Osun Govt. sets up clinic for depressed, abused women

  Mrs Olubukoka Olaboopo, the Osun Commissioner for Women , Children and Social Affairs, on Wednesday, says the ministry has created a women clinic where depressed, abused women can get help, physically and psychologically. Olaboopo made this known during an…

Army celebrates with displaced families in Borno

Maj.-Gen. Abdul Khalifa, the Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division of the Nigerian Army, on Wednesday presented Christmas gifts to displaced families in Gubio Camp in Jere Local Government Area of Borno. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports…

FG suspends 100 passports of passengers who refused post arrival COVID-19 test

The Federal Government has suspended the passports of 100 in-bound airline passengers who failed to take the second test of COVID-19 after arriving in the country. Mr Boss Mustapha, Chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, disclosed this at the…

Govt Palliative: Akokotu makes case for widows of deceased clerics

    By Nosa Akenzua, Asaba   A member of the Delta State Advisory and Peace Building Council, Revd Professor Oke AKokotu has called on Government at all levels to always consider wives, particularly widows of deceased pastors in the…

Gombe govt moves to end open defecation by 2025

The Gombe State Government on Wednesday in a bid to end open defecation by 2025, declared a state of emergency on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH). The state Commissioner for Water Resources, Alhaji Mijinyawa Yahaya, disclosed this at a news…

Covid -19: Our national response passing through challenging phase

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19, Boss Mustapha has said that the country’s national response is passing through challenging phase due to the seriousness of the second wave of infections. Speaking while briefing…

Impeachment: Shukuba insists he remains Shiroro LG Chairman

  From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The embattled Chairman of Shiroro local government of Niger state, Comrade Suleiman Dauda Chukuba has insisted that he remained the only authentic council chairman, saying that due process was not followed and allegations of misappropriation…

National Park trains 1,200 officers on combat readiness

Dr Ibrahim Goni, the Conservator-General of the National Park Service, says the agency has trained 1,200 officers on basic combat readiness paramilitary. Goni, who disclosed this at a news conference in Abuja, said that the training was to help the…

Gov. Mohammed signs N213.9bn 2021 budget into law

Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State on Tuesday signed the 2021 approved budget of N213.9 billion into law. In his address shortly after signing the budget, Mohammed commended the House of Assembly for working in synergy with the Executive Council…

We are open to robust collaboration with communities, individuals – Delta Govt

  By Nosa Akenzua, Asaba Delta State Government has said that it would continue to welcome positive collaboration and partnership from well meaning individuals including Communities in the state for robust socio economic development across the state. The state Commissioner…