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New York Consulate begs Nigerians to claim over 1,000 uncollected E-Passports

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

By Victoria Ojeme The Consulate General of Nigeria in New York, Thursday said that over 1,000 E-Passports produced within this period are under its possession, noting that the owners should come... Read More →

NGO advises couples to harness benefits of child spacing

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

The Challenge Initiative (TCI), an NGO, has advised couples to harness the benefits of child spacing for effective planned parenthood and child development. The Bauchi State Coordinator of TCI,... Read More →

How Mob stopped firefighters from putting out Ochanja Market fire -CGF

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

By Omeiza Ajayi, Abuja The Federal Fire Service FFS has expressed sadness over the loss of lives and property during Wednesday’s fire outbreak at Ochanja Market in Onitsha, Anambra state,... Read More →

Trouble looms as IMN vows to embark on nationwide Arbaeen March

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

By Ben Agande The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has vowed to go ahead with its annual Arba’een March next week to commemorate the death of Imam Hussein, the grandson of the founder of Islam,... Read More →

Edo 2020: Ex-governorship aspirant carpets attack on Oshiomhole’s residence

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu – Benin City A former governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress now a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Blessing Agbomhere has... Read More →

Police arrest 17 suspects over various offences in Plateau

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

The Police Command in Plateau has arrested 17 suspects for committing various offences in the state in the last four weeks. Suspects arrested in Jos. PHOTO: NAN The Commissioner of Police, Mr... Read More →

Plateau: How anchor borrowers’ scheme can curb farmers/herders conflicts

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

By Marie-Therese Nanlong The Anchor Borrowers’ programme of the federal government which was launched by President Muhammadu Buhari in November, 2015 and implemented by the Central Bank of... Read More →

NHRC advocates end to gender violence, abuse in schools

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called for an end to growing sexual abuse and gender-based violence in schools and institutions of higher learning in the country. Mr Tony Ojukwu,... Read More →

Just in: Buhari approves N10bn intervention fund for Enugu airport

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sum of 10 billion Naira for an intervention fund for the upgrade of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. President Buhari gave the approval... Read More →

CLO urges FG, states to set up functional fire service station on Onitsha-Enugu Highway

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Comments

The Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO), a civil society organization, on Thursday, urged the Federal Government to set up a functional fire service station on the Onitsha axis of Onitsha-Enugu... Read More →