#ENDSARS: BRT loses N100m in 6 days

The management of Primero Transport Services (PTS) Ltd., operators of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), in Lagos, has said it lost over N100 million in six days to the sustained #ENDSARS protests. Mutiu Yekeen, head of corporate communications of transportation firm disclosed this in Lagos on Wednesday. Yekeen said that…

Berklee partners Afrinolly on MTN’S Y’ellostar

Over 10,000 contestants will compete to become the next Nigerian music star, with coaching, judging, and recording from members of the Berklee community. Berklee will take part in the largest mobile-based music reality show in Africa, working together with multinational mobile telecommunications company MTN and multimedia mobile app and creative…

EndSARS protest: Where is Mr. President?

For the past two weeks, thousands of Nigerian youths have been on the streets demanding an end to police brutality, disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigerian Police and comprehensive police reforms. The protests have paralysed activities and disrupted traffic on major roads in many cities. In…

DÉJÀ VU – In Tragic Vein

I arrived home from external commitments just over a week ago to an extraordinary homecoming gift. It took the form of a movement — sometimes angry, sometimes entrancing, poignant, sometimes strident, certainly robust in expectations but always moving, visionary and organized. That movement demanded an end to brutality from state…