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Kwara community worried about influx of snakes

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

Residents of Igbo-emun, Moro local government area of Kwara State have expressed worries over recent upsurge of snakes found around the town. This is coming on the heels of several residents... Read More →

Amotekun and why Oranmiyan should stay in its grove

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

It is not too surprising that the Amotekun security initiatives of the South-West is creating a flurry in many quarters. The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami sees it as a... Read More →

The public discourse over Amotekun

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

Amotekun. This issue has dominated recent discourse and media headlines. Distilled to its basics, it concerns how best state governments can assist with the safety and security of their residents.... Read More →

Akwa Ibom, labour disagree over payment of new minimum wage

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

Akwa Ibom State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has denied signing any agreement with the state government on the new national minimum wage in the state. Secretary of NLC, Iboro... Read More →

Kogi seeks monarchs’ support to stop polio

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

Kogi State Government has solicited the support of traditional rulers and other stakeholders for effective polio vaccination in the state. The Executive Director of Kogi State Primary Health Care... Read More →

Suspected armed robbers burnt to death in Akwa Ibom

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

Four suspected armed robbers were on Tuesday night burnt to ashes while trying to rob a pregnant woman at Abak road Boulevard, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State capital. An eyewitness said the incident... Read More →

Present yourselves for verification or forget payments, NDDC boss tells contractors

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Dr. Joi Nunieh, yesterday asked its contractors and consultants to present themselves for verification and documentation,... Read More →

Nigeria and Biafra’s bloody memory

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

Sir: It has well been 50 years since Nigeria erupted into civil war when the South East attempted to secede thereby plunging the country into a bloody internecine war of attrition. So deep were... Read More →

UNIABUJA students lament fee increment

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

The students of the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) have called out the management of the school for increasing their tuition fees. The students, who described the decision of the management as... Read More →

One year after Lassa fever conference: Are we rising to the challenge?

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Comments

About a year ago, nearly 700 people from 15 countries across the world gathered in Abuja, Nigeria for the first Lassa Fever International Conference in Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease... Read More →