Nigeria will never return to PDP darkness, say Tinubu, Osinbajo

Stop playing god, replies PDP From Ayodele Samuel Lagos and Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Governor of Lagos State Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu yesterday said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) should…

2019: Election manipulation, rigging over -Buhari

By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari has said the period of manipulation of electoral process and rigging by corrupt politicians are over in the country. The President, who urged the security agencies in the country to prioritize security in schools…

Dapchi: CAN declares Good Friday as national prayer day for Leah Sharibu

By Albert Akota -Abuja The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), His Eminence, Rev Dr Samson Olasupo Ayokunle, has called on all churches in the country to pray for the freedom of Leah Sharibu from the captivity of…

FG: 7m Nigerians benefiting from social investment policies

From Ayodele Samuel Lagos The Minister of State, Budget and National Planning Mrs Zainab Ahmed said over Seven Million Nigerians are currently benefitting from the government social investment policies. Zainab speaking at the 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium in Lagos, said…

NPHCDA deploys 1,181 midwives to PHC facilities nationwide

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) said it has deployed one thousand, three hundred and thirty-five (1,335) basic midwives out of a total of one thousand five hundred and eighty-nine basic midwives targeted for…

Rights Commission summons FCT minister, others over Gosa market demolition

By Albert Akota – Abuja The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has vehemently promised to invite the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, head of Gosa community and some stakeholders over the demolition of Gosa…

Easter: Saraki urges Christians to emulate virtues of Christ

By Grace Danjuma Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on Christians and Nigerians across the nation to work towards emulating the virtues of Jesus Christ as epitomized by his passion, persecution, death and resurrection during Easter. In a message…

Alleged N3.2bn fraud: Another witness testifies against Orji Kalu

A witness, Nonye Eghene, on Thursday, told a Federal High Court Lagos, that loan facilities were advanced to a company Slok Nig. Ltd, which is facing fraud charges alongside a former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu. The witness, a…

Insecurity: Revisiting the self defence suggestion

Former Minister of Defence, Gen. T.Y. Danjuma (rtd), rattled the nation recently when he suggested that people should begin to defend themselves against killers masquerading as herders in the country. Speaking at the convocation ceremony of Taraba State University recently,…

Kogi suspects’ escape: Thumps up for IGP

The Inspector General of Police, Idris Abubakar, took an action considered to be in tandem with international best practices this Wednesday when he ordered immediate removal of the Kogi state Commissioner of Police, Ali Janga, following the reports confirming the…