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Daughter of President Buhari and ACE Charity Ambassador, Ms. Zahara Buhari

L-R: Daughter of President Buhari and ACE Charity Ambassador, Ms. Zahara Buhari (back row), board member, ACE Foundation, Mrs Aisha Waziri-Umar and board member, ACE, Mrs Emem Opachi with pupils of Citygate Nursery & Primary School Durumi during the ACE end of year/Christmas outreach progr [...]

Sun, 20 December 2015


The judiciary: Reflection on Darius Ishaku ruling

When judges of several years’ experience sit as a three-man panel and give a judgment on a matter and the ruling is universally criticized by both learned and laymen for several errors in law, how do such judges feel? And when judges of courts that are higher in rank to the ones where the erring [...]

Sun, 20 December 2015


APC desperate to take oil-producing states - PDP govs

The Peoples Democratic Governors Forum has alleged that the wave of nullification of elections on its platform is the desperation by the ruling All Progressives Congress to grab oil-producing states by all means necessary.

Reacting to the nullification of the election of Governor Udom Emmanuel [...]

Sun, 20 December 2015


Army-Shiite clash: Fears grow over new terrorist group

Experts have expressed fears that Nigeria is at risk of a new Islamist terror group after violent clashes between the army and a radical Shiite group, Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN.

The army and the Shiite sect clashed in Zaria a fortnight ago after the group allegedly prevented the Chief of [...]

Sun, 20 December 2015


Celebrate elders while alive, clergy urges Niger Deltans

The people of the Niger Delta region have been charged to celebrate their elders while they are still alive. 

This was the consensus of clergymen who converged on Ogorode, Sapele-Delta State for the send-forth service of Pastor James Ikpen, who has retired from active pastoral ministry of [...]

Sun, 20 December 2015


Don canvasses entrepreneurial education to curb terrorism

The provost, College of Education, Kwara State University, Malete, Professor Mohammed Gambari, has advised governments to employ entrepreneurial education to discourage youths from joining terrorist groups.

Gambari, who stated this last Thursday, while delivering a lecture at the third quadrenn [...]

Sun, 20 December 2015


FCT mass housing in danger, group alleges sabotage

Fear has been expressed in some quarters that the mass housing allocation by the immediate past FCT minister, Sen. Bala Mohammed, to address housing deficit among public servants will be truncated by undue bureaucracy as it has been hijacked by some individuals in the FCT administration. 

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Sun, 20 December 2015


Rep seeks probe of bitumen utilization

Member representing Ngor okpala /Aboh Mbaise in the House of Representatives, Hon Bede Ekeh, has called for the probe of bitumen utilization in the country, to ascertain whether there is need for construction companies to continue importing the product as against the use of locally produced ones.

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Sun, 20 December 2015


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