Nigeria’s first lady returns today

By Victor Akaa, Abuja Nigeria’s First Lady and the wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari will arrive Abuja, the nation’s capital in the early hours of Sunday. According the report, the President’s wife left London yesterday Saturday evening. Aisha was out of the country for about two months now. She announced her return to […]

Tor Tiv meet with Tiv community in Abuja

…Sues for unity …Wants each other to be a brother’s keeper ….Tiv people are indigenous to Taraba By Lubem Gena, Abuja The paramount ruler of the Tiv ethnic stock, His Royal Majesty Orchivirigh Prof. James Ayatse has met with the residents in Abuja and environs during which issues of unity, development, peace and progress were […]

General Buratai: Many Generals in one

By Paul Smith “I offer neither pay, nor quarters, nor food; I offer only hunger, thirst, forced marches, battles, and death. Let him who loves his country with his heart, and not merely with his lips, follow me.” – Giuseppe Garibaldi The urge to serve one’s fatherland is innate and springs from an inner motivation […]

Hon. Salam mourns Chief Layi Ogunrinade, Described him as an exceptional politician

The Member representing Ede North/Ede South/Egbedore/Ejigbo Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Bamidele Salam has expressed his grief over the demise of Chief Layi Ogunrinade, the first State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State. Describing Late Chief Ogunrinade as an exceptional politician whose leadership capacity will be sorely missed […]

Nigeria’s Musa elected AFI committee Chairman

By Victor Akaa, Abuja Nigeria’s Representative at the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Council, Captain Musa Nuhu has been elected as the Chairperson by the Comprehensive Regional Implementation Plan for Aviation Safety in Africa and Indian Ocean (AFI Plan) Steering Committee in Montreal Canada. The election took place Thursday during the AFI Plan, Steering Committee […]

Boko Haram: UNICEF, Mercy Corps, other international NGOs indicted for embezzling $20 billion earmarked for IDPs

International NGOs Monitoring Bureau, an organization that track the activities of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), has indicted UNICEF, Mercy Corps and other international NGOs for embezzling donor funds earmarked for Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs. The Bureau made this shocking revelations after undertaking a risk assessment of the participation of NGOs in humanitarian and relief efforts in […]

NIFROP lauds Army on spiritual warfare seminar to defeat Boko Haram, extreme religious ideologies

The National Inter-Faith and Religious Organisation for Peace (NIFROP) has hailed the Nigerian Army for organising a spiritual warfare seminar to combat Boko Haram’s devilish ideologies. Unknown to Nigerians, this practice isn’t new as some reputable nations’ military resorted to aggressive forms of prayers on the battlefield. This concept was utilized by the North Americans […]

Centre showers encomium on NEMA DG, Maihaja over high transparency in procurement issues

The Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has hailed National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Director General, Engineer Mustapha Maihaja, for ensuring transparency and accountability at the highest level. The Centre gave this commendation at a press conference on Monday in Abuja on the “strengthening of procurement practice and processes in the interest of […]