Tag Archives: Nigerians

IG solicits support of Nigerians to tackle insecurity

Ibrahim Idris, Inspector-General of Police (IGP) The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has once again solicited the cooperation of Nigerians in order to tackle the insecurity challenge in the country. Idris made the call in his address of welcome

Nigerians advised against anti-menstruation beliefs

Sanitary pad A Medical practitioner, Dr Kelechi Okoro, has advised Nigerians to shun archaic and religious beliefs that made women to feel they were unclean and unworthy when menstruating. Okoro, the Medical Officer at the Kogi Government House Clinic, gave

Eid-el-Kabir: Niger Gov Urges Nigerians To Embrace Farming

Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger on Saturday advised citizens of the state to embrace farming to improve the country’s food security. Source link

Sensitise Nigerians On Managing Dementia: Expert Urges FG

Mrs Kikelomo Edwards, an Alzheimer Disease International Ambassador for WHO, African Region, has called on the Federal Government to sensitise Nigerians on effective ways to manage dementia. Source link

It’s Unconstitutional For Military To Monitor Nigerians On Social Media – Lawyer

Clement Nwankwo A legal practitioner and rights activist, Mr Clment Nwankwo, says it is unconstitutional for the Nigerian Military to monitor Nigerians on the social media. Nwankwo believes such move clearly violates the law that sets up the military, stating

Order Military To Stop Monitoring Nigerians On Social Media, SERAP Tells Buhari

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to instruct the military to stop monitoring activities of Nigerians on the social media. In an open letter written to the president, the group expressed concern over what

I Am Grateful To Nigerians – Aisha Buhari

Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, has expressed gratitude to Nigerians for prayers offered for the recovery of her husband. She made this known on Monday in a tweet after the President’s return from the UK where he was undergoing

Southern monarchs to Sultan: Nigerians want full restructuring, opposing it unfair

OLUFEMI ATOYEBI, FEMI MAKINDE, KAMARUDEEN OGUNDELE, SIMON UTEBOR, ETIM EKPIMAH, PETER DADA, CHIDIEBUBE OKEOMA, and GIBSON ACHONU First-class traditional rulers across the southern parts of Nigeria have denounced the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar’s stance on restructuring, noting that

Dogara Joins Nigerians To Welcome President Buhari

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Yakubu Dogara, has joined millions of Nigerians to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari back to the country. Honourable Dogara on Saturday posted on his twitter handle, “We assure Mr President of our support and

Corruption Denies Nigerians Benefits Of Democracy – Osinbajo

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo says it is impossible to implement government policies or programmes with the level of corruption that has bedeviled Nigeria. According to him, no nation can survive the level of corruption witnessed by the nation

How Nigerians Spent N400bn On Bribe In One Year – NBS

The National Corruption Survey published by the National Bureau of Statistics has shown that Nigerians have spent about N400 billion on payment for bribe between June 2015 and June 2016. According to the report, almost one bribe is paid by every adult

Concerned Nigerians Group Suspends Protest After Attack

The Concerned Nigerians Group calling for the resignation and resumption of President Muhammadu Buhari will end its sit out today, a day after its members were attacked at the Wuse market in Abuja. A co-convener of the group, Charles Oputa

Concerned Nigerians Group Holds Last Sit-Out

The Concerned Nigerians Group calling for the resignation and resumption of President Muhammadu Buhari will end its sit out today, after its last protest holding at the Unity Fountain in Abuja. A co-convener of the group, Charles Oputa popularly called

Trending: Nigerians React To Attack On Charly Boy

Nigerians have taken to social media to react to the attack on Charly Boy and other members of the Concerned Nigerians group. The group which entered its 8th day of protests on Tuesday, demanding that the President, Muhammadu Buhari resumes