SING FOUNDATION COMMEMORATES WORLD MENSTRUAL HYGIENE DAY

The SING Foundation, a non-profit organization, working in the areas of youth involvement, good governance and environmental justice, collaborated with Education As A Vaccine (EVA) to conduct educational outreach programme to female students of secondary school age in commemoration of world menstrual hygiene day. The world menstrual hygiene day which is held on 28th of may every year, brings attention to issues around menstruation, through education to remove the myths that have come to be associated with menstruation in societies. The one day outreach programme was held at the Government…

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$2millon arms probe: Concerned Nigerians want house of reps report on probe panel released

Some group of concerned Nigerians have demanded for an holistic probe into the activities of the Presidential Committee on Audit of Defence Equipment Procurement from 2007 to 2015. They also want all those found culpable brought to book. The convener of the group, Princess Ajibola at a press conference in Abuja today said as a civil society organisation that demands accountability from government to the governed, the group is sad with the Committee of Public Safety, National Security and Intelligence of the Federal House of Representatives for the way and…

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The answered question

In 2015 when the state was gearing up for its gubernetorial elections, everyone was curious to see who will suceed the good comerade. A series of names were called and all with solid political backgrounds. The biggest question was “WHO CAN TAKE THE GREAT EDO STATE FORWARD?” We all brought out the CV’s of potential candidates to assess the capacity.The Comerade took the state by surprise when he chose Godwin Obaseki. The leader of the states Economic Team. this sent the ruling APC into a frenzy. The party was shocked…

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BENUE APC COMMENDS FINANCE MINISTER OVER APPOINTMENT OF PAUL ELLA AS MEDIA AIDE

The Benue State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has commended the Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, for appointing Benue indigene as her Special Adviser on Media and Communications. The APC Chairman of the state, Comrade Abba Yaro, who gave the commendation today in a letter written to the minister in Abuja, particularly commended the minister for appointing Mr. Paul Ella Abechi as her Special Adviser on Media and Communications. Yaro however lauded the minister’s efforts in the prudent management of the nation’s finances which he said…

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AMAC Chair Constitutes Cabinet, Appoints Cross River Born Bravo As Supervisory Councillor

The Executive Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Hon. Abdullahi Adamu Candido on Friday constitutes his cabinet and reappointes Hon Gabriel Oluohu Bravo as Supervisory Councillor for Environment. The AMAC Executive Chairman, who took his oath of office for another term of three years on Monday, May 20, hit the ground running with the appointment of his cabinet members and advisers. The reappointment of Hon Bravo as a Supervisory Councillor was received with wide jubilation by supporters and close watchers of activities in AMAC. It would be recalled that the…

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Minister Of Finance Inaugurates Steering Committee For Project Lighthouse

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed on Friday in Abuja, inaugurated the Steering Committee for “Project Lighthouse” targeted at boosting the revenue drive of the nation’s economy. In a statement by the Minister’s Special Adviser on Media and Communications, Mr Paul Ella Abechi, the Steering Committee for the laudable project will be chaired by the Minister of Finance and the deputy-chair will be the Permanent Secretary, Special Duties at the Ministry, Dr MK Dikwa. The Presidential Initiatives for Continuous Audit (PICA) and Department of Technical Services at the…

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NGO Calls For Mandatory Prostate Cancer Screening In All Public Hospitals

Project PINK BLUE (PPB), a cancer fighting Non-Govermental Organization has called on the Federal Government, state and local government to make prostrate cancer screening mandatory for men in all public hospitals across the country as research has shown that 15 men die every day from prostrate cancer in Nigeria. This call was made by the Executive Director, Runcie Chidebe, at the official launch of the ‘2019 Men on Blue prostrate cancer intervention’ recently in Abuja while addressing a press conference on a research on Prostrate Cancer Awareness, Health Behaviour and…

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SANTUSCOM AGRO HUB AND SUSTAINABLE AGRO ALLIED WEALTH CREATION

THE COMPANY Incorporated in 2010 to make impact in cash cropping and agro allied services, Santuscom Agro – hub is a symbol of the group’s commitment to the agricultural sector of the Nigerian economy which remains the main stay of the generality of Nigerians. Santuscom Agro Hub is a solely Nigerian company with corporate head office in Abuja. The company is involved in the production and packaging of farm products and processing of agro-allied products so as to assist in the growth of the agricultural sector of the Nigerian economy.…

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Finance Minister Gets Certificate Of Compliance On IDEC Project

…Portal’ll block over N2 trillion revenue leakages As part of her commitment to block leakages and improve the revenue base of the country, the Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, has received the Full Business Case Certificate of Compliance for the Import Duty Exemption Certificate (IDEC) project from the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC). According to a statement by the Special Adviser to the Minister of Finance on Media and Communications, Mr Paul Ella Abechi, the certificate of compliance was presented to the minister by the Director-General/CEO of ICRC,…

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Why Wike is Chasing Shadows

By Idoko Ainoko Anyone seeking to understand the concept of a tortured soul only needs to pay close attention to Rivers State Governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, whose every action in recent days seems to provoke his demons instead of pacifying them. Yet, Wike knows the solution to his problems, he has to stop chasing shadows and focus on the reality, the reality that he is fighting a lost war of attrition. He sowed the wind and he is now reaping the whirlwind, physically and politically. That he is today the…

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