Wednesday, August 21, 2019
A trigger happy personnel of the Nigerian Civil Defence and Security Corps yesterday allegedly shot and killed a 100 level student of the State own Niger Delta University, Ammassoma in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. The deceased...
As the Nation awaits the celebration of Eid-El-Kabir tomorrow, the Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria call on Muslims to imbibe the lessons of the Festival. The lessons are fulfillment of promise to God and fellow-human-beings, submission to the...
In the early hours of today, a group of drivers blocked the Kaduna-Abuja Road to protest the killing of their colleague by a policeman. The loss of life is deeply regretted. The Kaduna State Government commiserates with the family...
Former Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Maurice Iwu, who was charged with an alleged fraud of N1.23bn, has been admitted to bail in the sum of N1bn with two sureties in like sum. Justice Chuka Obiozor said, in his ruling...
The Managing Director/Editor-in-Chief of The Sun Newspaper, Mr. Eric Osagie, has resigned his appointment. He resigned on Thursday (today) following expiration of his term.
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has agreed to allocate land for the establishment of the proposed Federal Fire Training School and regional office for the north central to be sighted in Ilorin, the state capital. AbdulRazaq also said additional fire...
African Union Economic, Social, Cultural Council, AU ECOSOCC, Nigeria chapter has counselled the federal government on proper engagement of all stakeholders on the process of ratifying the recently signed African Continental Free Trade Agreement, AfCFTA with a view to ensuring...
National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON has completed the airlift of pilgrims for this year's holy pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. Chairman of the commission, Barrister Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammad disclosed this in a statement issued last night by the Head of Public Affairs,...
This is to inform the public that the Department of State Services (DSS) has received the order granting Ibrahim EL-ZAKZAKY leave to travel to India for medical treatment. Consequently, the Service is liaising with relevant stakeholders to ensure compliance. Conformity...

MTA: A Phenomenon @60

By Ahmed, 'Lanre Abdullateef In his magnum opus, Many Colours Make The Thunder King, a cerebral African writer, Femi Osofisan, seems to have in mind Mohammed Tunde Akanbi, apart from the real protagonist, who happens to be Shango, a deity...