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BREAKING: How Government Agencies Failed Adewura

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I wanted edifying news every time I saw a tweet with her image,” Gloria’s tweet captures the perspective of numerous Nigerians who tenaciously pursued the search for Adewura Bello, the 26-year-old sanctioned bookkeeper who washed a sewer and discovered dead in a ditch days after the fact, I live through web-based networking media. Unfortunately, this expectation is one of many that were never met, forget about it before the organs of each government that committed failures in their obligations.

The sewer vent that gulped Adewura was not made the day Adewura tumbled off a bike and washed down the opening, and it has been there for a considerable length of time with a few objections routed to Mosan Okunola Local Government Development Area. “Tragically a young lady needed to kick the bucket for this issue to get the consideration of the administration,” said a proprietor at old Ipaja street, the precise road where the disaster started. “We have kept in touch with the LCDA on numerous occasions, about the opening as well as the flooding issue in the zone, yet they don’t do anything.”

Had this sewer vent been secured, perhaps Adewura would have a home as she had revealed to her sister minutes before she jumped on the bike that rode her to the inauspicious demise. As indicated by a home in the region, the gap was open since that is the leading free waste when the road gets overflowed, an event that happens regularly amid the down-pouring season. They clarified that water streams from neighboring networks are coordinated toward the channel.

“All the flood originating from Shagari Estate, Mosan, Akinogun, are for the most part resulting in these present circumstances place. Everything is coming here,” a man who just distinguished himself as Ajangbadi told SaharaReporters. “There is no year that this spot isn’t overflowed. It is through network exertion that this spot has not been washed away by the flood. “The nearby government knows about the circumstance of the street; however, they don’t take care of business. On the off chance that we choose to obstruct the opening, houses would fall on account of the power of the flood. That is the primary channel the water has.

“There was an opportunity a designer originated from the nearby government. He took a gander at the gap and approached a wielder to bring citation for fixing it yet he didn’t return, no one returned to beware of it. If the issue of the flood had been tended to, possibly the occurrence would have been turned away.” 112 did not follow up on our calls The impulse of the inhabitants of Old Ipaje street when acknowledged they couldn’t spare Adewura after she was flushed through the sewer vent, was to call 112, Lagos State crisis number, to stop a protest. Mr. Ajangbabadi asserted he was the person who decided, yet nobody acted the hero.

“It was around 8:30 pm,” Mr. Ajangbadi clarified. “It had quite recently got done with down-pouring however the road was still overflowed. Some of the time, it takes around 30 minutes after downpour for the flood to deplete off. I was on the opposite side when I heard shouts. I came to check what occurred. I saw that individuals had accumulated around regretting the accident that had happened. “A bicycle man had fallen into the discard with his traveler; however, lamentably, the traveler fell into the gap. The flood was severe, there was no chance we could protect her. Promptly, I drew out my telephone and called 112. They revealed to me they are coming.

“We took the bicycle man to the police state. When we got to the police headquarters, I call again to tell them that we have taken the bicycle individual to the police headquarters. Someone else picked the call and was contending that I had not called previously… he likewise said they would send somebody one however no one came all as the night progressed. We left the bicycle man at the station and left.” As indicated by Mr. Ajangbadi, no crisis usable visited the scene until about 1:30 pm, the following day, when the police brought Mr. Onwe, was delivered to recognize the spot. Mr. Ajangbadi said he was excessively bothered by the sheer absence of earnestness.

“This is somebody life we are discussing. I was exceptionally furious that they were dropping at that point… I disregarded them and didn’t address them,” he said. We are not prepared to enter waste—LASEMA A chase for a substitute The sewer vent that caught Adewura isn’t the main passing found inside Gowon home. There are a few of such over the state and by expansion, the nation. Only a couple of avenues from the Old Ipage street, another sewer vent lay revealed at Lighter Junction in Gowon home.

Following Adewura’s episode, inhabitants in the home manufactured an iron blockade around the sewer vents to hinder other disastrous occurrences. The administration, then again, has kept quiet as well as set out to menace occupants into carrying out its responsibility. On May 28, three days after Adewura was discovered dead in a channel, the Environmental Health Officers from Mosan Okunola LCDA set out to command an older adult, who has his little stable embellishment organization near the sewer vent at Old Ipaja street, to form a chunk to cover the dump.

The man, who wouldn’t give his name, was given three days final proposal after which he would be called under the steady gaze of a proper court. The reduction notice peruses to a limited extent: “you are like this requested to develop a section over the seepage sub to avert event mishap inside the predetermined beneath or face lawful activity.”

