Monthly Archives: December 2020

Obi Restates Commitment To Uplift Education Across Nigeria

As part of his continued efforts to uplift education in different parts of the country, the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 2019 the elections, Mr. Peter Obi, recently paid a visit to School of Medical Laboratory Science, Nkpor (SOMLAN), with a donation of N1.5 million made to the school to help provide for its educational ...

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COVID-19: Lagos Shuts Landmark Centre, 11 Others

The Lagos State Government has shut down 12 facilities in the state for flouting the COVID-19 regulations concerning social and recreational centers. This was done by the Lagos State Safety Commission while monitoring the compliance with the government’s directive on the COVID-19 pandemic during the holiday period. The facilities which were shut down during the operations led by the Director-General, ...

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Insecurity: Disclose Security Votes Spending For 2021, SERAP Tells Buhari, 36 Governors

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent Freedom of Information requests to President Muhammadu Buhari and 36 state governors urging them to “disclose details of proposed ‘security votes’ spending in your 2021 appropriation bills to ensure the security and welfare of Nigerians, and to explain the measures your governments are putting in place to prevent the misuse and embezzlement ...

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‘Operation Action’ Eclipses Njikoka And Dunukofia As Soludo Promoters Forum Is Launched

By Christian Aburime The ancient towns of Njikoka and Dunukofia came alive when the elites in the two communities gathered in their large numbers at the abode of Architect Emma Okafor, in Umueche, Nawfia to witness the official inauguration of Soludo Promoters Forum (SPF) and the public unveiling of Anambra Smart Megacity plan. The event was declared open by a ...

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Njikoka And Dunukofia Elites Affirm Soludo’s One Anambra City Where Everything Works

By Joe Anatune Chike Mike Nwegbe must be enjoying his special palm wine in his Nawfia home after the successful inauguration of Njikoka/Dunukofia Soludo Promoters Forum (SPF), which he convened. He and his team are deserving of our gratitude and commendation for pulling off this one. Somehow, deliberations at the inaugural meeting of elites from Njikoka and Dunukofia local governments ...

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Boko Haram Fighters Attack Four Borno Villages In Nine Trucks

Residents have fled their homes as Boko Haram terrorists attacked four villages in the southern part of Borno State. Local sources said the attack was ongoing as of Saturday night. It was learnt that the insurgents rode in at least 9 Toyota Hilux vans, and they were first seen around Mandara Dirau at 1pm. The insurgents were said to have ...

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Economic Crisis: Naira To Fall Further In January – CBN

Businesses lament, knock govt over poor inflation management Barely four days to the end of the year 2020, the Central Bank of Nigeria has disclosed that a survey carried out by its Statistics Department revealed that the naira is expected to depreciate further in January 2021. The report, titled, ‘December 2020 Business Expectations Survey Report’ added that there might also ...

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Nigeria Needs A Man Like Peter Obi To Move Forward — Clerics

The Onitsha Archdiocesan Health Coordinator, Rev. Fr Basil Ekwunife, and the Chairman, Onitsha Archdiocesan Hospital Board, Rev Fr Patrick Omuta, have both described the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, as the man who has the knowledge, character, passion, drive and the much-needed integrity to lift Nigeria from decadence. The ...

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Schoolchildren Abduction: Buhari Govt Smarter Than Jonathan’s, Says Adesina

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said the regime of his principal, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), acted smartly during Dapchi and Kankara abductions while the government of former President Goodluck Jonathan was tardy in its response to Chibok abduction. Adesina stated this in a piece on Friday titled, ‘Enemies Of The Country Will ...

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