Daily Archives: June 1, 2017

The Emirates Regional Manager West Africa, Mr Afzal Parambil and some Nigerian children at the recently-organized Emirates Children’s Event held on Children’s Day at the Ikeja City Mall, Alausa, Ikeja

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FG to establish special schools for married women

The Federal Government will establish special schools for women who abandoned school to get married, the Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, said on Thursday ...

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Senate confirms INEC 15 RECs, says 12 others pending

The Senate has confirmed the nomination of 15 of the 27 Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ...

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Davido to drop new song ‘FALL’ on Friday

Davido, born 21 November 1992, is a rapper, afro-pop singer, recording artist, performer and record producer. His 2011 single “Dami Duro” was well-received throughout Nigeria. ...

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FG delays signing of 2017 Budget …no date yet, says presidency

The Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly (Senate), Senator Ita Enang, has said no date has been fixed for the signing of the 2017 budget by the acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo ...

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Sit-at-home: Successful protest shows Biafra is near – Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, on Wednesday said the realisation of a Biafra republic was near ...

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Fed Govt adopts indigenous languages for teaching maths, sciences …NASS to raise teachers’ retirement age to 65

The Federal Government has commenced moves aimed at ensuring that mathematics and science subjects are taught using local languages in schools across the country ...

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Insecurity: Killer herdsmen transforming to another Boko Haram – Senators

Some members of the Senate have warned that the killings by herdsmen across the country, if unchecked, will snowball into another security threat like the one posed by the Boko Haram terrorist group ...

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Nigeria to begin clampdown on tobacco smokers

The Federal Government has vowed to enforce the National Tobacco Control Act 2015, saying it will begin a crackdown on smoking in public places such as parks, plazas, playgrounds, health facilities, restaurants and public vehicles ...

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Medical vacation: Pres. Buhari in good hands, says Fed Govt

The Federal Government yesterday assured the citizens  that President Muhammadu Buhari is in competent hands in London, where he is undergoing treatment. The President travelled ...

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