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Politicians can’t use 288,043 uncollected PVCs to rig Adamawa elections — REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Adamawa has  allayed fears that rogue politicians may connive with its staff to rig the 2019 election...

Erosion: Anambra community bicker over partial ban on sand excavation

The People of Ihengwu Villiage, Oko in Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra have called for outright ban on sand excavation at all...

Insecurity: Miners want use of vigilantes in mining sites

The Chairman, Miners Association of Nigeria, Kaduna State branch, Lawal Mayere, on Sunday urged the Federal Government to formulate a policy that would allow...

Medical expert blames govt, ignorance for high rate of quackery

The new  chairman of Association of General  and  Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria, Ogun state chapter, Dr.  Rabiu Kusimo, has identified ignorance and the...

Female genital mutilation is a human rights violation – UNICEF

A child protection specialist at the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Nkeiru Maduechesi, has said that the organisation has categorised Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)...

Muslim school owners demand strict control to curb drug abuse

The National President of the League of Muslims School Proprietors Worldwide (LEAMSP), Tijani Taiwo has challenged the Federal Government and relevant agencies to put...

1000 Bauchi IDPs get empowerment, food Items from FADAMA II Project

The Bauchi office of FADAMA II additional financing project has distributed empowerment and food items to 1000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the state....

Ojukwu’s eldest son dies, third force movement mourns

Chief Debe Odumegwu Ojukwu, the eldest son of former Biafran leader, Dim Emeka Odumegwu Ojukwu is dead. Debe was said to have collapsed and...

Over 5 in 10 child deaths directly linked to malnutrition

Civil Society Scaling up Nutrition in Nigeria CS-SUNN has raised concern about malnutrition in Nigeria after data revealing as many as 58 in every...