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Graduate Who Sells Food With A Wheelbarrow Reveals She Makes More Than Paidwork

 A Nigerian graduate who sells meals on a wheelbarrow, revealed she makes greater than wage earners as she recalled the challenges she confronted when she started her enterprise.  Jossy Otu disclosed that she is married to a lawyer and additional said that she determined to create a job for herself as she could not get one. According to her, she was ashamed the primary day she began off the enterprise, however went on to make a revenue of N150ok in two months.  She wrote;  “Hello, that is me. I promote meals on a wheelbarrow, sure I went to high school, married to a lawyer, however some will say y r u doing this? Some even mentioned u r stunning to be promoting meals in a wheelbarrow? I laughed, see when God wish to bless you he takes you out of your self consolation zone, am not ash...

US denies having a hand in Zakzaki controversial treatment in India

The United States (US) has described as baseless the allegation raised by the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) that it colluded with the federal authorities to disrupt the treatment of their chief in India. IMN chief Ibrahim El-Zakzaky travelled to India to obtain medical care as ordered by a Kaduna High Court. But he has since returned to Nigeria with out receiving any medical treatment following what the Federal Government described as antics by the IMN chief to embarrass the the nation. The group on Wednesday quoted a supply as saying that earlier than the sheikh Zakzaky’s arrival at New Delhi’s Madental Hospital, officers from American Embassy in India had “threatened” the hospital’s administration to not admit the clergyman. “Even as the doctors were enthusiastically waiting to recei...

Northern Youth gives full backing to Tinubu ahead of 2023, Attack Elrufai over zooning comment

Northern youths beneath the auspices of United Northern Youth and Students (UNYS) have endorsed former Lagos State governor and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, for Presidency in 2023. The group additionally condemned the decision by Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai for the abolition of energy rotation within the nation. Coordinator of the youth group, Comrade Jabir Maiturare, who addressed a press convention in Kaduna on Friday, stated Tinubu has contributed immensely to the North politically, notably his coordination of the South West for an awesome help that introduced concerning the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 in addition to his re-election in 2019. Maiturare stated: “Let it’s recognized that Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu h...

Respect Nigerian Unity–Lawan

WITH a promise that the Ninth Senate will work for the nation’s progress, Senate President Ahmad Lawan yesterday cautioned Nigerians towards compromising unity. He described the structure of related parliamentary committees as an indication of National Assembly’s preparedness to work for the nation’s progress. The Senate President pressured the significance of unity to nationwide improvement and cohesion. Lawan spoke yesterday on the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on his return from pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. He was obtained by Senators Barau Jibrin, Michael Opeyemi Bamidele and his Deputy Chief of Staff Mohammed Karage. Lawan stated: “Nigerians should thank God that we are still together. As such, we should work to ensure that the unity of this country is not compromised.” ...

Rooftop raiders will no longer be acceptable nor tolerated–Nigerian Railway Commision

The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) yesterday warned rooftop riders in opposition to endangering their lives. The company stated it might no longer deal with the offence with levity. NRC’s Lagos District Manager Jerry Oche instructed the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the company was not happy with the speed miscreants trip on high of shifting trains. He stated: “We are usually not encouraging anyone to hitch the prepare in any respect value; it isn’t the final resort. “I would like you to be my clients, however I will not need you to hazard your life due to a prepare. If you’re injured or lifeless, the society and your loved ones will undergo the loss. “The train is the cheapest means of transportation, and it is the fastest in Lagos State, as far as traffic is concerned....

Nigerian migrant in Germany to be deported

Barring any last-minute change in plans, a contemporary batch of Nigerian migrants in Germany will be repatriated again to the nation on Monday. The deportees, whose quantity couldn’t be ascertained at press time, The Nation learnt, will depart Frankfurt Airport at eight am and arrive the Murtala Mohammed International Airport between 2pm and 3pm. The deportation, if finally carried out, will be the third in an area of two months by the German authorities. Two batches of Nigerians had been deported from the European nation final month. The Co-ordination Activist for Network Refugees 4Refugees, a political platform for refugees/migrant self-organisation primarily based in Stuttgart, Germany, Rex Osa, disclosed this in a chat with our correspondent. Osa mentioned: “The flight will be f...

