Bayelsa MHWUN Laments Unfair, Discriminatory Labour Practices In Health Sector
The Leadership of the Bayelsa State chapter of Medical & Health Workers Union of Nigeria, (MHWUN) on Tuesday bemoaned  unfair labour practices at  Federal and State government health institutions affecting the welfare of it’s members. They said that although they were acknowledged as front line workers and heroes during... Read more
First Bank Partners LSETF To Offer Funding At Attractive Interest Rate To Low-Private Schools In Lagos
First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion se]rvices provider, has announced its partnership with Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) in a matching fund scheme.  The scheme aims to cushion the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on low-cost private schools by ensuring lending at an attractive interest rate. The... Read more
Late Justice Karibi-Whyte, An Epitome Of Integrity- Wike
Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has described late Justice Godwin Karibi-Whyte as an epitome of unshakable integrity, civility and dignity. Governor Wike stated this Saturday during the funeral service of the late legal icon at Saint Augustine’s Anglican Church, Abonnema in Degema Local Government Area. The Governor who... Read more
Council Picks 2021 Date for Maris Public Lecture
The Maris Trust Council (MTC), has fixed Wednesday, March 31, 2021 for the annual Maris Public Lecture, which could not hold this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement by the Secretary of the MTC, Comrade Fidelis Egugbo, disclosed that the new date was approved at a virtual... Read more
Smart Money Woman: FirstBank Partners Arese, Unveils TV Series Of The Award-winning Book
First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its partnership with Arese Ugwu for the TV adaptation of her best seller, Smart Money Woman. The weekly show – in its first season – is billed to premiere on Africa Magic Showcase on Wednesday, 23rd September 2020 at 9:30pm. The Smart... Read more
USCIRF Urges Administration To Increase Refugee Resettlement Ceiling
Washington, DC – The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) today reiterated its recommendation that the U.S. government commit to resettling 95,000 vulnerable refuges in the United States in Fiscal Year (FY) 2021, including survivors of religious persecution. For each new fiscal year, which starts on October... Read more
Nigeria’s COVID-19  Death Toll Hits 1,100 As NCDC Announces 195 New Cases
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 195 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Monday. According to the agency, the new infection takes the total number of confirmed cases in the country... Read more
Edo Election: NSCDC Deploys Additional 1,998 Special Force For Poll
The Commandant General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps “NSCDC”, Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, has approved the deployment of an additional 1,998 special force of the Corps for Edo Election. This information was disclosed by his media assistant, Ekunola Gbenga, the CG urged them to be apolitical and “resist any financial... Read more
RSG Redeems N30m Bounty Pledge On Bobosky
The Rivers State Government has redeemed its promise of N30 million bounty to anyone with useful information that will lead to the arrest of the notorious criminal, Bobosky. Governor Nyesom Wike was represented by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr. Tammy Danagogo. at the presentation of a cheque... Read more
Travails Of A Good Citizen And Priest
Hard to believe but true in the Nigeria of the 21st century under different tiers of  government whose duty it is to provide and maintain amenities including  good roads. But a Catholic priest of the Port Harcourt Diocese has taken the task of working on a bad road in... Read more