Arts & Entertainments

Agenda for funding and relevance of private universities

Title: Private University Education in Nigeria: Case Studies in Relevance Author: Peter A. Okebukola   Publishers: Okebukola Science Foundation/ Sterling Publishers. Pages: 161 Published: April, 2017 Reviewer: Chido B. Nwakanma     Private universities are the future of higher education in Nigeria. Twenty years after the first three private universities took off, universities in the […]

Arts & Entertainments

Contemporary enslavement, implication for Africa’s Development

Recently, the Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization (CBAAC) hosted virtual public lecture (4Webinar) as part of activities in commemoration of the 2020 UNESCO International Day for Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition.   Commemorated on 23 August each year, the International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and […]

Business

Port activities face challenges despite FG’s measures

Notwithstanding measures introduced to address challenges at the port, the impact of coronavirus pandemic and imposition of surcharges by foreign liners have continued to affect the maritime industry, BAYO AKOMOLAFE reports   The maritime industry is yet to feel the impact of new decisions aimed at sustaining the port economy for the next one year […]

News

Nasarawa distributes relief materials to flood victims

IA Nasarawa State government yesterday distributed assorted food items as relief materials to the recent flood victims in some parts of the state.   The items, in 44 trucks, included 600 bags of grains, bundles of mattresses, blankets, mosquito nets, cooking utensils and building materials, among other items. Executive Secretary, Nasarawa State Emergency Management Agency […]

Sports

Ekpo, Garba hail Eagles’ squad for CIV, Tunisia ties

Ex-Eaglets coach shoots down Tijani inclusion Why we organized friendlies– Pinnick   Super Eagles have been placed on the path of greatness with the list of players released by the technical crew for the friendly matches against Cote d’Ivoire and Tunisia slated for later in the month, according to ex-internationals Friday Ekpo and Manu Garba. […]