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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Corps members to collect certificates at LGAs

Qualified Batch “B” Stream 1 corps members who will be passing out on Thursday May 28, have been directed to collect their National Service certificates at the Local Government level.


In a statement released on Monday May 25, corps members were told that NYSC Officers have been mobilised for the distribution and shall do so from ten service points in each of the Local Government Councils.

As a precautionary measure, the distribution shall be staggered for a period of ten days in the first instance, in order to remove anxiety from the concerned Corps Members and also to make the activity seamless and less cumbersome.

The statement reads;

The passing-out for the 2019 Batch "B" Stream 1 Corps Members has been slated nationwide for Thursday, 28th May, 2020.

The event shall be devoid of ceremonial parade as a result of the great threat and danger posed by Coronavirus which the entire globe has been battling.

In keeping with COVID-19 protocol of social/physical distancing, Certificate of National Service (CNS) shall be issued to qualified Corps Members at the Local Government level.



Accordingly, a full complement of NYSC Officers have been mobilised for the distribution; and shall do so from ten service points in each of the Local Government Councils.

As a precautionary measure, the distribution shall be staggered for a period of ten days in the first instance, in order to remove anxiety from the concerned Corps Members, in addition to making the activity seamless and less cumbersome.

Management heartily congratulates the 2019 Batch "B" Stream 1 Corps Members for the successful completion of the service, which undeniably is a major milestone.

Dear Corps Members, as you go for your CNS from Thursday, 28th May, remember to ensure the strictest observance of discipline; anchored on orderliness, adherence to instructions, added to the rules of social/physical distancing, use of facemask, hand sanitiser and proper washing of the hands with liquid soap for at least twenty seconds during the activity.

It is imperative to state that Corps Members who at present are not in their States of service need not violate the ban on inter-state journeys which is still in force.

However, as soon as the ban is lifted and it is safe to travel, they are expected to go to their respective States of service to collect their CNS.

Kindly note that unclaimed certificates shall be returned to the NYSC National Directorate Headquarters, Abuja two weeks after the lifting of inter-state travel ban.

Please, always stay in touch with our social media platforms, as well as the mainstream media for further information.
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COVID-19: Lagos to re-open schools if… — Education commissioner

STRONG indications emerged, yesterday, that officials of the Federal and Lagos State governments are working out guidelines for re-opening of schools, which closure was precipitated by the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.

This came as the Lagos State Government hinted that there are plans to employ no fewer than 2,000 more teachers in its public primary schools.


 
Similarly, the state government, through the Office of Education Quality Assurance, has designed an initiative, tagged: ‘Read-Aloud, Lagos’, to create and stimulate the interest of school children in reading books.

The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Folashade Adefisayo disclosed this during an online show, Covinspiration show, moderated by a United Nations Youth Ambassador, Dayo Isreal, while giving scorecard of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu led administration within the 360 days.

On the possible re-opening of schools, Adefisayo said: “Like other sectors already approved by the Federal Government to reopen, the state government is meeting with officials of the Federal Ministry of Education to design guidelines that must be adopted before the schools will be re-opened.

“We are watching the behaviour of the pandemic to see what happens next and we are working with the Federal government on the re-opening of the schools in the country as soon as possible.

“This is not a decision that any state can unilaterally take on its own. If we are certain that the children are safe, we will reopen the schools for learning to resume.

“We are already working with the Federal Ministry of Education and they are working with National Center for Disease Control, NCDC, on the guidelines that could be adopted when the need arises for the schools to reopen.

“After the protocol is completed and health officials assured us that the coast is clear, we will give the schools some days to adjust their premises in accordance with the guidelines on commencement of academic activities.”

On the recruitment plan of teachers, Adefisayo said: “We have concluded the recruitment of 1,000 secondary school teachers. And we are currently working on the recruitment of 2,000 teachers for public primary schools.

“We are looking at employing teachers every quarter because the rate of retirement of teachers is very high in Lagos. The administration has granted the ministry permission to replace retired teachers.

“Aside from recruitment, we have spent a lot on the training of current teachers to improve their teaching skills in classrooms. And this COVID-19 period was the time when we were able to do a lot of things in the education sector of Lagos state.”

On Read Aloud Initiative, the Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, said: “As an education quality assurance person, I was moved by the conviction that children perform better when they are led in the act of reading by someone else.”

Therefore, Reading-Aloud is expected to be the most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success.”
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Players Who Made Hat Tricks Of Assists in A Single Game in Europe's Top Five Leagues This Season


Hat assist tricks is one of the most difficult records to achieve, as it requires players to assist the goals three times in a single match.

Typically only a few players are able to perform this feat and therefore happens once in a while because it is easier to have a hat trick of assists than to score goal hat tricks.

The picture above shows the top 10 players who have assisted three times in a single game. They are grouped according to the first player this season who has achieved this record.

There's no player who's done this twice this season, the last player to achieve this difficult fear was lionel messi.

Since the league is still on break due to the outbreak of the corona virus, lionel messi would expect to double his record before the season ends.

However the five times ballon d'or, Juventus Ace Cristiano Ronaldo is yet to make three assists was last year against Napoli.

The 35 years old is yet to provide a hat tricks of assists this season but as you know there is nothing too difficult for the Portuguese forward to achieve in the world of football.
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Pregnant Mother Runs Mad Immediately She Parked To Buy Something Inside Market - PHOTOS


An unfortunate incident has befallen a heavily pregnant mother in Calabar, Cross River State.

