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Funke Akindele Announces Clean Naija National Handwash Challenge

Funke Akindele Announces Clean Naija National Handwash Challenge

Funke Akindele was recently hosted on the popular Silverbird TV breakfast show, ‘Today on STV’, where she discussed her career, motherhood and her CSR work on promoting hygiene and good health in Nigeria through Dettol’s Clean Naija Initiative. The Jenifa star also spoke on the need for better general health practices including daily hand hygiene […]

Between IMN’s Arability And A Thickening Plot

Between IMN’s Arability  And A Thickening Plot

By Anthony Kolawole There is an image that the promoters of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) want people to have about the Shiite group. It is image of a docile group that continues to maintain civility even in the face of provocations, a collection of religious devout who only hold hands and chant prayers […]

IMN: Between Civil Disobedience And Terrorism

IMN: Between Civil Disobedience And Terrorism

By Philip Agbese In a world that has become global, replication of what has worked in other countries is expected. Civil disobedience has been used by some countries with appreciable results. There are examples to cite: Arab Spring, Orange Protest, Yellow Vests Protest and the ongoing Hong Kong protests. But protests are not for terrorists. […]

El-Zakzakky: Anti-IMN Protesters Take Over NASS

El-Zakzakky: Anti-IMN Protesters Take Over NASS

…say movement remains a political  group Chris Steven, Abuja Commercial activities in the Federal Capital city were on Tuesday halt momentarily following a protest against the menace of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, INM. The protest, which was  championed by the Concerned Women/Africa Arise for Change Network was well attended by angry Nigerians, who insisted […]

COAS, Buratai Warns Against Politicization of Security, Says Nigeria’s Unity Non-Negotiable

COAS, Buratai Warns Against Politicization of Security, Says Nigeria’s Unity Non-Negotiable

Chris Steven, Abuja The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai has strongly warned those individuals who are unnecessarily politicizing security-related issues in the country for undue political gains to henceforth refrain from doing so. General Buratai gave the warning when he paid an operational visit to troops of Exercise Harbin Kunama III […]

Politics As The Bane Of Insecurity In Nigeria

Politics As The Bane Of Insecurity In Nigeria

By Prince Ugo In Nigeria today, a lot has been said about the level of insecurity with regards to the spate of kidnappings and civil unrest as witnessed in some parts of the country. While this might sound like a genuine concern, it must be noted that there are indeed undertones and undercurrents that must […]

Magu Decorates NYSC DG Anti-corruption Ambassador

Magu Decorates NYSC DG Anti-corruption Ambassador

Chris Steven, Abuja The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has conferred on the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, the honour of ‘Anti-Corruption Ambassador’. The anti-graft agency boss awarded the newly appointed NYSC DG with the prestigious award on Monday when the […]

Borno Emir Returns Home 5 Years After Displacement By Boko Haram

Borno Emir Returns Home 5 Years After Displacement By Boko Haram

The Emir of Gwoza in Borno State, Mohammed Shehu-Timta, has returned home following relative peace and security five years after displacement from the kingdom by Boko Haram insurgents. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that mammoth crowd gathered at Pulka and major streets in Gwoza metropolis on Monday to give the first class traditional […]

Obasanjo Writes PMB Open Letter

Obasanjo Writes PMB Open Letter

Dear President and General Buhari, I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that means all right-thinking Nigerians and those resident in Nigeria. Since the issue is of momentous […]

Ban Big Brother Naija now, MURIC Tells Buhari

Ban Big Brother Naija now, MURIC Tells Buhari

Chris Steven, Abuja An Islamic human rights group, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to use his office to stop the airing of the 2019 edition of the reality television show, Big Brother Naija. In statement issued by its Director, Ishaq Akintola, MURIC expressed disgust at the show arguing that the […]

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