South Africa Goes To UN Conference On Outer Space

South Africa Goes To UN Conference On Outer Space Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe is to lead a delegation to the United Nations Conference on the Exploration…

Rice Smuggling: Nigerian Government To Shut Land Border – Minister…Says a Particular Country Destroying the Economy

Rice Smuggling: Nigerian Government To Shut Land Border – Minister…Says a Particular Country Destroying the Economy The Federal Government says it will shut down the land border between Nigeria and a neigbouring country in a few…

Nigeria: Traditional Ruler Commiserates With Subjects Over Windstorm Disasters

Nigeria: Traditional Ruler Commiserates With Subjects Over Windstorm Disasters The Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Suleiman has commiserated with the people of the state over the heavy rainstorm and…

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Rice Smuggling: Nigerian Government To Shut Land Border – Minister…Says a Particular Country Destroying the Economy

Rice Smuggling: Nigerian Government To Shut Land Border – Minister…Says a Particular Country Destroying the Economy

The Federal Government says it will shut down the land border between Nigeria and a neigbouring country in a few days time to avoid smuggling of foreign rice into the country. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, made the disclosure in…

Nigeria: Kaduna Rolls-Out Contributory Health Scheme, But It Must Learn From The Mistakes Of NHIS

Nigeria: Kaduna Rolls-Out Contributory Health Scheme, But It Must Learn From The Mistakes Of NHIS

  By Iliya Kure Health Insurance Scheme in Nigeria is at various stages of implementation, especially at the state levels. As at December 2017, only 14 states (Lagos, Oyo, Ekiti, Delta, Bayelsa, Cross River, Akwa Ibom, Kwara, Abia, Adamawa, Kano, Anambra, Sokoto, and Enugu) have…

South African Youth Urged to Prioritise Education

South African Youth Urged to Prioritise Education

Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has encouraged young people to make education a priority, as it has the ability to transform the fate of their generation and many more to come. “Our government needs young people who are educated so they can run the country. We…

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 their energy into arts instead of engaging in drug abuse. Ahmed made the call during the Foundation’s first art exhibition for youths in tertiary institutions on Monday in Ilorin, Kwara…

Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project to Establish 300 Hectares Of Woodlot In Gombe

Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project to Establish 300 Hectares Of Woodlot In Gombe

By Ahmad Umar: In order to prevent desert encroachment in the  northeast region, the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) is to establish 300 hectares of woodlots plantation in seven local government areas of Gombe state. Communication Officer of the organization, Richard James disclosed…

Nigeria : Southern Kaduna People’s Union Strategizes To Promote Entrepreneurship, Development

Nigeria : Southern Kaduna People’s Union Strategizes To Promote Entrepreneurship, Development

The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU), Northwest of the country has inaugurated various committees to coordinate and develop strategies to make maximum use of its human and natural resources. The committees include business, production and marketing, NGOs and co-operative society as well as sports and…