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University don tasks media on rural areas coverage

If 70 per cent of the nation’s population live in the rural communities then the media must ensure their effective coverage of them rather...

FG urged to empower IDPs with skills

The Community Development and Welfare of the Less Privileged Initiative (COWEPI), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has called on the Federal Government to avail Internally...

Undergraduate jailed for hawking petrol in Abuja

  A Lugbe Grade 1 Area Court in Abuja on Wednesday sentenced a 23-year old undergraduate, Williams Francis to three months imprisonment for hawking petrol.Francis,...

Man, 30, in court for raping 28-year old lady

A 30-year-old man, Odion Igiogbe, was on Wednesday docked before an Egor Magistrates' Court in Benin over the alleged rape of a 28-year-old woman. The...

Nigeria’s Shi’ite and a ticking time bomb- By-Prince Charles Dickson

With the killings of almost a thousand people in Zaria, Northwest of Nigeria, President Muhammad Buhari is said to have gone to Saudi Arabia...

30-year old unemployed man jailed for stealing

A 30-year-old unemployed Samuel Joseph has been sentenced to two months’ imprisonment by a Wuse Zone 2 Chief Magistrates' Court in Abuja for assault...

3 remanded for alleged homicide in Benue

A Makurdi Magistrate court has on Tuesday remanded three persons in prison custody for alleged culpable homicide and causing grievous hurt. The defendants, Abraham Uor,...

Make petrol available and control its price, NURTW urges FG

The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) Niger State Chapter has called on the Federal Government to make petrol available at the approved...

Equality bill; Nigeria of the twenty-first century is backward, activist says

The Executive Director of an NGO, Women, Law and Development Centre Nigeria (WLDCN), Dr Keziah Awosika, on Monday urged the Senate to re-present the...

USAID takes its advocacy drive to Uyo

As part of effort to enhance working relations with partners in 2016, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), on Monday, said that...
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