Recession: Expert calls for prompt action to curb child, maternal death

As recession bites harder, president of National Association of Resident Doctors, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH Chapter, Dr. Afolabi Akinkunmi,has said that prompt measures need to be put in place to curb child and maternal mortality in Nigeria.

Akinkunmi, who is a trained gynaecologist, stated this at the 10th quarterly civil [...]

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Delta targets N70 billion IGR in 2017

Delta state government is targeting N70.1 billion in 2017 fiscal year as its internally generated revenue representing 26.90% of the total projected revenue by the state.
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa stated this while presenting a budget proposal estimate of N270.1 billion for 2017 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly for consideration.

Fri, 11 November 2016

Neigbhouring countries aiding rice smuggling - RIPAN

Rice Processors Association of Nigeria, RIPAN, an association of rice stakeholders have revealed how finished rice is been smuggled with the connivance of authorities of neighbouring African countries and some men of the Nigerian Customs Service manning border posts.  

This revelation was made by the chairman, RIPAN, Hon. Abubakar Mo [...]

Fri, 11 November 2016

Entertainers set to protest against Rivers state commissioner for Culture & Tourism

Coalition of Nigeria Entertainers set to protest against the commissioner for culture & tourism, Mrs Tonye Briggs-Onyide if there is no withdrawal of the recent announced statement by the Rivers state ministry of culture & tourism.

The President of CONE, Mr Kanule Nwiya made the statement this morning during a press conference in [...]

Fri, 23 December 2016

Gov Wike should sack Tonye Briggs President, CONE

The National President of Coalition of Nigeria Entertainers lashes out at Mrs Tonye Briggs-Onyide for maladministration.

The President of CONE, Mr Kanule Nwiya who is popularly known as Bishop of Comedy pointed out several reasons why the honourable commissioner & Permanent Secretary for Culture & Tourism Ministry should be sacked [...]

Thu, 22 December 2016

VAC: UNICEF advocates family court‎

As the rate of child abuse tends to increase during the yuletide, UNICEF is advocating for family court to checkmate issues of Violence Against Children, VAC.

Speaking to our correspondent, Mrs Sharon Oladiji, a United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, Child Rights Specialist, has said that there is need to establish family courts as e [...]

Wed, 21 December 2016

Queen Juliet Okoroafor set to give out free glasses to eye problem victims

One beauty queen who believes that being a beauty queen is not just about wearing a crown is Queen Juliet Okoroafor, Miss Health South South, 2016/2017.
Through her pet project tagged, “Queen Juliet Icare Project” Queen Juliet has added her voice to the campaign. For the Port-Harcourt-based beauty queen, eye diseases are a majo [...]

Sat, 17 December 2016

I feel Blessed to be honoured alongside Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere for SSPA Governor Nyesom Wike

The Current Governor of Rivers State, Gov Nyesom Wike who set to be honoured as South South Governor of the year which is happening today at Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt.

According to him, it’s a great pleasure that the people of South South has chosen me as the Governor of the year and I am also very happy that a clergy man i [...]

Fri, 16 December 2016

Minister of Health, Miss Health Nigeria Launches Guideline to HIV Book at World AIDs Day Conference

The Minister of Health, Prof Issac Adewole, Minister of Communication, Barr Adebayo Shittu, Miss Health Nigeria, Queen Rita Chinedu, DG NACA , Dr. Sani Aliyu, DG NCDC, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, DG NHIS, Prof Usman Yusuf and other health practitioners on Thursday December 1st, 2016 raise awareness about the deadly virus at the World AIDs Day [...]

Tue, 06 December 2016

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PhotoEntertainers set to protest against Rivers state commissioner for Culture & Tourism

Coalition of Nigeria Entertainers set to protest against the commissioner for culture & tourism, Mrs Tonye Briggs-Onyide if there is no withdra [...]

23 December 2016

PhotoGov Wike should sack Tonye Briggs President, CONE

The National President of Coalition of Nigeria Entertainers lashes out at Mrs Tonye Briggs-Onyide for maladministration.

The President of CO [...]

22 December 2016