SEXUAL ASSAULT- GROUP RANKS FCT TOP

A new report released by a group of lawyers under the aegis of Lawyers Alert on Friday ranked the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) high among states with the prevalence of sexual assault. Second in the ranking was Benue followed by the Lagos States in violation of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR). President, Lawyer’s Alert, […]

MAN GUILTY OF LADDER THEFT TO BE LASHED BY AUTHORITIES

A 28 year old man pleaded guilty yesterday at  Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, for stealing a ladder from a building under construction. The Convict  was found with the ladderho was found with the ladder at Dape village, Abuja, where he couldn’t give clear information on how he came by the ladder. The Convict […]

NIGERIA.. GREAT FOR BUSINESS – EMIRATES AIRLINE

NEW Emirates Regional Manager, Afzal Parambil, has described Nigerian aviation market as exciting even as the airlines has opened new routes. Speaking during a media chat, Parambil described the Nigerian market as exciting, adding “what makes it interesting is that apart from businessmen, some families go to China and some far east countries for leisure. […]

LIFELESS FEMALE BODY FOUND ALONG ABUJA-KEFFI ROAD

The lifeless body of a female was found along the Abuja-keffi road at Nyanyan Gwandara very early this morning by a passerby on his way to Maraba. A crowd was seen at the scene, a vast expanse of land between New Nyanya and Nyanyan Gwandara, to have a glimpse of the lifeless body of the […]

Portsbridge Educational Services, St John’s College UK Enlighten Nigerian Educators on Behavioural Management. Pastoral Care and Safeguarding in Schools

Portsbridge Educational Services in collaboration with St John College, Portmouth, United Kingdom has organised an exposure event in Abuja on 17th of October with the theme “Behavioural Management, Pastoral Care and Safeguarding in Schools: An Implications for the 21st Century Educators”. The event which comprised Abuja School Proprietors and Head of Schools in attendance was […]

TENSION ALONG LOKOJA-ABUJA ROAD OVER DEATH OF TRUCK DRIVER

Truck drivers in Lokoja, Kogi, on Wednesday blocked Abuja-Lokoja highway protesting alleged killing of one of them over non-payment of N5,000 toll. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the situation caused gridlock on the busy highway linking the northern and the southern parts of the country. NAN reports that many travellers were stranded on […]

FORMER FCT MINISTER BALA MOHAMMED IN FRESH TROUBLE

Acting on an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) a Federal high court in Abuja has ordered the interim forfeiture of 14 properties owned by EX FCT Minister Bala Mohammed on corruption charges. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba yesterday ordered that the properties, which were allegedly purchased and concealed under names of different companies and […]

ARMY DEBUNKS VACCINATION RUMORS IN SULEJA

The army has  responded to allegations that Suleja area of the federal capital territory has been thrown into a state of confusion over the vaccination . Rivers state, Ondo and Anambra has  witnessed similarly confusion recently The Nigerian army on Wednesday, October 18, denied reports that its operatives are vaccinating people at the Suleja area […]

PMB TASKS NIGERIAN ACCOUNTANTS ON PATRIOTISM

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, urged accountants in the country to put Nigeria first and uphold strict ethical conducts in the discharge of their duties. In a message to the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) Annual Conference in Abuja, he urged them to become more committed to the on-going was against corruption. President Buhari, […]