Power outage during Ramadan

April 18, 2021 Editorial IV 0

On behalf of millions of Nigerians, particularly Muslims, I would like to draw the attention of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) to the refusal to provide electricity in this sacred month of Ramadan. The situation is indeed disturbing. Although Nigerians are making efforts to pay their electricity bills, despite the hardship and difficulties being experienced, the PHCN are Read More

Ramadan: Islamic group cautions traders against price hike

April 15, 2021 Tope Sunday 0

An Islamic group, Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria, has called on dealers and retailers in food stuff items not to hike the price of the items. The group in a statement jointly issued by its National Coordinator, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi, and National Secretary, Dr. Nasir Balogun, warned that the problem of hunger and poverty in the country should not be increased through Read More

Sadiya: The face of compassion

April 2, 2021 Jibrin Ndace 0

In today’s world, one of the biggest challenges to human existence is human and natural disasters – wars, floods, fires, famine, security challenges such as terrorism and insurgency, banditry and kidnapping. As expected, these disasters have devastating impacts on the affected communities and usually cause humanitarian crises. Most disasters when they occur, may not have been foreseen, therefore stretching the Read More

Bogoro LG chair distributes 100 wheelchairs to physically challenged persons

March 31, 2021 Najib Sani 0

The chairman of Bogoro local government council of Bauchi state Iliya Habila on Tuesday distributed 100 wheelchairs to physically challenged persons in the area to alleviate their transportation challenges. Speaking during the distribution ceremony in Bogoro, Habila said the gesture was in collaboration with a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) known as ‘Beautiful Gate Handicapped Centre’. The Handicap Center was founded by Read More

Buhari’s delegation in Katsina, Zamfara over devastating fire incidents, to assist traders

March 24, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said that the federal government would work with the governments of Katsina and Zamfara states to assist traders affected by two devastating fire incidents in their major markets.In separate messages delivered by a government delegation led by Abubakar Malami, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, in Katsina and Gusau, the two Read More