Nigeria 2019: Crisis Erupts In Kaduna PDP As Aspirants Pass Vote Of No Confidence

Nigeria 2019: Crisis Erupts In Kaduna PDP As Aspirants Pass Vote Of No Confidence

  Some governorship aspirants under the platform of the main opposition party in Kaduna State, Northwest Nigeria, PDP  has passed a vote of  no confidence in party’s leadership, headed by a one time Minister of Aviation, Hassan Hyet. Consequently, the aggrieved Aspirants have therefore called on the national leadership to take over affairs of the […]

Nigeria Osun 2018: 435,015 Registered Voters Won’t Vote – Says INEC

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 435,015 registered voters in Osun who are yet to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) would not vote. Mr Olusegun Agbaje, the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Osun, made this known on Friday at a press conference in Osogbo. Agbaje said 1,246,915 PVCs were collected from INEC by […]

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Nigeria: Police Arrest Suspected Killer Of Univ. Don In Gombe

  By Auwal Ahmad Gombe State Command of the Nigeria Police says it has arrested the killer of Professor Simon Ocheme Apakwu, a lecturer at the Federal University of Kashere. Speaking to newsmen in Gombe, North East of the country on Friday,  Commissioner of Police, Shins Olukolu said following the killing of Professor Simon Ocheme at […]

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Nigeria Police Recovers Caches Of Firearms, Ammunition

  By Peter Usman   The Nigeria Police Force says it  recovered 9,657 prohibited firearms and 26,994 ammunitions among other dangerous weapons from February 2018 to date from wrong hands including suspected militia and militants across the country in the ongoing mop- up operations.    The operations were carried out in line with the prohibited/illegal firearms and […]

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Israel Inaugurates 1st Bible Contest On Peace, Reconciliation In Nigeria

  The Embassy of Israel in Nigeria has inaugurated the 1st National Old Testament Bible Contest in Nigeria and Africa at large, to promote the knowledge on peace and reconciliation. Mr Nadav Goren, Charge D’Affaires, Embassy of Israel in Nigeria, made this known in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in […]

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Nigeria To Spend $3.5m On Poverty Statistics Survey – Official

  National Coordinator, Nigeria Living Standard Survey (NLSS), Mr Tunde Adebisi, says the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) will spend 3.5million dollars in carrying out the living standard survey. Adebisi told newsmen on Thursday in Keffi, that the grant by the World Bank would be disbursed to the NBS through the National social Safety Net […]

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700 Nigerian Children Die Daily Due To Preventable Causes – MNCH2

  The Maternal and New Child Health (MNCH2), a UK-DFID funded programme, has claimed that Nigeria loses about 700 Nigerian children daily as a result of different preventable health challenges. Dr Ashiru Hamza, the Advocacy and Accountability Advisor of the organisation, disclosed this while presenting the evidence at an Editorial Roundtable meeting in Kaduna on […]

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Outcome Of Survey To Help In Planning For Persons With HIV And AIDS – Official

  The Federal Government has said that the result of Nigeria AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) would determine the burden of HIV/AIDS in the country. The government also said the outcome of the survey would help it design a better plan for persons living with the scourge. Dr Greg Ashefor, member of the National […]

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