• MMM-Nigeria Splashes N2.5m On Orphans, Vulnerable In Plateau

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    MMM-Nigeria, a community of mutual financial aid and donations, in collaboration with Kids with a Vision Foundation (K-WAVF), yesterday, launched skills acquisition programme for orphans and vulnerable children in Jos. The project tagged, “Life Empowerment Programme” was launched to expand the capacity of the K-WAVF Orphanage as it marks 10 years anniversary. The facilities and…

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    Nigerian Diaspora Significant Force In Socioeconomic Development – Minister

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    The minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama has said that Nigeria’s huge Diaspora potentials must be harnessed through targeted policy, for national development. The minister said this, yesterday, at a one day multi-stakeholders validation seminar on the proposed National Policy on Diaspora Matters. In a remark, delivered by the permanent secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs,…

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    Diaspora Criminals Should Pay The Penalty – Hon Dabiri

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    The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora Matters, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa has said that any Nigerian in Turkey or anywhere in the world, who commits crime, should face the penalty. Hon Dabiri said this, yesterday, when the Turkish Ambassador to Nigeria, Hakan Cakil, paid her a courtesy visit at her…

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  • Groups Shutdown NASS, Makes 8 Point Demand For Truce

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    Uneasy calm trailed the activities at the National Assembly complex on Tuesday, following the barricading of the main entrance by groups led by Charles Oputa, aka, Charley Boy and ‘OCCUPYUNLTD.’ The protesters who began their procession from the popular ‘Unity Fountain,’ arrived at the NASS main gate at a few minutes before noon, when the…

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  • Spending: Charley Boy, Group Set To Occupy NASS, Others

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    The popular Nigerian celebrity, Charles Oputa, aka, Charley Boy, in conjunction with #OccupyUNLIMITED & Be The Change Org has concluded arrangement to occupy the National Assembly, RMDFC and other state institutions that are engaged in wasteful spending of public resources. The groups disclosed this on Friday at a press briefing in Abuja. According to Charley…

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    US 2016: Clinton, Trump And Dicey Road To White House

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    The race for who succeeds President Barack Obama, which began in February, climaxed yesterday, with the former secretary of state, senator and first lady, Hillary Rodham Clinton, squaring it out, with the New York, billionaire, estate developer, Donald J. trump, in a ‘too close to call’ president election. The race began with the Parties presidential…

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    NNPC: Unions Threaten To Down-Tools At Warri Refinery

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    The Executive Committee of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association (PENGASSAN) and its sister union, NUPENG, have given an ultimatum to the management of Warri Refining and Petrochemical Company (WRPC) to desist from subjecting workers of the refinery to untold hardship. This was contained in an internal memo titled “Use of Personal Funds…

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