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Buhari approves new appointment

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President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that It will replace Captain Muthar Usman. Until his appointment, Nuhu was the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

He is an airline pilot, security expert, leading quality control auditor, and artificial intelligence expert. Nuhu has a master’s degree. Bachelor of Business in Aviation and was in the Presidential Air Fleet as Captain and security officer.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that He also worked at Nigeria Airways, Aero Contractors and Petrowest, among other organizations.

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Declare state of emergency on education – CLO tells Gov Emmanuel

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The Civil Liberties Organization, a chapter of the state of Akwa Ibom, has asked Governor Udom Emmanuel to declare a state of emergency in the state’s education sector.

The president of CLO in the state, Franklyn Isong, said this in his office in Uyo, the state capital while informing journalists as part of activities to commemorate World Teachers’ Day with the theme “Young teachers: the future of the profession.”

He said the need became necessary to stop the serious decomposition of infrastructure and insecurity in state public schools.

Isong criticized the content of the education presentation recently organized by the state government, describing it as “urbanized” and not with the intention of capturing the deep crisis that was shaking the sector in the state.

He said: “It is worrisome and sad that most public schools in some communities in Akwa Ibom state are in ruins, insecure and left to the destiny of the communities without government attention.

“All that is needed is for the Governor to take bold steps by declaring a state of emergency in the education sector to build more classroom blocks in rural and urban schools, provide good infrastructure such as science equipment, libraries, laboratories, as well as review the education curriculum to ensure a better and safe future for children in the state of Akwa Ibom. ”

He thanked the state government for tameing the right to basic education of the Akwa Ibom child in free and compulsory education and urged the state government to do what is necessary.

“The right to basic education of all Nigerian children, as enshrined in the Child Rights Act of 2003 in Article 15 (1), had been tamed under the Akwa Ibom State Child Rights Act, to ensure that every child in the State of Akwa Ibom the right to compulsory, free and qualitative basic education. ”

Isong added that; “In the Fundamental Principles and Directives of State Policy, as set out in Chapter 2, Section 13 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended), the government has the responsibility to ensure that the education of Nigerian children be free and qualitative. ”

He also urged the government to address the numerous complaints of delays in the payment of pensions and unpaid tips to relatives of late elementary school teachers with delays in 1991 and to provide an improved social assistance package for teachers in public schools throughout the state.

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We will attack DSTV, MTN, Shoprite, Stanbic IBTC, others if they don’t leave Nigeria – Yoruba youths

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After the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and Nigerian companies in South Africa, the Oodua Youth Coalition, OYC, has granted South African companies and businesses seven ultimata to leave Nigeria.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that the group president, Oluyi Akintade Tayo, the refusal of the interested parties to give in to the notice of resignation will mean death.

While expressing disappointment at the attitude of South Africans against Nigerians living and working in South Africa, particularly what they described as the continued silence of the South African government on development, the group emphasized that during the apartheid era, which was the time Difficult of In the rainbow country, Nigeria was firm with them.

The statement says: “Oodua Youth Coalition (OYC), the most crucial youth group in Nigeria that projects and protects the Yoruba nation in the country, is sad and angry because South Africans, with the support of the country’s authorities, are coordinating the looting and burning of Nigerian businesses and mutilations and murders of our brothers and fathers on earth.

“It is unfortunate that South Africa, which under the apartheid regime had the support and solidarity of the Nigerians and the government while the white supremacists reigned supreme, is now turning to inflict physical and psychological pain and injury to the people whose parents committed great harm.” part of wages and profits and the community to end the apartheid reign.

“The circulating video in which Mr. Bongani Mkongi, the Vice Minister of Police of South Africa, defended the attacks against Nigerians and other Africans confirmed our previous fear and doubts about the guilt of the South African authorities. It is disconcerting that the country whose former leader, the late Nelson Mandela, recognized Nigeria’s efforts to elevate the South African-led government, is expelling other Africans, mostly Nigerians, energetically and with shame.

“We have tolerated the excesses of these South Africans whose businesses have prospered in Nigeria without any physical and psychological attack. For months, the coalition has written several letters to the South African consulate in Nigeria requesting meetings to chart a way forward and find a lasting solution for these unfortunate and barbaric incidents that have still been ignored or have run into a brick wall.

“OYC, after an emergency meeting, has concluded plans to, as a matter of urgency, attack all South African companies and facilities in Nigeria, especially in the southwest region of the country. DSTV, MTN, SHOPRITE, STANBIC IBTC, and other outlets are our goals.

“Therefore, we give these South African companies a maximum of seven days to leave Nigeria or forget them, since our coalition, with other groups and comrades throughout the country, will attack them and burn them to ashes,” reads the notice.

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