The vice chairman of the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Honourable Lawrence Onuchukwu, has joined other southeast politicians in openly declaring their support for President Buhari’s second term in office come 2019.
A recent report of the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey conducted by the Nigerian government Government of Nigeria in 2016/17 shows that only 1in 4 children in the country receive all the recommended vaccines.
Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, has expressed regret over the numerous problem facing the country in recent times especially the widespread security challenges and killings which he described as worrisome.
Former minister of aviation Dr Kema Chikwe, on Sunday, April 22, urged Nigerian women to pressurise the National Assembly into passing the Gender Equality Bill into law.The former minister said that doing so would go a long way.
The World Bank has disclosed that Nigerians in diaspora wired $22 billion home in 2017, the fifth largest remittance by immigrants, and an African record. The increase in remittances was driven by growth in various countries.
Chairman of the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF), Chief Paul Unongo has faulted the recent snatching of the mace from the national assembly while at the same time blaming the military for truncating a promising democracy.
The Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative (PCNI), has said it is providing free eye treatment to about 5,000 displaced persons in Borno state. Amina Maibe, the head of PCNI, announced this on Monday, April 23.
The police command of the FCT has denied knowledge of the arrest of Senator Dino Melaye at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The command’s spokesman, Anjuguri Manzah, made the denial in a statement.
Chief Olabode George has demanded an immediate apology from the former governor of Ogun state, Olagunsoye Oyinlola, over what he described as “uncharitable and irritable vituperations” against him by the ex governor.
A committee has been set by the federal government to review the technical and financial aspects of the demands by the striking Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU). The identities of the committee members have not been unveiled.
One person has died while 17 others sustained injuries from an accident involving parents of the abducted Chibok girls. The accident reportedly occurred along Song-Yola road in Adamawa, north-east on Sunday, April 22.
The chairman of the Senator Committee on Petroleum (Upstream) Senator Kabiru Marafa on Sunday, April 22, declared that efforts of the pro-Buhari group had been counter-productive to the success of president Muhammadu Buhari.
The four-week ultimatum given to President Muhammadu Buhari by militants to recall Brigadier General Paul Boroh (retd), the sacked coordinator of the presidential amnesty programme have been withdrawn upon second thought.
Former presidential candidate and an APC governorship hopeful in Delta state, Prof Patrick Utomi, has stated that it is Deltans who would determine if the James Ibori political dynasty in the state would be ended or not.
In a statement sent to NAIJ.com on Monday, April 23, in response to his recent appointment, Uwajeh thanked President Buhari and Barrister Okoi Obono Obla, who is the chairman of the panel, for the opportunity to serve the country
A Catholic priest, Reverend Father Julian Ibe, has urged Christians and Nigerians to pray for President Muhammadu Buhari and other political leaders, for wisdom to overcome the challenges confronting the country.
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) by its Central Forecast Office in Abuja on Sunday, April 22, has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states of the country on Monday morning, April 23.
Embattled Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West under the APC said he has just been arrested at Abuja’s international airport. According to a tweet the senator posted on his Twitter account Monday morning.
Two sisters, Judith and Juliet were arraigned before the chief magistrate, Matilda Iluobe, in August 2012 on eight count charges bordering on alleged conspiracy, stealing, unlawful detention and frivolous petition.
The Christ Embassy is best defined as a special community. This community encompasses a network of churches located throughout the world and combines diverse and vast congregations filled with different pleasant people.
Among legal practicioner in the country recently nominated to be promoted to the office of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria for 2018 is the attorney general and commissioner for justice in Lagos state, Mosediq Adeniji Kazeem.
Nigeria is not a beggarly country but an important stakeholder on the international stage, Kayode Laro, Nigeria’s consul-general in Atlanta said. Laro said this following the recognition of some Nigerians in the USA.