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Year 2020 And Our Unforgettable Tales As Nigerians

There is no gainsaying the fact that year 2020 was an unusual one, described by many as a year like no other, characterized by events which memory will continue to linger as it affects individuals, corporate organisations, government among others. Considering the devastating impact of COVID-19 and the challenges it poses to socio-economic development and existence of mankind globally, not to mention the #EndSARS protest with its negative effects on the country, some Nigerians who spoke with The Reporter cherished

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Year 2020 And Our Unforgettable Tales As Nigerians

ENTERTAINMENT

4 Interesting Things About The Acting Career Of The Yoruba Actress Khadijat Ayoade

When we are talking about successful Yoruba actresses, our conservation will not be complete without mentioning Khadijat Ayoade. The actress who recently turns 30years on 1st September 2021 is known for her beauty and talent. She is a scriptwriter and also a producer. In this article, we will list 4 things that will interest you about the Khadijat acting career.

  1 year ago ago
4 Interesting Things About The Acting Career Of The Yoruba Actress Khadijat Ayoade

ENTERTAINMENT

Photos Of Jigan Baba Oja, Jamiu Azeez, Foluke Daramola And Many Others With Khadijah Adeola

Khadijah Adeola Ayoade who's popularly known as Khadijah Adeola is a fast rising actress, film maker, producer, entrepreneur, brand ambassador and brand influencer, with 435,000 Instagram followers. Khadijah as she's fondly called is a 5ft11" tall, beautiful and talented actress who joined the Yoruba Movie Industry in 2013 and made her debut in movie, The Reporter. However, she came to limelight after producing and playing a lead role in her Movie, Ookun in 2016. Since then, she has been seen featuring in several

  1 year ago ago
Photos Of Jigan Baba Oja, Jamiu Azeez, Foluke Daramola And Many Others With Khadijah Adeola

POLITICS

"Medicine After Death"- Nigerians Kick After FFK Withdrew The Word "Stupid" Used On The Reporter

You must have heard or watch the viral video where Femi Fani Kayode was seen lambasting and lashing out at a journalist who innocently asked him a question. The question was about who was bankrolling him on his recent Southern states tour. The question infuriated FFK which made him used insulting and derogatory statements on the journalist. One of such statement was "You must be very stupid" for asking such question. FFK went further to use other derogatory remarks which I don't want to pen dowm here. You can

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POLITICS

Ekiti: Fayemi's aide allegedly flouts traffic rule, assaults mother of 2 with soldiers

A top aide to the Governor of Ekiti state Mr. Sola Durodola is set to be in for some stormy times as a petition has been filed against his person over a viral video where he allegedly assaulted a woman. He also ordered for her arrest by soldiers after the woman reprimanded him for flouting traffic rules and nearly causing an accident. whilst he was also taped threatening to deal decisively with a reporter who posted the video on Facebook. Mr. Sola was seen in the video calling for soldiers on his mobile phone

  1 year ago ago
Ekiti: Fayemi's aide allegedly flouts traffic rule, assaults mother of 2 with soldiers

HEALTH

SPECIAL REPORT: For N150,000 Girls as Young 16 Are Selling Their Eggs in Fertility Clinics in Lagos

Fertility Clinics in Nigeria are taking advantage of the naivete of young girls to harvest their eggs for fertility treatments for high profile clients. The client's pay as high N1millionnor more to get pregnant, albeit through IVF. The Reporter followed the story Morenike Ajayi, a 16-year-old secondary school student in Lagos. She had come to the reporter to complain that her mother is coercing her to go to a clinic to have her eggs harvested for sale. According to Morenike, the first time she went with he

  2 years ago ago
SPECIAL REPORT: For N150,000 Girls as Young 16 Are Selling Their Eggs in Fertility Clinics in Lagos

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ondo Farmers Export Yams To International Countries For Foreign Exchange Earnings

