CONDOLENCE : Chairman Northern Speakers condoles Taraba state Government, family over Aisha demise

CONDOLENCE : Chairman Northern Speakers condoles Taraba state Government, family over Aisha demise

The Speaker Kaduna state House of Assembly, Chairman Northern Speakers Forum, Rt Hon. Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani on Friday condoled with Taraba state Government, family , and friends on the demise of Aisha Jummai Al-Hassan, popularly known as Mama Taraba, former minister of Women Affairs and also a senator of the 7th assembly and governortorial candidate … Continue reading CONDOLENCE : Chairman Northern Speakers condoles Taraba state Government, family over Aisha demise

Father Ejike Mbaka And The Bishop of Enugu Diocese

The many persistent sad events unfolding in Nigeria particularly this year has reminded me of the famous Igbo saying, “Chi fo, anu ozo,” (Day break brings breaking news). In Igboland, “Chi fo anu ozo” indicates two things: one, all is not well with the society; two, what is harming the society is multiplying and doubling … Continue reading Father Ejike Mbaka And The Bishop of Enugu Diocese

Major hurdles remain to waiving vaccine patents, despite growing support

In Guatemala, just 0.01% of people have been vaccinated so far, according to Our World in Data © Luis Echevarria, Reuters World Trade Organization (WTO) negotiations on a waiver of intellectual property rights for COVID-19 vaccines could take months — provided they can overcome significant opposition from some member countries, trade experts say. The talks also … Continue reading Major hurdles remain to waiving vaccine patents, despite growing support

Italy-bound passenger excreted 59 wraps of heroin -NDLEA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency on Friday said its operatives have arrested a 23-year-old suspected drug trafficker, Okoguale Douglas, with heroin at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. It said the suspect, who was arrested while trying to board a Milan, Italy bound flight, had excreted 59 wraps of heroin weighing 781.2 grams. The … Continue reading Italy-bound passenger excreted 59 wraps of heroin -NDLEA

Prominent Nigerians to face trial for terrorism financing — FG

The Federal Government says some prominent businessmen and organisations will soon be prosecuted for alleged offences relating to terrorism financing in the country. Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, revealed this when he fielded questions from State House correspondents in Abuja on Friday. According to him, far-reaching investigations have indicated that high-profile individuals … Continue reading Prominent Nigerians to face trial for terrorism financing — FG

Committee Chairman urges support for Nigerian Army, Says Ndume’s demands for Army will be met

Committee Chairman urges support for Nigerian Army, Says Ndume’s demands for Army will be met

Bashir Bello Senator Muhammad Ali Ndume has revealed that the Nigerian Army officials have expressed satisfaction with the outcome of the meeting with the Finance Ministry, officials of Army and Senate Committee on Army. The Senator who chairs the committee on Army said that Army officials explained the efforts made so far by its personnel … Continue reading Committee Chairman urges support for Nigerian Army, Says Ndume’s demands for Army will be met

Afaka 27 students are now ready to be reunites with families – CP

..Warns against misleading news publication by media By Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna The remaining twenty-seven (27) students of the Federal College of Forestry and Mechanisation, Mando, Afaka Kaduna State, are now in stable condition and ready to be reunited with their respective families. The Commissioner of Police, Kaduna State Command CP UM Muri disclosed this during … Continue reading Afaka 27 students are now ready to be reunites with families – CP

Naira will continue to fall until… -Experts

Africa's largest economy devalued the local unit twice last year after a crash in the oil price triggered by the coronavirus pandemic hampered revenues. In view of the peculiar economic situation in Nigeria, experts have predicted why the Nigerian currency would crash further in the coming months. Nigerians now save in foreign currencies to protect … Continue reading Naira will continue to fall until… -Experts