Category: Other News

Japan to empower 2,000 Vulnerable Women in Borno, Yobe States

The Japanese Government is to empower 2,000 vulnerable women in Borno and Yobe State. These women are among thousands affected by the Boko Haram crisis, and are mostly...

Fayose Appears in Court for N30.8bn Fraud

*BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti* The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, on Monday appeared before a Federal High Court, Lagos, and was charged with...

Another Fleeing Kidnapping Emperor, Others in Police Net

By Emmanuel Edo A notorious gang of inter- state kidnappers led by their emperor and Baron, who thought that a change of their crime location from Imo to Lagos state...

Fayemi Warned to Avoid Fayose’s Pitfalls

BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has been warned to learn from the downfall of his predecessor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, in the discharge...

Ayade Seeks Unity among Africans as Carnival Calabar dry run commences

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has called on Africans to be united in other to help the continent win back her rightful position in the world. Speaking during...

Fayemi Halts Payment of Development Levy By Pupils

•Deputy Governor, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi tasks workers on loyalty •BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state has halted the education...

Anambra Begins Remittance of Contribution to PFAs, as Imo, Ebonyi Default

Anambra Government, southeast Nigeria says it is set to implement the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) at the state level with the payment of its contributions to...

Govt Did Everything Possible to Save Killed Red Cross Worker, Says Minister

The Nigerian Government has said it was shocked and saddened at the murder of another aid worker, Hauwa Mohammed Liman, by Boko Haram on Monday, despite the actions...

NIMASA Begins Search For Crew Of Hijacked Swiss Vessel

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced search and rescue operations for the abducted 12 crew members onboard MV GLARUS owned by...

Flooding: UN Disaster Experts Study Anambra Communities

A team of environment experts from the United Nations Disaster Assessment and Coordination, UNDAC, has arrived Anambra State over the flooding menace ravaging parts of...