UNDP facilitates establishment of Lake Chad Basin Governors’ Forum For Regional Stabilization

Governors from countries in the Lake Chad Basin gathered in Maiduguri, the epicentre of the Boko Haram crisis, in Borno State of Nigeria, to discuss and agree on a framework for stabilizing, building peace and fostering sustainable development across the Basin. Diminishing water levels of the Lake Chad, shared by eight countries, has pushed an estimated 12% of the more ...

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Endemic rot uncovered in Kwara education sector, as Government schools have only one teacher

Kwara Must Change has uncovered another heart breaking and endemic rot in Kwara State education sector, particularly in Kwara North and Kwara South Senatorial District in which a whole school only has one staff, who functions as teacher, cleaner and head master/mistress. Our latest discovery signifies how unimportant the state government considers education in this part of the country. In ...

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‘If I die, Hold Rochas Okorocha Responsible’ — IfeanyiCy, Imo Blogger Raises Alarm

A popular blogger in Imo state, IfeanyiCy Njoku has raised an alarm after accusing Imo state government of trying to murder him. According to the reporter who is well known for criticizing Imo state government especially governor Rochas Okorocha, more than 15 hired thugs stormed Rockview Hotels in Owerri in search of him. Below is what he shared on Facebook; ...

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Ekweremadu: Why We Passed the #NotTooYoungtoRun Bill

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has explained that the National Assembly passed the constitution amendment bill, which sought to reduce the age qualification for various political offices in order to give the Nigerian youth their rightful place in the political leadership of the country. Ekweramadu spoke in Enugu on Friday while addressing the 7thEnugu State Annual ...

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Paradigm Initiative Demands End to Press Attacks

As the world celebrates World Press Freedom Day on May 3, 2018, Paradigm Initiative has called for an immediate end to the spate of attacks on the media in Africa. The celebration of the 2018 World Press Day comes at a time of increased press attacks across Africa, an unfortunate reality that is partly behind shrinking civic spaces in the ...

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FG policy: Ogun Customs reduces numbers of checkpoint

The Ogun State Area Command of the Nigerian Customs Service said on Wednesday that it has reduced the numbers of checkpoints manned by personnel of the service.   The New Controller of the command, Michael Ojobo Agbara, disclosed this to newsmen in Idiroko while parading the seizures made by the command in the last two weeks of his resumption into ...

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#WorldPressFreedomDay : President Buhari Charges Media on Fairness, Pledges non-interference

On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, observed every May 3, President Muhammadu Buhari pledges an unfettered environment for the media to do its work, but notes that responsibility is reciprocal, and journalists should be mindful of fairness, justice, and national interest at all times. Reflecting on this year’s theme; Keeping Power In Check: Media, Justice and The Rule ...

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#WorldBloggersDay: GPBN renews its commitments to maintain Professionalism in Blogging

Globally, May 2nd has been set aside as World Bloggers Day (WBD). A special day to celebrate all Bloggers irrespective of the niche they have carved for themselves within the Blogosphere.  Today, the positive impacts of Bloggers through their various platforms and niches such as news, lifestyles, Teaching, Photography, Vlogging, development amongst others cannot be overemphasized. These positive impacts cut ...

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Deeper Life Church Commissions Mega Hospital for all Nigerians!!

This turning point news would indeed prove wrong, several criticisms emanating from different quarters that Churches in Nigeria are out to milk their members dry and never to give back to the indigent citizens. Deeper Life Church, one of the biggest churches in Nigeria has done what many successive administrations in Nigeria could not do since its full attainments of ...

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Crisis looms as youths in Boki clashes over palm estate!

The inhabitants of Boki Local Government Area in Cross River State are presently living under serious tension as angry youths’ battle for the control of Borum Palm Estate. This unfortunate crisis, which began last year, has claimed the lives of many innocent people, destroyed properties and left many others traumatised. Reacting to the ugly incident, the chairman of Ochibe Boki, ...

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