NATIONAL AWARD: WHY CHINUA ACHEBE, TENI’S REACTION TO THE AWARD

Chinua Achebe I still can't forget Chinua Achebe's reaction to the National award, most recently Teni's reaction to the national award. Also reminds me of Chief Gani Fawehinmi, who equally rejected a similar award. While some may add Aljahi Gidado Idris, others may not want to as his reason for rejecting the award is a …

THE DOOM OF INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT RESUMPTION IN NIGERIA

Image of an empty Nigerian airport The overall body governing flights in Nigeria, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, that had initially promised resumption of international flights on the 29th day of August, 2020; has now postponed the resumption to Saturday, September 5th, 2020. The body which gave protocols for passengers, especially one involving passengers returning …

TWO REPORTEDLY DEAD IN LAGOS HELICOPTER CRASH

....as man reminds of his warning on airplane disaster A helicopter with registration number 5NBQW crashed into a residential building at Opebi area of Ikeja, Lagos. The helicopter which is owned by Quorom Aviation, is a privately operated helicopter that had commenced charter services late 2018, after obtaining its operating license from the Nigerian Civil …

STUDENT, 22, ARRESTED BY FORMER PRESIDENT, FINALLY RELEASED.

(L-R) Babatunde Olushola, Omoyele Sowore Babatunde Olushola, 22, a final year Chemical Engineering student of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso, was detained in police custody for allegedly setting up a Twitter parody account of former President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan. A parody account is an account that imitates another work or performance with ridicule or irony. …