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Plights of academics in Nigeria’s public universities

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

It is becoming worrisome that protecting, providing and promoting the welfare and well being of Nigerian workers mean little or nothing to our government. As a matter of universal principle from... Read More →

The pandemic is no time for fiscal distancing

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

These are very difficult days, as the world faces one of its worst challenges ever: The novel coronavirus pandemic. And it seems almost no nation is spared. As infection rates rise, so does panic... Read More →

Coronavirus pandemic stalls NFF’s 2020 Women AFCON hosting rights bid

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

Nigeria’s bid to host the 2020 African Women’s Nations Cup has been hit by the rampaging Coronavirus pandemic, forcing the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to halt its campaign for... Read More →

National policy on skill acquisition for youths

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

When talking about socio-economic development, one cannot but note the rate of youth unemployment, which has made it a sobering reality that Nigeria’s formal education system is not yet in... Read More →

Diop demands new challenge away from West Ham

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

Issa Diop. Photo: GETTYIMAGESTealtalk understands that Issa Diop has told West Ham United that he wants to leave the club this summer, and there is no shortage of interest with Tottenham leading... Read More →

‘Ibadan grain reserve empty’

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

Grain farm. Photo: PIXABAYThe National Strategic Grains Reserve Complex, located along Iwo Road, Ibadan, in Lagelu Local Government Area of Oyo State, has become the shadow of itself. For years... Read More →

Nigeria’s underground market in real estate looming

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

With the economic lockdown in more cities in Nigeria, there are fears among industry watchers that an underground market may emerge for estate agents to promote their properties. The worst hit by... Read More →

Ecuador city runs out of coffins amid COVID-19 crisis

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

Soaring numbers of COVID-19 deaths in Ecuador's second city Guayaquil have led to a shortage of coffins, forcing locals to resort to using cardboard boxes, city authorities said... Read More →

Bronx zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

A tiger at New York’s Bronx Zoo has tested positive for COVID-19, the institution said Sunday and is believed to have contracted the virus from a caretaker who was asymptomatic at the... Read More →

Pipeline explosion averted in Aboru, Lagos

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

The Agbado/Oke Odo Unit of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it averted an oil pipeline explosion in the Aboru, Agbado/Oke Odo Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Lagos... Read More →