African Women on Board (AWB) launches Gender Equity Certification in response to global abuse in the Legal and Private Sector

US ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Beth Leonard speaking at the formal launch of the African Women on Board (AWB) “Gender Equity Certification” and Safety in the Workplace Initiative said that one in every three female lawyers is sexually abused. The…

*Ogun wife hires hoodlums, plots husband’s kidnap over stinginess (Punch)*LAWMA MD vows to get rid of illegal dumpsites in Amuwo Odofin (Independent)

Ogun wife hires hoodlums, plots husband’s kidnap over stinginess (Punch) Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command on Monday arrested a housewife, Memunat Salaudeen, for allegedly hiring three men to kidnap her husband. The wife, who accused her husband of…

*3 die, others injured as Lagos transport unions clash (Sun)*Campus security: UNILAG gets 1,000 CCTV cameras (Vanguard)

3 die, others injured as Lagos transport unions clash (Sun) Three persons died while many others were  injured during a battle of supremacy between members of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) and National Union of Road Transport…

Chidinma pleads ‘not guilty’ to Super TV CEO Usifo Ataga’s murder

Chidinma Ojukwu, a 300-level Mass Communication student of the University of Lagos, who is alleged to be the murderer of the Super TV Chief Executive Officer, Usifo Ataga, has pleaded not guilty to the crime. The 22-year-old pleaded not guilty…

Professor Nduka Otiono donates books worth N382k to Nigerian universities

Nigerian Canadian professor of African Studies and English at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, Nduka Otiono, has donated books worth N382,000 to three Nigerian Universities: University of Ibadan (UI), University of Abuja (UNIABUJA), and University of Lagos (UNILAG).  Professor Otiono made…

COVID-19: UNILAG shuts student hostels indefinitely, suspend physical classes

The management of the University of Lagos has shut down the student hostels over reported cases of coronavirus on the campus. Also, the management also approved that lectures for the rest of the semester should be delivered virtually with effect…

COVID-19: Panic in UNILAG as medical centre confirms surge in patients

There was panic at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), yesterday, following claims that some students have contracted COVID-19, while authorities also confirmed there has been a recent increase in the number of persons within the university community, who have presented…

281 UNILAG graduates bag first class, says VC

University of Lagos, Akoka, will be producing 281 First Class graduates at its forthcoming 51st Convocation Ceremony, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe has said. Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday to intimate the press on the activities lined up…

*Epe community in Lagos State lives in fear of cultists (Vanguard)*UNILAG test-runs zero emission vehicle (Nation)*Family of late Super TV CEO threatens lawsuits over malicious reports (Tribune)

Epe community in Lagos State lives in fear of cultists (Vanguard) Epe residents on Sunday urged Lagos State government and security agencies to assist in ridding the area of cultists who regularly unleashed mayhem in the community. Speaking with the…

Don’t worsen our plight, family of Super TV CEO begs Nigerians

The family of Usifo Ataga, Super TV CEO, who was allegedly killed by a 300-level student of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), has broken its silence on the controversy. Chidinma Ojukwu, the suspect who has been blamed for his death,…

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