Social Issues

Social Issues

Social issues and News surrounding Nigeria

NUPENG has said it will go on a solidarity strike with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), if the Federal Government does not comply with the agreement it signed with the lecturers’ union. The Union accused the government of being insensitive to the plight of Nigerians. NUPENG’s National President...
The presidency has responded to former president Obasanjo's letter to President Jonathan where he accused the current president of taking actions calculated at destroying Nigeria. See the State House press release below... We have noted the publication on several websites today of a letter recently written by Chief Olusegun Obasanjo...
Cameroonian Soldiers Kill 6 Nigerian in Bakassi
Heavy gun battle happened in Kukawa before the Nigerian army and Civilian volunteer patriots moved up north to retake Baga in Borno State where over 2500 defenseless civilians were killed by Boko Haram in January, 2015. Video shows the recapture of Kukawa on March 2nd. Watch the heavy gun battle. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YXntjE2zGDc
Report reaching us confirmed a suicide bomb in the north Nigeria city of Kaduna killed at least 25 people, in what appeared to be an assassination attempt targeting a cleric who has criticised Boko Haram, police said. "We have recorded a blast which is apparently a suicide blast targeting...

Nigerian Heroes

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Yes this is inspired by CNN heroes. Too often we spend time focusing the negative aspects of our country and not as much time on the positive and the positive things people are doing. There are a lot of selfless people, organizations, etc that bend their backs for the development of Nigerians as...
Read press statement here: President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the following appointments: Engr. Babachir David Lawal – Secretary to the Government of the Federation Alhaji Abba Kyari – Chief of Staff to the President Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (rtd.) – Comptroller-General, Nigerian Customs Service Mr. Kure Martin Abeshi – Comptroller-General, Nigerian Immigration Service Senator Ita...
A twitter user yesterday shared photos of LASTMA official being beaten by workers in an area in Ikorodu, Lagos state. He said the LASTMA official was trying to arrest a man who he said broke traffic rules, but the driver refused to stop and quickly drove into the premises...
Men of God, are they still existing or did they all end with the great men in the Bible? Seen a lot of things lately and experienced them first hand. I know some Christian Fanatics will be raining curses on me by the time I'm done but hey thou...
The Senate mark the end of the 7th Senate Assembly today. At the session the Majority leader, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba said out of the 591 bills brought before them in the last 4 years, only 123 bills were passed. In his remark, the Senate President, Senator David Mark said he...
There have been rumors that the president ordered the Department of State Sevice, DSS, to arrest his wife’s younger brother, Musa Yola, over suspicion of fraud. In an interview with premium times, presidential spokesperson Garba Shehu, reacted to these rumors saying; “It is definitely not true, there is no iota of...
Time Magazine citation on Obiageli Ezekwesili: “We need to remember that these girls are undergoing psychological and maybe physical torture. So I love that the campaign says, “Bring back our girls,” and not “Bring back my child.” Everybody is in unison with the parents and the relatives. Everyone is feeling their...
The deputy governor of Enugu State, Sunday Onyebuchi has been impeached and guess why? For running a poultry farm from the government house. You read that right... Pretty much selling chickens from the government house. I guess that's not totally a bad thing when you think of it. According to...
News by Saharareporters. Former Governor Peter Obi of Anambra State has handed car gifts to key senators, including Senate President David Mark, in order to ease his path to appointment as Nigeria’s new Aviation Minister. President Goodluck Jonathan has promised the post of Aviation Minister to Mr. Obi who in mid-March...
Just less than a week after 4 Nigerians were executed on drug related charges, another reports has it that there are at least 11 Nigerians currently on death row in Indonesia for various drug-related offenses. This is according to a report by The Citizen Online. In addition to the...
I have thought and thought about what to call my write-up, but I couldn’t think of a very catchy title that will make everyone run to the site to read it. I guess I’ll just call it what it is…A LITTLE NOTE BEFORE YOU VOTE. This election season has been...
I agree that the 90's had a great impact on today's music, but only as a reference. The music industry ever since has evolved. On today's show, the panellist find "Kel" guilty of not evolving. Find out more Songs reviewed this week 1) Olamide feat. Davido - Panumo 2) Banky W -  Yes /No 3)Tunde...

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