UNILAG attracted N5billion for research

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) was in a position to appeal to as much as N5 billion in research previously one yr, a lecturer within the college has mentioned. Speaking throughout a press convention forward of the establishment’s 14th Annual Research Conference and Fair developing August 21 to 23, Chairman of the Abstract Sub-Committee, Dr Diran Akinleye, mentioned the grants, which got here from principally overseas sources had helped enhance the establishment’s worldwide rating to first in Nigeria and 12th in Africa. “In the final one yr, the college has attracted about N5 billion in exterior research funding. This is why, amongst different causes, for the time being the University of Lagos is ranked the most effective in Nigeria and 12th greatest in Africa, in keeping with Times Highe...

Strategies Ex Governor of Zamfara used in looting and siphoning Zamfara dry–ICPC

The Independent Corrupt Practices and othe associated offences Commission (ICPC) has disclosed findings from its preliminary investigation of allegations of cash laundering and diversion of public funds in opposition to the rapid governor of Zamfara State, Abdulazeez Abubakar Yari. The ICPC, in paperwork filed earlier than the Federal High Court, Abuja gave particulars from the report of its interim investigation of Yari’s asset declaration earlier than the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB and accounts linked to him in two banks – Zenith and Polaris banks. The company, whereas accusing Yari of not being truthful in his property declaration, claimed that the ex-governor diverted Zamfara State’s funds, utilizing some corporations in which he allegedly has curiosity – Kayatawa Nigeria Limited and ...

Gombe to welcome 1,400 newly deploy corp members

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has deployed 1,400 corps members to Gombe State for the 2019 Batch B Stream II orientation course. Mr David Markson, the NYSC State Coordinator, disclosed this in an announcement signed by Margaret Dakama, Head of the Public Relations unit of the corps within the state on Friday in Gombe. Markson stated the orientation course on the NYSC short-term orientation camp, Science Technical College Amada, KM 21 Gombe – Bauchi Highway, would final for 3 weeks. According to him, registration and documentation of the possible corps members will begin on the camp on Aug. 20 and final until midnight of Wednesday, Aug. 21. “Prospective corps members are therefore expected to report to camp on time before the portal closes,” he stated Markson added that swearing-i...

Refuse to report to camp and risk being sent to jail–NYSC DG

The Director-General National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-General Shauibu Ibrahim, has warned that any potential corps member that report for registration at any of it’s Orientation Camps throughout the nation with pretend paperwork might be arrested and handed over to the regulation enforcement brokers for prosecution. The assertion signed by the Director Press and Public Relations, Adenike Adeyemi, quoted that the Director-General gave the warning on Friday whereas addressing the workers of the National Directorate Headquarters prepared to take part within the Orientation Exercise. He additional urged all registration officers to Director-General who gave this warning on Friday in vigilant and be certain that no unqualified particular person is registered on the Orientation Camps. “...

Kaduna to receive 1,600 corp members for orientation course

1,600 2019 Batch ‘B’ (stream II) potential corps members deployed to Kaduna State by the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) are anticipated to start the orientation course on the Black Gold everlasting orientation camp positioned at kilometer 16, Sabon Gaya, Kaduna-Abuja freeway. Orientation course is the primary of 4 cardinal aims of NYSC. Others are place of major task, group growth service and passing out parade. The Scheme in a press release signed by its Assistant Director, Press and Public Relations in Kaduna, Sam Nkwopara, famous that, Governor Nasir El-Rufai is billed to declare the orientation open in Thursday, August 22. The assertion learn partly, “Here in Kaduna State, one thousand, 600 (1,600) potential corps members are anticipated to participate within the induction program...

ECOWAS free movement and why Nigeria should pull out-Sale Bayari

National President Gan Allah Fulani Development Association, Alhaji Sale Bayari, has mentioned the free movement protocol among the many nations that type the Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS) has been unfavorable impacts on nationwide safety of Nigeria. The free movement protocol, in line with him, has allowed individuals of questionable characters from different nations to achieve entrance into Nigeria and they’ve been inflicting safety challenges, therefore the must for the Federal Government to evaluate her place and pull-out of the ECOWAS free movement protocol. Bayari disclosed this when he addressed newsmen on the Oyo State Correspondents’ Chapel of Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) on the proposed anti-open grazing invoice within the state, which has handed ...