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THE MUHAMMADU BUHARI MOTHER AND CHILD HOSPITAL IN MAKURDI, BENUE STATE

In continuation of the fulfilment of his campaign promise of affordable healthcare for Nigerians, do you know that a 120-bed Mother and Child Hospital has been built...

About yesterday…Friday August 2019

By Malam Ibrahim sheme Malam Nasiru El-Rufai has shown tremendous leadership values in his intervention in the traffic gridlock yesterday. I said exactly that to my friend...

Press Briefing By South West Peoples Alliance: Don’t Just Probe Obasanjo On Power Sector...

Date: Friday, 9th August, 2019. I warmly welcome everyone who has found it necessary to be here with us today. I most especially welcome the esteemed members of the...

Jonathan never won any election, even in Bayelsa — Nabena

By chibueke obigidi 9/8/2019 The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yekini Nabena, has said former President Goodluck Jonathan never contested and won any...

The Hard Facts! Ahmadu Bello Sardaunan Sokoto

Complied by an unknown writer1. Ahmadu Bello was born on June 12, 1909 in Rabbah, present day, Sokoto State.2. He was the son of a concubine.3. His father died when he was...

Wamakko Versus Maccido : Tribunal adjourns for Judgment as Counsels adopt final addresses

The National Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting in Sokoto on Thursday adjourned to an undisclosed date for Judgemnt in the Petitions filed by the defeated Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party ...

NDE IN COLLABORATION WITH NPF HAS IN 2019 DISBURSED MICRO LOAN TO WIDOWS OF...

The National Directorate of Employment NDE has flagged off the disbursement of Micro Loans to widows of...

Ango Abdullahi Loses Eldest Son

Chairman, Northern Elders Forum, Prof Ango Abdullahi, has lost his eldest son, Isah Ango Abdullahi after a brief illness. A family source, who confirmed...

INEC to parties: No deadline extension for nomination of gov, state Assembly candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, told registered political parties in the country that it would not extend the July 15, 2022, deadline for nomination of...

NDIC seeks collaboration with ICPC on anti-corruption

The Chairman of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) Board, Mrs Ronke Sokefun, has called for stronger collaboration on the implementation of the National Anti-Corruption Strategy (NACS)...

Army confirms ambush, death of personnel in Shiroro

The Nigerian Army has confirmed that its troops deployed in Shiroro area of Niger were ambushed while on a mission to deal with bandits’ attack on miners...

Why illegal harvesting of organs thrives in Nigeria

• Doctors blame lack of regulation, enforcement of medical ethics, poverty• Many young people offered to sell their kidneys but we refused to link them up with...

Nigeria’s oil production threatened as operators shut wells over rising theft

The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) has expressed concerns about the country’s production capacity, citing cases of deliberate shut of oil wells and pipelines by operators...

COVID-19: Nigeria misses WHO vaccination target, experts task NPHCDA

With Nigeria vaccinating only 20.5 per cent of its population so far, the country has missed the 70 per cent mid-year COVID-19 vaccination target set by the...

Marketers deny FG’s N74bn payment, warn of massive fuel queues

Oil marketers on Thursday warned that Nigeria could witness “the mother of all queues” from next week if the Federal Government fails to pay the 12 months...

FIFA to use semi-automatic offside technology at Qatar World Cup

FIFA says it will use semi-automatic offside technology at the November to December World Cup to make video assistant decisions faster and more reliable.