Home Saturday, April 30, 2016 Social Bookmark This :
 

Browse Zones

RSS Syndication
RSS Feed

Browse Archives

Skip Navigation Links.

71 Articles Found
Page 1 of 2

Orlando Owoh Goes Home
Friday, January 09, 2009
By Ayodele Lawal

Kennery music creator and popular highlife musician, Oladipupo Owomoyela, a.k.a. Dr. Orlando Owoh, was, today, buried at his Agege, Lagos, home, as he directed before his death.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Orlando Owoh For Burial On Friday
Wednesday, January 07, 2009
By Ayodele Lawal

The remains of the late Dr. Orlando Owoh, highlife maestro, who died last year, will be buried this Friday.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Gunmen kill NYSC member at viewing centre
Sunday, December 14, 2008
By Emmanuel Obe, Awka

The peace of Awka, the Anambra State capital, was shattered on Saturday night when two young men walked into a television viewing centre at Amaenyi and shot dead a young man, said to be a member of th...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Cancel NYSC; Parents Mount Campaign
Wednesday, December 03, 2008
OnlineNigeria.com

With calm gradually returning to Jos, the Plateau state capital and scene of last week’s bloody riots which claimed more than 300 lives, including those of members of the National Youth Service Corps ...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Father Of Slain Corps Member Demands Son’s Corpse
Wednesday, December 03, 2008
By Tunde Lemuel

Mr. Akintola Akinjogbin, father of the corps member, Ibukun, who was murdered last week, in a violent protest which occurred in Jos, the Plateau state capital, has pleaded for the remains of his son ...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
‘How My Son Was Butchered’—Father Of Slain Corper
Wednesday, December 03, 2008
By Moyo Fabiyi & Tunde Lemuel

With tears rolling down his eyes, Mr. Akintola Akinjogbin, father of slain NYSC member, Ibukun Oluwatosin Akinjogbin, who was killed during the Jos mayhem, yesterday, in Meiran, Lagos narrated how his...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
‘How My Son Was Butchered’—Father Of Slain Corper
Wednesday, December 03, 2008
By Moyo Fabiyi & Tunde Lemuel

With tears rolling down his eyes, Mr. Akintola Akinjogbin, father of slain NYSC member, Ibukun Oluwatosin Akinjogbin, who was killed during the Jos mayhem, yesterday, in Meiran, Lagos narrated how his...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Gov. Alao-Akala Relocates To Ogbomoso
Friday, November 14, 2008
By Gbenro Adesina /Ibadan

The seat of power in Oyo state has temporarily been relocated from Ibadan to Ogbomoso, where the governor, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala, is expected to give the hand of Olamide, his daughter, out in marr...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Banks use our girls for prostitution — NYSC
Friday, October 31, 2008
Mansur Oladunjoye

The National Youth Service Corps [NYSC] has lamented the way banks in Nigeria use corps members posted to them for prostitution to woo customers. He said banks caught in this web are always rejecting...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Tears, curses as corpse collects pension
Friday, October 24, 2008
Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja

THE dead body of a 70-year-old man, identified as Igiebor Michael Okhokpa Okhokpawoyi, had to be conveyed to the International Conference Centre (ICC), Abuja, yesterday before his pensions could be pa...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
House Of Reps Moves To Stop Rejection Of Corps Members
Thursday, October 16, 2008
By Bankong Obi

The House of Representatives is seeking to review the NYSC Act of 1973 in order to prescribe sanctions for organisations that reject Corps members posted to them for primary assignment.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Crashed Plane: Families of Dead Victims Abandoned
Saturday, September 06, 2008
By Simon Ateba

The families of the dead victims of the Beechcraft 1900D light aircraft that crashed on 15 March, this year, with three crew members on board, have been kept in the dark and abandoned by both Wings Av...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Monarch, Pastor Battle Over Land
Monday, August 11, 2008
By Moyo Fabiyi

