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FCT: Heavy rains destroy property, disrupt graduations

Property, perhaps, worth millions were destroyed weekend, just as social activities like school graduation parties were disrupted following two consecutive downpour in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

The rains which started as early as 4am and rained for almost three hours before letting [...]

Sun, 22 July 2018


Dasuki: Buhari being misled to disobey courts – Northern youths

The Northern Youth Council of Nigeria, NYCN, has frowned at a statement credited to the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, that the federal government was not ready to release Sambo Dasuki, former National Security Adviser, NSA, after perfecting his 6th bail g [...]

Sun, 22 July 2018


FCT flood disaster may worsen if...

Since the recent upgrade of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, as one of the red alert states by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMET, palpable fear has gripped some residents over possible flooding if all the relevant agencies do not wake-up to their responsibilities. 

Sun, 24 June 2018


Rights advocate makes case for orphanages registration

 

A Child-rights advocate and consultant to the Ministry of Women Affairs on Orphans and Vulnerable Children, Dame Uju Ozoka, has made case for registration of orphanages and motherless babies’ homes in the country.

Uzoka made the case while presenting the communique at the en [...]

Sat, 16 June 2018


Why more girls should take up stem - NCC boss

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigeria Communication Commission, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, has charged young girls to show keen interest in information and communication t as well as science, technology, engineering and mathematics, STEM.

Danbatta made the call at the occasion of the Intern [...]

Mon, 28 May 2018


Domestic violence: ECOWAS court awards victim N50mn damages

For not giving her access to justice, the Economic Community of West African States Court of Justice has ordered the Federal Government of Nigeria to pay a victim of domestic violence, Mary Sunday, the sum of N50 million as damages.

Domestic violence was inflicted on her by her fiancé, I [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Father abandons triplets as wife dies

A middle aged father, Mr. Emeka Okonya, has abandoned his new set of triplets after their mum died shortly after their birth in an Abuja hospital.

The father, who is unemployed, was said to have even chided his deceased wife during childbirth for the multiple birth.

The story first repor [...]

Wed, 23 May 2018


Women demand more inclusion in politics

Thousands of women gathered in Abuja last Thursday to demand more inclusion in politics and governance.

A mobiliser, Women for Women, W4W, FCT chapter, Hajiya Binta Ibrahim, described the event as a new beginning for women in the country.

Hajiya Binta, who is former President, National C [...]

Fri, 18 May 2018


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