Category: National News

Polytechnics Should Be Mandated to Award Bachelor of Technology Degrees

BY AYODELE ABERE Ado-Ekiti•  The Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, Dr Dayo Hephzibah Oladebeye has advocated that Polytechnics in the country should be...

 Ooni’s Wife, Prophetess Silekunola Urges Clerics to Preach against Kidnapping, Killings

BY AKOMOLAFE OLUMIDE in Ado Ekiti• The wife of the Ooni of Ife and the founder of En-heralds Ministry, Prophetess Silekunola Naomi Ogunwusi, has charged religious...

NAOWA Commences Erecting Community Development Projects in Maiduguri

BY REMILEKUN DARAMOLA in Maiduguri• Wives of Army officers have commenced the building of community development projects in Maiduguri and environs. The women under...

N88m Beauty Salon Contract: HURIWA Condemns Amnesty Office

Calls for arrest of Charles Dokubo of Amnesty office A pro- transparency and prominent Non-governmental body- Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has...

Perform or Resign, Fayemi Cautions New Commissioners, Advisers

We welcome constructive criticisms, counsels• BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has admonished the newly sworn in Commissioners...

Nuclear Energy Workers Begin Indefinite Strike on Wednesday 

Following the breakdown of negotiations with the Federal Government in their demand for better working conditions, workers of the Nigeria Atomic Energy Commission (NAEC)...

FAO, EU Launch Massive Aquaculture Programme in Nigeria’s North-east

BY REMILEKUN DARAMOLA in Maiduguri• The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and the European Union (EU) have launched a massive Aquaculture...

Japan Releases $1.5m for Community Stabilisation in Nigeria’s North East

BY REMILEKUN DARAMOLA in Maiduguri• The government of Japan has released $1.5 million to fund what it described as the community stabilisation activities in North-East...

EKSG Restates Commitment to Pensioners Welfare

BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado-Ekiti• Ekiti State Government has restated its commitment to ameliorating the plight of pensioners in the state and would soon come up with...

Nigeria: UNDP, European Union Spend €1.4m on Infrastructure in Northeast

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the European Union revealed at the weekend that they have spent no fewer than €1.4 million on a building of...