I almost got killed by a train – Gbubemi Atimomo

…reflections on the lack of safety precautions along our train tracks I was confronted by my mortality a couple of days ago. It was a regular day: nothing unusual had happened to make me suspect I would experience a potentially…

Fellow Nigerians, If You Think You Are Safe, Think Again – Gbubemi Atimomo

…Musing on what can be done to secure our community and national safety On the evening of 7 July 2014, whilst slaving over my master’s dissertation at The Forum Library of the University of Essex, Southend, UK, a young man…

Go out and vote! – Buhari urges Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all eligible voters in Nigeria to “go out vote” so that we can “better perfect our democracy.” The president also assured foreign observers and monitors of their safety. He made these comments in an…

9 years ago, my husband killed our son and you say I should forgive. Haba.

I remember our son, David. He would have been 18 years old today. But you see, we lost David due to his father’s negligence. It’s the reason I moved out of the house with the rest of our children. It’s…

Safety and security tips for the festive season

The festive season, especially the end of the year/the new year is always a time to look forward to. It is a time of merriment, holidaying, family picnics and all sorts. But unfortunately, it is also a time when crime…

*Lagos community assures residents of safety (Guardian)* Lagos Assembly holds public hearing on land tax (Punch)

THISISLAGOS MIDDAY NEWS UPDATE MARCH 25, 2018 Lagos community assures residents of safety (Guardian) A community leader in Igbo-Efon, Eti-Osa Local Government of Lagos State, Chief Atiku Abogun, has appealed to residents and property owners in the area not to…

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