SPONSOREDThe National Mentorship Movement and the Mail & Guardian hosted a webinar dialogue with Dr Jong-Dae Park, ambassador of the Republic of Korea to South Africa, together with Dr Martyn Davies, Deloitte managing director for emerging markets & Africa and dean of the Deloitte Alchemy School of Management. The webinar was facilitated by Michael Avery, anchor of Classic...
Beauty they say lies in the eyes of the beholder and of a fact, not every woman is beautiful from where I stand.Some people are naturally gifted with beauty and one such is Nollywood queen Genevieve Nnaji.(VIDEO) See What Davido’s Daughter, Imade And Tiwa Savage’s Son, Jamil Did Together That Has Got Nigerians TalkingGenevieve Nnaji, an actress and...
Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State on Tuesday requested the State House of Assembly to approve N17 billion loan to finance critical development projects across the state, especially in view of COVID-19. Mr Fintiri in three sperate letters to the assembly sought approval to enable the executive to obtain the loans from two commercial banks as well as the...
An appeal against the Khosa judgment on police brutality seems imminent after Police Minister Bheki Cele tried to do a deal with the Khosa family through their lawyers — asking them to abandon a crucial part of the court order in exchange for an expedited appeal process. The suggestion was angrily declined.“Our clients are outraged that you would...
The Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna, has tried and found guilty 14 cadets on various offences, including examination malpractices, indiscipline and other acts of misconduct.The NDA, established in February 1964, is a degree awarding military institution offering undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.The report gathered on Tuesday has it that 13 cadets were dismissed while one was demoted from the...
When we were told a work colleague had tested positive for Covid-19, I froze. You only enter the true hell that is this pandemic once you know someone who has been infected with this virus. This is not to say that we lack the imaginative capacity as humans to empathise deeply with people we do not know, but...
Chairperson of the Women’s premier league committee in Ghana Madam Hillary Boateng, claims female Footballers as many are being impregnated as result of the coronavirus pandemic.Boateng, who was explaining the some of the challenges facing female Footballers since the outbreak of the virus, said that many of the female clubs have not put themselves in positions that will...
Folashade Diya, the wife of a retired lieutenant general, Oladipo Diya, is dead. The death was confirmed in a statement by Femi Adesina, spokesperson to President Muhammadu Buhari. “President Muhammadu Buhari commiserates with former Chief of General Staff, Lt. Gen. Oladipo Diya, over the passing of his wife, Chief Deborah Folashade Diya, praying that the almighty God will comfort the...
The Federal Government has slashed the salaries of airport workers in the country, The PUNCH reports..In a circular to staff dated May 19, 2020, the Management of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria said the reduction in salaries is due to airport closures occasioned by the coronavirus pandemic..The memo signed by FAAN General Manager, Administration, M.D. Musa, read,...
Nigerian Rapper, IllblissPopular Nigerian rapper, Illbliss has come out to lament at the negative side of mankind. Speaking via his official Twitter handle on Wednesday, 20th May, the singer opined that mankind propagates hate and also an ingrate.He added that mankind can never be satisfied and are...