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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

INEC To Train Over 1m Personnel For 2019 Polls

By George Odok/Benson Ezugwu The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will train over one million electoral staff and ad-hoc personnel for the conduct...

Ondo Rice Hits Market

Ondo State branded rice, Golden Sun rice has hit the market with a projection to flood the state with 165,000 bags of ten kg. ...

Nigerian Troops Thwart Boko Haram Attack In Damasak, Kill Many In Yobe

Nigerian troops on Saturday thwarted hundreds of Boko Haram members who wanted to attack Damasak, a town in northern part of Borno State. According...

Kano Hospital Conducts Successful Brain Surgery

The newly-commissioned hospital in Kano, Muhammadu Buhari Specialist Hospital, Giginyu, has conducted brain surgery on Ali Iliyasu, who suffered brain injury 26 years ago. A...

The Life And Times Of Hajia Bridget Aisha Lemu

Bridget Aisha Lemu, foremost educationist, author of many Islamic Studies books and founder of Federation of Muslim Women Associations in Nigeria, FOMWAN, has died...

Nigeria Produces First Female Urologist

Professor Olanrewaju Fagbohun, the vice chancellor of Lagos State University, LASU, has congratulated Dr Abimbola Abolarinwa of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, LASUTH,...

Update On Minimum wage: FG, Labour Continue Deliberations Monday

By Joan Nwagwu The Federal Government says it will continue negotiation with Organise Labour on Monday to prevent the threat of strike over non transmission...

Jonathan Appointed Amina Zakari, Not Buhari’s Blood Relation

The presidency has chided the Peoples Democratic Party over another lie regarding the status of Hajiya Amina Zakari, a national commissioner with the Independent...

Update: Police Take Dino Melaye To Hospital

Senator Dino Melaye has been admitted to hospital, hours after he surrendered himself to a police team investigating a charge of attempted culpable homicide. The...

Finally, Dino Melaye Surrenders To Police

Eight days after being held up in his house, Senator Dino Melaye, on Friday finally surrendered to the police. He left his house with some...