Posted in General

Sheikh Giro’s death great loss to West Africa – Shettima

The Vice President, Kashim Shettima, on Sunday described the death of Sheikh Abubakar Giro as a great loss to the West African subregion.

Shettima stated this in Argungu, Kebbi State, during a condolence visit on behalf of President Bola Tinubu, to …

Read More Sheikh Giro’s death great loss to West Africa – Shettima
Posted in General

Nigeria, envy of international community in spite of challenges – Group

The Progressive Nigerians for Sustainable Future (PNSF) has said that in spite of Nigeria’s challenges at both national and state levels, it remains the envy of the international community.

Mr Ade Omole, Co-convener of the group, said this at a dinn…

Read More Nigeria, envy of international community in spite of challenges – Group
Posted in General

Catholic Bishops task governments on proliferation of arms

Governments at all levels must rise and checkmate the proliferation of small arms as insecurity rages unabated in the country, Catholic Bishops declared in Abuja on Sunday.

They decried the terror regularly unleashed on communities by bandits, relig…

Read More Catholic Bishops task governments on proliferation of arms
Posted in General

G-20 Summit: Indian community lauds Modi’s invitation to Tinubu

Indian community in Nigeria has commended its Prime Minister, Narendra Modi for extending an invitation to President Bola Tinubu for the G-20 summit ongoing in New Delhi, India.

Mr Sanjay Srivastava, President, Afro Asian Community Development (AACD…

Read More G-20 Summit: Indian community lauds Modi’s invitation to Tinubu
Posted in General

Ogun emerges overall winner at 16th INAC Expo

Ogun has emerged the overall winner at the 16th International Arts and Craft Expo (INAC) held in Abuja.

Chief Olusegun Runsewe, Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), organiser of the expo made the announcement at the closin…

Read More Ogun emerges overall winner at 16th INAC Expo
Posted in General

FCTA clarifies crushing of impounded commercial motorcycles

The Directorate of Road Traffic Services (DRTS), Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), says the crushing of impounded commercial motorcycles popularly known as “Okada” was in line with the provisions of the law.

Mrs Deborah Osho, the Head…

Read More FCTA clarifies crushing of impounded commercial motorcycles
Posted in General

CSO wants FG to revive Abuja Carnival

The Centre for Transparency Advocacy (CTA) has called on the Federal Government to revive the annual Abuja Carnival which has not been held for some years now.

Executive Director, Centre for Transparency Advocacy (CTA) Ms Faith Nwadishi, made the c…

Read More CSO wants FG to revive Abuja Carnival
Posted in General

Wike to inaugurate resurfacing, rehabilitation of 135 roads in Abuja

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mr Nyesom Wike, will inaugurate the resurfacing and rehabilitation of 135 roads on Sept. 11 as parts of efforts to improve road infrastructure in the FCT.

The Director of Press, Office of the Mini…

Read More Wike to inaugurate resurfacing, rehabilitation of 135 roads in Abuja