Nigeria’s Prof. Dehlia Umunna shines at Harvard Law School

By; Temi Elevate Dehlia Umunna is a 43-year-old Nigerian woman, who  has distinguished herself in the Law profession and this has earned her a  lecturing job in Harvard University  which is regarded as one of the best institutions in the world. Details of her exploits are celebrated in Harvard Law School’s official website, http://www.law.harvard.edu According to the website , she  has been a lecturer at HLS since 2007, and is Deputy Director and Clinical Instructor at HLS’s Criminal Justice Institute (CJI), in which she supervises third year law students in their representation of adult and juvenile clients in criminal and juvenile … Continue reading Nigeria’s Prof. Dehlia Umunna shines at Harvard Law School

Boko Haram Will Soon Become A thing Of The Past; Col.Sani

By : Dayo Fasasi, The Nigerian army are winning war against the deadly insurgent – Boko Haram. Nigerian Army Headquarters on Tuesday, disclosed that it rescued 1,275 Boko Haram hostages in a joint operation with the Cameroonian army along the Nigerian-Cameroon border. Colonel Sani Kukasheka, the Acting Director Army Public Relations,  issued the statement in Abuja. According to Col. Sani , Nigerian Army killed  22 members of the terrorist group  and arrested 3 of their commanders. All  rescued persons are currently being screened at an army base. “Troops of 152 and 155 Task Force Battalions at Operation LAFIYA DOLE in conjunction … Continue reading Boko Haram Will Soon Become A thing Of The Past; Col.Sani

US Government Demands Immediate Release of Chibok Girls

By : Dayo Fasasi, The United States government has demanded for an unconditional release of the Nigeria’s more than 200 abducted Girls by Boko Haram. .Chibok girls were the students kidnapped from their hostels while writing their final year (SSCE) examination about two years ago. Mark Toner, the US Department of State Deputy Spokesman, said this at a press briefing in Washington. According to him, the story of the abducted pupils was heartbreaking and America will continue to work and provide any assistance it can to obtain their eventual release. He stated that the deadly Boko Haram is exerting a … Continue reading US Government Demands Immediate Release of Chibok Girls

Countdown To King Sunny Ade @ 70, Bags Lecturing Offer With OAU

By: Dayo Fasasi Music Legend and Veteran Juju music icon, King Sunny Ade known by his stage name KSA, has been appointed a visiting lecturer for the Department of Music at the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife. A multi-award winning musician, KSA has been lecturing at The Polytechnic of Ibadan before getting his appointment letter to lecture at OAU. This Ondo State born musician would be joining other ace musicians in the lecturing profession such as Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey, who has been a visiting Professor in the Department of Music at Olabisi Onabanjo University- Ago Iwoye. According to OAU management, KSA’s … Continue reading Countdown To King Sunny Ade @ 70, Bags Lecturing Offer With OAU

Supreme Court to Hear Arguments Against President Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration

Update on Administrative Relief (DAPA and DACA) By Alexandra Gillett, Staff Attorney for Justice for Our Neighbors West Michigan On Monday, April 18th, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on the lawsuit against President Obama’s executive actions on immigration, known as DAPA and Expanded DACA. Texas and 25 other states, including Michigan, have challenged the authority of President Obama to sign these executive actions establishing DAPA and Expanded DACA.  The Supreme Court could have a decision on the case, Texas vs. United States, as early as June, which could affect approximately 5 million undocumented immigrants living in the United … Continue reading Supreme Court to Hear Arguments Against President Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration

ATM Safety Tips

By: Dayo Fasasi     There has been an upsurge of ATM robberies all over the world. Although extreme, some have gone so far as to using explosive devices to open the machine on site. Some thieves still take the money the old fashion way; waiting for you to finish, than rob you. Here are some tips to avoid being robbed while at the ATM: Pay Close Attention   Always pay close attention to the ATM and your surroundings. Select an ATM located near the center of a building in a public, well-lit area. Maintain an awareness of your surroundings throughout the … Continue reading ATM Safety Tips

A 25 Year Old Man Dumps SUV, Dies Inside Canal

By: Wazobia Staff Lagos : A  25-year-old man identified as Ajayi Kehinde,  on  Monday  evening  drove his SUV close to a canal, parked and jumped into the canal and drowned. According to  PM News ,  the incident happened at a canal at Oke Afa in Isolo area in Lagos State, western Nigeria. He  was  reported to have parked  his SUV at Pako bus stop opposite the canal before committing suicide. The incident drew the attention of people who were returning from various work places. The police later confirmed that Kehinde drowned in the canal and that his body was yet … Continue reading A 25 Year Old Man Dumps SUV, Dies Inside Canal

Unilag’s Best Graduating Student Becomes A Millionaire

By : Dayo Fasasi, Working hard in school was eventually not a waste of time after all for the University of Lagos 2014/2015 best graduating student Ayodele Dada, as he is now worth millions of naira. Dada, who emerged University of Lagos best graduating student, after attaining the perfect and highest Total cumulative grade Point of 5:00 CGPA. According to  Wazobia Global Times correspondent – Ayodele Dada, after graduation begged around for money to pay his house rent before a Nigerian Radio On Air Personality Freeze of Coolfm brought the issue to his show and since  then, Dada has gotten a free … Continue reading Unilag’s Best Graduating Student Becomes A Millionaire

When the Alaafin of Oyo Met With the New Olubadan

By : Dayo Fasasi, The Alaafin of Oyo, His Royal Majesty, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi and the new Olubadan Oba, His Royal Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji, met formally on Monday with the Governor of Oyo State, Senator  Abiola Ajimobi, in attendance. The two powerful Yoruba monarchs met at the Oyo State Agricultural Stakeholders’ Forum at the historical House of Chiefs at the Oyo State Secretariat, in Ibadan. Governor Ajimobi, while speaking at the Forum, introduced the ‘Renewed Focus’ on agriculture. The governor said that the initiative become expedient in view of the dwindling crude oil price at the global market and the … Continue reading When the Alaafin of Oyo Met With the New Olubadan

A Diamond Life: Meet the Only African Female in the Diamond Business

By: Dayo Fasasi Thelma West, a Nigerian woman that stands out among numerous others by venturing into a male-dominated sector with few Africans, barring its availability.   First in her family to work in diamonds and presently the only known female in the trade from Africa, West, was raised in a Jewish family in a country where Jews number fewer than 50,000 out of a population of around 180 million. “I wanted to become an engineer because, at that time, in Nigeria you had to choose a solid career such as doctor, lawyer, or engineer.” But, as the saying goes, … Continue reading A Diamond Life: Meet the Only African Female in the Diamond Business