Abiola Ajimobi calls for state police

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has called for the establishment of state police to curb crime in the country. Ajimobi made the call at the inauguration of the Oyo State Safe City Control Centre aimed at improving the security network in the state. “As important as concepts such as democracy is, go around the […]

Diamond Bank partners Facebook to support young entrepreneurs

Diamond Bank Plc in collaboration with Facebook and Affrinolly is set to project Nigeria’s young entrepreneurs to the digital world. Addressing journalists, Area Manager, Ikeja branch of Diamond Bank Plc, Chigozie Onyecha, said Diamond Bank believes in small and medium enterprises. Onyecha said it was the reason the bank in partnership with the named firms […]

NEMA receives 193 Nigerians from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 193 stranded Nigerians from Libya. Mr Segun Afolayan, Acting Zonal Coordinator, NEMA, South West Zone, confirmed the development to the newsmen on Friday in Lagos. Afolayan said the Nigerians arrived at the Cargo Wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos at 8.32pm on […]

EU, ECOWAS commend Nigeria’s fight against Boko Haram

State House/Facebook The European Union (EU) and ECOWAS rose from the 22nd ECOWAS-EU political meeting on Friday, commending Nigeria for the progress made in the fight against Boko Haram. The two organisations made the commendation in a communique released at the end of the meeting on in Abuja. The meeting which was at the ministerial […]

UNICEF: Why Nigerians engage in open defecation

Pool Photo A water and sanitation expert, Mr Pius Eno, has traced the practice of open defecation among Nigerians to lack of access to water and sanitation facilities. He said the practice, which is the major cause of contaminated water, has led to the outbreak of diarrhoea, cholera, dysentery, typhoid, gastyronomical disorder, among other delibitating […]

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US consulate grant program gives $453, 568 to 45 Nigerian civic organisations

From January 2018 till date, the United States Consulate General in Lagos has awarded $453, 568 to 45 individuals, non-government organizations (NGOs), and academic institutions. The grants support a variety of worthwhile projects in the areas of human rights, transparency in government, freedom of the media, empowerment of women and youth, health, education, entrepreneurship, and […]