Kaduna:Commission PHC to reduce child, maternal deaths, community urges govt

The residents of Unguwar-Jatau community, on the outskirts of Kaduna metropolis, have appealed to the state government to open an already built Primary Health Care centre (PHC) in the area, earlier abandoned for three years, to reduce maternal and infant mortality in the community. In an interview with Journalists, in Kaduna, on Saturday, Mr Musa… Continue reading Kaduna:Commission PHC to reduce child, maternal deaths, community urges govt

Okowa to inaugurates Teachers’ centre, FRSC training School in February

Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (5th right), Chief Lawrence Osiegbu (3rd right), and others during the Governor’s inspection of the Teachers Professional Development Centre and the Road Safety Training School at Owa Alero, Ika North East LGA. Delta  State Governor  Dr.Ifeanyi Okowa on Saturday said the Teachers Professional Development Centre and the Federal Road Safety… Continue reading Okowa to inaugurates Teachers’ centre, FRSC training School in February

Makinde, Igboho cross swords

By Paul Ade-Adeleye   On Friday, Yoruba Gestapo commander, Sunday Adeyemo, otherwise known as Sunday Igboho, was at Ibarapa in Oyo State with a huge crowd of followers in defiance of the state governor, and spoke many assuring words to the people. His aim had been to totally banish Hausa/Fulani herdsmen from the state and… Continue reading Makinde, Igboho cross swords

Woman strikes husband to death with shoe heel in Delta

 Elo Edremoda, Warri   A yet-to-be identified woman on Saturday morning struck her husband to death with the heel of her shoe in Ugbuwangue community, Warri, Delta State. The deceased, identified as Etsebanghanro Ighomi, was a father of two children, information on his Facebook page suggests. It was gathered that the incident occurred close to… Continue reading Woman strikes husband to death with shoe heel in Delta

After Cicero

Prologue Twenty eight years after a significant section of the Yoruba political elite played a lead role in the national tragedy that led to the murder of MKO Abiola, politics among the children of Oduduwa has remained as bitter and as divisive as ever. From all indications, the hyenas and political vultures are warming up… Continue reading After Cicero

Legendary American talk show host Larry King, dies at 87

Agency Reporter   The broadcast industry on Saturday paid tribute to Larry King as news broke of the death of the radio and television personality whose breezy and conversational interviews with celebrities and world leaders made him a broadcasting icon for nearly half a century. He was aged 87. The cause of his death was… Continue reading Legendary American talk show host Larry King, dies at 87

Afolayan scores debut goal as West Ham cruise into FA Cup fifth round

Oladapo Afolayan marked his West Ham debut with a goal as the Hammers crushed into the FA Cup fifth round with a thumping win over Doncaster Rovers. The 23-year-old’s goal soon after his introduction as a substitute capped a 4-0 win, in a game that West Ham dominated from the moment Pablo Fornals opened the… Continue reading Afolayan scores debut goal as West Ham cruise into FA Cup fifth round

IFAD charges world leaders to increase investment to assist small-scale farmers adapt to climate change

To mobilise $500m in tackling threats to food security As climate change’ll push 140 million people to migrate by 2050 By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja The International Fund Agricultural Development, IFAD, on Saturday, charged world leaders to increase investment to assist small-scale farmers to adapt to climate change, especially as the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps across… Continue reading IFAD charges world leaders to increase investment to assist small-scale farmers adapt to climate change