Nigerians celebrate unusual Christmas

It’s Christmas! Items on display in Lagos, waiting for buyers…yesterday. Photo: Femi Adebesin-Kuti As households groan under harsh economy, high prices Buhari, Gbajabiamila, CAN preach peace, love Airlines retain fare hike Road transporters lament COVID-19 restrictions, insecurity, others Nigerians yesterday lamented the poor state of the economy and spike in food prices, which have created […]

Read more

Agagu University VC, Ogunduyile, greets staff, students at Christmas

By Banji Ayoola The Vice Chancellor of Olusegun Agagu University, OASUSTECH, Okitipupa, Ondo State, Prof Sunday Roberts Ogunduyile, has sent ot warm greetings to Christians among the staff and students of the University as they join mankind in celebrating Christmas today. In the message which was copied to The Radiance yesterday night, he urged the […]

Read more

Fedpoly Ile Oluji rector, Fasakin greets staff, students, others at Christmas

By Banji Ayoola The Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ile Oluji, Ondo State, Prof Emmanuel Adedayo Fasakin, has felicitated with staff, students and Nigerians as they join the world in celebrating Christmas. In his message, signed by him, which was sent to The Radiance today, he urged the people to show love to the needy […]

Read more

O Christmas!

By Banji Ayoola O Christmas! When the Heavens and the earth, indeed all spheres of Creation are awash with exultant singing, dancing and merrymaking, in the most unusual electrifying jubilation. And these stream downwards to flood and permeate the entire universe. And hover above and around, seeking to penetrate all human beings, all creatures, without […]

Read more

Kuta celebrates November 21, holds thanksgiving over commissioned Osun Bridge, revives Town Hall project

By Banji Ayoola The people of Kuta and Ikoyi communities in Ayedire Local Government of Osun State will celebrate the annual Kuta Day on Saturday, November 21, 2020. This year’s edition of the reunion event, which is the 30th in the stream, would be mainly a Festival of Thanksgiving by the communities unto the Most […]

Read more

Buhari greets ‘gallant patriot’ Gowon at 86

President Muhammadu Buhari has described former military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon as a patriot, who has invested much into Nigeria’s unity. The President, in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, noted the contributions of the former Head of State to the development of the country, […]

Read more

Finesse, courtesy now missing on air, says Biola Olatunde

as veteran broadcaster celebrates 70 By Oyeyinka Oludayisi Fabowale Biola Olatunde, novelist, poet, newscaster, script writer, drama producer and public speaker clocks 70 years today, October 3, 2020. The distinguished alumnus of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife has written more than 200 stories for radio and television, as well as poetry anthologies and two novels […]

Read more

Together, let us build a better Nigeria – Buhari

Fellow Nigerians I speak to you today as your President and fellow citizen on this epoch occasion of our country’s 60th independence Anniversary. As President, I wish to renew my appreciation to Nigerians for entrusting me with your hopes and aspirations for a better and greater Nigeria. 2. Today, it is my unique privilege to re-commit myself […]

Read more