Interfaith Forum wants perpetrators of religious violence prosecuted

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi International Dialogue Forum for Peace (IDFP) has called on government to intensify security response and ensure prompt prosecution of persons found culpable in acts of violence. The Co-Secretary of IDFP, Alhaji Ibrahim Yahya, said this while donating relief materials at two Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in Abuja. The More...

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Focus more on intelligence gathering, Interior Minister tells NSCDC

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has directed that the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) should henceforth focus more on intelligence gathering under his watch. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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ASUU rejects probe panel on invasion of Edo congress

By Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU), Ambrose Alli University in Edo State on Thursday rejected the probe panel set up by the University administration on the invasion and subsequent More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Gov. Okowa hails Keyamo as Minister

From Nosa Akenzua, Asaba Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated Chief Festus Keyamo (SAN), on his appointment as Minister of State, Niger Delta. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Be skills oriented, Gov. Bello urges NYSC members

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna. The Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has urged members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to focus on being conversant with many entrepreneurial skills rather More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Bauchi govt to repair vandalize power cables

From Ahmad Mohammed, Bauchi Bauchi State Governor, Bala Abdulkadir Muhammed has directed the Ministry of Power to fix the vandalized power cables that connect the NYSC Orientation Camp in Wailo to the National Grid. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Zamfara pledges sustenance of MNCH2 programmes

From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau The Zamfara state government has pledged continuous support and cooperation aimed at sustaining Maternal and New Child Health (MNCH2) programme with a view to make access to health More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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We must not fail Nigerians, power minister tell staff

From Ayodele Samuel, Lagos The newly appointed Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman, has urged staff of his ministry to work assiduously and diligently in changing the narrative of the Nigerian power sector. According More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Jigawa re-instates suspended provost of Gumel College

From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse The Jigawa state government has re-instated the appointment of suspended Provost of the Jigawa College of Education Gumel, Dr. Sa’idu Barau Ahmad. This was contained in a statement More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Affirmative Action: Emulate Sanwo-Olu, NAWOJ charges governors

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) has charged governors of other States to emulate their colleague in Lagos state, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who appointed 32 per cent women More...