Bello, lawmaker advocatte support for women in politics, full autonomy for LGAs

….says Nigeria is better when united against Secession campaign By Christiana Ekpa The Wife of Governor of Niger State, Dr. Amina Abubakar Bello and Chairperson, House Committee on Electoral Matters, Hon. Aisha Dukku have underscored the need for Nigerians to…

Police rescue 10 kidnap victims in Zamfara

From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau Zamfara State Police Command has succeeded in securing the unconditional release of ten kidnapped victims who were abducted by a group of kidnappers that invaded Kaya village under Maradun local government area of the state…

Diri bans deforestation activities in Bayelsa

Gov. Duoye Diri of Bayelsa has banned logging and other deforestation activities as part of efforts to protect the state’s forest reserves and rare plant species. The governor announced this in Yenagoa on Tuesday at a ceremony to mark this…

UniAbuja partners NIHOTOUR to establish tourism, hospitality department

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna University of Abuja is partnering with the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism, (NIHOTOUR),to establish Departments of Travel-Tourism and Hospitality under the Faculty of Management Sciences of the institution. The programme was organized by NIHOTOUR, UNIABUJA…

PDP inaugurates Borno state exco, targets governorship, other seats ahead 2023

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has inaugurated a four-man new executive members its Borno State chapter, after the Supreme court gave a judgement on the issue. The nation’s apex court, it will…

IGP tenure elongation: Court fixes April 16, for judgment

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court Abuja, has fixed April 16, for judgement in the suit seeking removal of the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu from office. The court slated the date after parties…

Nigeria IT coy, French school in partnership on artificial intelligence

Coven Works, a Nigerian-American Information Technology (IT) company, has secured collaboration with a French School in Paris to help Nigerians advance learning in Artificial Intelligence(AI), Business and Ethics. Mr Olusola Amusan, Chief Executive Officer of Coven Works, disclosed this on…

Commissioner tasks Journalists on ‘peace journalism’

From:Femi, Oyelola, Kaduna Kaduna Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan has tasked media practitioners to engage in ‘peace journalism’ in reporting conflict situations. He gave the advice yesterday during the Monthly Interfaith Media Center Forum on…

Bakkassi judgement: Varsity don wants FG to approach UN General Assembly

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna A Lecturer  of International Law at the Nasarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK), Dr Philip Umaru- Ajeh, has urged Nigerian foreign policy to take another look on the Bakkassi Peninsula judgement in the interest of the sovereignty of…

Cuba’s vaccine and a nation in search of itself

By Muhammad Al-Ghazali What exactly is wrong with Nigeria, or rather,  what truly is wrong with us, Nigerians? The independence we cajoled the British to grant us in 1960 has not yielded the unbridled socio-economic progress and development our founding…