Category: National News

Abia Gov’s Wife Builds Market for Isiala Ngwa South Community

BY DOROTHY NNACHI in Umuahia Wife of Abia State Governor, Mrs. Nkechi Ikpeazu, has explained that her motive for building markets across rural communities in the state...

UNFPA Spends N20m on VVF Centre in Borno

The United Nations Population (UNFPA) is seeking more fund to improve the treatment of Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF)) in Borno state after spending N20 million on the...

Nigerians Should Stand Together to Confront Security Challenges, Says Shettima

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has called on Nigerians to rise above their ethnic and religion divides and confront together the security challenges presently...

Delta Govt Applauds US-based Ubulu-Uku Association for Rehabilitating Hospital

BY ANERO PATRICK in Asaba• The Delta State Government has commended sons and daughters of the Ubulu Uku, in the diaspora in the Aniocha South area of the state for...

Rivers APC Wants EFCC, ICPC to Probe Wike over Property

•Alleges governor squanders states resources on choice properties The All progressives Congress (APC) Chairman in Rivers State, Hon. Ojukaye Flag-Amachree has called...

Ishaku Berates Buhari Govt over Lopsided fight against Corruption

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State has carpeted the Federal Government’s fight against corruption, describing it as ‘lopsided.’ Gov. Ishaku said...

Gambari Condemns “the Audacity of Hypocrisy” Amongst Nigeria Leaders

Ibrahim Gambari, former Minister for External Affairs and erstwhile United Nations Under-Secretary General, has called for an end to what he calls, “the audacity of...

FG to discard use of sworn affidavit soon for age declaration 

Nigerian government is planning to dump the use of sworn affidavit in place of birth certificates, an official of the National Population Commission (NPC) has disclosed....

Anambra: Market Leaders are Rogues, Steal N.3bn Annually, Govt Affirms

• Four arrested, refund N111m already, may arrest more •Tomorrow’s Electromat election must hold• From NNAMDI OSALEKOA in Awka• Following the recent...

Abaribe Vows to Continue to Speak against Injustice, Maladministration

Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, who was recently freed from detention returned to his constituency and swore that no amount of intimidation would make him keep quiet in the...