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 […]

October Annual Breast Cancer Awareness In Abuja Graced By Pfizer, Others

Every October , a group of medical and health practitioners gather together in Abuja to educate and create awareness for breast cancer. Throughout the month, individuals, organizations and governments come together to improve the general understanding of the disease and join the fight against all forms of breast cancer. This years edition featured some very […]

Nigerian Tulip International Colleges Hosts World Scholars Cup in ABUJA

The Nigerian Tulip International Colleges (NTIC) hosted the 2017 edition of the World Scholars Cup competition for junior and senior secondary students in a 2-day event that held at the Nile University of Nigeria. According to Daniel Berdichevsky, the founder of World Scholars Cup, students between the ages of 11 to 14 formed the junior […]

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 […]

ECOWAS: President Buhari Harps on Applying Caution While Implementing Single Regional Currency

President Muhamadu Buhari has cautioned member countries of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to tread carefully in pushing for a single currency in the sub-region. Speaking on Tuesday in Niamey, Republic of Niger, Buhari said the necessary economic fundamentals among countries continue to differ over the years, making it more difficult to […]