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By Tordue Salem, Abuja
The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Ndudi Elumelu congratulates the Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on his well-deserved victory as the Chairman of the South-South Governors’ Forum.
The Minority Leader noted that the choice of the Delta State Governor by his South-South colleagues, is reassuring, as an unprecedented boost to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as well as for the collective benefit of the people of the region and the nation at large.
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In a statement, Rep. Elumelu described Governor Okowa … >>> Read Full Story
The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor, has decried the spate of killings across the country.
The Bishop made a call for the establishment of local and state security organs to tackle security challenges in all parts of the country.
Bishop Ezeokafor made the call in a homily he delivered recently, during the burial Mass of late Mrs Rebecca Mgboye Amatu (mother of the Catholic Bishop of Okigwe Diocese, Most Rev Solomon Amatu), at St Simon’s Catholic Church, Ukpo, Anambra State.
He said there was urgent need for local security apparatus in all the six regions and the 36 states of Nigeria … >>> Read Full Story
Oba Kamorudeen Ishola Animashaun
The Oloja of Epe Land, Oba Kamorudeen Ishola Animashaun has clocked 20 years on the throne and he is celebrating it in style.
A statement issued by Hon. Abiodun Tobun on Monday, said the family and the entire people of Epe Township, wished to inform the public that Oba Animashaun is celebrating his 20th anniversary on the throne.
According to him, events line up for the anniversary included a week-long programme, beginning from from Monday, 17th February, with a Medical Mission.
“Tuesday, 18th February, Football Match, follow by symposium, Wednesday, 19th February, Traditional and Cultural day, Thursday, 20th February, Community Party, … >>> Read Full Story
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By Luminous Jannamike
National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has raised the alarm that Nigeria is facing an intense state of drug insecurity, warning that the situation may worsen if urgent attention was not paid to local manufacturing of drugs in the country.
NAFDAC’s Director-General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, stated this on Monday while announcing the agency’s readiness to host the third African Medicine Quality Forum (AMQF) meeting in Abuja.
According to her, efforts to abate the current uncertainties trailing Nigeria’s drug situation may fail, if China is unable to contain the spread … >>> Read Full Story
The peaceful atmosphere of Ogbagi-Akoko in Akoko North-West Local Government Area of Ondo State was on Monday disturbed following the gruesome killing of a 70-old-year woman.
DAILY POST reports that the body of the grandmother, identified as Sidikak Jimoh was discovered by her neighbours where her assailants suspected to be ritualists dumped her, with vital organs missing.
The death of the victim has continued to create fear among residents of Akoko over the upsurge in ritual killings within the axis.
Similar incidents had earlier been reported in Akoko communities like Ikare, Ugbe, and Arigidi Akoko with the suspected ritualists yet to be nabbed.
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More than 48 hours after, abductors have remained quiet over two persons captured at the weekend in Calabar, Cross River state.
Dr David Ugwu, an Associate Professor with University of Calabar, was abducted at his home on Friday evening, while Mr Morris Archibong, a Staff of Cross River Newspaper Corporation, was kidnapped on his way home on Saturday.
Prof. Ugwu was picked up by gunmen at his residence at Second Transformer in Atimbo while watering flowers in his compound after his abductors shot into the air to scare residents.
A witness, Mrs Iquo Etim, said the gunmen came in, shooting in the air, before taking … >>> Read Full Story
Kindly Share This Story:Africa Re-branding Initiated – Content Producers in Africa to Converge in Accra Ghana
The Africa Chamber of Content Producers is a body set up to spark a movement of change by re-thinking, re-discovering and re-branding Africa’s outlook through the creation of positive and responsible contents to change the narrative of Africa by sharing true values, history, culture and heritage of Africa and her people.
Through shared inspiration to set Africa on the landscape of growth, development, and progress with contents that sustain and promote our way of life, the Africa chamber of content producers have been established to provide quality control systems … >>> Read Full Story