Author: Samson Ojeniran

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Zamfara State Government has commended the Institute of Disaster Management and Safety Science, IDMSS for the capacity building of disaster managers in Nigeria. The Commissioner for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Fa’ika Ahmad, gave the commendation during the Fellow Award at the IDMSS/ACCPN Induction and Training On Global Disaster Crisis: Climate Change Perspectives, […]

The Zamfara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has conducted its Ward Congresses to elect a new leadership of the party in the 147 wards across the 14 local government areas of the state. The PDP National Headquarters in Abuja had sent 5-man Ward Congresses Electoral Committee for the exercise. The exercise was […]

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has condemned the attack on the Medium Security Custodial Centre in Jos on Sunday when gunmen stormed the facility in large numbers with sophisticated weapons. Governor Lalong while condemning the unfortunate incident however praised the gallantry of officers and men of the Custodial Centre who rose to the occasion to […]

An unspecified number of Bandits who attacked the Jos Correctional centre on Sunday are trapped inside the facility. Francis Enobore, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the service disclosed this in a statement while giving an update on the incident. According to Enabore, although they gained entrance to the yard, they were, however, trapped within […]

Land and air component troops of the Joint Task Force in North-East Nigeria, Operation Hardin Kai have killed several Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province, ISWAP terrorists in an encounter at forwarding Operating Base in Gajiram Nganzai Local Government Area of Borno State. A statement by Army spokesperson, Brigadier-General Onyema Nwachukwu says, the […]

The Katsina State Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Mohammed Bello, has warned criminal elements and bandits terrorizing the state, to turn a new leaf, or face stiff resistance by his officers and men. He said this is in their effort to fight all forms of crimes and criminality. The command said […]

The President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Ayuba Wabba Says the working class will not accept the astronomical hike in prices of cooking gas, amidst biting economic challenges. Wabba was speaking in Abuja at the public presentation of research findings on violence and harassment at workplaces, jointly conducted by the NLC and the American Labour […]

The Federal Government says it is considering stricter sanctions for companies involved in oil spillage in the Niger Delta region of the country. Minister of State, Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, said this on Thursday at the weekly ministerial press briefing organized by the presidential communication team at the presidential villa, Abuja,. She explained that her ministry […]

There is heightened outcry among natives of the communities of Nembe local government Council area of Bayelsa State as the oil spill at the Santa Barbara well head belonging to AITEO hits three weeks since it occurred without hope of checking the attendant pollution. Our reporter who visited the site of the spill reports that […]

Cross River State and the Federal Government have agreed to work together to achieve food security in the country. The agreement was reached at a one day workshop organised by the federal ministry of agriculture and natural resources for the Six states of the south-south region in response to the increasing demand for closing the […]

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