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Buhari renames Communications ministry

The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, has granted the prayers of the Honourable Minister of Communications Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami FNCS, FBCS, FIIM to properly position and empower the Ministry to fulfill his Digital Economy objectives. The Ministry which supervises the ICT Sector has been renamed The Federal Ministry […]

Africare promotes hand hygiene culture amongst students

By Victor Akaa and Gift Dinefu In commemoration of the 2019 global handwashing day, Africare Nigeria through its Power Foward project sensitized hundreds of students in Abuja on hand hygiene culture as part of efforts to prevent diseases and promote well-being in Nigeria. The commemoration which held at Government secondary school (GSS) Kubwa and Government […]

Boko Haram: CSOs score Nigerian troops high after tour of liberated communities

Following a thorough tour of liberated communities in the North-East, the Coalition for Human Rights and Rights Monitoring Group has praised the Nigerian Army for restoring peace to the region. The group, consisting of 10 civil society organisations revealed in a press conference on Monday that it undertook a 10-day assessment to gather first-hand information […]

We can defeat Boko Haram in 15 minutes if…– Army

The Nigerian Army has pointed out its major hindrance in defeating Boko Haram insurgents in the North East, boasting that it can defeat the insurgents in 15 minutes if they are provided the necessary logistics. Maj. Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole disclosed that lack of Army Aviation was responsible for its […]

Troops intensify clearance, Neutralise bandits, destroy camps and recover ammunition, hundreds of cows

By Victor Akaa, Abuja In continuation of the on-going intensive clearance operations against armed bandits in Zamfara state, troops of Operation Hadarin Daji (OPHD) have continued to record tremendous successes against the criminal elements/unrepentant bandits. Recall that on 3rd of October 2019, troops deployed at Sunke in Anka Local Government Area, troops came under unprovoked […]

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 […]

Global Amnesty special rapporteur commends Nigerian military’s effective coordination against Boko Haram

…Tasks FG, NGOs to settle IDPs in liberated communities A special rapporteur from the Global Amnesty Watch (GAW) has hailed the Nigerian military for displaying effective coordination against Boko Haram terrorists in the North-East amidst conspiracy. The GAW came about this commendation after a systematic tour of selected communities in the once troubled region, including […]