Gas explosion razes 15 shops in Kaduna State

Gas explosion razes 15 shops in Kaduna State

Olaniyi Eniolawun;  On Saturday evening, a gas explosion burnt down 15 shops on Ibrahim Taiwo Road by Abeokuta Street in Kaduna State. It was gathered that the incident occurred at about 5:40 pm. before residents mobilized to put out the fire before it spread further in the densely populated area.  Most of the shops affected […]

PMB Rediscovering Nigeria for Youths – FCT Minister

PMB Rediscovering Nigeria for Youths – FCT Minister

Chris Steven, Abuja  Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has described the policies and programmes of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration as laying solid foundations that will rediscover Nigeria for the benefits of the youths. Malam Bello who made this remark during the Iftar Ramadan breakfast with FCT youths at his […]

‘June 12 2018 is NOT a public holiday’ – presidency

‘June 12 2018 is NOT a public holiday’ – presidency

The declaration of June 12 as Nigeria’s Democracy Day does not make it a public holiday, the presidency has clarified. In a tweet on Friday through its official handle, @asorock, the federal government said the clarification was in response to questions raised by the public. ‘There have been questions regarding whether or not there will […]

Boko Haram sympathizers taking advantage of humanitarian crises says Coalition

Boko Haram sympathizers taking advantage of humanitarian crises says Coalition

Chris Steven, Abuja A Coalition of CSOs on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution in Nigeria, a governmental global human rights activists’ organization, has reacted to the recent report released by the Amnesty International, accusing the Nigerian security forces of raping and starving Internally Displaced Persons, IPDs, to death in northern part of the country. AI […]

Protesters shutdown Amnesty International’s office in Abuja over plot to destabilize Nigeria

Protesters shutdown Amnesty International’s office in Abuja over plot to destabilize Nigeria

Chris Steven, Abuja Activities at the Abuja office of Amnesty International was temporarily brought to a halt as over 1000 protesters on Wednesday stormed the office to protest what they described as ‘plot to destabilise Nigeria.’ The angry protesters claimed that the international had concluded plans to release a report, which would attempt accuse the […]

Court Grants Senator Melaye Bail

Court Grants Senator Melaye Bail

Bayo Oyewale, Lokoja. A Kogi State High Court sittibg in Lokoja has on Wednesday granted the embattled senator representing Kogi West Senatorial district Senator Dino Melaye bail over the allegation of dealing in Illegal firearms., In his ruling, the Chief Judge of Kogi State,Justice Nasiru Ajanah has disclosed that heath situation of the accused person […]

FCTA shares N2.2bn to Area Councils, others

FCTA shares N2.2bn to Area Councils, others

Chris Steven, Abuja Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has disbursed the sum of N2.2billion to the six Area Councils in the nation’s capital and other stakeholders as its share of statutory allocation for the month of March 2018. Chinyeaka Ohaa, FCT Permanent Secretary who made the disclosure during the Joint Area Councils Allocation Committee (JAAC) […]

Exclusive: Fears grow over UNICEF’s attempt to undermine war against terrorism in Nigeria

Exclusive:  Fears grow over UNICEF’s attempt to undermine war against terrorism in Nigeria

Chris Steven, Abuja The United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has become the latest international organization to join an international plot to destabilize Nigeria by undermining the fighting capabilities of the security forces. UNICEF plans to achieve this through its Nigerian Office, which will present a report – Global Horizontal Notes (GHN) – to the […]

Abuja is set to host the tourism world, says FCT Minister

Abuja is set to host the tourism world, says FCT Minister

Chris Steven, Abuja Muhammad Musa Bello, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja says that the city is ready to play host to its 61st International Conference scheduled for Abuja, 1st to  6th of June 2018. Bello, gave this indication when he received a delegation from the Ministry of Information and Culture, led by its […]

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