Miss Indigeneous Africa Takes Advocacy Against Drug Abuse To FCT Schools

…Tasks govt on provision of rehabilitation centers Miss Indigenous Africa (2018/2019) Beauty Queen, Mary Mary Onokome Obadofin, has taken campaign against drug abuse to schools in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT. Obadofin who went with her team to Terrigem Toyal Excel Academy, Jahi, Abuja Municipal Area Council, FCT, said the rate at which drugs are abused by Nigerians, particularly young people including secondary school students is very worrisome and unacceptable. She further stated that the essence of her visit to the school was basically to enlighten the students on the…

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SING FOUNDATION TO EMPOWER TWENTY THOUSAND YOUTH WITH SKILLS UNDER IT’S CODE 3 PROJECT

A non-government organization, Save Ijaw Nation Group, SING Foundation, which works in the Niger Delta region to promote sustainable development through youth involvement, good governance and environmental justice, has concluded plans to  kick off a test-run of its Code 3 Project, which aims to skill up over twenty thousand Niger Delta youth in four years, in the area of ICT and employability skills. The programme which is targeted at building the human capacity in the region, using a catch-them-young approach is targeted at children below the age of 15 in…

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The C-in-C and competence test of his chiefs

By Karen Goulding It is not news that as President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari also doubles as the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. What is, however, the news is that fact that some individuals and organizations either by commission or omission do not know that it is the prerogative of the President to choose those to work with and not the court of public opinion. In areas as critical as the security sector, the court of public opinion should not be the…

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ISWAP: US, Russian Presidents, British Prime Minister, others asked to save Nigeria from terrorists, track sponsors

The Centre for Counter-Terrorism and Preventive Diplomacy has called on world powers to support Nigeria in her counter-terror campaign with sophisticated technology to track financiers and sponsors of terrorists’ activities in the country. The centre made this call in an experts’ opinion/report on the threat posed by Boko Haram/ISWAP to Nigeria and the fringes of the Lake Chad region. The report also gave a detailed account on various atrocities committed by ISIS against humanity ranging from threats to women and children to economic threats to the people of Nigeria The…

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