Senatorial aspirant, Deway, condemns kidnapping, killing of Onijala’s brother

November 26, 2021 Blueprint 0

The leading Kwara South Senatorial Aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Olabode Oyedepo, popularly known as Deway has condemned in its entirety, the kidnapping and killing of Amb. Onijala’s brother, Oni-Jay in Isin Local Government Area of Kwara State by unknown gunmen. Deway in a statement he released on Thursday through Adebayo Olodan, his Special Assistant on Media, Read More

FGM: UNICEF laments people’s inability to accept change

September 22, 2021 Amarachukwu EgwuAgha, 0

The United Nations Children fund (UNICEF), Desk officer with Ebonyi state Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development (SMWASD), Mr Emmanuel Nkwuda has attributed practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in the state to the inabilities of the people to accept paradigm shift. Nkwuda disclosed this during a review meeting with Civil Society Organization (CSO) network and selected young people Read More

NAFDAC begins campaign against dangerous use of codeine, self-medication, others

September 6, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Monday flagged off sensitization campaign against abuse of codeine, self-medication among youth and use of potassium bromate to bake bread. The Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Moji Christianah Adeyeye, at a press conference held at the Centre for Black Culture and International Understanding, Osogbo, Osun State, expressed displeasure over Read More

Stakeholders call for development of national investment plan for agriculture

August 8, 2021 John Oba 0

Stakeholders at the ActionAids Consultative meeting on the 2022 Agriculture Budget has called for development of a National Investment Plan for the agricultural sector. It further stated that the plan should be a compilation of the State developed agricultural investment plans that contains state crops with comparative advantages.  This was part of the recommendation contained in the communique signed by Read More