Nigeria Seized 11 Imported Containers With 241 Million Tramadol Tablets

Nigeria Seized 11 Imported Containers With 241 Million Tramadol Tablets   The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has seized 241 million Tramadol tablets in 11 containers, weighing…

Nigeria: Kaduna Sets Up Committee For Launch Of Infant And Young Child Feeding Campaign

Nigeria: Kaduna Sets Up Committee For Launch Of Infant And Young Child Feeding Campaign   By Iliya Kure Kaduna State Government has inaugurated a technical committee to oversee the flag-off of its Infant and…

Ethiopia Arrests Ex-Deputy Chief Of Intelligence Agency

Ethiopia Arrests Ex-Deputy Chief Of Intelligence Agency   Ethiopia has arrested Yared Zerihun, former deputy chief of the country’s intelligence agency, state affiliated media outlet Fana Broadcasting…

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Nigeria: Kaduna Sets Up Committee For Launch Of Infant And Young Child Feeding Campaign

Nigeria: Kaduna Sets Up Committee For Launch Of Infant And Young Child Feeding Campaign

  By Iliya Kure Kaduna State Government has inaugurated a technical committee to oversee the flag-off of its Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) campaign. The campaign is expected to be flagged-off on Friday. Inaugurating the committee, Deputy Director Primary Healthcare in the State Primary…

Nigeria: Cartel With Vested Interest Sabotaging River Niger Dredging, Reps Speaker Dogara Says

Nigeria: Cartel With Vested Interest Sabotaging River Niger Dredging, Reps Speaker Dogara Says

  By Joseph Edegbo   Efforts by successive administrations to implement the national transport master plan that will see to the dredging of Nigeria’s inland water ways could not be achieved because some powerful interests are opposed to it, Speaker of the House of Representatives,…

UN Habitat Urges Adoption Of 3Rs Method For Proper Waste Management

UN Habitat Urges Adoption Of 3Rs Method For Proper Waste Management   The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) has called for the adoption of 3Rs,…

Nigeria: Generate Evidence For Advocacy To Stimulate Change, Group Tells CSOs

Nigeria: Generate Evidence For Advocacy To Stimulate Change, Group Tells CSOs Participants at a 2-Day Coalition and Capacity Building workshop for Improved Financial and Implementation of…

UNICEF Trains Programme Coordinators On Resource Management In Gombe, Nigeria

UNICEF Trains Programme Coordinators On Resource Management In Gombe, Nigeria   By Ahmad Umar United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Bauchi field office has begun training…

Nigeria: Stable Exchange Rate Best Choice For The Country – Central Bank

Nigeria: Stable Exchange Rate Best Choice For The Country – Central Bank   Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says maintaining stable exchange rate to avoid depreciation of…

Nigerian Government Feeds Pupils With 6m Eggs, 594 Cows Weekly – Official

Nigerian Government Feeds Pupils With 6m Eggs, 594 Cows Weekly – Official

      Special Adviser to Nigerian president on National Social Welfare Programme, Maryam Uwais, on Monday says Federal Government feeds pupils with 6 million eggs and 594 cows weekly under its Home Grown School Feeding Programme.   Uwais disclosed this in Abuja, when she received…

Explore Importance Of Photography, U.S. Tells Nigerians

Explore Importance Of Photography, U.S. Tells Nigerians

  The U.S. Government on Saturday, advised Nigerians to explore the importance of photography. Mr Russel Brooks, Public Relations Officer, United States Consulate General, gave the advice during the 2018 Lagos Photo Festival. The festival took place at African Artists’ Foundation at Victoria Island, Lagos.…

Nigeria: Renewable Energy Financing, Germany Embassy Hosts Stakeholders

Nigeria: Renewable Energy Financing, Germany Embassy Hosts Stakeholders

  By Seyifunmi Adebote At 7000MW, Nigeria still lacks the needed capacity to cater to her power needs across the country and with over 90 million people without access to electricity. It is against this background stakeholders gathered to discuss and adequate financing Nigeria’s Power sector, as…

Jasmine: Nigerian Lady Who Continues Living With Alopecia Disease

Jasmine: Nigerian Lady Who Continues Living With Alopecia Disease

  By Ibrahima Yakubu Jasmine Tolulope is a young Nigerian who chose to show courage in the face of stigmatization which thousands of Nigerians face due to alopecia. Alopecia is an auto-immune condition which results in unpredictable loss of hair in its victims. It means…