The Kano State House of Assembly on Monday Kano passed into law, the bill seeking life imprisonment for kidnappers in the state. Majority leader, Alhaji Yusuf Atta, read the Kidnapping, Abduction and Forced Labour Amendment Bill 2016 before the Assembly. Speaking after the plenary, Atta said the Committee of the whole House passed the bill
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) once again lived up to its billing of being used by the current administration for the sinister purposes of silencing the opposition under the guise of fighting corruption. As expected and as earlier stated in his press statement, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode had already raised the alarmthat he was
When, recently, the Emir of Kano weighed in on the parlous state of the domestic economy, the obstreperousness of the response to his contribution threatened to drown out the pith of his message. Still, step back a wee bit from the new tribal structures that have emerged around the competence (or lack thereof) of the
Ahmed Mansour Karni, a four-year-old boy has been sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty on a murder charge. Though he wasn’t in court on Tuesday when he was convicted and sentenced of the crime which it’s said was committed two years ago – when he was just two-years-old. The court in Western Cairo heard
Everything in the universe is made up of little things, and the perfection of the great is based upon the perfection of the small. If any detail of the universe were imperfect the Whole would be imperfect. If any particle were omitted the aggregate would cease to be. Without a grain of dust there
“People generally fall into one of three groups: the few who make things happen, the many who watch things happen, and the overwhelming majority who has no notion of what happens. Every person is either a creator of fact or a creature of circumstance. He either puts color into his environment, or, like a chameleon,
Never stop learning, never give up and remember to enjoy the ride along the way. Former President George W. Bush isn’t typically celebrated for his public speaking skills, but he made an important and insightful point while delivering the commencement address at Southern Methodist University. He said: To those of you who are graduating this
NGOZI OKONJO IWEALA A princess born into a family of well educated Nigerian Royals on 13th day of June 1954, she hails from Delta State of Nigeria, and spent the early years of her life living with her grandparents while her parents studied abroad. Upon the return of her parents she moved with them
THAT’S LIFE Sometimes you are unsatisfied with your life, while many people in this world are dreaming of living your life. A child on a farm sees a plane fly overhead and dreams of flying. But, a pilot on the plane sees the farm house and dreams of returning home. That’s life!! Enjoy yours.
I gave My life for thee, My precious blood I shed, That thou might ransomed be, and raised up from the dead I gave, I gave My life for thee, what hast thou given for Me? I gave, I gave My life for thee, what hast thou given for Me? My Father’s house of light,
We have to do laundry despite the struggle to find quarters and detergent, we have to attend family parties despite the awkward interactions and we have to study for exams despite wanting to go out with our friends. Over the years, it seems as though college itself has become some kind of obligation as well.
Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni, has called on Ugandan parents to support their children in getting education and skills that will enable them to get jobs and create wealth. Museveni made the call while addressing the Amolatar Women Informal Enterprising Group, who paid him a courtesy call at the State House, Entebbe on Wednesday. He
China’s former security chief and the arch-rival of president Xi Jinping has been sentenced to life in prison following a secret trial. Zhou Yongkang – one of the Communist party’s most powerful and feared figures until his retirement in 2012 – was a key adversary of the Chinese leader and some experts had predicted
It’s been one of modern biology’s greatest mysteries: How did the chemical soup that existed on the early Earth lead to the complex molecules needed to create living, breathing organisms? Now, researchers say they’ve found the missing link. Between 4.6 billion and 4.0 billion years ago, there was probably no life on Earth. The
A man of WORD without a DEED, is like a garden full of weeds . And when the WEEDS begins to grow, it is like a garden full of snow. And when the SNOW begins to fall, it falls upon a rock. And when the birds does fly away, it is like an eagle
Creating balance in your life is essential for personal effectiveness, happiness, well-being and productivity. One way to know you have a balanced life is the measure of the feeling of accomplishment, happiness and inner peace that accompany you daily. The need to create balance in our lives cannot be overemphasized considering the world we are
Most skills necessary for one to succeed in life are what one can develop while in school. The reason is that the school environment provides the atmosphere for these skills to be developed. That means you don’t need to wait till you are out of school to start developing and perfecting these critical success skills.
Do you believe that life has different phases? Phases you need to understand. There are three phase of life, and the stages are; 1. The Learning phase The learning phase starts from when you were born to your age thirty, you learn in school and get your degrees in your field of study. Education at