The sale of crucial food stuff in Lagos by the state government is one major headlines that trended over the week among top stories in mainstream Nigerian online news media.
The Lagos State Agric Input Supply Authority (LAISA) had announced the commencement of the sale of rice and vegetable oil ahead of the yuletide season.
LAISA's general manager, Bolaji Balogun, made the announcement in a statement released by the agency on Wednesday, November 10.
Balogun explained that the move is to reduce the stress associated with end-of-the-year shopping for food items in the nation's commercial capital.
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A Nigerian journalist, Salisu Yahaya Hotoro, has shared the heart-wrenching pictures of a primary school said to be in Kano state, northern Nigeria.
In a post on Facebook on Tuesday, October 26, Hotoro, who identified himself as a political activist, said that the school is located in Warawa ward, Warawa local government area of Kano.
Pastor Nomthi Odukoya, the wife of the senior pastor of the Fountain of Life Church Lagos, Pastor Taiwo Odukoya, was dead.
The church made the announcement on its Facebook page on Tuesday evening, November 9.
A 16-year-old girl, Joy Abahi Amuh, has received a cash prize of N500,000 as the best graduating student in the 2020 West African Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
Amuh, a student of St. Paul Secondary School, Otukpo in Benue state was handed the cash prize at the sixth annual literacy project organised by the Eunice Spring of Life Foundation in partnership with the Benue Investment and Property Company.
On Friday, October 29, the National Examinations Council (NECO) released the results of the 2021 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE).
While announcing the release of the results, Professor Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi, the registrar of NECO, released some statistics regarding the exam.
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has revealed when the results of the ongoing 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) will be available.
The examination council's director of public affairs, Demianus Ojijeogu, said the results will be out 45 days after the last paper was written.