Senate seeks independent budgetary provision for NiDCOM
The Senate has called for an independent budgetary provision for the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) by separating its budget from the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Chairman, Senate Committee on Diaspora and Non Governmental Organisations, Victor Umeh made the call on Monday in Abuja, while presenting budget defence report of the committee before the […]
FG arrests Uyo lawyer seen beating wife in viral video
The police have arrested 55-year-old Uyo based lawyer, Ekere Sunday Ubong, who was seen beating and kicking his wife in a viral video. Minister of Women Affairs, Uju Kennedy-Ohaneye, made this known while briefing the press on the development yesterday in Abuja. She said President Bola Tinubu has zero tolerance for any form of sexual […]
Gov. Fintiri lauds Court of Appeal’s decision upholding his election
Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has lauded the judiciary for ensuring that justice was served in the appeal filed against him by Sen. Aishatu Binani, APC governorship candidate in the state. Mr Humwashi Wonosikou, Chief Press Secretary to the governor in a statement on Monday in Yola, said the appeal was for the 2023 Adamawa […]
My mission in FAAN — New MD
The new Managing Director, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Mrs Olubunmi Kuku, on Monday assured aviation sector stakeholders of excellent service delivery and blockage of waste in the agency. A statement on Monday by Mrs Faithful Hope-Ivbaze, Acting Director, Public Affairs and Consumer Protection, quoted Kuku as saying this during a meeting in Lagos. […]
FG arrests Uyo lawyer seen beating wife in viral video
OPBarrister Ubong with battered wife. Federal government has arrested 55 year old Uyo base lawyer, Ekere Sunday Ubong, who was seen beating and kicking his wife in a viral video. Minister of women affairs, Barrister Uju Kennedy-Ohaneye, made this known while briefing the press on the development yesterday in Abuja. She said that the government […]
GBV: ICWWA urges concrete actions to eliminate all forms of gender violence in Nigeria
The International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS West Africa (ICWWA), has stressed the need for concrete actions to prevent and eliminate all forms of gender violence in the country. ICWWA also called for investments in community-led response towards ending gender based violence (GBV) as it relates to HIV in Nigeria. Speaking at the event […]
Police confirm another case of abducted children in Abia
The Abia Police Command has confirmed Saturday’s alleged abduction of four underaged children in Umuahia by their unidentified female neighbour. The incident happened barely three weeks after the alleged disappearance of four schoolchildren of the same parents in Umuda Community, a suburb of Umuahia. The command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Maureen Chinaka, confirmed the […]
Senate advocates independent budgetary provision for NIDCOM
The Senate has advocated an independent budgetary provision for Nigerians in the Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, by separating its budget from the Federal
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