NVMA honors FCTA in Kano

By Edrina Emmanuel

The Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association, NVMA has honoured the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, for its outstanding contributions to the development of Veterinary Health Services in the FCT.  

The Association in its 54th annual Conference t [...]

Mon, 13 November 2017

FCTA, motor dealer spar over repair cost, delay

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, and a major car dealer, Elizade motors, are at loggerheads over the refurbishing one-32 seater Model T Coaster bus and 18-seater Model T Hiace bus attached to the media unit of FCT Minister's office.

The buses billed to cost N7.6 million b [...]

Mon, 13 November 2017

Labour Denies Vandalism Claim By Kaduna State Government

President of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, has frowned at allegations by Kaduna State government that protesting workers became violent and destroyed government property, during the Wednesday, November 8, 2017, protest in Kaduna, against the sack of several workers in the state ci [...]

Mon, 13 November 2017

Youth group takes toilet hygiene campaign to Jabi park

A youth group, Youth Wash Africa, has confirmed that it would hold a hygiene campaign at the popular Jabi motor park along the Obafemi Awolowo way, Abuja, on November 18, 2017.

This is contained in a statement by the Programme Coordinator of the group Comrade Nature Uchenna Obiakor, who noted t [...]

Mon, 13 November 2017

Ortom Plans Benpoly Takeover By Federal Govt

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom said his administration would constitute a committee to plan the takeover of Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo by the federal government.

He made the announcement during the 10th combined convocation ceremony of the institution spanning 2006 to 2016, held in Ug [...]

Mon, 13 November 2017

Over 1000 benefit from ESLF Medical outreach in Benue


Over 1000 people in Benue state have benefited from the free medical services organized by Eunice Spring of Life Foundation, a pet project of wife of the state Governor, Mrs Eunice Ortom.

People of Gbem in Vandeikya Local Government Area had trooped out in their numbers to benefit [...]

Fri, 10 November 2017

NGO trains 30 young IDPs in Bwari

A non-governmental organisation, Likeminds Project, has begun empowerment training programme for 30 young Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, staying at the Bwari camp.

The empowerment programme dubbed, Youth Empowerment Livelihoods Programme, YELP, is being sponsored by Hamburger Initiative fu [...]

Fri, 10 November 2017

Buhari’s 2018 Budget Speech Is ‘Empty Ritual’ – HURIWA

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has dismissed as “empty ritual” and “political rhetoric”, President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2018 budget speech before the National Assembly in Abuja.

In a statement in reaction to the 2018 budget speech, t [...]

Fri, 10 November 2017


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