sent to the north usually […]