The running battle for the possession of a parcel of land at Igando, between a church and some indigenes of the town, took a dramatic turn recently when the monarch, Oba Lasisi Gbadamosi, alleged a th...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Prison yard is hell, says man, 49, who regains freedom after 7 years in prison without trial
Saturday, July 05, 2008
By GABRIEL DIKE, Osogbo

It was sweet freedom for a man who was detained in prison for seven years based on unjustified allegations. The victim of the unlawful incarceration, Mr. Tajudeen Atanda, recently painted a tragic pic...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
I was ready to be killed over a fence when we were building Ozumba Mbadiwe Road–Fashola
Saturday, June 28, 2008
By KUNLE ODEREMI, OBAFEMI OBADARE and OLAYINKA OYEBODE

Lagos State governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, who clocked 45 years on Saturday, shares some of his experiences and the challenges of being the chief executive of the cosmopolitan state with KUNLE...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Fleeing Gay Corper Held
Wednesday, June 18, 2008
By Gbenga Adeniji & Oluwole Adeboye

A gay corps member, Wisdom Solomon, who fled weeks back after allegedly sleeping with three male students of Akesan Community Grammar School, Iperu Remo, Ogun State, where he was undertaking his prima...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
18 die, 6 injured in auto crash
Friday, May 16, 2008
By TONY OSAUZO, Benin

A female member of the National Youth Service Corps and her daughter were among the 18 people who lost their lives in a ghastly auto crash, which occurred yesterday along the Benin-Akure Road.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Kogi poll: Rig and die, Iwu tells officials
Sunday, March 30, 2008
By PETER ANOSIKE

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC professor Maurice Iwu has placed a curse on officials of the commission that would compromise in Saturday's re-scheduled governorship ele...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Otokoto again! Ritualists kill women, remove their private parts
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
By PETRUS OBI, Enugu

Women of Inyi in Igboeze council of Enugu State are more like endangered species now, following the recent murder of four ladies by persons suspected to be ritual killers.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
SUPER CORPER: Builds billboard to fight crime, donates wheelchair to cripple
Friday, January 11, 2008
By EBELE CHUDE, Enugu

For most members of the National Youth Service Corps, deployment to cities for thier primary assignment, especially in blue chip companies is a prayer on thier lips once the orientation camp is about ...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Bauchi Mayhem - The day after
Sunday, December 16, 2007
By PAUL ORUDE, Bauchi

Tuesday December 11, 2007 started like any normal day for residents of Yelwa in Bauchi State capital as they woke up and went about their lawful activities for the day.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
SEX MESS: Abuja VIO boss accused of victimizing staff over refusal of love advances
Monday, November 26, 2007
By MURPHY GANAGANA, Abuja

When a seemingly caring neighbour and deputy director in the Federal Capital Territory Administration [FCTA] promised to offer her a job in December last year, 37-year-old Miss Maryam Adebola Marcus t...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
New Speaker Accused of Dodging NYSC
Wednesday, November 07, 2007
From Stanley Nkwazema in Abuja and Tunde Sanni in Ibadan

Barely one week in office as Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Dimeji Bankole may have been presented with his own political baptism.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
New Speaker denies dodging National Youth Service
Thursday, November 08, 2007
By JAMES OJO, Abuja.

New Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Dimeji Bankole, has denied allegations that he dodged the mandatory national youth service.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Akunyili raps Adedibu
Thursday, October 18, 2007
By AKEEB ALARAPE, Ibadan

There appears to be no let up in the crisis involving maverick politician, Chief Lamidi Adedibu, as the Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), P...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Jubilations in Onitsha as court lists bail conditions for Uwazuruike
Friday, October 05, 2007
By NWABUEZE OKONKWO, Onitsha

There were jubilations in the commercial city of Onitsha, Anambra State yesterday, by some Igbo youths, presumed to be members of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSO...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
9 corps members, 24 others die in road accident
Sunday, September 09, 2007
By ATTAHIRU AHMED, Gusau

