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Nigeria: Kaduna Community Where Women Prefer To Give Birth In Dry Season

By Mohammad Ibrahim Thirty five year old housewife Mary (not her real name) was in labour with her fourth child. She has spent four days in labour at home without been assisted by any  health worker or trained birth attendant. On the fifth day her condition became worse, so her husband’s relatives decided to rush […]

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‘Stop Chasing Russian Ghosts’: Nunes Insists No Collusion Between Trump And Russians

House Intelligence Committee chair Devin Nunes has urged Washington to stop pursuing false accusations of US President Donald Trump’s ties with Russia and concentrate on solving more pressing issues for the country. Nunes participated in the Congressional investigation into alleged Russian meddling into the US presidential election, but was forced withdraw from the inquiry, following […]

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OIC Focuses On Northeast Nigeria, Others, Ahead Of Foreign Ministers Conference In Abidjan

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is to focus discussion on humanitarian situation in countries of interest particularly, Somalia, Nigeria, and countries of the Lake Chad Basin. This information is contained in a statement by Director Information Department, OIC General Secretariat, Maha Mustapha Akeel, ahead of the 44th session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers […]

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Nigeria will Be Out of Recession In 2018- NBS Boss, Dr. Yemi Kale

Barring any further hitches, the Nigerian economy will be out of recession in 2018, Statistician-General of the Federation, Dr. Yemi Kale has said. In an interview with the Economic Confidential in Abuja, Dr. Kale said noted that “If all prices do not collapse including Niger Delta crisis, by 2018 we would have recovered”, he said. […]

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Social Media’s Anti-Social Inhabitants

By Chuks Oluigbo & Mabel Dimma Chukwuma, a full-grown adult with a wife and three children, lost his mother recently. On the day of his mother’s burial when he was expected to be in a sober mood mourning the woman who bore, suckled and nurtured him from infancy through adulthood, he was busy flooding Facebook […]

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Nigeria Working To Pass Climate Change Bill Into Law — House Of Reps

By Iliya Kure There are indications that Nigeria will pass the Climate Change Bill before the end of the year. Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Climate Change, Samuel Onuigbo gave the hint at an interactive session with Journalists in Abuja weekend. The committee chairman opined that climate change remains one of the major causes […]

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As Nigeria Joins The World To Combat Desertification And Drought

By Ogunjobi Oluwamuyiwa Felix Have you heard the word ‘Desertification’ before? Are you aware of the devastating impacts it could have? Does it make any sense to have a hand in such environmental disaster? Wouldn’t you rather be a solution to this threat? By way of introduction, Desertification is the process by which a fertile […]

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Nigeria: Six Kidnappers Arrested In Kaduna — Abuja Highway

By Amos Tauna Kaduna State internal security outfit, Operation Yaki in northwest Nigeria, says it has arrested six notorious kidnappers terrorizing Kaduna-Abuja highway. The suspects were picked Thursday by the Surveillance Patrol Teams in a joint operation with the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Teams (IRT), with the support from the Technical Intelligence Unit […]

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