Osun residents defy government’s social distancing advisory

By Olalekan Akindoju Social distancing is one of the most important factors in preventing a spread of the COVID-19 outbreak, and this formed why the Osun State Government placed a ban on gatherings. In a statement, Governor Gboyega Oyetola said this followed a few cases of coronavirus reported in neighboring states. The banning of large […]

YOUNG UNIVERSITY GIRLS DISMANTLE MYTH SURROUNDING ENROLLMENT OF WOMEN IN ENGINEERING COURSES

By Olalekan Akindoju Naimat Atanda is a young female 400-level student of Mechanical Engineering at the Osun state University. “I had interest in petroleum engineering, but because of the availability of the course in very few universities, I had to opt for another course in a nearby institution, so that is why I decided to […]

INCREASING RIGHTS ABUSES BY POLICE OPERATIVES: NIGERIAN YOUTHS GROAN

By Olalekan Akindoju In the past few weeks, Youths in Osogbo, the capital of Osun State, in Nigeria, have faced levels of harassment at the hands of security operatives. These officials, identified as men of the Nigeria Police Force are reported to have embarked on serial profiling of youths, who have been extorted after facing […]