Yam farmers in Ondo state have began to export their produce to international countries for foreign exchange earnings. The State Chairman, National Association of yam farmers, Processors and Marketers, Mr Peter Sasere disclosed this in an interview with The Reporter yesterday. His words: “we are also making efforts to ensure it succeeds, because when we flagged off the Nigeria Yam export, the Federal government directed an engineering company, the Nigerian Agricultural Mechanization to produce a tractor that

  1 year ago ago
Ondo Farmers Export Yams To International Countries For Foreign Exchange Earnings

POLITICS

Ondo Residents Groan Over Hike In Fares

Transport fares have gone up in Akure and major towns in Ondo State. The increase which is generating discontent among commuters and transporters might degenerate into an open brawl if government does not intervene. Some commuters, in separate interviews with The Reporter, accused commercial transportation operators of hiding under various excuses to increase fares thus putting more hardship on the people. According to them, now that the Christmas is around the corner and still battling with COVID-19 burden,

  1 year ago ago
Ondo Residents Groan Over Hike In Fares

RELIGION

Planned Return Of Mission Schools Excites Catholic Community

The Catholic Community in Ondo State is elated over the decision of the state government to return schools established by Missionaries back to their original owners. Dr. Jude Ayodeji Arogundade, Bishop of the Diocese who reacted to the government back down yesterday described the action as heartwarming. Arogundade said the decision to return the schools had long been anticipated, however cautioned that no government anywhere can solely educate the people. He told The Reporter in an exclusive interview that education

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Planned Return Of Mission Schools Excites Catholic Community

POLITICS

Govt Evacuates Refuse On Akure Streets

The heaps of dirt which littered some major areas such as Oba Adesida road, Arakale road down to NEPA round about among several other places, have been evacuated, hence returning the state capital to a clean look. When The News Agency moved round Akure metropolis yesterday, all the popular roads have been cleared of the debris by men of the State Waste Management Agency It was gathered that the men were evacuating the debris round the clock to ensure speedy completion Speaking with The Reporter in an interview

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Govt Evacuates Refuse On Akure Streets

COVID

COVID-19: Herbs, Chloroquine In High Demand

As the surge in coronavirus cases in Nigeria and the world at large remains unabated, many Nigerians are now taking alternative routes for self-protection against the virus. Investigations by The Reporter revealed that many people now take herbal concoctions in a bid to protect themselves against the virus. Herbal leaves mostly consumed are Dongoyaro, Guava tea leaves and lemon grass. Nigerians, who spoke with The Reporter on why they consume these herbs, believed they are good to protect the body against germs

  2 years ago ago
COVID-19: Herbs, Chloroquine In High Demand

POLITICS

"Do You Know Who you are Talking To?" - FFK Slams Journalist asking him rude questions in a meeting

Former minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode, commonly referred to as FFK has expressed his uttermost rage during a press conference as he blast a journalist asking him questions, which were interpreted by FFK to be "rude questions" The Former Special Assistant to the Presidency during the Olusegun Obasanjo administration and Ex- Aviation Minister, in a viral video making waves online, was seen lambasting a journalist who was asking him questions saying he is very stupid to have asked him such questions. The

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SOCIETY

Police Brutality Panel : Absence of officers stall cases In Ondo State

The ongoing Panel of Enquiry on Police Brutality and Other Matters in Ondo state is currently experiencing setbacks on petitions against police officers as none of the alleged officers have appeared before the panel since the beginning of sittings. The fact finding panel received 32 petitions before commencing sittings, 15 of which are against security personnel. Speaking with The Reporter on the development, Chairman of the panel, Justice Adesola Sidiq (Rtd) saidd that necessary documents had been served on

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Police Brutality Panel : Absence of officers stall cases In Ondo State

EDUCATION

Experts Urge Govt To Show Commitment To Education

Experts in the education sector have called on government to show more commitment to the development of education in Nigeria so that it can take its rightful place. Speaking with The Reporter in an interview, a university teacher, Dr Anthony Ademeso of the Department of Applied Geology, Federal University of Technology, Akure said lack of commitment by government has made education look like it is not needed. Reacting to the assertion by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu that education standard in

  1 year ago ago
Experts Urge Govt To Show Commitment To Education