Anambra markets have improved facilities – Perm Sec

A ONE-day workshop on research findings, organised by Nextier Firm towards tackling challenges and development of markets in Ananabra State for sustainable...

Diamond Kids Art Foundation opens new office complex with exhibition

DIAMOND Kid's Art Foundation (DKAF) recently opened the doors of its new office complex with inaugural creative and artistic exhibitions that showcased...

Group fetes people living with sickle cell

THE primary duty of Chiemma Empowerment Foundation (CEF) is taking care of children living with sickle cell disorder by getting them registered...

Violent clash: Gombe imposes curfew on three communities

GOMBE State Government has declared 24 hours curfew on three communities in Balanga Local Government after a violent clash erupted and claimed...

Victims of Ibadan market fire seek assistance

ABOUT 45 traders affected by another fire disaster at Bodija Plank Market have called on government and well-meaning Nigerians to assist them...

Ramadan: Makinde congratulates muslims

OYO State Governor, Seyi Makinde has congratulated Muslims in the state, Nigeria and across the world, on the commencement of the 2021...

Anambra guber election: PDP differs on zoning

PEOPLES Democratic Party (PDP) in Anambra State, on Sunday, had a meeting in Amichi, Nnewi South Local Government Area of the state...

CAC mulls new company registration within three hrs

THE Corporate Affairs Commission says it is exploring measures to achieve registration of new companies in Nigeria within three hours before the...

Stopwork in protest of kidnapped colleagues – Ogun nurses

NATIONAL Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), Ogun Council, has embarked on strike over the kidnapping of its members and insecurity...

Nigeria deeply frustrates me – Adichie

... Says she regrets not going for US citizenship MULTIPLE award-winning US-based Nigerian author and feminist icon, Chimamanda Ngozi...

Pregnant mother of seven affirms stabbing husband to death over fried chicken

PREGNANT mother of seven, Blessing Emmanuel, also known as Dada, who was arrested in Delta State for killing her husband, said she...

Food insecurity: USAID provides $3m grant, technical assistance to Nigeria

UNITED States Agency for International Development (USAID) is working towards  providing financial grant and technical assistance worth $3 million to combat food...

Editors condemn intimidation, harassment of journalists

STANDING Committee Meeting of the Nigerian Guild of Editors has condemned harassment and intimidation of journalists in the country.

Financial autonomy: FG can’t force governors to comply – Lalong

... NGF plans talks with judiciary workers to end JUSUN's strike PLATEAU State Governor, Simon Lalong, on Tuesday said...

Focus on insecurity, drop Hijab Bill, – CAN urges NASS

CHRISTIAN Association of Nigeria has expressed its reservations about the bill, seeking to enforce hijab wearing for female Muslims in public places,...

Bayelsa Police seize 125 live ammunition from two suspects

OPERATIVES of the Anti-kidnapping Unit of Police Command in Bayelsa have arrested one, 43 year old man Solomon Ibe, and another 23...

Group condemns alleged killing of pregnant lawyer by husband

THE Nigerian Bar Association, Women Forum has condemned the alleged killing of a lawyer, Adaeze Ikpeama, by her husband, Anthony.

FG keen on meeting doctors’ demand – Gbajabiamila

THE Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has assured the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) that their demands would...

EFCC invited Okorocha for clarification – Spokesman

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has invited the ex-Imo State Governor and the lawmaker representing Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas...

Over 9m COVID-19 vaccinations in Africa

AS OF April 14, confirmed cases of COVID-19 from 55 African countries reached 4,370,173 while over 9,100,781 vaccinations have been administered across...

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Lockdowns, curfews vital to break Germany’s third wave Merkel

GERMAN Chancellor, Angela Merkel has urged lawmakers to approve new powers that would allow her to force coronavirus lockdowns and curfews on...

China ready to step up climate change cooperation with France, Germany

CHINA is willing to strengthen cooperation with France and Germany to cope with climate change, President Xi Jinping has told his French...

Food prices soar in West Africa amid conflicts, COVID-19 – WFP

ACCORDING to World Food Programme (WFP), food prices in West Africa have jumped more than 30% since last year to their highest...

AstraZeneca vaccine: Australia reports first blood clot death

AUSTRALIA has today reported its first fatality from blood clots in a recipient of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 shot, and its regulator said there...

Lightening kills eight-yr-old pupil in Bayelsa

AN EIGHT-year-old student of Matha Day Secondary School, Imiringi, in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, Master Stephen Akana, has been...

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