Fire Service not licensed to carry out fumigation -Environmental officers

  By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Environmental Health Officers Registration Council of Nigeria ( EHORECON) said the Federal FireService(FFS) was not among licensed organizations to carry out fumigation in the country. The agency has criticised the Federal Fire Service for…

HIV/AIDS: Analysing the many effects of self testing

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Jane Adams (not real name), is a stripper. She works in a weekend night club at One man village, Karu Local Government Area of Nassarawa State. During every performance, she gets tips (money) from men…

When CRIB, UNICEF make case for elimination of violence against women, girls

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam   Worried by the rampant cases of violence against women and girls in the country, the Child Rights lnformation Bureau (CRIB) of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture in collaboration with United Nations Children’s Fund…

Mensuration: Foundation makes case for safe environment 

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam   Worried by unhealthy challenges faced by women and girls practicing mensuration in the country, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), has called for a safe environment. The foundation made the call during a partnership with the…

APC group begins showcase of Buhari achievements, initiatives since 2015 

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi   All Progressives Congress (APC) advocacy group, APC Legacy Awareness & Campaign, has commenced a nationwide campaign to promote initiatives of the Federal Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement issued yesterday by…

Decontamination exercise incident: We notified school ahead of time to avoid casualties-Fire Service

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam   The authorities of the Federal Fire Service (FFS), said it sent a letter to the School of Health Science and Technology, Ijero Ekiti, about its decontamination exercise ahead of time to avoid casualties. The…

New Army Chief, Yahaya emerges 6 days after plane crash claimed Attahiru

El Rufai, NAWOJ, monarch express confidence in new COAS   By Tobias Lengnan Dapam & Femi Oyelola, Kaduna   Nigeria’s push to rid the country of criminal elements was yesterday bolstered when President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Major General Farouk Yahaya…

Out of school children dominate Jigawa children day celebration

From  Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse   In what appeared to be a serious challenge to both government at various levels and other stakeholders, the out-of-school children have dominated the 2021 children day celebration in Jigawa state. The celebration that took place…

Boat Mishap: Niger Gov. expresses shock

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna   Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has described as unfortunate a boat mishap with about 180 passengers that occurred at Corner Libata in Ingaski local government area of Kebbi State about 30 minutes after taking…

INEC meets security chiefs over attacks on 41 facilities

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja   The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof Mahmood Yakubu yesterday lamented that a total of forty-one (41) facilities of the Commission have been deliberately attacked in the two years. Consequently, Yakubu has pleaded that …