NEMA: Understanding The Samaritan In Maihaja

By David Onmeje “We instinctively tend to limit for whom we exert ourselves. We do it for people like us, and for people whom we like. Jesus will have none of that. By depicting a Samaritan helping a Jew, Jesus could not have found a more forceful way to say that anyone at all in need – regardless of race, politics, class, and religion – is your neighbour. Not everyone is your brother or sister in faith, but everyone is your neighbour, and you must love your neighbour.” -Timothy Keller…

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Protesters demand the reinstatement of sacked FIIRO DG.

A civil rights organisation, the Coalition of Civil Society Groups in Nigeria, on Wednesday embarked on a solemn protest to the Ministry of Science and Technology in Abuja protesting against the sack of the former acting Director General of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi FIIRO Lagos, Dr Chima Igwe. The protesters described the sack as illegal. The Chairman of the coalition, Comrade Ayodeji Emmanuel, who led others while speaking at entrance of the Ministry called on the Minister of Science and technology, Dr Ogbonaya Onu to immediately relieve…

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C’RIVER GOVT TO STRENGTHEN LGA SYSTEM FOR BENEFIT OF RURAL DWELLERS

The Cross River State government has charged all local government administrators in the state to derive measures in strengthening the local government as the third tiers of government and closest to the people. This was made known by the honourable commissioner for Local Government Affairs, Hon. Mrs Stella Oreme Odey on an inspection visit to Odukpani Local government Area. The commissioner has visited Calabar Municipal, Calabar South, Akpabuyo, Biase, Akamkpa, and Odukpani LGAs so far, and same message of strengthening the local government system, revenue generation in order to execute…

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