The whistle-blowing campaign has landed at the doors of our Ivory Towers. I am sure that many Vice Chancellors and former Vice Chancellors will be pissing their pants now. Reports have it that numerous branches of our student unions have moved to ensure that corrupt university officials are brought to book. In a statement released to … More Whistle-blowing: NANS to expose corrupt VCs.
Yesterday, Nigerians were shocked by the news of a young medical doctor identified as Orji who committed suicide by jumping into the Adekunle end of the Lagos lagoon. Reports had it that the man who was riding in an SUV finished a telephone call and abruptly instructed his driver to park the vehicle. Before anyone … More No suicide note for depression.
“We believed in the shelter of America, and the compassion of America, and the opportunity of America. We came, and we became Americans.” ~ Enda Kenny Talk about Irish mojo and the Taoiseach Enda Kenny comes to mind. The Irish Prime Minister who was a guest at the White House in line with a long … More Irish PM reminds Trump that immigrants built America.
It is still baffling to many including yours truly how different parts of the UK have varying abortion laws. Vulnerable women will be left to “suffer in silence and fear” following While abortion is illegal other parts of the UK since 1967 it remains illegal in Northern Ireland. The police recently raided locations in Belfast … More Abortion is here to stay.
Are you aware there are many ways to fund your education? Well here is one. The Jim Ovia Scholarship offers about 100 funding opportunities annually. Founded in 1998 by former Zenith Bank CEO Jim Ovia, it provides financial aid to outstanding Nigeria students. Successful applicants are funded for the duration of their undergraduate program. The … More Scholarship from Jim Ovia foundation.
The world’s heaviest woman who weighs an incredible 500kg has had surgery to reduce her weight by 100kg Indian doctors said on Thursday, March 9th, 2017. The Egyptian lady Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty who reportedly had not left her house in Egypt in over 20 years successfully underwent bariatric surgery in Mumbai last month. Bariatric … More At 500kg world’s heaviest woman loses 100kg from surgery.
Listening to Red FM Cork has become a habit every morning. This morning the hot topic was the Lord Mayor’s impending visit to the White House for this year’s St. Patrick’s day celebration. The budget is €3,000 and he ‘ll be staying in a 3-star hotel. The vehicle was provided free by perhaps the Irish … More Different strokes for different folks.
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will be going home soon. The public prosecutor ruled on Monday that the ailing 88yr old who was overthrown as president of Egypt in the 2011 uprising will be allowed to go home from the military hospital where is being detained. Speaking on the issue his lawyer Farid El Deeb … More Mubarak free to go home.
This is good, in fact too good to be true. You can now recharge your electricity source for as low as N200 per day via your mobile phone. The cable reports that MTN Nigeria in collaboration with Nova-Lumos has introduced mobile electricity, a service where you can have power-on-demand and pay as low as N200 … More Electricity for N200/day from your phone.