Richard Ojo Babajide and The Turning Point Agenda for JCI Nigeria

  By Jacob Obalola   The Junior Chambers International (JCI) is an international non-governmental organisation for young people between the ages of 18 and 40. JCI’s  main objective is to produce young leaders for the development of their communities while the greatest goal of the organisation is to achieve everlasting peace in every community and […]

How 365 Days Is Exposing Me to Public Life – JCI National President

Richard Ojo Babajide is the current National President of Junior Chambers International, JCI Nigeria, a non-governmental organisation committed to mentoring youths on leadership and role as Change Agent.  Babajide is the Head of Operations, North for Boff and Co, an Abuja-based Insurance Brokers firm.   In a chat with the Editor of Time Nigeria, Abdul Rahman Aliagan, […]

I Will Make NBC A 21st Century and Technology-Driven Institution – Modibbo Kawu

Malam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu, the Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) needs no introduction. A prolific writer, ace broadcaster and astute technocrat, Kawu is readily at home in both the print and broadcast media.   In this exclusive interview with the Editor of Time Nigeria Magazine, Abdul Rahman Aliagan, the former General Manager of the Kwara […]

Kawu: Changing the Narrative in Nigeria’s Broadcasting Industry

  The Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu has become synonymous with the digital revolution in Nigeria.   Undoubtedly, he has become the new face of the commission. With 40 years of uninterrupted media experience cutting across all genres, Kawu is deploying his boundless energy and passion to the digitisation […]

Landmarks from Plateau MDGs  Office

From Peter Aware Azi, Jos In September 2000, Nigeria, including leaders of 189 countries gathered at the United Nations headquarters and signed the historic Millennium Declaration in which they committed to achieving a set of eight measurable goals that ranged  from halving extreme poverty and hunger to promoting gender equality and reducing child mortality, by […]

Unilorin: Certainly better by far

By Abdul Rahman Aliagan The University of  Ilorin emerged  after 27 years as an affiliate of the premier university, the University of Ibadan, and worked its way to take the front seat  in the nation’s university education system. Until now, it was inconceivable that,  considering the wide gap with first generation universities, the  institution fondly […]

Special Focus on Lagos State House of Assembly

Oyewale Oyelola History of Lagos State House of Assembly The Lagos State House of Assembly was inaugurated 2 October 1979 by Lagos State Governor, Alhaji Lateef Jakande with thirty-six (36) members. The first assembly started legislative duties from a temporary site at Nos. 1-2, Oduduwa Street, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos, before its movement to the permanent […]