Shared by a page identified as Penking, with live video clips and pictures, a woman has allegedly ran mad after driving herself to the market in Calabar, Cross River State.




The picture above is the woman, well dressed from her house to the market only to meet this ugly situation. It was at the Etim Edem park in Calabar that this happened. Immediately she parked and got down from her car, she was struck instantly.



The page wrote and shared:



As at the time the page shared the nesw, 07: 52pm, May 24, 2020, there has been no useful information about her family. Her pictures were shared online so that she could be identified urgently by her family.
The page further disclosed that her current location is Egerton by Watt Market Roundabout, Calabar, and also advised that people share the information in order to reach her family members.



Commenting on the Page's post, a Facebook user identified as Jenny Ekong suggested that a road named Calabar Road is just a stone throw from where she is and any man of good will should please bundle her there for immediate attention.

Reacting to numerous people who attributed the incident to some village people and black magics, she expressed her disappointments at how everyone was busy attributing her conditions to some spiritual forces. "It could be that all she just need is a single injection and a peaceful rest, from which she was right.

Among other commitments were these:

Please don't stop praying for her and sharing till the news gets to the family.

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See The Pictures That Shows Bobrisky Is A Man And Will Remain A Man

Popular Nigeria cross dresser okuneye Idris Olanrewaju also known as Bobrisky has tried so hard to convince his fans that he's a girl.

He is trying so hard to become or look like a girl but nature is not allowing him.

He has beard and beard bumps are all over his chin while trying to shave it frequently so that he can have a smooth face without hair.




He is also now growing a hair in the chest like a man and unless he is shaving it regularly, he won't be able to wear chest revealing clothes.

He won't be able to please his fans with his hot picture anymore.



It is now looking like it is time for Bobrisky to quit the job and start another business.

According to him, he has made a lot of cash from shows, movies, advert on social media and from fans with cross dressing business.

He is a celebrity and a star in Nigeria, we can't take that from him but everything that has a beginning as an end.




It is possible that we will be seeing him getting married to a beautiful lady in future when nature finally stop him from being a male barbie.

It is going to be an interesting event that someone who once claimed to be a girl is now getting married as a man to a lady. I am sure it will trend on all social media and it will be the talk of the town for weeks if not months.
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"Pastor Kumuyi is one of those people who ruined my childhood." - Mercy Benjamin

Mercy Benjamin is a Blogger and also works as a Web Developer in Lagos. She's born to a Deeper life parents and she took to her verified Facebook page to shared her childhood experiences as a Deeper life member.



Pastor Williams Folorunso Kumuyi, I respect you as an individual because of the obvious radiating humble nature you exude.

If not, I would have so disrespected you anyhow.

You are one of those people who ruined my childhood.


You are one of those people who made my dad very comfortable with poverty, when there were several opportunities for him to take advantage of, because of your deluded preachings, those opportunities were considered a sin. Because of you.



Pastor Kumuyi I respect you as an individual, but I am disappointed at your state of delusion and the multitudes you lead with it.
In the name of God, Hell and Sin, people justify their wicked acts.
Broad is the way to hell, narrow is the way to heaven.
It gives me peace knowing fully well, you and your multitudes are all going to the hell created for you all.
I don't like you.


Deeper life church forbids wearing of lace material clothes, one of their greatest sin of all time.

Can't forget the time my dad took three of us to the tailor himself, and specifically told the tailor with warning to sew "gathers gown" for us three, it was not funny.

His own way of describing to the tailor to sew us the most hideous shapeless gown that gathers together around the waist.

My old man was using his razor blade and comb to scrape our hair.

For a large part of my life, I was ugly. No be lie, who know us then know.

Deeper life hate good things! Anything good is a sin.

One of the annoying part of it all was, all the workers in that church were all trying to use the exact voice of their Pastor Kumuyi, they are all using his same intonation till date. (only thinking about it, is very embarrasing because my father was a minister in that church too)

For a larger part of my life, I was believing white powder could catapult me straight to hell. We could not even mingle properly with people.

I was in my second year in the university before I managed to pierce a single dot in my ears. Can't forget the guilt I felt for weeks, for just doing that.
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Groom Impregnates Ex-Girlfriend After Bride Postpones Wedding Over COVID-19 Lockdown


One of the issues Coronavirus pandemic brought with it is that due to the Interstates lockdown in Nigeria, some individuals, whose wedding parties were scheduled to take place during this period had to reschedule it for another date.

However, there is a backlash to this as anything can happen before the wedding takes place on the new date.

A popular social media user, Abayomi Shogunle shared a report of how a groom impregnated his ex during the lockdown after his wedding was postponed.

Abayomi Shogunle wrote on Twitter;

“A wedding slated for Week-2 of #CoronaVirus lockdown. Due to new bylaws, groom’s family suggested a quiet solemnization (10 people) & big party later but bride’s family opted for indefinite postponement. Groom’s request for bride to move in with him till new date was rejected.
“The waiting groom & Ex connected, she came on a visit, couldn’t return to her base cos of inter-state lockdown. They stayed together all through the stay-at-home orders. Ex is now pregnant, their parents saying no abortion. Bride in waiting now hospitalized for shock.”
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