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Gov Ihedioha kicks-off 9.8bn Erosion Control Project at Urualla

—pays N500M counterpart fund The governor of Imo State, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha has flagged -off the Ezemazu Urualla Gully Erosion erosion control project at Urualla in Ideato North Local Government Council of Imo state. The project which costs Nine Billion, Nine Hundred and Eighty One Million, Seven Hundred and Sixty Five Thousand,Five Hundred and Fourteen Naira, Fourteen Kobo, (₦9,981,765,514.14), ...

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#Insurgency: NHRC, UNHCR build Nigeria Army’s Capacity on Human Rights Protection

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) have commenced a two-day training for the Nigeria Army on Human Rights and civil Protection during counter insurgency in the Northeast. Tony Ojukwu, the Executive Secretary, NHRC, represented by Mr Iheme Richmond, Assistant Director Investigation disclosed on Wednesday in Damaturu. He said that the war ...

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“Restoration of public confidence in governance is one of my priorities” – Gov. Ihedioha

The Executive Governor of Imo State, Rt Hon. Emeka Ihedioha has reiterated his mission to restore to the public confidence in governance while in the office. He stated this yesterday while addressing the pressmen in a media parley on his plans and programmes for the people of Imo state. According to him, “people of Imo state have lost confidence in ...

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#FireontheMixer2019: Raising Next Generation of Superstar DJs in Nigeria!

#FireontheMixer 2019 edition is here again bigger and better!! Are you an aspiring DJ? Have you been dreaming of a successful career in DJing or You are already a performing DJ but need a platform to project what your craft on a global level?? If yes to these above questions, Fire on the Mixer contest is for you! According to ...

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Alleged Rigging: Atiku presents Additional 26,175 Documents at Tribunal

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded general election has tendered additional 26,175 documents to prove his petition against President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in the February 23 poll. The documents were tendered by his lead counsel, Dr Levy Uzoukwu (SAN), at Friday’s proceedings of the hearing of the petition of Atiku and PDP against ...

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Agency wants Convicted Rapists Castrated!

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons and other related offences has expressed concern over the rising cases of rape and child abuse in the country. The body called for convicted rapist to be castrated. The NAPTIP Director-General, Julie Okah-Donli, said at a press conference in Abuja on Friday they would open a sex offenders register where ...

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Adamawa Gov, SFCG other advocates, make way for conflict prevention, sustainable peace

During a two-day high-profile conference in Yola, government officials, Search for Common ground (Search), the world’s largest dedicated peacebuilding organization, and a range of partners announced strong plans to address conflict in Adamawa State. Through the development of a 10-year Peacebuilding Roadmap, critical actors in Adamawa seek to institutionalize early warning, early response (EWER) processes and to foster a sustainable ...

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Nigerian IT genius Develops ‘The Middle’ a software to curb the spread of Internet Fraud

Mr Emmanuel Okoye, an ICT expert and software engineer, has developed a software application called ‘The Middle’ to help eradicate online fraud. Okoye, who holds a Master in Management Information System (MIS), designed ‘The Middle’ to solve increasing complaints about fake online transactions by consumers who make their purchases on the internet. Speaking with News Agency of Nigeria, Emmanuel Okoye, ...

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Tari Oba Oliver: a Ray of Hope for Bayelsa!

Bayelsa State has in the past eight years experienced impressive developmental growth considering her limited allocated resources; the state has grown in several areas that include healthcare, education, agriculture, infrastructure as well as human capital development, and maintaining this pace with key improvements in the development of human capital is paramount especially with fast moving technological advances. It is with ...

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VP’s office creating platforms for Ruga settlements – Miyetti Allah

The General Secretary of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, Baba Uthman Ngelzarma, says Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo’s office is helping the herdsmen to create Ruga settlements across the country. Ngelzerma boasted that when the programme has been successfully completed, Nigerians would fully enjoy the benefits of animal husbandry. The settlement secretary said this on Sunrise Daily, a programme ...

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