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Enemies plotting to discredit me — Jonathan

Enemies plotting to discredit me — Jonathan

A former President, Goodluck Jonathan, said on Sunday that some individuals are making frantic efforts to malign his personality, insisting that his democratic ideals remain strong as ever. “It has been brought to my attention that while I am away promoting democracy in Sierra Leone, a campaign will be unleashed against me to falsely impugn

Dapchi Girls abduction: Coalition criticises Yobe Govt

Nigeria’s leading anti-terrorism campaigner, the Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism, CATE, has condemned the recent comment by the Yobe State Government which blamed the recent abduction of School girls in Dapchi, Yobe State on the withdrawal of troops from the area. National President of the group, Comrade Gabriel Onoja in a press statement said it

Keep faith with Nigeria, Buhari despite crises, Dickson says in open letter

A self-styled concerned citizen, Patriot Dickson Onah has made a passionate appeal to Nigerians not to allow vein glory seekers take advantage of the skirmishes the nation has experienced to cause disaffection between the government and the led. Onah who is a member, Faith in Nigeria, in a letter to his fellow countrymen titled, “A

Foreign trained nurses seek better condition of service

Open Letter To The Federal Ministry Of Health And Education Nigeria — Unfair Conditions Of Foreign Trained Nurses We, nurses trained outside Nigeria; write to the Ministries of Health and Education because we believe that they work to ensure citizens get the best of anything remotely related to education and healthcare. Education is the foundation

FG tackles multiple charges, infrastructure, other issues at airports

In response to various complaints by stakeholders on issues bedeviling the aviation sector in Nigeria, the Minister of State Aviation, Hadi Sirika has inaugurated the Task-force on Regulatory Matters in Aviation Sector. The committee which was set up on the directive of the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo was given the assignment to look into

Nigeria’s economic, industrial future depends on Stainless Steel – SSDAN

The world is moving away from carbon steel to stainless steel and Nigeria can’t be an exception. This was the position of the Stainless Steel Development Association of Nigeria (SSDAN) during the recently concluded first meeting of the National Council on Mines and Minerals Resources Development (NCMMRD). Speaking at the event which held in Abuja,

Nigeria will not be a weak link in global aviation security – Sirika

The Federal Government has reiterated its commitment to taking aviation security to the next level and not be a global weak link. The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika voiced out the country’s commitment to the global aviation security while addressing participants at the ongoing Regional ministerial conference on aviation security entitled ‘Global

Breaking: I will deal with agitators for Nigeria’s breakup, social media critics- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned those he described as causing disaffection among Nigerians and calling for independence of various regions of the country to desist from doing so or face severe consequences for their actions. He threatened fierce social media critics saying they have crossed the red line. In a nationwide broadcast Monday after returning

Ambode tasks editors on objective reportage of issues

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday urged the Nigeria Guild of Editors (NGE) to continue to ensure fair and objective reportage of national issues that would promote socio-economic development and national cohesion. The Governor who spoke at the commissioning of Editors House, located at 24 Mojidi Street, Ikeja, said the NGE just like

Breaking: ECOWAS Court orders immediate release of Dasuki, grants N15million damages

The Economic Community of West Africa State (ECOWAS) Court has ordered immediate release of former National Security Adviser, Colonel Muhammadu Sambo Dasuki from detention where he has been kept without trial since December 2015. The regional court held that the detention of Dasuki violated both national and international laws on the right of persons and

Turkey arrests Nigerian students to revenge FG’s refusal to shutdown Turkish schools

The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Sola Enikanolaye, has said that the Nigerian students who were arrested in Turkey may have been paying for the refusal of the Nigerian government to shut down some Turkish schools and institutions in Nigeria. This was just as the Charge D’Affaires of the Nigerian Mission in

Buhari in Edo for first APC governorship campaign since becoming president

For the first time after he was elected President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari is attending a governorship campaign of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC). The president who stayed away from the governorship campaigns in Kogi and Bayelsa States last year, is presently in Benin City, Edo State to support the aspiration of