BREAKING: ASUU Commences Nationwide Strike – MainNews.Blog


The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) has commenced an indefinite strike. The strike is to protest the poor funding of Nigerian universities and alleged plan by the federal government to increase students fees and introduce an education bank. Led by its National President, Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU declared the strike at the end of its… Read More BREAKING: ASUU Commences Nationwide Strike – MainNews.Blog

Breaking: Release Buhari’s credentials to INEC, Fayose Spokesman writes chief of defence staff


Lere Olayinka, spokesman of Ayodele Fayose, former governor of Ekiti state, has asked the military to release the credentials of President Muhammadu Buhari to the Inedpendent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Olayinka said this in an open letter to Abayomi Olonishakin, chief of defence staff. While other presidential candidates submitted their credentials to INEC, Buhari told… Read More Breaking: Release Buhari’s credentials to INEC, Fayose Spokesman writes chief of defence staff

Ambode Thanks Tinubu, Party leaders, Says He Is Ready For The Primaries


Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday (September 26th) expressed his readiness to participate in Saturday’s Primary Election where members of the All Progressives Congress across the State are expected to choose the party’s flagbearer through direct primaries. In a statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Kehinde Bamigbetan, the governor said he… Read More Ambode Thanks Tinubu, Party leaders, Says He Is Ready For The Primaries

BREAKING: Court Orders Release Of Protesting IPOB Women, Strikes – MainNews.Blog


A Magistrate Court in Owere, Imo State, has ordered the release of over 100 women detained after a protest demanding the release of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. The women were arrested on August 18 and detained following allegations of alleged treason and unlawful assembly among other offences. There have… Read More BREAKING: Court Orders Release Of Protesting IPOB Women, Strikes – MainNews.Blog

Kofi Annan: The UN’s ‘Rock Star’ Secretary-General is dead


Kofi Annan, who died Saturday at the age of 80, led the United Nations through the divisive years of the Iraq war and the trauma of the September 11, 2001 attacks. The first secretary-general from sub-Saharan Africa, Ghanaian-born Annan was credited for raising the UN’s profile during his two-term tenure, from January 1997 to December… Read More Kofi Annan: The UN’s ‘Rock Star’ Secretary-General is dead

18 snakes found in Sylhet police station: spread panic among the policemen’


Snakes which were captured from the Sylhet Beanibazar police station compound on Friday; August 17, 2018 Dhaka Tribune ‘Recently, the number of snakes in our premises increased a lot, which spread panic among the policemen’ A police station in Sylhet had become so overrun with venomous snakes, it called in a local snake charmer to… Read More 18 snakes found in Sylhet police station: spread panic among the policemen’