Nigeria: NGO Launches Campaigns On Health Fund Release In Gombe

Nigeria: NGO Launches Campaigns On Health Fund Release In Gombe   By Ahmad Umar An NGO, MamaYe Evidence for Action in collaboration with Gombe State Accountability Mechanisms has launched a…

Nigeria: Kaduna Presents N155 Bn 2019 Budget Proposal To State Assembly

Nigeria: Kaduna Presents N155 Bn 2019 Budget Proposal To State Assembly   By Amos Tauna Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State, northwest Nigeria, on Wednesday presented the 2019 budget estimate of…

Ugandan MP Beaten Up After President’s Convoy Stoned – Opposition

Ugandan MP Beaten Up After President’s Convoy Stoned – Opposition   Ugandan legislator, Francis Zaake, detained after the president’s convoy was stoned, has been “brutalised” by security personnel, an opposition…

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Nigeria, Abuja Light Rail Project Employs 10,000 Engineers

Nigeria, Abuja Light Rail Project Employs 10,000 Engineers

By Peter Usman  Abuja (Nigeria)- About 10,000 Nigerians were employed during the construction of the Abuja Light Rail Project, in the nation”s capital which was recently commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari. Similarly, 100,000 more will be directly or indirectly employed when the project begins full operation.…

Police Inspector Loses Manhood In Sodomy Act In Katsina

Police Inspector Loses Manhood In Sodomy Act In Katsina

  By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Nemesis has caught up with a police Inspector, Lawal Mohammed at Faskari local government area of Katsina, when he lost his manhood during sodomy act with 13-years old boy. The incident which was said to have happened on Tuesday…

Nigeria: Save the Children Tasks Zamfara Govt. to Sustain Social Protection Programme, …Spent N2.5Billion in Six Years

Nigeria: Save the Children Tasks Zamfara Govt. to Sustain Social Protection Programme, …Spent N2.5Billion in Six Years By Mohammed Munirat Nasir: An intervention Programme under the Department for International Development (DFID), Save…

SADC Finance Ministers Agree To Deepen Regional Integration

SADC Finance Ministers Agree To Deepen Regional Integration   The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ministers of Finance have agreed that regional integration…

South Africa: Eskom Welcomes McKinsey Apology

South Africa: Eskom Welcomes McKinsey Apology   South Africa’s power company, Eskom says it has welcomed McKinsey’s apology to South Africa…

New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Transforms into African Union Development Agency

New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Transforms into African Union Development Agency Following the implementation of the AU Institutional Reforms approved at the recent 31st Ordinary session…

Nigeria Bad Roads Affecting Nomadic Education In Adamawa Negetively – Official

Nigeria Bad Roads Affecting Nomadic Education In Adamawa Negetively – Official

  Lack of access roads remains a major challenge affecting the smooth running of Nomadic schools in Adamawa, the State Coordinator, Nomadic Education Commission, Madam Amina Baba-Kano, has said. She made this known Thursday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) in…

Talent Hunt For Next Generation Leaders Kicks-Off In Nigerian University

Talent Hunt For Next Generation Leaders Kicks-Off In Nigerian University

    By Oshio Joy   Theatre and Performing Arts Department of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, in northern Nigeria, is supporting other partners to hold an Inter-faculty Talent Hunt Series – the 3rd in a series of the activity.   This is aimed at discovering…

Drug Abuse: Pharmacist Urges Nigerian Youths To Channel Energy Into Arts

Drug Abuse: Pharmacist Urges Nigerian Youths To Channel Energy Into Arts   Pharmacist and Founder of Livingstream Foundation, Grace Ahmed, has called on Nigerian youths to channel…

Nigeria Committed To Better Environment, Human Rights — Speaker Dogara

Nigeria Committed To Better Environment, Human Rights — Speaker Dogara

  Speaker of the Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has reaffirmed the commitment of the green chamber to prioritising issues related to human rights and protection of the environment. He said this on Wednesday at a public hearing by the House Committee on Treaties,…

World Widows Day – NGO To Give Zero Interest Loan To Widows

World Widows Day – NGO To Give Zero Interest Loan To Widows

Founder of Helpline Foundation for the Needy, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) in Abuja, Nigeria, Jumai Ahmadu said on Saturday that the foundation would give interest-free revolving loans to widows in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Ahmadu told newsmen at an event to mark the World…