The Nigeria Conservation Foundation (NCF) on Saturday trained Traditional medicine practitioners from 20 Local Government Areas of Sokoto State on the sustainable plant-based alternative to vulture use. The training is part of NCF project “Egyptian Vulture New-life Project,” to save vultures from total extinction. The Director-General of NCF, Dr Mukhtar Aminu-Kano, said the training was […]
The wife of the President, Hajia Aisha Buhari has challenged women to be a voice to the voiceless even as they reinforce values in their children.
MTN Nigeria says it will go ahead to charge its customers for Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) voice or text message which allows them access to bank services via their mobile phones. The telecom said it would start charging its subscribers from today, despite a directive by the Federal Government to halt the plan. MTN’s […]
The Presidency says about 250 Nigerian business interests will participate in the African Business Forum, which will bring together African and Russian business leaders in Sochi, Russia, between Oct. 23 and Oct. 25 Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. According […]
The Lagos State Government says it is technically ready to pay the new thirty thousand national minimum wage and even a little above it.
The Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Works is to carryout a road safety audit on the Otedola bridge in Lagos due to the incessant road accident involving articulated vehicles.
A research study in the thirty – two countries in Europe shows that fifty percent of patients in surgical wards and thirty percent in medical wards are at risk of developing thrombosis.
REPORT BY ADEYEMI The Oba of Lagos, Oba Riliwan Akiolu has urged the British government to do more in assisting Nigeria to boost her security capabilities, especially in the training of security personnels, to enable them provide world class community policing. The monarch made the appeal while receiving the new Deputy British High Commissioner, Mrs […]
REPORT BY KIKELOMO IFEKOYA Federal and State Governments have been asked to shore up the image of the teaching profession in the country to attract more vibrant and intelligent individuals into the profession. The Head, Department of Educational Foundations and Counselling, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Prof. Taiwo Edun gave the advice while delivering a lecture […]
REPORT BY KIKELOMO IFEKOYA The Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has promised to provide Maternal health complexes across the country to provide ante and post-natal heath serices for pregnant women in the country. The first lady made the promise in a message to the unveiling of a One hundred and forty-nine bed Maternal […]