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Sam Empowerment Foundation held its end of year party for orphans and vulnerable children

Sam Empowerment Foundation held its end of year party for orphans and vulnerable children, in IDP camps, penultimate Saturday at the Abuja Zoological Garden. Here are some of the children at the party. Photo: SEF. 

 

Sun, 20 December 2015


Opening Ceremony of 1st Kaduna Music Festival (KadFest) in Kaduna

L-R: Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Arch Barnabas Yusuf Bala, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State and Governor Bindow Jibrilla of Adamawa State at the Opening Ceremony of 1st Kaduna Music Festival (KadFest) in Kaduna...weekend

Mon, 14 December 2015


Is Buhari Still A Dictator

In just six months President Muhammadu Buhari has swung from being a gangly and frail looking man who spoke for only a few minutes during the APC rallies around the country to a man who is   a little more talkative, coherent and always on the move with a burst of energy. On top of that, he h [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015


Tough times for FCTA directors over ’arbitrary imprest’

The Federal Capital Territory Minister, Mallam Mohammed Bello, maybe on a war path with directors and heads of units that no more flouting of the Annual General Imprest Warrant by officers of the administration.

He specifically warned that no more arbitrary imprest by the directors and heads of [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015


Helpline fetes 250 vulnerable women in Abuja

Ahead of the Christmas celebrations, no fewer than 250 vulnerable women and children in Abuja have benefited from the end of year fiesta by Helpline Foundation for the Needy, a non- governmental organisation in the Federal Capital Territory. 

The event tagged: "Putting smiles on the f [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015


Regrets, panic over release of ’looters’ list

Indications emerged weekend that those who have made some returns to the Federal Government are now regretting their action, with most of them said to be panicky as to the outcome of the disclosure by President Muhammadu Buhari that their names will soon be made public.

Buhari at a lecture by t [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015


Journalists Petition Press Council Over Sen Orji

A group of journalists have petitioned the Nigerian Press Council over what it described as “a deliberate policy” by the Sun newspaper to “run down” the immediate past governor of Abia State, Chief Theodore Orji, who is now a senator. In a letter to the Council, a copy of which [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015


Presidential deadline on Boko Haram

In about two weeks’ time, the deadline for the defeat of Boko Haram, the militant sect that has terrorised the North East of Nigeria in particular, and the entire country, will elapse. The significance is not about the timeline being met or not but the boldness of President Muhammadu Buhari to v [...]

Mon, 14 December 2015


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