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80 women, girls reportedly raped in six months, say CSOs

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

The Coalition of Civil Society Groups, in continuation of ongoing condemnation and protests against rising cases of rape and violence against the girl-child, yesterday at the Nigerian Police Force... Read More →

NNPC raises alarm over contaminated diesel across Nigeria

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) yesterday said there is a prevalence of adulterated Automotive Gas Oil (AGO), otherwise called diesel, across the country. Raising an alarm over... Read More →

COVID-19: Bello lifts lockdown on Kabba/Bunu communities, insists no COVID-19 in Kogi

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

Yahaya Bello Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has lifted the total lockdown imposed on Kabba/Bunu communities over alleged COVID-19 index cases in those communities. The governor’s decision... Read More →

NMA not a full-time job, says Ujah

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

The newly-elected President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and current Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University of Medical Sciences, Otukpo in Benue State, Prof. Innocent Ujah, has... Read More →

Two months without congregational worship... Clerics, other faithful share experiences

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

National Mosque, Abuja “In my thirty-some years on earth, I don’t remember ever being away from church for two consecutive weeks. So, being away for about three months feels odd. I... Read More →

HURIWA cautions against compromise in Wadume’s trial

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, does not end like some high profile cases that were hijacked by the... Read More →

Seven toxic ingredients to watch out for in makeup, skincare products

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

Everyone loves to look and feel good, and for this reason, we invest a lot of money in beauty products. The downside, however, is there are a lot of chemicals in these products you may not be... Read More →

Oil firms deliberately destroying Niger Delta environment, says Diri

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

Douye Diri Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has lamented what he described as the deliberate despoliation of the Niger Delta environment by oil companies operating in the... Read More →

CSOs take to streets to protest increasing rape, murder of women

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

Several Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), including concerned Nigerians, took to the streets of major cities yesterday to protest the gruesome rape and murder of several Nigerian women over the... Read More →

Court remands 38-year-old man for allegedly raping seven-month-old daughter

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Comments

A Makurdi Chief Magistrate’s Court, yesterday, remanded a 38-year-old man, Mr Simon Emeka, in the facility of the Nigeria Correctional Service for allegedly raping his seven months old... Read More →