The National Examination Council (NECO) has released the 2022 Secondary School Certificate Examination(SSCE). It also blacklisted 29 supervisors for alleged involvement in various malpractice offenses during the just concluded examinations. NECO Registrar/Chief Executive Officer, Professor Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi who announced the result on Thursday at the NECO Headquarters in Minna, said that four schools were recommended for de-recognition for two years due to their involvement in mass cheating. He said students who made five credits…

Udie Ugwuaye Gift, the twin sister of Blessing Kona Udie, who was brutally murdered in Abuja has taken to Facebook to mourn her.   LIB reported that Blessing, a 400-level Microbiology student of the University of Cross River State, UNICROSS, and three other victims including musician Chop Boii, were hacked to death by unknown assailants in a residence in Gwarimpa area of the nation’s capital on Tuesday, September 27.    “It is very hard to believe you are no…

Nigeria’s Digital and Telecommunications services provider, Globacom, has announced the appointment of the current African, Commonwealth and World Champion in the 100m hurdles, Tobi Amusan, as its latest Brand Ambassador. She was unveiled to the media at a ceremony held on Thursday September 29, 2022 at the company’s headquarters, Mike Adenuga Towers, in Victoria Island, Lagos.     Tobi became the first Nigerian world champion in an athletic event when she won the gold medal in the100 metres hurdles event at the 2022 World Athletics…

CABINET has approved in principle the introduction of a Bill in Parliament to repeal and replace the Penal Code Act, No. 42 of 1930.This is in order to revise the law relating to criminal liability and provide the corresponding penalties.In a statement on decisions made by Cabinet, Minister of Information and Media Chushi Kasanda said currently, the Penal Code is not comprehensive as certain offences are provided in other existing pieces of legislation and have…

One of the four persons brutally murdered in Abuja has been identified as Blessing Kona Udie, a 400-level Microbiology student of the University of Cross River State, UNICROSS.    The undergraduate and three others including a musician Chop Boii, were hacked to death by unknown assailants in a residence in Gwarimpa area of Abuja, the nation’s capital on Tuesday, September 27, 2022.      Blessing was said to have been in the wrong place at the…

Essence magazine, a leading platform that celebrates black excellence and prioritizes stories of exceptional women across multi-racial backgrounds has paid homage to African royalty in an exclusive interview with the wife of the Olu of Warri, Olori Atuwatse III.     A voice for women of color and an inspirational platform transforming the general  perception of black women in the United States and across the globe, Essence magazine  spotlights women who are consistently turning the…

In an interview with Elozonam alongside Groovy and Sheggz, Hermes said that before he entered into the house, he was already in a relationship with two women, and would want to honor it. He then said that what he had with Allysyn was absolutely ‘out of character’, and when the reality TV show host, Ebuka, asked him if a relationship was going to happen, he told him it won’t as he had made a promise…

The death penalty remains a controversial subject matter globally. Many countries around the world continue to mete out this ancient form of punishment to persons convicted by the court as criminals. However, the United Nations and many human rights organisations worldwide have embarked on an elongated campaign against the sustained usage of this punishment and called for its abolition worldwide. According to the critics of the death penalty, the punishment is inhumane, violates human rights,…

The presidential candidates for the 2023 presidential election converged in Abuja today September 29, to sign a peace accord.   This is coming a day after the electoral commission INEC, granted approval to political bodies to begin campaigning for the elections.   Speaking at the peace accord signing ceremony, the Chairman of the National Peace Committee and former military head of state, Abdusalami Abubakar, appealed to the 18 political parties, their presidential candidates, and spokespersons to commit…