Aba Women Protest Over Bad Roads,Infrastructures, Give 90-Day Ultimatum To Gov. Ikpeazu.

On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, Women in Aba, the commercial hub of Abia disrupted activities in the commercial city over bad roads and poor infrastructure. The women threatened to shutdown the Government House in protest of bad governance in the State. The women, mostly traders who came out in their hundreds issued a 90-day ultimatum […]

“I Have Cold Because I Am Working Hard.”- President Buhari.

On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he is suffering from cold. He, however, attributed his ailment to his hard work as the President of the country. Buhari disclosed this while presenting the 2020 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly in Abuja. Immediately after observing protocols and […]

New Minimum Wage: Labour Now Demanding 50,000Naira As Against 30,000Naira.

On Monday, October 7, 2019, Civil servants in Lagos State vowed not to receive anything less than N50,000 as minimum wage. The workers embarked on a peaceful march from Ikeja under bridge yesterday after which they gathered in front of the Lagos State House of Assembly. Funmi Sessi, Chairman of the State chapter of the Nigerian […]

SexForGrades: Alleged UNILAG Lecturer Reportedly Attempts Suicide, Hospitalised.

Claims have surfaced online alleging UNILAG lecturer, Dr Boniface Igbenehue who was featured in BBC’s #sexforgrades documentary attempted suicide last night and he is now allegedly at Reddington hospital, under supervision. A twitter user with over 10,000 followers also allege it is true with an alarming tweet that reads; ”Boniface Igbenehue attempted suicide last night […]

SexForGrades: “I’m Receiving Death Threats”-Kiki Mordi, BBC Journalist.

Kiki Mordi, the BBC journalist who went undercover to expose university lecturers guilty of sex for grades, has started receiving death threats from people angry about the exposé. Kiki, who said she was herself a victim of sexual harassment in the university and didn’t graduate, said on Monday that the project was inspired by her personal story. […]

Karifest Newspaper Review For Tuesday, October 8, 2019.

The Sun Int’l friendly: Neymar invites 44.4million fans for Eagles Neymar, Thiago storm Singapore Omeruo, Kalu out; Ebuehi, Otabor in Zenith Bank/Delta Principals’ Cup: Schools battle for LG tickets Lagos Open: Emmanuel, Adegoke zoom into main draw Sports minister hails Brume Tokyo 2020: Super Falcons crash out of Olympics qualifiers Bankers’ Committee finally kicks off […]