Bello canvases citizen participation in governance

FCT minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has called for citizens’ support for the Abuja project by contributing their quota towards the development of the nation’s capital. 

The minister made this known when the editorial team of the Nigerian Pilot newspaper, led by the editor, Dr. [...]

Sun, 28 October 2018

FCT journalist moves to unseat Akume from senate

An Abuja-based journalist and senatorial candidate of the Justice Must Prevail Party, JMPP, Mrs. Favour Shuab Ishember, has vowed to unseat the incumbent senator and former governor of Benue state, Mr. George Akume, in the 2019 general elections. 

Ishember, who is gunning for the Benue Nor [...]

Sun, 28 October 2018

Ochanya: Court Remands Randy Lecturer For Culpable Homicide

The Chief Magistrate Court One, Makurdi, today, Thursday, remanded 51 year old Mr. Andrew Ogbuja, a senior lecturer in the Department of Catering and Hotel Management, Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo, for criminal conspiracy and culpable homicide.

Ogbuja was remanded in prison custody for sex [...]

Thu, 25 October 2018

Adewole promises to revitalize PHCs

Minister of Health, Prof, Isaac Adewole, has reiterated the federal government’s commitment towards providing Universal Healthcare Coverage, UHC, through the revitalisation of Primary Healthcare Centers. 

The minister made this known in his address at the 2018 exhibition and conferen [...]

Sun, 21 October 2018

Infertility: Expert advocates early reproductive education, marriage

A fertility expert, Dr. Tunika Akunyili, has recommended early marriages and reproductive health education for young women to mitigate the prevalence of infertility among women.

She made this known recently during the official commissioning of the Tunicleo Medical Center in Abuja.

Akunyi [...]

Sun, 21 October 2018

Streetkidz donates to Karu orphanage home

A non-governmental organisation, Streetkidz Charity, has donated clothing materials, packs of noodles, books, pencils, pens and cash, to Zion Orphanage in Karu area of Abuja, aimed at alleviating the sufferings of children in the orphanage. 

Making the donation, a representative of the NGO [...]

Sun, 21 October 2018

Abaji-Rubochi road to alleviate residents’ plight- STDD

The Coordinator, Satellite Towns Development Department, STDD, Hon. Ishaku Yamawo, has declared that the ongoing rehabilitation of Abaji-Rubochi 10.2km road in Abuja, when completed, will greatly alleviate the suffering of the people within and around the area. 

Yamawo, who made assertion [...]

Sun, 21 October 2018

NUJ president to enhance media capacity through ICT centers

The new president of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Comrade Christopher Isiguzo, has promised to enhance the capacity of journalists in the country by establishing multiple information, communication and technology centers at the national secretariat and state councils.

He made this kno [...]

Sun, 21 October 2018


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