Friday, January 18, 2019
Hello and welcome to SESSION 2 of NewsPlus Editorial Conference. Have you done session 1 exercise? If you have, please share in the Comments Section at the bottom of this page so others may learn from you. The topic for...
Kola Danisa, fondly called KDK, hails from Edo state, (our state), was bred and 'buttered' in Lagos and is a global citizen by virtue of his humanitarian service which spans continents. With a BSc and an MSc in Mass Communication...
Welcome to Session 5 of the series. Let us begin with the exercise in Session 4. By the way, we’d like to salute those who attempted the exercise and sent their answers to editor@newsplus.ng. Hope you found our feedback useful.  Exercise...
Reverend Osoba Otaigbe is not the regular type of missionary. With 18 years of work with multinational organisations mainly in the oil and gas industry, and academic qualifications in Business and Computer Science under his belt, Reverend Otaigbe decided...
NAIJA GO BETTER I miss Nigeria. Don’t even start. Don’t ask me what is there to miss about the Nigeria of today. There will always be a lot to miss about Nigeria because there is no other country like Naija,...
Caption this photo and win airtime of your chosen network worth N3 000 or R150. Your caption should not be more than 4 words. PS: No incisive, abusive or derogatory captions. This is solely for fun. NewsPlus reserves the right...
My son has just put Matric behind him and I am very happy – perhaps happier than him. For one, the haunting spectre of having to cough up some seven thousand rand (about 500 US dollars) to re-enroll the...
 EPILOGUE The period following the release of our WASCE results was the period for job hunting and preparation for the almighty JAMB – the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board examination that granted entry into the university.   We promptly filled the JAMB...
I called the police to diffuse the bomb so people won’t die. (Murderer!) Malapropism again! This is the opposite of what is intended. To diffuse is to spread, distribute, circulate, etc. To defuse is to remove the fuse (from...
  We resume with a Special Edition of Editorial Conference contributed by a veteran in the business.       We should pray without seizing. (By fire by force!) Cease /’si:s/ and seize /’si:z/ sound the same but are not pronounced the same way...