Awareness creation key to increasing health insurance programme

The Executive Secretary, Oyo State Health Insurance Agency, OYSHIA, Dr Olusola Akande, has called for increased awareness among Oyo citizens on social health insurance programme to enable them embrace the scheme.

Akande spoke to journalists at a two-day media dialogue on improving access and up [...]

Sat, 09 February 2019

Polls: INEC registers 142 observer groups

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced the accreditation of 142 observer groups for the 2019 general elections.

The 2019 general elections holding on 16th February, 2019 and 2nd

March, 2019.

Announcing the result of the o [...]

Mon, 28 January 2019

Buhari jittery after US, UK warning -Atiku

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has said President Muhammadu Buhari and the cabal running his government are now jittery following the United States, United Kingdom and the European Union’s condemnation of the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeri [...]

Mon, 28 January 2019

Onnoghen: Before Nigeria descends into anarchy

Last Friday, President Muhammadu Buhari bared his Sun King syndrome when he announced the ‘suspension’ of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, over allegations of false declaration of assets.

In announcing the decision, President Buhari said he was merely obe [...]

Mon, 28 January 2019

Onnoghen: FG warns U.S, U.K NBA plans court boycott · MURIC backs Buhari

The federal government has warned the United States of America and the United Kingdom to stay away from the country’s internal affairs.

The warning is coming on the heels of strong concerns by the U.S. and U.K over the suspension of the country’s Chief Justice, Walter Onnoghen.


Mon, 28 January 2019

Patients desert FCTA hospitals …Lack facilities, personnel

Investigations have revealed that dearth of electricity supply, poor funding, obsolete equipment, shortage of personnel and insecurity have forced patients to flee hospitals owned and managed by the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA. 

Our correspondent gathered that these chal [...]

Mon, 28 January 2019

APC chieftain rubbish delta PDP on governorship arrangement

A chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, has claimed that the much talked about zoning arrangement in respect of Delta governorship being orchestrated persistently by Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State is purely their internal affair and not binding on APC.

Barrister Ado Ogbuta [...]

Sat, 26 January 2019

Elections: E.U launches Election Observation Mission to Nigeria

The European Union E. U has disclosed plans to commence the 2019 election observation mission to Nigeria, noting that it has a mandate only to collect information concerning the electoral process, to publish findings and make recommendations.

While briefing journalists in Abuja, during the offi [...]

Sat, 26 January 2019


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