Worried at the reported unhealthy conditions of the Internally displaced persons in various camps across the country, President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has called on well-meaning Nigeria to rise up to the occasion and assist government in ameliorating the situation in IDPs camps.
FRIDAY OBOH, Sokoto
Dignitaries across Nigeria Saturday continued to condole the family of late Alhaji Umaru Shinkafi who died in a London Hospital.
….illegal caretaker committee has been dissolved – Ugochukwu
OBAJI AKPET, Calabar
The crisis rocking the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, at the weekend took a different turn as chairmen of the guild across the country gathered in Calabar to decide the way forward for and an end to the age long dispute. The guild, while condemning the activities of some members, reaffirmed Ibinabo Fiberesima as the legitimate national president of the guild.
Two men that assaulted marshals of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) while on duty in Lagos on Sunday 3rd of July, 2016 were on Friday July 8, 2016 arraigned before a Magistrate Court in Lagos and are presently being remanded in prison.
JERUSALEM — Egypt’s foreign minister arrived in Israel on Sunday — the first such high-level visit in nearly a decade — saying that he had come to promote the “vision” of his boss, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, to help rejuvenate the moribund peace process between the Israelis and the Palestinians.
Hundreds of protesters were arrested across the country and 21 cops injured in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Saturday night as demonstrations continued nationwide over police violence.
CLEVELAND — Same-sex marriage and transgender rights are emerging as points of serious strain between social conservatives and moderates who are trying to shape the Republican platform, reviving a festering cultural dispute as thousands of party activists and delegates prepare for their convention.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — President Barack Obama on Saturday rejected any notion that the past week’s stunning violence signals a return to racial brutality of a dark past, saying that as painful as the killings of police and black men were, “America is not as divided as some have suggested.”
Lagos (AFP) – Boko Haram gunmen stormed a town in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state near the border with Cameroon killing seven people, resident said Saturday, while the army reported two soldiers died as well as 16 Islamists.