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Education grant: 20 students get Gani Fawehinmi scholarship

Education grant: 20 students get Gani Fawehinmi scholarship

– By Tobi Oyetunde – It was pleasant moments for 20 Students across Nigeria universities who received the 2016 Annual Gani Fawehinmi Scholarship. The lucky students who receive the 2016 awards of a cash prize of 100,000 naira each include: Ajewole Thomas Adeyemi (University of Ibadan), Akinsanya Damilola John (University of Ibadan), Akorede Adelupe IIiyas … Continue reading

Towards 2019: Stakeholders task Buhari on credible elections

Towards 2019: Stakeholders task Buhari on credible elections

“Nigeria is in an emergency situation. In less than two and half years to the 2019 elections, INEC does not have the full complement of electoral commissioners. The question then is why is the delay? … If we continue this way, we shall lose our democracy. So we must act. If those in government do not act with urgency, we will lose this democracy” Continue reading

Connect with government on grassroot development, Lagosians urged

Connect with government on grassroot development, Lagosians urged

–By Funmi Falobi- Lagos residents have been urged to be involved in government activities in order to bring development to their communities. This was disclosed at the public presentation of Community Development charter for three communities; Obele Oniwala, Isokan, and Aiyetoro communities in Surulere local government area of Lagos State. The programme was organised by … Continue reading

Hope rises for IDPs as U.S. provides assistance to Lake Chad Basin Region

Hope rises for IDPs as U.S. provides assistance to Lake Chad Basin Region

> By FUNMI FALOBI<   Reprieve is in the offing for over five million Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) as the United States government, through its Agency for International Development (USAID) on Wednesday announced that it will provide more than $37 million in additional humanitarian assistance to people affected by the ongoing conflict and severe food … Continue reading

… When JOINvalue extended heart of love to Modupe Cole Memorial Home

… When JOINvalue extended heart of love to Modupe Cole Memorial Home

>By Tobi Oyetunde< Impacting lives positively, the motto of JOINValue (Jewels of Inestimable Values), a non-governmental organization came to the fore on Sunday, 3rd of July, 2016, when the founder, Miss Chichi Ogbonnaya and her team members showered love to the children of Modupe Cole Memorial Child Care and Treatment Home, Yaba, Lagos. The visit … Continue reading

Grassroot development: Ikorodu communities gets Community Development Charter

Grassroot development: Ikorodu communities gets Community Development Charter

>By Tobi Oyetunde<   “Grassroots development remains a cardinal component of global campaigns of the 21st Century. It is therefore important that the community as the epicentre of human and environmental activities should remain a recurrent decimal in the narrative of developmental agenda”.   This statement by Mr. Francis Abayomi, Executive Director, Peace and development … Continue reading