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NUJ President Task Journalists Against Social Media ‘Falsehood’

The National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Comrade Abdulwaheed Odusile, has decried the outright publication of falsehood through the social media, advising journalists not to be caught up in it.

Speaking at a get-together organized by the Nigeria Association of Women Jour [...]

Thu, 15 February 2018


Buhari Campaign Organisation appoints Isa Tafida as board member

The Buhari Campaign Organisation, BCO, has appointed Alhaji Isa Tafida Mafindi, as a member of the BCO Board of Trustees to bring his experience to bare for the success of the organization.

This is contained in a letter addressed to Tafida, dated February 14, 2018, signed by the National Coordi [...]

Thu, 15 February 2018


The Contrasting Realities Of Abuja

In the classic story of Oliver Twist, a novel written by Charles Dickson, first published in 1838, about the story of an orphan who heard so much about London and thought the streets were paved with gold. But Oliver Twist, according to the author, met the contrary upon his visit and encounter with [...]

Wed, 07 February 2018


Reelection: Opposition mounts against Buhari’s

The re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari seems to have run into troubled waters early in the day as various individuals, and groups have voiced their opposition to the move.

The Archbishop emeritus of the Catholic archdiocese of Lagos, Olubunmi Okogie, has asked the president to respec [...]

Mon, 08 January 2018


Nigeria’s breakthrough in herbal research adopted by D-8 countries - Amodu

A renowned herbal researcher, Pharm. Ben Amodu, has said a presentation on the efficacies of herbal medicine by Nigerians was accepted and adopted at a meeting of 8 Developing Countries, D-8, in Abuja.

Amodu made this known in Abuja while speaking on the future of herbal research and noted that [...]

Wed, 20 December 2017


Army refutes recruiting claims in social media

The Nigerian Army has denied claims in the social media that it was recruiting, urging the general to disregard some advertisements on social media platforms requesting for applications.

In a statement by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman, he noted that [...]

Wed, 06 December 2017


Global Rights march against gender based violence

Global Rights has led a coalition of civil society organisations on a march the Minister for Justice Abubakar Malami, SAN, on gender based violence.

In a statement by the Country Director, Abiodun Bayewu-Teru, and made available to journalists in Abuja, she noted that, " The 16 Days of Act [...]

Tue, 28 November 2017


CSOs target substance abuse reduction by 70% in 5 years

A coalition of civil society groups in Nigeria under the aegis of Civil Society Network on Substance and Drug Abuse, has said it targets to reduce substance and drug abuse by 70 percent in five years in the country. 

President of the group, Barr.  Eze Eluchie, made this commitment on [...]

Tue, 28 November 2017


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