Refineries won’t end crisis, say marketers

By Akinsuroju Olubunmi Refineries won’t end crisis, say marketers. Despite Nigeria’s four local refineries having a combined capacity of 450,000 barrels per day, oil marketers and energy experts doubt they can resolve the ongoing fuel crisis if the market remains unregulated. The refineries in Port Harcourt, Kaduna, and Warri have been non-operational since 2019, leading […]

MED-EL expands with new Lagos office

By Akinsuroju Olubunmi MED-EL expands with new Lagos office. World-leading hearing implant company, MED-EL, has opened a new office in Lagos, creating opportunities for better healthcare access for those with hearing impairments. With the new MED-EL office, patients needing cochlear implants can now access this essential service. At the opening ceremony, Stephanie Unterrieder, Business Development […]

Union membership empowers TRCN

By Akinsuroju Olubunmi Union membership empowers TRCN. The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) has officially joined the Senior Staff Association of Universities, Teaching Hospitals, Research Institutes, and Associated Institutions (SSAUTHRIAI). The inauguration ceremony of TRCN’s branch in the union took place in Abuja on Tuesday. This integration into SSAUTHRIAI is set to bolster the […]

FG launches overhaul of Northeast Schools

By Akinsuroju Olubunmi FG launches overhaul of Northeast Schools Unveiling the initiative in Bauchi State, Vice President Kashim Shettima announced a comprehensive program aimed at transforming secondary education in the Northeast. This phased program will focus on three core pillars: improving access to tertiary institutions, imparting market-relevant skills, and upskilling teachers to keep pace with […]

Govt launches Youth-Police trust project

By Akinsuroju Olubunmi Govt Launches Youth-Police Trust Project The federal government has launched the “Young & Secure Project,” a pioneering initiative designed to build trust and strengthen cooperation between young Nigerians and the police force. The project was unveiled by Ministers of State for Police Affairs and Youth Development, Imaan Suleiman-Ibrahim and Ayodele Olawande, respectively. […]

Record breaker: Nigerian American woman achieves PhD milestone in Robotics

By Akinsuroju Olubunmi Record breaker: Nigerian American woman achieves PhD milestone in Robotics Oluwami (Wami) Dosunmu-Ogunbi has etched her name in history as the first black woman to attain a Doctorate in Robotics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in the United States. Wami, hailing from Nigerian immigrant parents, has earned her doctorate in […]