How School Murdered My Child -Mother

Rebecca Okoko Onoja, mother of 6-month-old baby, Michelle Onoja has accused Britmax International School, Lokongoma, Abuja of killing her child who was left in their care. The family of the deceased child in a statement forwarded to newsmen said baby Michelle died in the school after her mother dropped her at the premises on 11th […] The post appeared first on .

Nigeria can’t eradicate malaria now – FG

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has stated that “Nigeria can only eradicate malaria completely in the future, but not right now.” Onu stated this Tuesday in Abuja, when he received the

Why I declined assent to Ajaokuta complex bill, 7 others –...

…Rejects NASS’ debt figures for states President Muhammadu Buhari has refused assent to the bill seeking funds for the completion of Ajaokuta Steel Company forwarded to him by the National Assembly in February, this year.The president also

Angela Merkel congratulates Buhari on re-election

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called President Muhammadu Buhari to congratulate him on the resounding victory in the February 23 presidential election in Nigeria. She pledged to continue cooperation with Nigeria on peace and security,

Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigns after Army’s intervention

Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is resigning after weeks of mass protests, state media report. Mr Bouteflika, who had been in power for 20 years, had already dropped plans to seek a fifth term as opposition to his rule grew. The powerful Algerian army had called for the 82-year-old to be declared incapable of carrying out […] The post appeared first on .

International Fact-Checking Day: Dubawa launches fact-checking service on WhatsApp

Dubawa is an open source verification and fact-checking platform, developed and designed to sift through the barrage of information and stream out the truth. The post appeared first on .

Board approves promotion of 51 Prisons, Immigration officers

Chairman of the Board and Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the announcement in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. The post appeared first on .

Army launches “Operation Harbbin Kunama III’’ for Katsina, Sokoto and Zamfara

The Nigeria Army has launched “Operation Harbbin Kunama III’’ to cover forest areas of Katsina, Sokoto and Zamfara States, in a bid to end activities of bandits.

Senate rejects Trade and Investment Ministry ‘s 2019 budget

The Senate Committee on Trade and Investment has rejected the ministry’s 2019 Budget of N15.63 billion.

Breaking: Again, Bayelsa-based Journalist regains freedom

Popular Bayelsa Journalist Jones Abiri has been released from the alleged custody of Department of State Security (DSS) in Abuja. According to his lawyer, Samuel Ogala, Abiri who was arrested on Saturday was released on

How pastor raped me for several months-16yr-old Alice reveals

A 16-year-old girl, Alice Arowolo, Monday, told the Federal High Court, Osogbo, how she was allegedly raped by Pastor Adeyemo Samuel, for many times. Led in evidence by the National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking

Groups advocate use of treated nets in Ebonyi

Breakthrough Action- Nigeria (BA-N),    a developmental partner under United State Agency for International Development (USAID), is partnering Ebonyi state government to control the scourge of malaria in the state. The state coordinator of BA-N, Enugu

As Jigawa gov’t boosts education with motorcycles…

In this age that anything can be done to advance the cause of education especially in the northern part of the country, Jigawa state government has spared no effort at bringing succor to its staff. BAYO

PDP will regret challenging my victory in court- Ganduje

Kano state Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has said he would ever be ready to face the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) which has vowed to challenge his victory at the just concluded governorship election in court. According

Atiku better than Buhari, Obasanjo declares

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has defended his endorsement of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. He said despite the fact that Atiku lost to President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, APC,

Oshiomhole jeopardising APC’s chances in future elections ― Okorocha

Outgoing Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha on Monday visited President Muhammadu Buhari, warning that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) risks serious consequences in 2023 because of the leadership style of the National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole. According to him, the party boss was responsible for the loss of key states to the opposition party […] The post appeared first on .

Task Force arrests 2 for impersonation, extortion

LAGOS State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences Unit (Task Force) said on Monday that it arrested two suspects for impersonating officers of the agency and extorting money from a motorist at Ojota, Lagos for negotiating and collecting N15,000 bribe. The suspects are Ademola Oyegunwa (40yrs) and Olaogun Adamson (48yrs). Task Force chairman, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, […] The post appeared first on .

How I intend to make my first billion in the next...

SERIAL entrepreneur and cryptocurrency/blockchain investor, Xolane Ndlovu has revealed his intention to make his first billion in the next five years. Xolane Ndhlovu, who spent his 20s in prison as a result of false and unverified accusations levelled against him psyched himself to entrepreneurial motivation, effectively using his education (Diploma in Management, B-Com (Economics), an […] The post appeared first on .

Suspected killers of Kolade Johnson now in custody ― Police

The Lagos State Command of the Nigeria Police Force has stated that the team of policemen suspected to have killed one Kolade Johnson on Sunday have been arrested. In a statement issued by the command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana on Monday, the command said the members of the team will be “subjected to […] The post appeared first on .

Elections: Why deployed prison personnel yet to get allowances after polls...

A prison official explains the reason for the delay in payment. The post appeared first on .