Wednesday, 24 February, 2021

Author: BabbyJay


The Nigeria Labour Congress staged a protest at the Corporate Affairs Commission headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday. The demonstration which began around 8:00 am on the premises of the commission was planned to prevent workers from gaining entry into the Read more…


The General Overseer of the Omega Fire Ministries International, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has said his statement that COVID-19 should not end because he was prospering was a mistake that slipped out of his mouth. The clergyman had made the statement Read more…


Under the theme of supporting public health and repairing public finances, the 2021 Budget shifts numbers across the balance sheet to make it look good. But it’s a case of robbing Peter to pay Paul – dependent on the assumption Read more…


Armed bandits on Tuesday night launched another attack on Manta village in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger state. SaharaReporters gathered that the bandits heavily armed with assorted sophisticated weapons came into the village on motorcycles, shooting sporadically. “Manta village of Read more…


Initial results say Mohamed Bazoum beat opposition candidate Mahamane Ousmane in the run-off vote. He is close to outgoing president Mahamadou Issoufou. Niger edged towards its first-ever democratic transition of power as former interior minister Mohamed Bazoum won the presidential Read more…


The Chairman of Oyo State Park Management Disciplinary Committee, Alhaji Mukaila Lamidi, popularly called Auxiliary, on Tuesday, allegedly led hoodlums to disrupt the ongoing membership registration and revalidation exercise of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ibadan Northeast Local Government Read more…


The newly appointed Chairman designate, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, 40-year-old Abdulrasheed Bawa, appeared before the National Assembly on Wednesday, saying it was the EFCC secretary, three directors and other officials who flew in to Port Harcourt, Rivers State, to Read more…


People gathered at the site of the crash on Sunday The seven Nigerian Air Force officers who died in Sunday’s air crash close to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja will be buried at the National Cemetery, Lugbe, Airport Road, Abuja, Read more…


Editor’s Note: In today’s Thought Leadership Piece, Dr. Okonkwor Oyor of Hygeia HMO explains the looming threat that ACT-resistant malaria poses to the long global struggle to “roll back malaria”, and shares insights into what Nigeria must begin to do Read more…


A sea change is under way at local government level in South Africa, one which all political parties had better watch out for. Citizens’ groups are taking control of municipal functions, some with the support of courts, and are delivering Read more…