Africa In Bad Need Of Doctors – UN

 The United Nations has declared that Africa needs 11 million more doctors, nurses and teachers by 2030 to prevent  a “social and economic disaster” that could propel millions to migrate, the UN said on Thursday. “We are at the most critical juncture for Africa’s children,”Leila Pakkala of the UNICEF said in a statement. This statement from […]

Maina: 10 Unknown Facts About The Embattled Public Servant

The former Pension Reform Task Team, PRTT, Chairman, Alhaji Abdulrasheed Maina who was recently sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari after he was reinstated  and promoted to the post of a Director in the ministry of interior. The evolving saga surrounding his recall has generated controversies in the country with Maina presently declared wanted by the […]

First Lady Aisha Buhari Advocates for More Women In Power

The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Wednesday stressed the need for more women to show interest and participate in partisan politics. Buhari made this assertion at a 2-day Nigeria Women Political Stakeholders Summit in Abuja with the theme: “Increasing the Participation of Women in Governance process in Nigeria,” organised by the National […]

2018 Budget Gets Approved By The Federal Executive Council

 The federal executive council (FEC) has approved the draft for the 2018 budget proposal. Udo Udoma, minister of budget and national planning, said this on Thursday while addressing state house correspondents after the FEC meeting in Abuja. He said FEC will liaise with the national assembly on when President Muhammadu Buhari will submit the draft […]

Boko Haram On The Prowl, Kills 8 Soldiers In Yobe

Suspected Boko Haram members have attacked Sassawa village, Damaturu local government area of Yobe state and killed 8 soldiers including an officer. A top security source who doesn’t want to be named confirmed to Daily Trust that the attackers stormed the village around 6pm in 5 hilux vans and open fire on the military. “The […]

Emir Makes Fresh Case For Restructuring

Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, on Wednesday said its time intelligent debate on restructuring is kick-started to end ethnic agitations across the country. Speaking at the Union Bank’s centenary event in Lagos, the Emir said sustained peace is pivotal to the prosperity of individuals, business and Nigeria in general, hence there is need for […]

Two Highway Robbers Gunned Down In Ogun State

Two members of an armed robbery gang were killed while another was arrested by officers of the Ogun State Police command along the Sagamu-Benin/Ore road. The State Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, while briefing journalists said the incident occured at J4 in Ogun waterside area of the state . He disclosed that an anti-robbery team […]