Group passes vote of confidence on Audi’s leadership in NSCDC

October 12, 2021 Lekan Shehinde 0

A group,   Stand Up Nigeria, has passed a vote of confidence on Dr Audi Ahmed following his superlative leadership reforms in the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC. The group who led thousands of Nigerians early this morning to the National Assembly vowed that Audi wont be distracted despite several calls for his removal. The Convener, Sunday Attah in Read More

Nigeria @61: Group preaches tolerance, patience to surmount challenges

October 1, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

A group, Promoters of One Nigeria Ambassadors Group (PRONIG), has advised Nigerians to be patient and tolerant so that the country can surmount its numerous challenges.  According to a statement in Abuja Friday by its publicity secretary/PRO, Chibueze Chamberlain Iroka, there is a need for political leaders to begin a process of national reconciliation and healing in order to continue keeping the Read More

Traditional rulers, clergymen, others reject Caste practice in Igbo land

August 22, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Top clergies and traditional rulers in Mbieri community in Imo state in partnership with the National Human Rights Commission, (NHRC) have called for the abrogation of age-long Osu, Ume, Ohu, and Diala Caste practice in Igbo land. NHRC along with other non governmental organisation including Pillars of Hope Africa Initiative (POHAI) Kemdi Chino Opara Foundation, Marvico and Global Family Foundation Read More

Doctos’ strike: Wake up from slumber, PGF boss slams Ngige, Keyamo

August 8, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Director General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) Salihu Moh Lukman, has slammed Nigerian Ministers of Labour and Employment Chris Ngige and Festus Keyamo over their inability to prevent the ongoing indefinite strike by the the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD). On August 2, 2021, NARD began indefinite nationwide strike over demands for improved conditions, payment of salaries ranging Read More

COAS commissions office complex in honour of late Attahiru

July 22, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has commissioned a newly constructed office accommodation in honour of former COAS late Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, at the Headquarters, Joint Task Force, North East, Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK), Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri. A statement by Director Army Public Relations Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu Wednesday, said the COAS disclosed that the new facility is Read More

Air crash: Group celebrates Dairo, commends NAF for adequate training

July 21, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

A Civil Society Organisation, Nigerian Advocates for Peace (NAP), has commended the gallantry of Flight Lieutenant Abayomi Dairo for successfully ejecting an Alfa jet aircraft that was gunned down by bandits, saying “it is an indication that Nigerian Air force (NAF) pilots are well trained.” NAP in a press release signed by its convener Dotun Akindele on Wednesday, solicited support Read More

Breaking: FG declares Tuesday, Wednesday public holidays to celebrate Eid-El-Kabir

July 15, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The federal government has declared Tuesday July 20 and Wednesday July 21, 2021, as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulates all Muslim faithful and Nigerians at home and in the Diaspora on this occasion. “I call on Muslims to continue Read More

Dhul Hijja: Look out for new moon Saturday, Sultan tells Muslims

July 9, 2021 Editorial III 0

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has directed Muslim Ummah to look out for the new moon of Dhul Hijja 1442AH. Abubakar, who is also the President General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), made the call on Friday in a statement. The statement was signed by the chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council, Sokoto, Read More

Embrace values, morality, varsity don tasks NGOs

July 8, 2021 Emeka Nze 0

A law lecturer at Baze University Abuja, Dr Sam Amadi, has advised upcoming non – governmental organisations (NGOs) in the country to embrace values of morality and be focused in their chosen areas and be willing to sacrifice in the short and long term to attain their goal. Dr Amadi who spoke Wednesday in Abuja at the unveiling of a Read More

Coalition of mothers mourn Army Chief, 10 others, condole AFN

May 25, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

A coalition of women, Mothers for United Nigeria (MUN), has condoled the Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. LEO Irabor and the entire Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) over the death of the Chief of Army staff Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and 10 others in a plane crash in Kaduna on Friday. Publicity Secretary of MUN Hajia Salamatu Adebayo, who lamented the Read More

Dan Iyan Lafia: Celebrated in life, abandoned in death

May 9, 2021 Muazu Abari 0

To the ordinary people of Nasarawa state who appreciate good deeds and sacrifices even in death For 27, 2005, will forever remain one of the most darkest days as they woke up to the sad news of the demise of one of their most patriotic and illustrious sons Senator Haruna Abubakar. He passed on after a portracted illness in a Read More