Tears flowed uncontrollably at the Gusau headquartres of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Zamfara State yesterday as a result of a ghastly motor accident that claimed the lives of 33 passengers....
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Senate drops Agusto as minister
Wednesday, July 25, 2007
By ISMAIL OMIPIDAN and LUCKY NWANKWERE, Abuja

Former member of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo’s economic team, Mr. Bode Agusto, on Tuesday became the odd man out as the Senate denied him confirmation as a minister. Thirty-nine others scaled the h...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Corps member dies in female colleague’s room
Monday, February 26, 2007
By Isaac Shobayo, Jos

Plateau State Secretariat of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) was recently thrown into confusion and grief over the mysterious death of a youth corp member who allegedly died while he visited ...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
5 die in cholera outbreak in Delta
Monday, January 22, 2007
By EMMANUEL OGOIGBE, Warri

At least five persons have been confirmed dead in Bomadi Local Government Area of Delta State following an outbreak of cholera in the area last week.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Crash: Miracle girl walks out unhurt
Tuesday, October 31, 2006
By Emeka Mamah, Rotimi Ajayi & Ben Aganda

A SURVIVOR of Sunday’s ADC plane crash initially counted among the dead is alive and kicking.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Kwara State revved awake
Thursday, July 27, 2006
By Olu Obafemi [omoajon@yahoo.com]

There is this gnomic saying, in my part of the world, that if one’s masquerade dances brilliantly in the village square.....
Posted By : Anna
 
FG moves to develop successor generation of farmers
Friday, July 21, 2006
Gbenga Abiodun

The federal government has set up a committee to work on possible ways to attract and sustain the interest of the youths in farming.....
Posted By : Anna
 
Job seeker almost fell victim of ritualist
Wednesday, June 28, 2006
By OLUWATOYIN MALIK

ALMOST on daily basis, police stations across the nation receive complaints on cases of missing persons whose family members would have tried all within their means to look for, albeit, without succes...
Posted By : Anna
 
Philanthropy : Serving the masses is my passion —Mrs Patricia Iwelunmor
Sunday, June 25, 2006
Patricia Iwelunmor

Mrs.Patricia Onyelo Iwelunmor, an all-rounder, educationist and a helper to the helpless, is a Home Economist, Designer, Hair dresser, Caterer and a Food Nutritionist....
Posted By : Anna
 
Youths in a hurry
Sunday, June 25, 2006
Helen Ovbiagele, Woman Editor

"MAN, this is a year of decision,” said 26- year-old Matt as he and his friends collected their NYSC certificates at the end of their national youth service. “Things gonna move for one!....
Posted By : Anna
 
He was jailed as a fake lawyer, but went back to win more cases, until arrested again and detained by the SSS
Sunday, June 25, 2006
By Wole Mosadomi, Minna

HIS name is Tsetim Tarvihi. Born about 35 years ago in Benue state, Tsetim popularly referred to as young lawyer because of his youthful look and love for the profession has never seen the four walls ...
Posted By : Anna
 
Inside Nigeria’s porn industry
Monday, May 22, 2006
By Sun News Publishing

Months after Saturday Sun expose on child sex industry and the consequent police raids on Lagos brothels housing teenage girls, EMMANEL MAYAH (emmamayah@yahoo.co.uk) investigates yet another vice; thi...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Robbers give corps members hell
Wednesday, April 26, 2006
From Ngozi Uwujare –Ibadan

The President of National Association of Catholic Corpers, Ibadan, Oyo State, has narrated how robbers invaded the corp members’ lodge and carted away their personal effects.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
FOILED REVENGE: Fake EFCC operatives land in trouble
Monday, April 17, 2006
By JULIANA FRANCIS

The quest for revenge and quick money, has landed four young men in trouble.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Go to Page :
Back to Top